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1. Asparagus and Mushroom Stir-Fry Bowls
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Even though you can buy asparagus any time of the year, there is nothing quite like what you’ll find in the springtime when asparagus is in its prime, with wonderfully crisp spears and a fresh, grassy aroma. If you can, grab a bunch of thin spears, which are quicker cooking and more tender. And like any stir-fry, this Asparagus and Mushroom Stir-Fry Bowls by Kelli Foster comes together in a flash, so have all your ingredients ready before you start cooking.
2. Turmeric Cauliflower and Dijon Butternut Squash
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Basic herbs and seasonings can take a dish from bland and unexciting to elevated and gourmet. The base of this Turmeric Cauliflower and Dijon Butternut Squash by Annie Kimmelman is cauliflower and butternut squash.
3. Misir Wot (Ethiopian Lentil Stew)
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Misir Wot (Ethiopian lentil stew) by Denise Perrault transforms red lentils into an unbelievably fragrant and flavorful plant-based eating experience.
4. Carrot Cake Muffins
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These Carrot Cake Muffins by Kristen Genton are so fluffy and moist, tons of carrot cake flavor, and are hard to keep your hands off of!
5. Mushroom Shawarma Bowls
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This Mushroom Shawarma Bowls by Kelli Foster mix of meaty mushrooms make the perfect stand-in for otherwise meat-heavy shawarma. They’re coated with a blend of warm, smoky spices, like cumin, paprika, turmeric, and a pinch of cinnamon, plus a squeeze of lemon, before being roasted until perfectly tender with lightly crisped edges.
6. Chickpea Fries with Rosemary Garlic Aioli
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These Chickpea Fries with Rosemary Garlic Aioli by Mitch and Justine Chapman are crispy. They’re crunchy. They’re chickpea fries with rosemary garlic aioli! Hold the phone. You can make fries out of chickpeas? Yup! And you’re about to find out how.
7. Vanilla Bean Scones with Vanilla Glaze
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These Vanilla Bean Scones with Vanilla Glaze by Megan Calipari really puts vanilla at center stage. And boy does it shine.
8. One-Pot Creamy Taco Pasta with Black Beans
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This One-Pot Creamy Taco Pasta with Black Beans by Maggie Wescott with black beans is an easy and healthy weeknight dinner. Pasta is cooked in enchilada sauce, onion, garlic, and peppers and then tossed with yogurt for a delightfully creamy sauce. This one-pot dinner recipe will quickly become your new favorite meal!
9. Coconut Butter Brioche
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And now, in a full circle kind of way, I have taken experimental liberties yet again—the result being a rich yet light vegan version of a bread that makes the perfect breakfast companion. My vegan husband adores these buns just as they are. I enjoy these Coconut Butter Brioche by Naturally Sweet Vegan Treats, Marisa Alvarsson served with nut butters and dairy-free spreads.
10. Peanut Butter Pad Thai
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This Peanut Butter Pad Thai by Kristen Genton turned out incredible! The secret is to add peanut butter to create a smooth a thick sauce that coats the noodles and gives tons of flavor. Tangy, salty, and slightly sweet. This Pad Thai sauce will quickly become you favorite go to sauce for noodles!
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