Walnut sauce, or salsa ni noci, is a classic but somewhat hard to find Italian sauce. It's wonderful on stuffed pastas like ravioli and tortellini.
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.
A deliciously smooth, raw soup.
Soft and fluffy with just a hint of sweetness, perfect for ravioli, lasagna, and cannoli.
Banana bread is the perfect recipe for using up overripe bananas, and it's great for breakfast or a snack.
Stuffing doesn't have to be cooked inside a turkey - this veg*n bread stuffing with apples and walnuts is delicious baked as a casserole.
Thick and creamy sauce for casseroles, pasta, and veggies.
A classic Spanish sauce made of peppers, ground nuts, and garlic.
Raw cashews and rejuvelac make a delicious non-dairy, cultured buttermilk.
A variation on a classic Italian sauce: basil pesto mixed with the interesting flavor of sun-dried tomatoes.