The Daily Beet

27 Jan Adonis Cake

Know someone sweet and spicy? Well, we want to share with you one of our favorite sweet, special occasion treats –with an optional twist to kick it up a notch! Adonis Cake This is a chocolate cake for the gods –moist and chocolaty with dreamy, creamy Adonis frosting. ...

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23 Jan Cranberry Polenta French Toast

Cranberry Polenta French Toast This polenta French toast was created in honor of our Engine 2 Retreat participants who spent a week with Engine 2 in the hill country of Texas to learn about the plant-strong lifestyle. It serves its purpose as good ol’-fashioned comfort food! Prep...

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05 Jan Sweet Potato Bliss

What’s easy to prepare, super delicious, and packed with nutrition? Sweet potatoes! Most people know that these tasty tubers contain skyrocketing amounts of vitamin A, according to the Cleveland Clinic, as much as 400% of your daily requirement. This is due to the beta-carotene, which is...

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30 Dec Relax

The holidays are almost over and it’s time to settle in to a brand new year. Before we move into 2015, make sure you end 2014 on a good note. The months leading up to the holidays can often be hectic and leave you feeling...

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26 Dec Cranberry Love

If you’re like me, you may have grown up thinking that cranberry sauce only came in a ringed-can. I remember how easy it was to cut the jellied cranberry into rounds, because the can was scored and perfect for slicing. Not a lot of nutrient...

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03 Dec Holiday Party Season

  Has your invitation to the annual Ugly Sweater Party arrived? The easy part of the gathering is figuring out just how many strands of battery-pack lights you can add to the sweater without becoming a fire hazard. More than likely, your party hosts will want...

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07 Nov Rinotta Stuffed Shells

Rinotta Stuffed Shells Rinotta Shells in a bed of sauce and greens My Mom used to make stuffed shells a lot when I was growing up.  The standard ricotta, mozzarella, eggs, garlic and spices filled the shells. There wasn’t anything about this dish that I didn’t love. ...

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07 Nov A Plant-Strong Thanksgiving!

Worried about what you'll be serving for Thanksgiving? We've got you covered! We have gathered up our FAVORITE plant-strong recipes from some of our favorite bloggers! Appetizers and Soup:  Happy Herbivore: Zucchini Sticks Straight Up Food: Kabocha Bean Dip Straight Up Food: Roasted Carrot and Fennel Soup Happy Herbivore: Acorn Apple Soup Plant-Powered...

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