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Spicy Yogurt Hummus

Spicy Yogurt Hummus

Ho-hum hummus is the dip of yesteryear. Now you can find the traditional recipe infused with everything from soybeans to spinach and artichokes. Mixing in a healthy heaping of Greek yogurt doesn’t seem so strange these days, does it? Add a little spi ...
Chickpea & Lentil Veggie Burgers

Chickpea & Lentil Veggie Burgers

What makes a better veggie burger? Using the right binder is a great place to start. Vegan versions — whether they’re made from black beans, grains or other meat-free ingredients — are missing the sticky egg that keeps everything fr ...
Gluten-Free Baked Herbed Falafel

Gluten-Free Baked Herbed Falafel

Flavors inspired by Middle Eastern cuisine are some of my favorites. Foods like tahini, cumin, lemon and chickpeas crowd my cupboards. And why shouldn’t they, with their multitude of health benefits and bold, scintillating tastes? Chickpeas, in ...
Tangy Chickpea & Fennel Salad

Tangy Chickpea & Fennel Salad

Calling all chickpea lovers! We’re big fans of this lovely legume in my house, but that doesn’t mean we’re scooping our way through bowl after bowl of hummus each week. Although they’re perfect in everyone’s favorite creamy dip, chickpeas – also know ...
Hearty Vegan Bean, Lentil & Vegetable Soup

Hearty Vegan Bean, Lentil & Vegetable Soup

There’s nothing better than a pot of soup simmering on the stove while cozied up on the couch watching snow fall outside your window. Not the sodium-laden, metallic-tinged, canned kind that you reheat and eat. I’m talking about a hearty, filling, loa ...
Greek Garbanzo Bean & Veggie Salad

Greek Garbanzo Bean & Veggie Salad

The humble chickpea has no problem being sprinkled on a bed of greens as a protein add-on, but why not let this lovely legume star in your next salad? This colorful creation comes with a Greek twist – loaded with olives, tomatoes and crumbled feta ch ...