Beeramisu

This light and dreamy dessert is a tasty alternative to the authentic Italian tiramisu. Not too sweet and made with cashew cream, it’s a contemporary version of an old favourite and equally fits the cliché, “a little pick-me-up.” This version does not include espresso, commonly found in tiramisu. We’ve made this with a coffee- and […]

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Honeyed BBQ Chicken Kebabs | alive

In medium-sized bowl, combine beer, honey, tamari or soy sauce, oil, garlic, orange zest, cumin, and paprika. Whisk together until blended. Cut boneless chicken breasts into 1 in (2.5 cm) cubes. Stir chicken cubes into marinade until evenly coated. Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours, preferably overnight. Soak wooden skewers for at least […]

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Salad Pizza

Socca is a savoury chickpea pancake enjoyed as a street food snack in Nice, France. Here we have repurposed it as a protein-rich pizza base. You could choose to top it like a classic pizza, but this fresh take makes eating your greens a whole lot more interesting. Tip Unadorned socca is also a great […]

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Game Day Layered Dip

Any of these quick dips would be great on their own. However, put them together and you have something that is way more than the sum of its parts. Lentils are a fabulous source of vegan protein. Just 1 cup (250 mL) of cooked lentils has a whopping 18 g of protein. So get ready, […]

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Green Pea Poppers | alive

Start by making Green Pea Poppers. Preheat oven to 350 F (180 C). Line baking tray with parchment paper and set aside. In large frying pan over medium, heat oil. Add onion and cook until softened and translucent, about 8 minutes. Stir in garlic and cook for another minute. Transfer cooked onion and garlic mixture […]

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Protein Power Cookies | alive

Preheat oven to 350 F (180 C). Line baking tray with parchment paper and set aside. In large bowl, whisk together oats, almond flour, quinoa flour, ground flaxseed, cinnamon, baking soda, salt, hemp hearts, sesame seeds, pumpkin seeds, and toasted coconut. In another bowl, whisk together applesauce, maple syrup, coconut oil, milk, and vanilla extract […]

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Sweet Heat Tofu Stir-Fry | alive

To make sauce, in medium bowl, whisk together all sauce ingredients. Set aside. To make stir-fry, start by cutting tofu into bite-sized cubes. Allow cubes to sit on clean tea towel or paper towel-lined plate for about 10 minutes to get rid of excess water. In medium bowl, whisk together tamari, chili sauce, sesame oil, […]

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