Tag: chickpeas

Chickpea Salad

 I love having salad sandwiches, especially as the weather is starting to turn warm, don’t you? Chickpeas make such a wonderful base for these kinds of salads because they are filling, cheap and taste delicious. This salad reminds me of summer. This salad is very easy to make and it […]

Chickpea Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

 I have always loved eating cookie dough, and can’t get enough of it. I’ve seen many different kinds of vegan/chickpea cookie doughs, but didn’t really like any of them, so I made up a variation of my own. It has the right amount of sweetness and texture. I think that […]

Garden Hummus

  I found out about Ergogenics through Instagram around month ago. What drew me to Ergogenics was that they are a local British Columbia based company, and they make plant-based protein powders! Not only do they make protein powders, they also make whole plant-based greens, and that’s what I used today. […]

Pad Thai Hummus

 I have to admit that Thai food is one of my many food weaknesses. It has such a delightful play on flavors. Spicy. Tangy. Savory. I decided to try the flavors of Pad Thai in a hummus; crazy I know, but it works! It’s immediately addicting and it’s healthy. You […]

Buffalo Chickpea Lettuce Wraps

 Sometimes you just need to have hot sauce and tonight was one of those nights. There’s just something about it that satisfies cravings. I decided to make lettuce wraps and just add things to the chickpeas and it tasted wonderful. I love it when just throwing ingredients together make such […]

Avocado Cilantro Hummus

 Hummus is one of my absolute favorite snack foods! It tastes delicious and it pairs perfectly with all veggies. I decided to try avocado in it and it makes it have such a creamy texture. As you will notice, there is no tahini in it. I found it didn’t pair […]

Vegan Zucchini Enchilada Rolls

 Enchiladas have such a great blend of Mexican spices and flavors, however traditionally it has meat in it. It took me awhile to come up with this vegan version, but it was worth the time. I used chickpeas in the place of meat and cooked them in the enchilada sauce. […]

Chickpea & Avocado Lettuce Wraps

 Today was one of those days where I was wanting something filling for lunch. Seeing I had chickpeas and an avocado, I decided to combine it and it was delicious!   Smash together the chickpeas and avocado. If you like it creamier, put it into the food processor. The link […]

Tikka Masala Cauliflower (Vegan & GF)

 It’s a flavorful food kind of night. The aromas, tastes and textures of this dish do not disappoint. Get all your ingredients out at once. I find that it makes cooking go much smoother. Sauté the onions, garlic, ginger and cinnamon stick. After it’s done cooking, purée them along with […]

Crispy & Spicy Chickpeas

 Roasted Chickpeas are so addicting to eat and are one of the best sources of fiber available. They are a great addition to any meal.   You have to make sure the chickpeas are rinsed and dried well. If you don’t they can go mushy from excess moisture. Pour the […]