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The 30-Minute Vegan

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The 30-Minute Vegan

Soup's On!: More Than 100 Quick and Easy Recipes for Every Season

By Mark Reinfeld

Da Capo Lifelong Books, Paperback, 9780738216737, 266pp.

Publication Date: November 26, 2013

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Description
In this definitive guide to vegan soups, award-winning chef Mark Reinfeld gives you all the tools and tips to create easy, flavorful meals--within thirty minutes or less. Prepare to feast upon a wide array of plant-based soups-from consommes to stews, chowders to raw and dessert soups. From a selection of stocks to irresistible toppings and accompaniments, these inspired recipes cover a broad spectrum of international cuisine.
Soup's On contains an inspiring foreword by Dr. Neal Barnard and is divided into six sections:
Part One: The Art of Soup Creation, with recipes for stocks such as Roasted Vegetable Stock, Mushroom Stock, and Dashi;
Part Two: Vegetable-based Soups, including favorites such as French Onion Soup, Thai Coconut Soup with Lemongrass, Mayan Tomato and Corn, and African Peanut;
Part Three: Soups and Stews with Grains, Legumes and Pasta, with classics like Wonton Soup, Matzo Ball Soup, Himalayan Dahl, and Brazilian Black Bean with Baked Plantains;
Part Four: Creamy Blended Soups, with crowd pleasers like New England Chowder, Roasted Squash with Coconut, Creamy Fire-Roasted Tomato and Dill, and Cheesy Cauliflower Soup;
Part Five: Raw and Dessert Soups, including cutting edge recipes for Spicy Strawberry Soup, Golden Gazpacho with Saffron, Raw Corn Chowder, and Raw Chocolate Mint Soup with Raspberries;
Part Six: Garnishes and Sides, with recipes for Candied Pepitas, Vegan Creme Fraiche, Herbed Croutons, and Corn Bread.
Soup's On proves that you don't need meat or dairy--or a lot of time--to have a hearty, satisfying meal in a bowl.


About the Author
Mark Reinfeld, founding chef of the celebrated Blossoming Lotus Restaurant, has been preparing inspired vegan and live food cuisine for more than fifteen years. His Vegan Fusion World Cuisine has won nine international awards, including a Gourmand Award for "Best Vegetarian Cookbook in the USA." He is also the author of The 30-Minute Vegan, The 30-Minute Vegan's Taste of the East, and The 30-Minute Vegan's Taste of Europe. He teaches vegan and raw food workshops and immersions internationally and online at veganfusion.com. www.veganfusion.com
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