American Variations

Source: Diet for a Small Planet
Date tried: August 14, 2013
Yield: As many as you like
Time needed: time to cook filling of choice

This is an idea for a buffet-style lunch. Set out a basket of pita bread, tortillas or rolls and a platter of veggie burgers from the list below. Add options of toppings, seasonings and dressing and let everyone make their own sandwich. For my own lunch today I put Homemade Tofu Burgers on naan bread topped with tomato slices, Homemade Curry Powder, toasted sunflower seeds and a homemade vinaigrette dressing.

American Variations

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One Egg Tofu Quiche

Source: Diet for a Small Planet
Date: December 5, 2017
Yield: 6 servings
Time needed: 90 minutes

A low-calorie option for quiche-lovers. In my opinion there is not much to recommend it if one is not dieting.

One Egg Tofu Quiche

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Sesame-Whole-Wheat “Pat-In” Pie Crust

Source: Diet for a Small Planet
Date: December 5, 2017
Yield: 1 9 inch pie crust
Time needed: 25 minutes

A life-saver for pastry-challenged cooks like myself, and a great option to the store-bought prepared pie crusts. Unfortunately, I forgot to take a picture of the crust alone, but you can see the filled one in the following recipe for quiche.

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Indian Style Green Beans

Source: Whole Foods for the Whole Family
Date November 28, 2017
Yield:5 servings
Time needed: approx. 25 minutes

This dish is a treat for the eyes, and a good side dish, though it could use some enhancement in the seasoning. On its own, it does not seem particularly “Indian” though it would certainly fit into an Indian-themed meal. And will grace almost any meal. Definitely worth trying, with perhaps more than the tiny hint of ginger suggested.

Indian Style Green Beans

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