Vegan Creamy Mushroom Soup Recipe

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There's Cream of Mushroom Soup and then there's Creamy Mushroom Soup.Both are delicious, but the Creamy Mushroom Soup is made sans cream -- though you'd never know it.  Never.The super creamy texture comes from the puréeing process, which is best achieved in a powerful blender.  This, plus the earthy flavor of … [Read more...]

New Year’s Hoppin’ John Black-Eyed Pea-Spinach and Mushroom Gratin Recipe

Black-Eyed Pea-Spinach and Mushroom Gratin Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

It might be a big stretch for me to call this a form of a New Year’s Hoppin’ John dish, but I'm going to anyway.In the South, folks believe that eating black-eyed peas on New Year's day will bring good luck and prosperity in the new year.  Hoppin' John is the name of a traditional Southern dish that includes … [Read more...]

Mushroom and Bacon Savory Pie with Potato Crust


I spent this past Sunday morning brunching with the ladies in my family. It was delightful, relaxing, and delicious!Not that I didn't miss my wily, loud boys at home or anything. ;-)My mom made her Gingered Applesauce, which is coming soon to Cooking On The Weekends! My Aunt brought incredibly delicious … [Read more...]