Asparagus is a rather delicate vegetable, and steaming it correctly so that that stalks are done but the tips aren't soggy can be a real challenge. Here are three tried-and-tested techniques for perfectly-steamed asparagus without a steaming basket.
You probably know that oysters are an aphrodisiac, but as a vegetarian, that doesn't do you much good. Here are some vegetarian aphrodisiacs to consider for Valentine's day or some other occasion for a romantic meal.
People often equate crêpes to dessert, but savory crêpes can be just as delicious. Here are some ideas for savory crêpe fillings and toppings you and your guests will love.
Raw vegetables can be sliced or shredded into delicious, colorful noodles.
Asparagus, olives, mint, bell pepper, and onion - a nice mix for a summer salad.
There are tons of possible pizza toppings / calzone fillings and even more combinations. Here are some ideas for delicious vegetarian and vegan pizzas and calzones.
Broiled asparagus topped with cheesy bread crumbs is the perfect dish for spring.
Roasting brings out all the rich flavor and sweetness of veggies.
A lovely, rich soup made with asparagus, leeks, and mushrooms and topped with a corn and bell pepper garnish.