Quick Recipes

Quick recipes often become my favorites. They are the ones I revisit most often, the ones that have a tendency to become staples. I’m a believer that just because a recipe comes together quickly, doesn’t mean it's less special or delicious.

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Two-ingredient Candied Citrus Pops

Two-ingredient Candied Citrus Pops

Two-ingredient magic. Plump, juicy, citrus segments coated in thin, crunchy, sugar shells.

This is How You Step up Your Guacamole Game

This is How You Step up Your Guacamole Game

Imagine guacamole topped with fragrant, Indian-spiced onions and garlic, green chiles, and mustard seeds. It's great with chips, toasted naan, or toasted pita.

Calamansi Beer Cooler

Calamansi Beer Cooler

THIS needs to be your two-ingredient summer, everything beverage.

Thirteen Great Blender Soups you can Make Tonight

Thirteen Great Blender Soups you can Make Tonight

Blender soups are great because, often, you need just a few ingredients and a fifteen minutes or so. Take one all-star, seasonal ingredient like winter squash, or broccoli, or asparagus. Beyond that, perhaps an onion, some broth or water, some herbs or spices, boom - you've got what you need to make a beautiful, silky blended soup.

Shredded Jackfruit Veg Carnitas

Shredded Jackfruit Veg Carnitas

A really great way to cook jackfruit for burritos and tacos. Also, a number of ways you can tweak the recipe - a Thai curry paste version, as well as a BBQ jackfruit version.

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Shredded Jackfruit Burritos (Vegan)

Shredded Jackfruit Burritos (Vegan)

This shredded jackfruit burrito is GREAT! The jackfruit is sautéed with lots of garlic and taco/chili seasoning to create a dynamic burrito filling that just about anyone can get behind.

Curried Tomato Tortellini Soup

Curried Tomato Tortellini Soup

Winter favorite! A fortifying lentil and tomato-based stew, dotted with plump, tender dumplings, spiked with a range of spices, and boosted with plenty of spinach.

17 of the Easiest Dinners on 101 Cookbooks

17 of the Easiest Dinners on 101 Cookbooks

Some of my personal favorites. The ones that are super weeknight-friendly, with reasonable ingredient lists. Pulling some long-time favorites from deep in the archives!

Creamy Four Ingredient Chili Mac (Instant Pot / Conventional)

Creamy Four Ingredient Chili Mac (Instant Pot / Conventional)

Chili, beer, and elbow pasta. I know of no other dinner that takes less effort than the Instant Pot version of this. It's literally for nights when take-out takes too long, and is too much effort. Seriously.

Quick Shredded Tofu Stir-fry

Quick Shredded Tofu Stir-fry

This is a snappy little stir-fry, it comes together in a flash, and is the perfect way to kick off the new year. Use it as a spring roll or lettuce wrap filling as well!

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