2 posts tagged liquid smoke

Flower sprouts over lupines

Man always strives to do newer and greater things, sometimes with more success than others. Flower sprouts and lupine-based food products, I can tell you, are definitely two success stories! A flower sprout, I learned, is a “new” vegetable that is a cross between Brussel sprouts and kale. (Not cauliflower and sprouts, as the name might lead you to believe. Even though along with broccoli and cabbage, they are all part of the brassica oleracea family.) And because they come from the ... Continue Reading

Facon and (v)eggs

I have a confession to make. I broke one of my own little rules when I wrote the title to this post and recipe. Sorry, about that - sometimes it's hard to come up with a catchy, fitting name. I've lost count of the number of times that people have asked me why we use terms like "hot dogs" or "cheese" or "insert name of anything that people think we shouldn't be able to use anymore" when making a vegan, plant-based version of a dish.  While part of me can understand the confusion of ... Continue Reading