Category Archives: Casserole

Vegan Artichoke Lasagna

Time to revisit my vegan lasagna recipe. Lately, I have been high on Daiya cheeses, mostly because they really do melt. They don’t exactly taste like cheese but they don’t NOT taste like cheese, if that makes sense. I got … Continue reading

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Macaroni and Mimolette

OK, to be literal, it’s penne and mimolette, but there are parts of New Jersey where they call all pasta “macaroni” and red sauce “gravy.” Jersey Strong! I don’t eat much cheese since I don’t tolerate the lactose, and even … Continue reading

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Gratin Un-Dauphinois (Lactose-free)

The weather turns cold and a young girl’s fancy turns to gratin. Even the cat “occupies” his own bed in this weather, showing solidarity or simply hogging the heater? Theories can be found here. But back to the gratin. I … Continue reading

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Vegan Lasagna with Daiya Cheese and Crimini Mushrooms

I saved some tomato sauce from the purple carrot soup and bought my first bag of Daiya cheese in order to makeĀ  another vegan lasagna. It was quite different with the Daiya, which Mattie of Veganbaking.net finds a little “mayonnaise-y” … Continue reading

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Tuna Tetrazzini Senza Lactose

According to the notoriously unreliable Wikipedia, Tetrazzini was created for an opera star, possibly by the Palace Hotel in San Francisco. It also contained almonds at one point which it normally doesn’t now. I’m going to vote for the Palace … Continue reading

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Dairy-free Eggplant “Parm”

It seems crazy to call it eggplant parm when there’s no “parm” but the other essentials are all there — fried eggplant, fresh tomato sauce, and creamy “mozzarella.” Let’s be frank — where fried food is involved, and other strong … Continue reading

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Dairy-free “Cheesy” Shepherd’s or Cottage Pie

There’s nothing local about either of these fruits — I think the pears are from Peru and nobody grows bananas in this hemisphere, but I have recently visited the Chicago Institute of Art and I was in the mood for … Continue reading

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