michaelaistall Profile - Allrecipes.com (15692800)

cook's profile

michaelaistall


michaelaistall
 
Home Town:
Living In:
Member Since: Jan. 2012
Cooking Level: Not Rated
Cooking Interests:
Hobbies:
  •    
  • Title
  • Type
  • Overall Rating
  • Member Rating
Photos
If only there was something delicious here to stare longingly at...
Make sure your Cook's Profile is loaded with gaze-worthy photos.
Start uploading photos now!
About this Cook
Craving more information about this cook?
Make sure visitors to your profile aren't going away hungry.
Share a little about yourself now!
Recipe Reviews 2 reviews
Spiced Quinoa
Excellent! Would be great as a side dish, but loved it as the main dish with a side salad. I used slivered almonds instead of pine nuts, because they were less expensive, and really really enjoyed it. This meal is complex in flavor but hearty, very easy to make, and comforting. Also, it is just loaded with nutrients. We made it lower fat by opting out of the oil and using broth to saute the onions in. Also, I'm a vegan and made it full vegan by using Imagine no-chicken broth (a really awesome ingredient found at Whole Foods), but also think it would work with just water. Highly recommended, will definitely make it again!!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 24, 2012
Sweet Potato, Carrot, Apple, and Red Lentil Soup
Absolutely delicious! I used actual real sweet potatoes (the yellow kind) not yams, and chopped them pretty small in my processor. I added an extra apple which I think really helped, because the stew had an ideal sweetness. I used both Earth Balance margarine and olive oil, extra salt, and used Imagine no-chicken broth (which is amazing!). I also doubled the lentils. Did not puree and had it as a stew, which I'm really happy about. Overall - really, really good stew, for vegans and meat-eaters alike!!

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 23, 2012
 
ADVERTISEMENT

In Season

Best Thanksgiving Recipes
Best Thanksgiving Recipes

From the bird to the sides to the cranberry sauce and the pie, it's all here for you.

Top Turkey
Top Turkey

Choose from dozens of top-rated roast turkey recipes, from stuffed to deep-fried.

Special Holiday Offer!
Special Holiday Offer!

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $5!

 
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States