Lemony Cream Icing

Source: May All Be Fed: Diet for a New World
Date tried: February 6, 2018
Yield: about 2 cups
Time needed: about 5 minutes + 2 hours to chill

The recipe calls for a firm tofu, but I wonder if it might not be creamier with a softer one. The taste is not overly sweet as many sugar-based icings are, but the soybean flavour tends to come through. Still it was excellent on a lemon cake.

Lemony Cream Icing on Lemon Cake

Continue reading

Advertisements

Quick and Simple Banana Bread

Source: May All Be Fed: Diet for a New World
Date: December 3, 2017
Yield: 16 1” squares
Time needed:. 45 minutes

Something a little different in banana bread, this is shaped like a cake not a loaf. Still the great banana flavour and moisture one expects.

Quick & Simple Banana Bread

Continue reading

Boston Salad

Source: 12 Months of Monastery Salads
Date tried: January 11, 2016
Yield: 6-8 servings
Time needed: 20-30 minutes

I love Boston lettuce and was pleased this year to find some available in January—though in a high-priced “living salad” container. Usually I only find it in the summertime. Ah well, for a new recipe, I decided to try it, especially as I tend not to buy oranges in the summer when we have so much local fruit readily available.

This is a lovely salad and I am especially impressed with the dressing. Since it is best served at room temperature, no extra time needs to be added for chilling.

Boston Salad

Boston Salad

Continue reading