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Cooking vegetarian the lazy way
Grunes, Barbara.
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New York, N.Y. : Macmillan USA : Alpha Books, [1999]

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xiv, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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TX837 .G76 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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Offering an easy way to cook vegetarian, this guide includes lists of food to have on hand, recommendations for the only cooking utensils and equipment needed for ideal vegetarian preparation, and shopping tips on where to buy vegetarian ingredients.

Table of Contents

No Time to Spare? Just Because You're Busy, that Doesn't Mean You Can't Eat Healthy!p. XII
Part 1 Managing the Marketplacep. 1
Chapter 1 Getting Ready But Staying Steady: The Vegetarian Kitchenp. 3
Chapter 2 Taming the Technologyp. 19
Part 2 It's Your Secret: Prepackaged Foods and Other Wondrous Innovationsp. 31
Chapter 3 Using Your Head, Not Your Handsp. 33
Chapter 4 Using Shortcuts and Creativity to Make Your Vegetarian Cooking Life Simple, Simpler, Simplestp. 49
Chapter 5 Clean Up, Don't Move Outp. 63
Part 3 On to the Main Event: A Culinary World of Easy, Wholesome Vegetarian Favorite Recipesp. 71
Chapter 9 Pop It, Don't Drop It!--Appetizers and Pizzap. 73
Chapter 7 One Meal, Full Deal: Soups and One-Pot Mealsp. 89
Chapter 8 Don't Count the Beans; Savor 'Em: Legumes with Pizzazzp. 105
Chapter 9 It Just Gets Bigger and Better Every Day: Pastap. 121
Chapter 10 Don't Discount the Spud, Bud: Potatoes are Greatp. 135
Chapter 11 Nip It, Dip It, or Skip It: Say Cheesep. 147
Chapter 12 Hey, Humpty, You are Up to Bat!p. 159
Chapter 13 Brave New Culinary Worldp. 171
Chapter 14 Now the Real (M)eat of the Matterp. 183
Chapter 15 Not Rabbit Food, Just Good Habit Food: Salads and Breadsp. 195
Chapter 16 Final Temptationsp. 209
Chapter 17 It's Time for a Party: Festive Meatless Mealsp. 219
A How to Get Someone Else to Do Itp. 243
B If You Really Want More, Read Thesep. 245
C If You Don't Know What It Means/Does, Look Herep. 247
D It's Time For Your Rewardp. 251
E Swaps and Substitutionsp. 253
F Nutrition Informationp. 257
Where to Find What You're Looking Forp. 261