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"...cooks of all tastes and skill levels will appreciate Hester’s inventive and approachable collection." - Publishers Weekly
Quick and Easy Plant-Based Meals for Your Instant Pot®
With this must-have vegan guide, bestselling author Kathy Hester shows you how easy it is to pressure cook, steam, sauté and slow cook with your Instant Pot®. Cook an entire meal at the same time with Kathy’s layered entrees and sides, try a one-pot meal or prepare beans and lentils in half the time. With recipes like Herbed French Lentils with Beets and Pink Rice, Creamy Mushroom Curry with Brown Basmati Rice Pilaf, Southern- Style Pinto Beans, Whole-Grain Cornbread, Smoky Pecan Brussels Sprouts and Tres Leches-Inspired Dessert Tamales, maintaining a vegan lifestyle has never been easier or tastier. Kathy also shows you how to save time and money by making your own homemade condiments like No-Effort Soy Yogurt, Fresh Tomato Marinara Sauce and Not-Raw Almond Milk.
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Crispy, Crunchy, Nutritious Meals in Half the Time
Vegan Cooking in Your Air Fryer provides plant-based dishes with all the decadence of fried food without the added calories. Using little to no oil, these recipes result in wholesome and delicious meals with less mess, but the perfect texture, everytime.
You will be amazed at how fast you can have dinner on the table using your air fryer. With recipes like Black Bean Avocado Chimichangas, Cheesy Hot Sauce Collard Chips, Cajun French Fry Po’Boy with Vegan Mushroom Gravy and Banana Spring Rolls, plus techniques that yield crispy tofu to rival any restaurant, Vegan Cooking in Your Air Fryer makes healthy eating easy, fast and tasty.
Healthy Meals That Taste as Good as They Make You Feel
Kathy Hester, bestselling author of The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook for Your Instant Pot®, brings her signature simple style to this exciting new vegan recipe collection. From Chickpeas and Dumplings to The Easiest Vegan Mac and Cheese to Onion and Molasses Baked Beans and even Almond Berry Cake, each delectable recipe is made from whole foods and is not only plant-based and gluten-free but also soy-free, refined sugar-free and has low or no salt. This cookbook makes it easy to prepare amazing meals that are truly good for you!
With these wholesome Instant Pot® recipes, you can have all the developed flavor of low and slow cooking in half the time with meals like Jackfruit White Bean Chili and Veggie Hunter's Lentil Quinoa Stew. You can even prepare kitchen staples tailored to your dietary needs with recipes like Easy DIY Yogurt without Soy!, No-Oil Vegan Corn Butter and Oil-Free Chickpea Sliceable Cheese. So whether you're a full-time vegan, gluten-intolerant or just looking to make healthier choices, this book has something for everyone.
Quick and Tasty Plant-Based Recipes That the Whole Family Will Enjoy
Bestselling author Kathy Hester hits the bulls-eye with a brand new cookbook to solve a big vegan dilemma: how to make vegan food that is fast, easy and lip-smackingly delicious.
The Easy Vegan Cookbook, packed with 80 recipes, is a must-have cookbook for vegans with ?families, busy schedules, limited budgets and hearty appetites for healthy food that simply tastes good. With recipes like Creamy Broccoli and Potato Casserole and Veggie "Pot Pie" Pasta, readers will have a stockpile of quick recipes that they can count on to be delicious. Additionally, many of the recipes are gluten-free, soy-free and oil-free, for those who have other dietary restrictions or preferences.
This cookbook includes chapters such as Make-Ahead Staples and Speedy Stir-Fries, as well as recipes such as Inside-Out Stuffed Pepper Stew, Creamy Cauliflower Pesto Pasta and "Vegged-Out" Chili. No longer will weeknight meal planning be a source of stress. With The Easy Vegan Cookbook, vegans everywhere can enjoy easy, fast and family-friendly recipes for amazing food.
In The Great Vegan Bean Book, author Kathy Hester primes you on everything you need to know about the best way to cook—and eat!—every bean you’ve ever seen (and a few you probably haven’t). From soaking times, to cooking times, to what to purée, to what to sauté, you’ll be a bean and legume cooking master in no time.
Garbanzo. Cannellini. Fava. Black. Red. Pinto. Great Northern. Butter. They’re one of nature’s most perfect foods and certainly one of the most versatile. Packed with protein, nutrients, and flavor, they are the answer (for both vegans and non-vegans) to getting protein into your meals in the most delicious ways possible.
But with so much versatility and variety, where does one begin? Right inside these very pages, that’s where. There are recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, desserts, snacks, and everything in between. Some of the comforting recipes you'll learn to cook in this book:
- Lentil Quinoa Bolognese Sauce
- Lemon Coconut Chickpea Muffins
- Blueberry Almond Oatmeal Pancakes
- Smoky White Bean Spread
- Pumpkin White Bean Chowder
- Vietnamese Rice Noodle Salad
- Black-Eyed Peas with Grit Cakes
- Double Chocolate Devil's Food Cookies
Not only that, but you’ll also get to try your hand—or is it your mouth?—at some of the tastiest, most innovative bean-forward recipes. From beanalicious burritos, to pretty-pea curry, to legume-laced blondies, you’ll be eating beans every meal of the day!
OATrageous Oatmeals is a Simply Incredible Collection of Amazing Oatmeal Recipes
Say goodbye to boring oats and bland mix-ins because bestselling author Kathy Hester shows you delicious and exciting new takes on everyone's favorite health food with Banana Oatmeal Cookie Pancakes, Hummingbird Cake Oatmeal, Chai-Spiced Oat Shakes and Blackberry Mojito Overnight Refrigerator Oats. And she doesn't stop there. Savory recipes like Mushroom Sun-Dried Tomato Steel-Cut Oat Risotto, Oats-bury Steaks, Not-from-a-Box Mac and Oat Chez—even a healthy vegan sausage crumble made from steel-cut oats and spices—will wow oatmeal fans with new and nutritious dishes to try.
Save money by making your own staples like oat milk and oat yogurt. With breakfast, lunch, dinner and even drink and dessert recipes taken to the next level of wholesomeness and flavor, these OATrageous dishes will dazzle your whole family and are the perfect heart-healthy gift for every oatmeal lover out there.
Every home cook wants to prepare hot, nutritious, home-cooked meals for their family and friends, but time is rarely on our side. With a slow cooker or Instant Pot, however, that can all change. You can create delicious meals that are loaded with healthy ingredients--AND work with your schedule.
Author and slow cooker aficionado Kathy Hester gives you the techniques and tricks you need to make the most out of your slow cooker or multi-cooker. This revised edition of the previously best-selling cookbook features more than 20 new and updated recipes (more than 160 recipes in all), new tricks for streamlining recipes, and all-new photography. Recipes also include gluten-free, soy-free, and no oil added options.
The reward for your simple morning prep is perfectly cooked, intensely flavorful, one-dish meals that are hot and ready as soon as you walk in the door each day. You’ll find recipes that cover every meal and type of cuisine, from your favorite comforting casseroles and stews, to fresh and exciting new takes on pizza and desserts—all deliciously plant-based and vegan-friendly.
Just a few of the great recipes you'll find include:
- Cranberry Vanilla Quinoa
- White Bean and Kale Stew
- Chorizo and Sweet Potato Enchilada Casserole
- Chick’n Marsala
- Mashed Potato and Edamame Burrito Filling
- Pumpkin White Bean Lasagna
- Meatless Sausage-Mushroom Ragu
- Savory Cheddar Sausage Bread
- Mango Coconut Rice Pudding
- Chile-Chocolate Black Bean Brownies
The book has decorating tips that won't break your party budget and dips and crackers to welcome your guests that also decorate your table.
Then you can choose between vegan mains like Ghoulishly Green Potato Soup with Pumpernickel Croutons, Black of Night Black Bean Soup with Flame Garnish, Swamp Monster Slow Cooker Jackfruit Gumbo, Cheezy Poltergeist Pumpkin Pasta, Moonlit Zucchini Mummies, Crypt Coffin Loaves with Cauliflower Brains, or Hair-Raising Spicy Chili Tofu.
You have desserts and drinks to choose from too. There are adult and kid-friendly options so everyone can join in the fun!
There are 25 unique Halloween recipes in all. There are a couple of cocktail recipes thrown in for the grown-ups, but even they can be made without the alcohol. Most recipes have options to be made gluten-free, soy-free, and/or nut-free. Plus there are many no oil added options as well.
The Ghoulish Gourmet is written and created by Kathy Hester, the author of The Vegan Slow Cooker, The Great Vegan Bean Book, The Easy Vegan and more. All the recipes were thoroughly tested with Kathy's testing team.
The Only Vegan Cookbook You'll Ever Need
Seven standout authors have joined forces to create this definitive vegan reference book. With more than 600 recipes, this indispensible kitchen staple is perfect for seasoned vegans looking to build their repertoires, cooks new to the basics of plant-based cuisine and curious meat-eaters on the hunt for new flavors. Gluten-free, soy-free and sugar-free options are included, and many recipes come together in 30 minutes or less. Offering unbeatable variety and covering everything from main dishes, sides, soups and salads to breakfasts, beverages, desserts and pantry staples, these experienced and creative vegan authorities have you covered.