Pappardelle Zucchini with Ginger Pesto

Pappardelle Zucchini with Ginger Pesto

Summery pesto zucchini pappardelle noods! obsessed with this pesto tossed with bursted tomatoes, corn and zucchini pappardelle (just an easy shred with a peeler and perfect if you don't have a spiralizer). See the full recipe below!

Pappardelle Zucchini with Ginger Pesto

Pappardelle Zucchini with Ginger Pesto

Ingredients

  • 4-5 zucchini, thinly sliced with a peeler

  • 1 cup mini cherry tomatoes, halved

  • 1 corn on the cob, removed from stalk

For the Pesto

  • 2 cups basil

  • 1⁄2 teaspoon minced ginger

  • 1 cup spinach

  • 1 tablespoon Califia Farms Unsweetened Almondmilk

  • 2 garlic cloves

  • 1/2 cup olive oil

  • juice of 1 lemon

  • 1/4th cup walnuts

  • Salt and pepper to taste

Directions

Make your pesto in a blender or food processor by mixing basil, ginger, spinach, almondmilk, garlic, oil, lemon juice, walnuts and salt and pepper. Blend well and set aside.

Next, peel your zucchini and cut your corn off the cob.

In a skillet with a drizzle of oil, heat up and burst your halved cherry tomatoes, mixing every few minutes for about 15-20 minutes. Add in your corn and stir. Next add in your “pasta”, pesto, mix well and cook down your zucchini noodles. Serve and enjoy!

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Pappardelle Zucchini with Ginger Pesto
Pappardelle Zucchini with Ginger Pesto

Jackfruit BBQ Sandwiches

Jackfruit BBQ Sandwiches

Summertime is upon us and all I'm thinking about are these saucy, shredded barbecue jackfruit sandwiches! an easy blend of spices and bbq sauce grilled with the jackfruit and then topped with a slaw on a toasted sesame bun. not sure whats better.

Jackfruit BBQ Sandwiches

Jackfruit BBQ Sandwiches

  • 2 cans jackfruit, drained, rinsed and dried

  • 1/3rd cup bbq sauce of your choice

  • 1 tablespoon Califia Farms unsweetened creamer

  • 1 teaspoon onion powder

  • 1/4th teaspoon chili powder

  • 1 tablespoon paprika

  • 1 shallot, minced

  • Salt + pepper to taste

  • Buns of your choice

For the Slaw

  • 1⁄2 cup purple and green cabbage 1⁄2 cup shredded carrots

  • 1/3rd cup vegan mayo

  • juice of 1 lime

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 bundle cilantro

Directions

Begin by making your slaw by thinly slicing your cabbage and carrots. In a bowl mix with cilantro, vegan mayo, lime and olive oil. Let it sit in the fridge while you finish up with the jackfruit.

Next, shred your jackfruit and heat a skillet with a drizzle of oil.

Add in your minced shallot. and stir for 1-2 minutes. Next, add your jackfruit and let it cook down and get a little crispy. Add your onion powder, chili powder, paprika, salt and pepper and bbq sauce. Mix well for 10 minutes.

Add in your creamer and mix until all the liquid is absorbed and the jackfruit is saucy and cooked through.

Toast your buns, top with your bbq jackfruit, slaw, cilantro, cover and serve!

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Jackfruit BBQ Sandwiches
Jackfruit BBQ Sandwiches

Vegan Vietnamese Noodle Salad

Vegan Vietnamese Noodle Salad

Say hello to this beautiful vietnamese noodle salad with a creamy peanut dressing! (vegan, too). mixed with crispy af tofu and also rice noodles + veg - this is seriously so refreshing. The dressing is made with peanut butter, lime juice, tamari (or soy sauce), sesame oil, sriracha, ginger and almondmilk, creamy + dreamy.

Vegan Vietnamese Noodle Salad
Vegan Vietnamese Noodle Salad

Vegan Vietnamese Noodle Salad

For The Tofu

  • 1 block tofu - cut into cubes

  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce

  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil

For the Salad

  • 3 carrots, thinly sliced

  • 3 cucumbers, thinly sliced

  • 1 head romaine

  • 1 bundle basil

  • 1 bundle cilantro

  • 2 cups rice noodles

  • 1/3rd cup bean sprouts

  • 1 avocado (optional)

For the Peanut Dressing

  • 1⁄4 cup peanut butter

  • 1 tablespoon Califia Farms unsweetened almondmilk

  • juice of 1 lime

  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce/tamari

  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil

  • 1 tablespoon Sriracha

  • 1 teaspoon ginger, finely minced

Directions

Heat a skillet with sesame oil and add in your cubed tofu. Let the tofu grill and get crispy on medium-high heat for about 10 minutes on each side. Once all sides are crispy, add your soy sauce and let it reduce and crisp even more for another 6-7 minutes. Set aside.

Make your peanut dressing by stirring peanut butter, almondmilk, lime juice, soy sauce, sesame oil, Sriracha and ginger. Set aside.

Prep your salad veggies by slicing your carrots, cucumbers, romaine, basil and cilantro. Next, cook your rice noodles according to the package instructions.

Finally, assemble your salad by adding all your veggie components, the noodles, the crispy tofu and drizzle on your peanut dressing. Mix well and enjoy!

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Vegan Vietnamese Noodle Salad
Vegan Vietnamese Noodle Salad
Vegan Vietnamese Noodle Salad

Burrito Bowl with Chipotle Lime Dressing

Burrito Bowl with Chipotle Lime Dressing

Burrito bowl with chipotle lime dressing! A black bean and quinoa mixture with spices like chili, garlic and cumin then tossed with romaine, avocado, corn, tomatoes and crunchy tortilla chips.

Not to mention a spicy chipotle dressing (which is def a new weeknight staple) blended up with chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, probiotic yogurt, oregano, garlic cloves, lime juice and dijon mustard. can you say yumz?

Burrito Bowl with Chipotle Lime Dressing

Burrito Bowl with Chipotle Lime Dressing

Black Bean & Quinoa Mixture

  • 1 tsp chili powder

  • 1 tsp garlic powder

  • 1 tsp cumin

  • 1 cup quinoa

  • 1 can black beans

  • 2 cups water

  • salt and pepper to taste

Chipotle Lime Dressing

  • 1 can chipotle pepper in adobo sauce

  • 1⁄2 cup Califia Farms Probiotic Yogurt

  • 3/4th tsp oregano

  • 3 garlic cloves

  • 1 lime juice

  • 1⁄2 tablespoon dijon mustard

  • salt and pepper taste

For the Bowl

tortilla strips, avocado, corn, tomatoes, romaine

Directions

To begin, make your dressing by placing your chipotle in adobo, yogurt, oregano, garlic, lime, dijon and salt and pepper in a blender or food processor. Blend until smooth and set aside.

In the meantime, cook your quinoa and add chili powder, garlic powder, cumin, salt and pepper and stir well. When the quinoa is cooked, add black beans and set aside.

Prep your salad by mixing with romaine, tomatoes, corn, avocado, tortilla strips and add in your quinoa. Mix well with the dressing and serve!

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Burrito Bowl with Chipotle Lime Dressing

Miso Sweet Potato & Avocado Roll

Miso Sweet Potato & Avocado Roll

I’ve been on a sushi kick lately (especially making it at home) and I'm lovin' this miso roasted sweet potato and avo sushi. It's a must try veg recipe.

What I also love about this recipe is that you can definitely mix and match with any veggies you love like asparagus, eggplant, anything your heart desires. :)

Miso Sweet Potato & Avocado Roll

Miso Sweet Potato & Avocado Roll

  • 2 avocados

  • 3-4 seaweed sheets

  • 1 teaspoon sesame seeds

  • 2 cups sticky rice

  • 1/2 tablespoon rice wine vinegar

  • 1/2 tablespoon salt

For the Sweet Potatoes

  • 3 tablespoons miso paste

  • 2 tablespoons Califia Farms Unsweetened Almondmilk

  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce/tamari

  • 2 tablespoons sesame oil

  • 3 sweet potatoes

Directions

Preheat your oven to 400 degrees. Peel and cut your sweet potatoes like fries. Mix with miso paste, almondmilk, soy sauce and sesame oil. Place in the oven until cooked through - about 35-45 minutes.

In the meantime, assemble your sushi roll by thinly slicing your avocado and making your sushi rice according to the package instructions. Once cooked, add rice wine vinegar and salt, stir well and let cool.

Once your rice has cooled and your sweet potatoes are ready. Assemble by spread out your rice on the seaweed and adding your sweet potatoes and avocados in the bottom part of the roll. Top with sesame seeds and roll tightly. Thinly slice and serve.

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Miso Sweet Potato & Avocado Roll

Crispy Tofu Tahini Noodles

Crispy Tofu Tahini Noodles

I am obsessing over these crispy tofu tahini noodles. It is a easy tahini based sauce packed with so much flavor and crispy crispy tofu - not sure what can be better!!

I am also obsessing over my new blue carbon steel wok, which is sooo easy to use.
I love how hot the wok gets (it can withstand temp up to 900 F!) and how fast it is to use to create flavorful dishes.

Crispy Tofu Tahini Noodles

Crispy Tofu Tahini Noodles

Ingredients

  • 1/3rd cup green onions

  • 8 oz rice noodles

  • 1 block tofu, cut into cubes

For the Sauce

  • 1/4th cup soy sauce

  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil

  • 2 thinly sliced thai chili

  • 1 tablespoon honey

  • 2 tablespoons tahini

  • 1 tsp vinegar

  • 1 tablespoon black soy sauce

  • top with crushed peanuts

Directions

Take your rice noodles and soak them in warm water for 25 minutes.

To begin, make your sauce by mixing soy sauce, sesame oil, sliced thai chili, honey, tahini, vinegar and black soy sauce in a bowl, set aside.

In the meantime, cube your tofu and heat a wok with vegetable oil. Add your tofu in a let it get crispy by stirring on all their sides every 3-4 minutes.

Add in your rice noodles, the sauce and green onions. Stir well and top with peanuts.

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Crispy Tofu Tahini Noodles

Vegetarian Shiitake Mapo Tofu

Vegetarian Shiitake Mapo Tofu

Vegetarian shiitake mapo tofu! I will almost always order this if it’s on a menu and it’s also super easy to make at home. It’s traditionally made with minced meat but I love this mushroom version as well - to die for!

Vegetarian Shiitake Mapo Tofu

Vegetarian Shiitake Mapo Tofu

  • 2 cups grilled shiitake mushrooms 

  • 1 tablespoon chili oil

  • 1 tablespoon ginger, minced 

  • 1 tablespoon garlic, minced

  • 1 tablespoon chili flakes 

  • 1 tablespoon sichuan pepper flakes 

  • 1 block firm tofu (I like firm tofu but its usually with soft, your choice) 

  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce

  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch

  • 4 teaspoons chili bean paste/sauce

  • 2 teaspoons fermented soy bean paste 

  • 2 tablespoons sesame oil 

  • 1/3rd cup vegetable broth

  • top with green onions 

Begin by thinly slicing your shiitake and grilling with a drizzle of sesame oil in a pan until browned through - about 10-15 minutes on all sides. While thats cooking, cube your block of tofu.

Remove mushrooms. Add vegetable oil on medium high heat in the same skillet and add your aromatics: ginger, garlic, chili flakes and sichuan pepper flakes.

Let the flavors combine and sizzle for 5-10 minutes. Add your cubed tofu, soy sauce, cornstarch, chili bean paste, fermented soy bean paste and sesame oil and mix well.

Finally, add 1/3rd cup vegetable broth and mix to combine. Let all the flavors combine and wait for the mapo tofu to reduce from the broth and cornstarch (about 15-20 mins). Top with green onions and serve with white rice!

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Vegetarian Shiitake Mapo Tofu
Vegetarian Shiitake Mapo Tofu

Nashville Hot Cauliflower (Vegan!)

Nashville Hot Cauliflower

Nashville hot cauliflower! Spiced with hot sauce, cayenne, chili powder and paprika. Made with a easy marinade of almond, white rice flour, vegan creamer and then baked in the oven. Topped with more spicy sauce and served with bread + pickles.

Inspired by a meal favorite: nashville hot chicken which is a spicy fried chicken specialty from nashville that is SO good + this is my take on a vegan version. my dreams have officially came true. 

Nashville Hot Cauliflower

Nashville Hot Cauliflower

Ingredients

  • 2 heads cauliflower, torn into florets

  • 1 cup Califia Farms Unsweetened Almondmilk Creamer

  • 2 tablespoons hot sauce

  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup

  • 1 tsp cayenne

  • 2 tsp chili powder

  • 2 tsp garlic powder

  • 2 tsp paprika

  • 1 tsp onions powder

  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil

  • 1/3rd cup almond flour

  • 1/3rd cup white rice flour

  • 2 tablespoon tapioca powder

  • Salt & pepper to taste

Sauce

  • spice mixture (use same measurements and spices as above in marinade)

  • 2 tablespoons hot sauce

  • 1 tablespoons maple syrup

  • 3 tablespoons oil

  • 1 tablespoon vinegar

bread + pickles of your choice

Directions

Preheat your oven 350 degrees. To begin, marinade your cauliflower in creamer, hot sauce, maple syrup, cayenne, chili powder, garlic powder, paprika, onion powder, oil, almond and white rice flour, tapioca flour and salt and pepper. Set aside for 30 minutes.

Place on a baking sheet and crisp up in the oven for 1 hour until crisp throughout and cooked inside.

In the meantime, make your sauce by mixing your spice mixture, hot sauce, maple syrup, oil and vinegar.

Remove your cauliflower and mix with your sauce. Serve with bread and pickles!

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Nashville Hot Cauliflower
Nashville Hot Cauliflower

Tahini & Oat Cookies (Vegan!)

Tahini & Oat Cookies

These tahini and oat cookies on my mind! Vegan, gluten-free + no refined sugars but tastes just as yums! Dipped in melted chocolate and topped with almonds. Minimum steps + super dreamy.

Tahini & Oat Cookies

Tahini & Oat Cookies

Ingredients

  • 1 cup almond flour

  • 2/3 cups oats

  • 2 tsp baking powder 1/3 cup tahini

  • 1/3 cup maple syrup

  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil

  • 1/4th tsp vanilla extract

  • 1/3 cup Califia Vanilla Almondmilk

  • 5.3 oz vegan chocolate bar of your choice (sliced in small chunks and use half to melt)

  • sliced almonds to top

Directions

Preheat your oven to 325 degrees. In a large mixing bowl, add your almond flour, oats and baking powder.

In another bowl, mix your tahini, maple syrup, vegetable oil, vanilla extract and almondmilk. Add your wet ingredients to your dry ingredients and mix well.

Add in 1/2 of your chocolate bar chunks and mix in. Set aside your cookie batter in the fridge for 30 minutes.

In the meantime, melt your other half of the chocolate bar on a double broiler or in the microwave.

Next, remove your batter and form cookies and place on a baking sheet. Bake for 20-30 minutes until golden brown and cooked through. Let rest and cool for 10 minutes. Dip 1/2 in chocolate and top with almonds.

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Tahini & Oat Cookies
Tahini & Oat Cookies

8 Ingredient Coconut Stir Fry Noodles

8 Ingredient Coconut Stir Fry Noodles

8 ingredient dreamy, easy pz coconut stir fry noodles. this recipe literally goes on repeat for weekday lunches for me and it takes no time @ all. It's stir fried with chili oil and soy sauce  and sautéd with shiitake mushrooms (my favorite) and green onions!

8 Ingredient Coconut Stir Fry Noodles
8 Ingredient Coconut Stir Fry Noodles

8 Ingredient Coconut Stir Fry Noodles

Ingredients

  • 2 cups ramen noodles or noodles of your choice

  • 2 cups sliced shiitake mushrooms

  • 1⁄2 cup sliced green onions

  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce

  • 1 tablespoons sesame oil

  • 1/2 tablespoons chili oil

  • 1 teaspoon sesame seeds

  • 1 1⁄2 tablespoons Califia Farms Go Coconuts

Directions

Begin to boil your noodles according to the package instructions. Strain and set aside.

Slice your mushrooms. In a pan, sauté and grill your shiitake mushrooms with soy sauce and sesame oil for about 15 minutes until they are grilled through. In the same pan, add back in your noodles.

Mix with green onions, soy sauce, sesame oil, chili oil, sesame seeds and coconut milk. Let the flavors combine and stir for 3-4 minutes. Top with green onions and serve.

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8 Ingredient Coconut Stir Fry Noodles
8 Ingredient Coconut Stir Fry Noodles

Miso Mushroom Vegan Broth

Miso Mushroom Vegan Broth

The dreamiest, umami-filled broth ever! (totally vegan and so so much flavor). have on it's own like "bone broth", freeze and use in future soups, rice, sauces, curry, for gravy, stir fry.. literally anything.

Miso Mushroom Vegan Broth

Miso Mushroom Vegan Broth

Ingredients

  • 2 white onions, with skin

  • 2 whole garlic heads

  • 4 carrots, cut in rounds

  • 1/2 jalapeño

  • 1 thumb of ginger

  • ½ tablespoon peppercorns

  • ½ cup dried mushrooms

  • 1/3rd cup white miso paste

  • 1 tablespoon gluten-free soy sauce

  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil

  • 3 tablespoons dried seaweed

  • 4 cups water

  • Salt to taste

Directions

begin by preheating your oven to 400 degrees and mix onions (with the skin), garlic (with the skins), sliced carrots, jalapeño, ginger, mushrooms, miso paste, soy sauce, sesame oil and seaweed. Cook in the oven for about 30-45 minutes.

remove and place in a stock pot over the stove with about 4 cups water. let it reduce and come to a simmer (about 1 hr), keep it reducing for more flavor. Drain out all the veg and skins until its just a clear stock, salt to taste + serve.

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Miso Mushroom Vegan Broth