French Lentils with Caramelized Celery Root and Parsley

From the Kitchens of Martha Stewart Living’s cookbook Meatless Serves 4 Once caramelized, celery root has a citrusy, licorice-like flavor that pairs well with lentils.  Other root vegetables, including turnips, rutabagas, and parsnips, are also good options. Ingredients: 2 cups water 3/4 cup dried French green lentils 4 tsp olive oil 1 celery root (about 1 lb), peeled and cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1 cup fresh Italian parsley leaves 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice 1 small shallot, minced Coarse salt…

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Oven-Roasted Vegetables

From Sunday at Moosewood Restaurant, by The Moosewood Collective Serves 4 to 6 Ingredients:* (see variation below) 2 large onions, or up to 8 small onions 4 large carrots 8-10 small potatoes 2 tbsp olive oil 2 tbsp melted butter  4 garlic cloves, minced 1 tsp crushed dried rosemary 1 tbsp minced fresh marjoram Salt and pepper to taste Preparation: Preheat the ovoen to 375`F.  Peel all the vegetables (note: we feel this is optional, except for the onions!).  If…

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Savory Tempeh and Vegetables

From Simply in Season by Mary Beth Lind and Cathleen Hockman-Wert Serves 4 to 6 people Ingredients 4 tbsp               oil or butter, or a mix of the two 4                      3-4’’ strips of kombu seaweed 3                      cloves garlic, minced 1 tbsp               ginger root, peeled and minced 1 tsp                 rosemary or sage 1 cup                water 1 tbsp               maple syrup 2  medium onions, cut in ½-inch slices 1½ lb   squash, seeded & cut in 2” chunks 2 parsnips, peeled and…

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