Vegetable Lentil Soup

Lentil Vegetable Soup | The Gluten Free Vegan

If I had to choose a favorite legume I think it's safe to say I'd go with the lentil. Any kind of lentil will do, though I tend to favor the humble green/brown lentil. They add a boost of protein and fibre to any recipe and cook up in less time than other dried beans. They're … [Read more...]

Homestyle Split Pea Soup

Homestyle Split Pea Soup | The Gluten Free Vegan

It's time for a bit of a food flashback. I had been married less than one year. We moved to a small town in Saskatchewan. I was out of my comfort zone and felt lost. Then my mom came to visit. I didn't think I needed help with life but I craved some familiarity and … [Read more...]

Fresh Tomato Soup

Fresh Tomato Soup | The Gluten Free Vegan

I'm not going to share much of a back story about this recipe. I am not going to try to make this post extra-exciting or 'sexy'. I'm not going to use words like 'bacon' to try to entice more readers. I won't embellish the facts and tell a story about how my grandmother made this … [Read more...]

Carrot & Dill Soup

Carrot & Dill Soup | The Gluten Free Vegan

Soup in the summer seems a bit backwards maybe, but I love soup all year round and this particular recipe is definitely suitable for all seasons. It's bright and flavorful with the fresh dill and also warm and comforting like any good pureed soup is. This carrot and dill soup … [Read more...]

Spicy Sweet Potato Red Lentil Soup

Spicy Sweet Potato Red Lentil Soup

When I say spicy, I don't mean burn-your-mouth-off-spicy. I mean blow-your-tastebuds-away-flavorful. The flavor comes from all the aromatics I threw into this soup but mainly from one spice blend called ras el hanout. What the heck is that? Wikipedia, help us … [Read more...]