Course: Snacks

Vickie’s Spicy Guacamole Recipe

Guacamole.  Smashed-up avocados blended with fresh pico de gallo and tart lime juice.  A South Texas staple, for sure.  And, despite what you may think, it’s pronounced “wak-a-molay”, not “gwac-a-mole”! Guacamole is versatile…make it as spicy or as mild as you want, depending on how hot your pico is.  If you really love the taste …

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Mini Vegan Orange Muffins Recipe

Fresh-squeezed orange juice AND grated orange peel?  Oh, yeah! These muffins are light, moist and super-orangey. Their miniature size makes them the perfect on-the-go snack.  Pile them on a plate to take to a book club meeting or mom’s meetup.  Great for kids’ lunches and after-school snacks, too. What’s not to love about these little …

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Chile-Lime Tortilla Chips Recipe

These chili-lime tortilla chips so fresh and tasty it’s almost impossible to find any chips off-the-shelf that even compare! You can adjust the amount of chili powder and lime juice to suit your tastes.  If you don’t care for the chili-lime flavor, you can leave it off or use other seasonings, such as cumin, garlic …

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Vegan Ginger Muffins Recipe

Not only are these vegan ginger muffins awesome for Saturday or Sunday brunch, but they also freeze and reheat wonderfully.  To freeze, wrap muffins in plastic wrap or freezer paper and place them in a resealable plastic bag or container. For muffins that taste fresh-baked, simply bring frozen muffins to room temperature, wrap them in …

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Vegan Oatmeal Muffins Recipe

These tasty vegan oatmeal muffins prove that there’s more than one way to eat your oatmeal.  They are very filling, with a satisfying combination of cakey moistness and whole-oatmeal crunch.  Serve warm with some Earth Balance spread and organic preserves (think farmer’s market!) for a real treat.

Basic Hummus Recipe

Basic Hummus is SUPER Easy to Make! People who buy store-bought hummus often fail to realize just how easy it is to make at home.  A staple in Middle Eastern cuisines, hummus is a healthy, protein-loaded dip that can be served with pita wedges or chips, raw vegetables or crackers. While this is a basic …

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