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Vegetarian cooking recipes

Vegetarian cooking recipes

Fried Rice, with or without Egg MAKES: 4 to 6 servings TIME: 20 minutes with cooked rice A little more complex than the preceding recipe, made just like a standard stir-fry: You choose your other main ingredients in whatever combination you like here, vegetables and...

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Vegetarian information

Vegetarian information

Paella with Tomatoes MAKES: 4 to 6 servings TIME: 30 minutes With caramelized tomatoes on top and a dish on the table in half an hour, this is gorgeous and stunningly easy. When tomatoes aren't in season, try one of the variations. 31/2 cups vegetable stock or water 1...

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The vegetarian diet

The vegetarian diet

Stuck-Pot Rice with Yogurt and Spices MAKES: 4 servings TIME: 40 minutes Here the rice itself forms the crust at the bottom of the pot, making this dish super-simple, super-crunchy, and utterly addictive. You'd think the yogurt might clump up or even curdle, but just...

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Nutritious vegetarian meals

Nutritious vegetarian meals

Stuck-Pot Rice with Potato Crust MAKES: 4 to 6 servings TIME: 11/2 hours, largely unattended This is the first of these types of dishes I learned how to make (with thanks to the late great food writer Paula Peck). Potatoes provide the crust here, complemented by the...

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Interesting vegetarian recipes

Interesting vegetarian recipes

Sushi Rice MAKES: 4 servings TIME: 40 minutes Though sushi rice is often served cool (in Japan it's considered best warm), it cannot be made ahead by more than a couple of hours or it loses its great texture. 1 recipe White Rice or Brown Rice, made with short-grain...

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Vegetarian and vegan diets

Vegetarian and vegan diets

Nigiri Sushi MAKES: 24 to 36 pieces TIME: 20 minutes with premade rice and topping Nigiri is simple hand-shaped sushi, which takes less practice than rolled (maki) sushi; see the accompanying illustrations. To top, you can use any filling from the Improvising Sushi...

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Vegan vegetarian diet

Vegan vegetarian diet

Mixed Rice, Japanese Style Kayaku Gohan MAKES: 4 servings TIME: 40 minutes Kayaku gohan (mixed rice) may be thought of as Japanese paella. It's less sophisticated than sushi and, in the home at least, far more common. Like paella, it may be made with or without...

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Vegetarian recipes for the week

Vegetarian recipes for the week

Japanese Rice with Edamame and Sea Greens MAKES: 4 servings TIME: 30 minutes If you haven't yet discovered the wonders of sea greens (you might call them seaweed), this is your opportunity. And please try dashi here: It adds a complex flavor that simply can't be...

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Vegetarian diet meals

Vegetarian diet meals

Rice Balls Onigiri MAKES: 4 to 8 servings TIME: 30 minutes Rice balls are a part of daily life in Japan, a fast snack, something to be grabbed on the run or part of a boxed lunch and clearly somewhat healthier than potato chips. There's almost nothing to them: cooked...

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Different vegetarian diets

Different vegetarian diets

Yellow Rice, the Best Way MAKES: 4 servings TIME: 30 minutes There is the right way to make this and a number of easy ways; even the easy ways are good, but this right here with saffron and other spices and a couple of vegetables is really the ultimate. Vegan with oil...

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