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 Post subject: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Mon Aug 25, 2014 10:50 am 
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Hello! I've cooked my way through AFP several times over and I'm looking for some new recipes that are low calorie and tasty! I'd love to find a new cookbook to go through, or recipe suggestions would be great, too!


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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Mon Aug 25, 2014 2:08 pm 
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One of my faves is cream of mushroom soup with blended cauliflower as a base. I'd post a recipe but I mostly freestyle it.


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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Mon Aug 25, 2014 6:06 pm 
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I highly recommend Tess Challis' cookbooks. Very flavourful recipes. Some of her recipes are repeated within different cookbooks but I still think it is worthwhile looking through them all.

http://www.amazon.com/Tess-Challis/e/B003WCMNYY

This one is her newest one:
http://www.amazon.com/Get-Waisted-Addic ... et+waisted

I also listed my favourite recipes of hers here:
http://tastespace.wordpress.com/2012/03 ... own-to-10/

Hope this helps.

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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Mon Aug 25, 2014 6:07 pm 
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You also might like the Great Vegan Bean Book.

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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Mon Aug 25, 2014 7:15 pm 
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Another vote for Tess Challis' books. She color codes her recipes: green for healthy/low fat anytime, blue for moderate/one a day recipes and purple for every so often.


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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Mon Aug 25, 2014 7:19 pm 
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Colleen Patrick-Goudreau - Color Me Vegan
Ginny Messina & JL Fields - Vegan For Her
Dreena Burton - Let Them Eat Vegan! and Eat, Drink, and Be Vegan
Alicia Simpson - Quick and Easy Low-Cal Vegan Comfort Food

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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
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This isn't a cookbook, but I cook a lot from fatfreevegan.com and everything I've made has been great.

Some recent things I've made and loved:
Shepherd's Pie: http://blog.fatfreevegan.com/2011/11/na ... s-pie.html
Spring Green Quinoa: http://blog.fatfreevegan.com/2008/04/sp ... uinoa.html
Spanish Rice + black bean burritos: http://blog.fatfreevegan.com/2012/03/bu ... beans.html

The shepherd's pie was really the stand-out, though. It made a ton of food, it was cheap to make, and it was really good.

eta: Oh, we make this salad a lot too, it is really great, especially for packing lunches: http://blog.fatfreevegan.com/2013/06/ka ... beans.html

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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Wed Aug 27, 2014 2:05 pm 
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thanks guys!


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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 8:48 pm 
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I've been cooking like mad from the Forks Over Knives cookbook, and everything has just been fantastic.


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 Post subject: Re: Low Calorie
PostPosted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 8:00 am 
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is that one low calorie or at least list calories? i didnt know that!


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