Lemon Butter Shrimp Pasta (Quick and Simple!)

Ingredients: 5 oz of dry pasta 15 pieces of frozen cooked shrimp 1/2 cup of diced crimini mushrooms 1/3 cup of vegan butter 1/2 of a lemon 1/2 tbsp of minced garlic Seasonings (to taste): sea salt, freshly ground black pepper, crushed red pepper, and basil (I used dried) Directions: Boil pasta to al dente,Continue reading “Lemon Butter Shrimp Pasta (Quick and Simple!)”

Chorizo Tacos (Vegan, Gluten-free)

Ingredients: 1/2 of Trader Joe’s soy chorizo 20 mini pearl tomatoes, halved Handful of kale 5 garlic cloves, sliced 1/4 cup of diced onions 1 tbsp olive oil Chili powder Red chili flakes 6 small corn tortillas Lemon, optional Directions: In a low-medium heated pan, add half of Trader Joe’s soy chorizo. Ground the “meat”Continue reading “Chorizo Tacos (Vegan, Gluten-free)”

4-INGREDIENT KIMCHI JJIGAE

Ingredients: 7 garlic cloves, minced 1 tbsp gochujang 1 cup kimchi 2.5 cups water Veggies of choice (I used cabbage and riced cauliflower) Directions: Add minced garlic, kimchi, and 1 cup of water in a pot on medium heat. Once simmering, add the gochujang, and make sure the paste is thoroughly dissolved. Add your veggiesContinue reading “4-INGREDIENT KIMCHI JJIGAE”

HOT OATMEAL ON-THE-GO??? COFFEE CHOCO CHIP OATMEAL HACK

Ingredients: 1/2 cup of (gluten-free) rolled oats 1 tbsp chia seeds 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp brown sugar 1 tbsp dark chocolate chips Your choice of hot coffee Directions: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMe1vW7Ch/

Fish Cake and Miso Takikomi Gohan

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup of mixed grain rice (or rice of choice) 2 cups of water 1/4 cup of miso paste 1/4 cup of mirin 4 sticks of fried fish cake, sliced 3 carrots, chopped 5 bunches of bok choy, halved 1 1/4 cup (3 oz) of wood ear mushroom (or mushroom of choice) 2Continue reading “Fish Cake and Miso Takikomi Gohan”

8-ingredient Apple Pie (pie dough from scratch!)

PIE DOUGH INGREDIENTS: 2 1/4 cups of chilled all-purpose flour 8 oz cold unsalted butter 4 oz of ice cold water 1 tsp of sea salt APPLE PIE COMPOTE INGREDIENTS: 3 apples (I used the Autumn Glory apples from Trader Joe’s for a caramel-like flavor) 1/2 cup of raw turbinado sugar (available at Trader Joe’s)Continue reading “8-ingredient Apple Pie (pie dough from scratch!)”

Easy Vegan Hummus

Ingredients: 1 can of chickpeas, drained and rinsed 4 tbsp of oil (or tahini) 1 1/2 tbsp of minced garlic 1/2 lemon 1/3 cup of fresh cilantro (or herb of choice) ground black pepper to taste ground coriander to taste (optional; can be any seasoning of choice) 1/4 cup sun-dried tomatoes, no oil (optional; canContinue reading “Easy Vegan Hummus”

3-Ingredient Vegan Crepe Batter — Savory Chicken Lemon Artichoke Pesto Crepes and Sweet Mango Vanilla Crepe Cake (w/ vegan options!)

Ingredients Vegan Crepe Batter: 2 1/2 cups of all purpose flour 4 cups of plain plant-based milk 4 flax “eggs” (3 tbsp flaxseed meal + 9 tbsp water), or use regular eggs Side Note: This amount made 8 large crepes for the savory filling AND 16 small crepes to stack for the crepe cake. MangoContinue reading “3-Ingredient Vegan Crepe Batter — Savory Chicken Lemon Artichoke Pesto Crepes and Sweet Mango Vanilla Crepe Cake (w/ vegan options!)”

Project 2019 – “December: Peppermint Milk Tea with Boba”

Happy New Year’s Eve! I just want to thank everyone who has been subscribed to @rovikapaprika // rovikapaprika.com since the beginning of 2019. I originally started this project for my Lola in hopes of sharing easy and healthy recipes to promote cheap, quick, and nutritional eating. This quick winter-inspired milk tea recipe concludes this project,Continue reading “Project 2019 – “December: Peppermint Milk Tea with Boba””

Project 2019 – “November: Seasonal Cooking ft. Mini Sweet Potato Pies (Vegan!)”

HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE! For November, I wanted to create a quick recipe that is also Thanksgiving-themed (I actually made this for a “Friendsgiving” I went to last weekend, and people said it was really good so… ;~)), and so I thought, “Sweet potatoes are in season; pies are great. Let’s make mini sweet potato pies.”Continue reading “Project 2019 – “November: Seasonal Cooking ft. Mini Sweet Potato Pies (Vegan!)””