Raw Italian Pasta with Zucchini Noodles

Raw Zuchinni Pasta | Garlic Tomato Basil Sauce

Amanda Nicole Smith Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Quick & Easy, Raw Vegan, Sauce, Vegan Leave a Comment

Here is an easy homemade tomato sauce from scratch that is super healthy for you and takes no time at all to prepare ! My favorite happens to be when the garlic and basil are the stars.  Other key components are the shallots, rosemary, and parsley. All these delicious raw ingredients mixed together create a true burst of flavor. This sauce …

Gluten-Free Breaded Jackfruit Nuggets

Amanda Nicole Smith Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Vegan Leave a Comment

The last post in this jackfruit series is what I like to call jackfruit nuggets, they remind me of a breaded chicken nugget! It’s chewy and meaty on the inside with a nice crispy breading on the outside. Then dip it in your favorite sauce and it’s a perfect vegan meat substitute! In this recipe I used the abundance of …

Vegan Jackfruit Fajitas

Amanda Nicole Smith Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, No Tools Needed, Quick & Easy, Vegan Leave a Comment

We have now come to the 2nd recipe in this jackfruit series, The Jackfruit Fajita! You will also get the recipe for my fabulous fire avocado sauce, it’s the perfect combination, it’s even good on salad as a dressing. If you love fajitas then I know you will love this recipe, you won’t even notice you’re not eating meat because …

BBQ Jackfruit Sandwich

BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Sandwich

Amanda Nicole Smith Dinner, Lunch, No Tools Needed, Vegan 1 Comment

Fresh jackfruit slightly cooked with pungent BBQ spices in between homemade buns and smothered in a homemade BBQ Sauce. My mouth just started to water! It doesn’t matter if you are vegan or a meat eater, smothering jackfruit in BBQ sauce and putting it between two buns is probably one of the greatest creations on Earth. I may be exaggerating a bit …

Vegan Mushroom Sushi & Ginger Sauce

Amanda Nicole Smith Dinner, Lunch, No Tools Needed, Vegan 2 Comments

Vegan Sushi? Yes Vegan Sushi and it is nothing short of incredible! I have made about 20 rolls all from a bag of irresistible mushrooms. I had never made sushi before, and hadn’t tried most of the mushrooms that were in the bag but once I did I became hooked! Realizing how easy it was I enjoyed practicing and making …

Vegan Miyeok Guk | Korean Seaweed Soup

Amanda Nicole Smith Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, No Tools Needed, Quick & Easy, Vegan 6 Comments

As many of you know I moved to DC over the summer, in hopes to grow opportunities and also to follow my heart. This city and its surrounding areas are culturally divine. I feel as though a piece of every place in the world came to DC, it’s a feeling of connection that I have never experienced before. This is …

Raw Vegan Mushroom Spinach Quiche

Mushroom Spinach Quiche | Raw, Vegan, Gluten-free

Amanda Nicole Smith Breakfast, Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Raw Vegan, Vegan 4 Comments

A raw vegan, gluten-free Mushroom Spinach Quiche inspired by The Raw Chef. This is the result of a recipe experiment that I thought would need some adjustments but when I ate 3 slices in one sitting I knew I found the pot of gold on my first try. When I first told my roommate, Susie, I was making a raw …

Raw Sweet Potato Apple Soup

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I just got back from The Jubilee Peace Fest and all I can say right now is that I feel completely renewed in spirit, body and mind. I’ll have to write a separate blog reminiscing on all the wonderful events that took place. I am very thankful I was able to present, speak and perform among some of the most …