Lentil Veggie Burgers with Mint Yogurt Sauce

Yum. Yum. Yum. That’s what I say about these “burgers.” My dad likes veggie burgers a lot but I’ve never really taken to them, until now. The lentil burgers are hearty, healthy and delightfully good. Ingredients Recipe courtesy of Everyday Food 2 T. olive oil 3 scallions, thinly sliced salt and pepper to taste 5…

Spicy Eggplant Pasta with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Whoa. Step back. This is dangerously good. A pasta sauce with a rockin’ spicy kick and delicious eggplant (don’t worry, no cucumbers were harmed in the making of this dish). Since the bits of eggplant and red pepper are bite size even the choice of penne (or other smaller pasta like rigatoni) works with developing…

Asian Turkey Burgers with Wasabi Sauce

I got this recipe from my mom who got it from AARP (she’s really not that old). Don’t let the recipe source fool you: these are the most delicious turkey burgers I’ve ever had. The Asian flavors, minced veggies and wasabi sauce leaves me satisfied and James asking when the next time these will be…

Mama Mia! It’s a Meat Sauce!

Really quick. Really easy. And really, really good! Meat sauce is a whatever-you-fee-like sauce. You can chop carrots and onions. Add eggplant and artichoke hearts. Mix in green onions and mushrooms. And what spices do you like? Garlic. Parsely. Basil– you can put any of those and a ton more in the sauce, too. It’s…

Turkey Meatballs with cranberry sauce and mashed potatoes

Woo! There’s a lot going on here – but the flavors are fabulous. And although you may think this sounds a lot like a Thanksgiving meal, it’s not quite like that. Key word here: flavors. The sweet, savory and starchy taste of the three combined just create a great meal. They don’t recreate another meal…