Category Archives: Breads & Pizzas

Vegan Pancakes

These pancakes are wonderful for breakfast with fruit toppings, but they can also make a great lunch or supper topped with savory foods like curries, ratatouille, thick soups and stews, or chili.

Vegan Pancakes
Yield: 6 large pancakes

1 cup whole wheat pastry flour
1 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon sea salt (optional)
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon (optional)

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Vegan Waffles

This recipe is based on a version by Rip Esselstyn, a former firefighter and triathlete. He’s a health activist and food writer and the author of The Engine 2 Diet, “Plant-Strong” and “The Engine 2 Seven-Day Rescue Diet”.

 

Vegan Waffles
6 waffles

2½ cups old-fashioned oats
¼ cup flaxseed meal
1-1/2 teaspoons baking powder
Zest of 1 lemon

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Banana Bread

Although I’ve listed the chocolate chips as an optional ingredient, I personally consider it a core ingredient in banana bread. Those little melty chocolate spots within the sweet banana bread add even more joy to tastebuds!

Banana Bread
Makes one loaf

1 cup whole wheat pastry flour*
3/4 cup oat flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 
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Vegan Naan

Vegan Naan
Yield: 6 servings

1 teaspoon active dry yeast
1/2 cup warm water
1 tablespoon sugar
3 tablespoons almond milk, unsweetened, plain
1 teaspoon salt
1-3/4—2 cups pastry flour
2 tablespoons olive oil

In a large bowl, dissolve the yeast in warm water. Let stand about 10 minutes, until frothy.

Stir in the sugar, almond milk, salt, and enough … Read more

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

This is the pizza dough that my husband makes for us. He’s a purely “measure everything by weight” guy, but I’ve added volume measurements for those who don’t own—or want to invest in—a digital scale. Now that we eat a plant-based diet, we don’t use cheeses on our pizzas, nor do we use soy cheeses or other substitutes…but I’ve noted … Read more

Pizza Topping Ideas

This list will be a work-in-progress as we find different successful toppings…we don’t use cheese, but you can (I recommend fresh buffula mozzarella) 😉
You can find my sweetie’s whole wheat pizza crust here.

Thinly sliced russet potatoes, slices of garlic, fresh thyme or rosemary, pepper, salt, green onions, drizzled olive oil

Eggplant puree (Baba Ghanouj) with fresh ripe … Read more