06 Apr '11, 12am

5 Vegan Comfort Food Recipes

I find this food kind of depressing. It's like a college student who doesn't have experience cooking for him/herself, and has no imagination decided to go vegan, then post the "recipes". I am not usually this harsh on websites, but it makes me sad to think that vegans feel like they need to eat like this. As a part-time vegan and full-time lactose-intolerant vegetarian who adores food and cooking, I have some ideas for making these recipes truly satisfying comfort food: For the pot pie: (it is clear in the photo that there is nutritional yeast on the potatoes, which will go a long way toward making them delicious) Shepherd's pie and the pot pie: First, NEVER use canned veggies - for so many reasons!! They are unhealthy, they are not tasty, and they are mushy after being cooked. Second: Make (or purchase, if you must) a vegan gravy. If you want to make it, you can make a ro...

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