All posts tagged summer

Chocolate Caramel Protein Ice Cream Recipe

Vegan Protein Ice Cream

If you’ve ever had PlantFusion’s protein powders before, you know that they have a superior product that has great flavor without the tremendous grittiness that other plant-based protein powders have. Well, PlantFusion also has a meal-replacement powder on the market and it is equally as delicious and is gluten-free, soy-free, non-gmo and totally vegan!

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Cherry Caramel Brownie Sundae

Perfect Sundae

It’s summer, which means cool treats are necessary for survival and my treat of choice is the perfect sundae. There are a lot of ice creams that are perfect as is, but making a scoop or two into a sundae means taking it to a whole other level! Read more…

Hot Summer, Cool Cucumber Salad Recipe

Cucumber Tahini Dill Salad

Recipe and Photo by Jackie Sobon

Cool summer treats don’t have to be complicated. In fact, it’s usually better if they aren’t.

With so many fun things on your summer calendar, you don’t want to be stuck in the kitchen too long. This light, refreshing salad combines in-season cucumbers with some interesting playmates: savory tahini, sharp red onion, and delicate dill. The result is a salad that will keep your taste buds interested and your body hydrated, whether you’re at home, at the beach, or sharing some tasty poolside eats.

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Plum and Caramelized Onion Flatbread Recipe

Plum Flatbread

Recipe and photo by Jackie Sobon

Mixing up sweet and savory flavors is a great way to add interest to your next summer event. This flatbread dish takes advantage of fresh, in-season plums at the peak of sweetness, so you’ll definitely want to pick up a few extra for snacking on. You’ll have to heat up the oven to make this flatbread, but the end result will be totally worth your efforts. Try this recipe next time you need a stellar appetizer or hearty side dish to share with your friends and family this summer!

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Pretty in Pink Sorbet Recipe

Pretty in Pink Sorbet Recipe

Homemade frozen treats are just about the best thing summer has to offer. It’s true! If you haven’t tried making your own sorbet, or you’re just looking for a new flavor combination to wow your neighbors with, you’re in the right place. This cool treat combines two of this season’s best pink offerings: watermelon and strawberry. With the added highlight of fresh summer basil, this is an easy-but-interesting way to finish off any summer meal. What’s even better is that you can make it without an ice cream maker!

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Vegan Cuts Staff Picks: Summer Essentials

Image: daspader via Flickr

It’s beach season. It’s wedding season. It’s summer vacation with the kids season. It’s farmers’ market season.

No matter what you call it or how you like to spend it, it’s summer! The Vegan Cuts team is sprinkled across the continent, east to west and north to south, and we all have our own style for summer. Since the Vegan Cuts store has so many awesome summer products available right now, we thought it’d be fun to share with you some of our favorites.

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