Tag Archives: meat analog

Cheesy Baked Burritos

My family thought this dish was great! I thought it was okay. I used 1 bag of Morningstar Farms Meal Starters Chik’n Strips in place of the chicken. My son doesn’t like this vegetarian chicken, so I added more beans … Continue reading

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Baked “Chicken” Gnocchi with Garlic Asiago Cream Sauce

This was great! I used 8 pieces of vegetarian “chicken” in this (4 from Quorn and 4 from Gardein). I am not sure which one I liked better! We all really liked this, but next time I will use more … Continue reading

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Product Review: Gardein Savory Stuffed Turk’y

These, I think, are perfect for special occasions, like Thanksgiving or Christmas. They are kind of pricey! Husband said they were good but too expensive (I think they were about $12 for the package, so yeah, pricey). The package contains … Continue reading

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Product Review: The Beyond Burger by Beyond Meat

Last weekend we ate at our favorite veggie restaurant in the area, Bean. When visiting Bean, I usually order the “crab cake” sandwich or something similar, since you can’t find those at most places. I never order a burger, because … Continue reading

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Creamy Tuscan Garlic Chicken

I had a bag of Gardein’s Chik’n Scallopini in the freezer, and needed a recipe to go with it. I searched on Pinterest for “chicken recipes”, and this one caught my eye. I decided to try it and serve it … Continue reading

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Loaded Potato Soup

This soup was really good, but it does take some time. I cooked my potatoes for at least 20 minutes and they still were a little firm. Maybe my pieces were too big. I used Morningstar Farms fake bacon strips … Continue reading

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Product Review: Sophie’s Kitchen Vegan Toona

I came across this at a vegan grocery store, and I bought a can (for $6!). It doesn’t look very appealing (it’s dark brown, very cat-food-like), and it’s packed in oil. I drained the oil and mixed the toona with … Continue reading

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The Hot Chick

This is really just a different way to make a “chicken” sandwich, but boy was it good! I left out the hot sauce on mine, but husband said his was really good! My 8 year old said it was a … Continue reading

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Product review: Simply Balanced Teriyaki Meatless Chicken

Target now has its own brand of meat substitutes! I have reviewed one so far, and here is the second one. I pan-fried the “chicken” and browned it a little, then added the sauce (that I warmed up in a … Continue reading

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Product Review: Simply Balanced: Mushroom Miso Meatless Turkey

Simply Balanced is a Target brand of food, and they have frozen meat substitutes! I bought several different kinds, and this is the first we have tried. It comes with two containers of gravy. I put those in a bowl … Continue reading

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