Homemade croutons are a snap to make!
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.
This spicy, garlicky, and surprisingly sweet black bean soup is hearty enough to stick to your ribs!
Peanut sauce is always good, and this particular recipe is also very quick and simple.
This is a very simple but richly-flavored soup.
If you love garlic, this garlicky mayonnaise is a real treat. It's incredibly easy to make and unbelievably delicious.
I make a batch of this lovely green sauce nearly every week; it's easy, quick, and just plain delicious.
Roasted and sautéed garlic add richness to this delicious vegan mac and cheese.
Red chile sauce is a spicy Mexican sauce most commonly served with cheese enchiladas and chiles rellenos.
Marinade is one of the most flexible recipes there is, because there is no set recipe: just combine a few liquids with herbs and spices, you don't even really need to measure.