Quiche with vegetables, vegetarian recipe

Easy Zapallo and Onion Quiche

Zapallos are an Argentine squash, very similar to a zucchini.  They are buttery and mild and one of the cheapest vegetables at the verduleria.  They are versatile and can be incorporated into a number of dishes, but I think they make great quiches.


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Potato, Leek, Onion and Cheese Brunch Casserole

Potato, Onion, and Leek Casserole, A Brunch-Worthy Dinner

Sometimes I can’t wait until Sunday morning to have brunch.  Sometimes I need to have brunch on Thursday evening.  Brinner, anyone?  This vegetarian casserole was simple to make, hearty and delicious.  It made a great dinner, and would be

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Coconut Curry Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

Coconut Curry Butternut Squash Soup

Winter is officially here, and I am freezing.  The heating in my apartment leaves warmth to be desired and  I constantly complain that I am freezing to death, but just to put this in perspective, it is sunny and I don’t even own a

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Cold Morning Remedy: Shredded Apple Oatmeal

It is 10 am on a Saturday morning and I don’t want to get out of bed, because my room is cold and I can hear the wind blowing outside.  I’m wide awake but unwilling to leave the warmth of my divinely comfortable bed.  The only thing that

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Beet and Mandioca Soup From Scratch Vegan Cooking in Argentina with Guacamole

Red Soup with Mandioca – A Recipe for a Nerd Adventure

WHAT is a mandioca?  I tried to ask my easily excitable verdulerera, and she babbled off an answer in heavily accented Bolivian Spanish.  I can never understand her.  I looked at the light brown, furry tuber and tried to understand it.  It looked

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Slice of Cauliflower Pie with Caramelized Onions and Polenta Crust

Tarta de Coliflor con Cebolla Caramelizada

You’ve heard the story before.  Girl reads Smitten Kitchen.  Girl finds interesting recipe and pins it to her Pinterest Board.

I wanted to try Smitten Kitchen’s recipe for <a href="

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Empanadas de Humita Recipe Creamed Corn Pastry Vegetarian Cooking in Buenos Aires

Empanadas de Humita

Find this post at it’s original home on the Buenos Aires Delivery Blog!

There is something magical about the simple humita empanada.  The exact definition of humita can change drastically depending on the country, but in Buenos Aires

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Stuffed Batata Recipe Vegetarian Cooking Buenos Aires

Batata Rellena Con Huevo

Brooke uncovered a blog recipe treasure and passed along the post for An Idaho Sunrise Egg Stuffed Potatoes.  I found it to be a particularly clever recipe

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Salmon Cakes Canned Salmon Recipe Cooking in Buenos Aires

Salmon Cakes with Maple Roasted Fall Vegetables

My lazy sunday ended in a new recipe made from a special treat from home, that I had been saving for a lazy Sunday and a new recipe: a can of salmon.

This little treasure traveled from Seattle to Buenos Aires in my suitcase, so I could have a little

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Red Lentil Dhal Healthy Recipe Vegan Cooking in Argentina

Red Lentil Dhal


The base:

  • Red Lentils
  • Water
  • Milk or Coconut Milk
  • Tomato Paste

The veggies:

  • Onion
  • Garlic
  • Chives
  • Spinach
  • Tomato

The spices:

  • Tumeric
  • Paprika
  • Curry Powder
  • Cayenne
  • Coconut flakes
  • Salt and Pepper


Soak the lentils. Saute

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