Vegetarian & Vegan Recipes

How to cook woody black Chinese compressed mushrooms

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I love mushrooms very much – different kinds of mushrooms – pickled, boiled, in salads and soups. And since Chinese pressed mushrooms appeared in our market, for me it has become even easier to cook them. Black Chinese pressed mushrooms have range of advantages over the same hothouse champignons: they are dry and pressed. It is convenient to carry them with you for example in a trip. And in general it’s convenient to store them – they don’t occupy much place and you always have some supply. From package only of matchbox’s size as a result you may get a bowl of mushrooms and then use them anywhere you want. As ...

Quick and easy way to peel a pomegranate

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All my previous attempts to peel and deseed pomegranates usually resulted in my hands covered with pomegranate juice and the table cloth decorated with bright scarlet spots. In addition to that, the most of the seeds were spoilt. Now I know a very quick and easy way to peel the pomegranate. Besides, all the seeds remain in good condition and my hands - clean. With great pleasure I share it with you. Pomegranate Sharp pointed knife Make a round cut under the top (the crown) of the pomegranate. Don’t cut deep, only the ...

How to eat papaya

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I like trying something new, that is why I have bought a papaya on approval. I was twisting it in my hands for some time having no idea of how to eat this fruit. And, having learnt about the peculiarities of this process, I would like to share them with you. Papaya Knife Teaspoon First of all, you should wash the papaya well, of course. Then cut it in half carefully. It would be better to do it on a planch, as papaya is quite a hard fruit. Remove the black seeds with a teaspoon carefully. Don’t throw them away, you will need them ...

A very simple-to-prepare pumpkin dish

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Pumpkins in our family are treated with great respect. In the winter, when the diet lacks fresh vegetables, pumpkins are able to provide the body with essential vitamins, minerals, fiber, and just food variety. And it can be useful to use in food for people with diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, cardiovascular problems, as well as for the elderly and pregnant women. I want to share a very simple recipe of this wonderful vegetable. Pumpkin pulp Lemon juice Olive oil 1 tsp of sugar Peel the pumpkin and cut into the required ...