Tag: cheese

Cheesy Vegan Green Chile Cauliflower Rice Casserole

Cheesy Vegan Green Chile Cauliflower Rice Casserole

The classic Tex-Mex, crowd-pleasing comfort food casserole has gone vegan! Riced cauliflower is combined with vegan sour cream, cheeses, and diced green chiles for a a quick and easy, low carb side dish that is perfect for holidays, potlucks, or everyday dinner at home. This…

Vegan Smoked Gouda Risotto with Spinach and Mushrooms

Vegan Smoked Gouda Risotto with Spinach and Mushrooms

Rich, creamy, smoky, and beautiful spinach risotto topped with herbed mushrooms and parmesan makes for a deliciously easy and This is good stuff. Something about the smokiness of the gouda makes me think of autumn even though it’s like 100 degrees outside. I don’t care;…

Blackened Seitan Philly Cheesesteak

Blackened Seitan Philly Cheesesteak

If you love the flavors of a traditional Philly cheesesteak, have I got a sandwich for you… This vegan cheesesteak is big, bold, and packed with robust flavor! Thin-sliced seitan is seasoned to perfection with a spicy homemade blackening seasoning blend and tossed with a…

Creamy Vegan Mac & Cheese

Creamy Vegan Mac & Cheese

Is there a better comfort food than mac & cheese? I don’t think so. When I first went all plant-based, mac and cheese was one of those food groups – yes, mac & cheese is in a category all its own in my mind –…

Green Chile Cheesy Sauce

Green Chile Cheesy Sauce

Every vegan home cook needs a solid cheesy sauce that they can use for everything from nachos to burgers to pasta or even as a stand-alone dip. This is that sauce. We enjoyed it most recently over a Mexican Lasagna (recipe coming soon). Best part is…

Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese

Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese

You know those days when you don’t want to turn on the oven or do any real cooking on the stove but you could really go for some good old-fashioned cheesy carb-loaded comfort food? I had one of those days last week and this mac…

Baked Falafel Pie

Baked Falafel Pie

Hi! Welcome to This Wife Cooks! Today, we’re making falafel pie. We’re starting with a base of oven baked falafel and layering it with hummus, tomatoes, cucumbers, lettuce, kalamata olives, and Mediterranean-style feta. Then we add the final touch – tzatziki sauce – to round…

Zesty Cream Cheese Stuffed Olives

Zesty Cream Cheese Stuffed Olives

Hi! Welcome to This Wife Cooks! I’m so glad you’re here because today I’m sharing this super easy and tasty appetizer that you can throw together in ten minutes. We enjoyed the olives as a complement to our Baked Spaghetti Pie dinner but I also think they…

Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes

Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes

Just when I thought we were past the pumpkin-everything time of year, I found a can of pumpkin in the pantry…. My initial plan was to make these into bars (which, technically, is what we’re starting out with here) but then at the last minute,…

Leftover Mac and Cheese Soup

Leftover Mac and Cheese Soup

Got mac and cheese leftover from Thanksgiving? Bring your side dish back to life by serving it in a whole new way and free up some space in the fridge while you’re at it.