All posts filed under: Pasta Sauce

Do you like eating chili? Here is a different way !

The Spicy Vegetable Chili Feels like I have been making chili since like forever. I have made so many of them I cannot even keep a count. because you know? it is one of the best comfort foods that not only amazing in the winter but in summer too. May it be the bowl of chili topped with sour cream and bread sprinkled cheddar on top. Over your favorite pasta or to make Nachos with it just could not get any better. Over the years I have made many versions of this dish, with different beans, some with white beans, garbanzo beans or red kidney beans and different meat and veggie combinations. It comes out so much nuttier and flavorful with red kidney beans. I guess you could say I have my favorite. Red kidney beans are so full flavored, and it look gorgeous whenever you cook with it. However, beans are that special ingredient that I like to take my time preparing. Also, it is not an everyday cooking ingredient for me. I know …

Vegan meatballs

Spaghetti and meatballs are a regular in my house. My husband and both my kids love it. I used to make ton of meat-based meatballs when we were trying out paleo lifestyle and we loved every minute of it. We are however now at a different place in our lives and trying plant-based recipes and really enjoying creating recipes that more plant based, colorful, tastes great and still the same things that our family like to eat but without animal products. Getting my kids to eat more vegetables is a huge plus with this recipe because I can hide that gross green perfectly inside the meatballs. I know it takes bit of effort with all this chopping vegetables thin, but believe me they are so worth the effort.  Mine yielded 50 meatballs but you can make them small or big. It is up to personal preference. So, without further ado here it is To make the meatballs you will need Boiled Soybeans 2 cups Red beans 1 cup or a can of red kidney beans …

Lentil-balls Spaghetti

Hello NZ Summer and with COVID taking away travel this year I’ve been dreaming of being on the Italy coast in Amalfi or Portofino with some killer views, an aperol spirit and some delicious Italian food. Instead I’ll settle for these lentil-balls, fresh pasta and some NZ sun! These lentil balls are a perfect vege […] Lentil-balls & Spaghetti Just found this amazing recipe . I can’t wait to try it out myself !