Mashed potatoes are the ultimate comfort food. They're quick and easy and the soft texture makes me feel like a kid. They're also a great base for all kinds of variations like garlic mashed potatoes and herby mashed potatoes.
Looking for a tasty alternative to regular mashed potatoes? Try mashed sweet potatoes (aka yams).
Miso soup, or "miso shiru," is a typical Japanese soup that comes in many varieties. This one is spiced up with pumpkin, onion, and optional curry powder.
Incredibly flavorful meatloaf-style dish made with mushrooms, rice, and lentils.
Rich, thick mushroom gravy with tons of umami.
This simple, nut- or seed-based gravy recipe will satisfy your cravings at Thanksgiving or any other time of year.
A Spanish dish traditionally made with meat and shellfish. This flexible veggie version is simpler, but no less delicious.
A simple pasta salad with lots of flavor.
Try this pasta with a unique, creamy sweet-and-savory sauce.
Root vegetables combined with the lovely flavor of leeks and Swiss chard make a healthy soup.