Broccoli With Seitan, Shiitake Mushrooms & Spinach In A Tasty Sauce

Last night I was anticipating making a dish using the seitan I made recently and checked the refrigerator for other possible ingredients. I knew I wanted to include mushrooms but didn’t find any fresh ones. I did have some dried shiitake mushrooms so I put a handful in a bowl, poured hot water over them … More Broccoli With Seitan, Shiitake Mushrooms & Spinach In A Tasty Sauce

Seitan

I recently used up all the seitan that was in the freezer so it was time to make some more. I used to make it the old fashioned way from scratch making a dough from flour, soaking the dough, then kneading and washing the starch out of it before boiling it in a flavorful broth. … More Seitan

Chili Con Seitan

Now that I have seitan and cooked red kidney beans on hand in the refrigerator it’s a good time to make chili. I love a good bowl of chili, yet it is a dish I seldom get around to making. This is what went into today’s batch: onion – chopped garlic – minced green & … More Chili Con Seitan

Homemade Seitan

My sympathies go out to all who suffer from Celiac (Coeliac) disease. I think it is wonderful that awareness of the condition has increased and that gluten free products are now widely available to make life easier for those with sensitivities to wheat and wheat products. On the other hand I think gluten has, in some cases, … More Homemade Seitan

Homemade Seitan

When I woke up early this morning I decided to make seitan. I hadn’t made that in a long time and wanted to explore different ways of using it in dishes. Seitan, also known as wheat meat or gluten, is an alternative to meat that is similar in texture and, prepared properly, can be quite … More Homemade Seitan