The sweetness of the white miso and the creamy tahini make a great topping for a fancy appetizer like crudités, and salad and crackers. This one is directly from the authors of The Great Life Cookbook! So simple and very delicious.

These savory and delicious vegan meatballs are easy to make and special to serve. Firm fava beans and short grain brown rice create a wonderful texture and go great on gluten-free or whole wheat pasta or as a healthy appetizer.

A quick and delicious whole grain breakfast of leftover black sticky rice with fruit and nuts Black sticky rice (either hot, warm or room temperature) Banana Walnuts Mash the banana first and then coat the sticky rice with banana and top with crushed walnuts How to cook black sticky rice: Use a rice cooker on the brown rice function. Rinse twice. Measure the water by resting your fingertip on the surface of the rice in the rice cooker and adding water up to the first line on your finger (about an inch. Always error on the side of a little too much). Pre-soak the

Coating brown rice with sweet banana makes it sticky and wonderful. Sprinkle nuts and seeds on top and you have a hearty and delicious whole food vegan breakfast ready in minutes.