Cook vegan, every day of the week!
Are you hungry for fresh, approachable vegan recipes? Then crack open Isa Does It, by Isa Chandra Moskowitz! All levels of cooks will enjoy these recipes made with accessible ingredients.
Get drawn in
Isa Chandra Moskowitz is the popular food blogger behind Post Punk Kitchen and author of a few additional cookbooks. For those who might be curious about vegan cooking, or those who are looking for a breath of fresh air for vegan meal options or anyone who simply loves great recipes, you've got to flip through the pages of this book. They'll draw you in!
This hefty vegan cookbook, Isa Does It: Amazingly Easy, Wildly Delicious Vegan Recipes for Every Day of the Week, has a mission: "to get you in the kitchen, cooking satisfying meals with fresh ingredients any day of the week." The recipes and gorgeous images will lead you through creating satisfying, flavorful meals. The tips on tools and gadgets, essential pantry items and useful knife skills will get your through the process.
How Isa does it
"It's so important that you're satisfied with your meals in every way," says Isa. "From taste, obviously, to satiety. For the first, it's important to know the techniques that create satisfying flavors. Getting a good char on your vegan proteins is an easy way to elevate your flavors." You'll find all this and more in Isa Does It. Starting with soups, heading through salads, plowing through pasta and risotto and steamrolling through many other meals and ingredients and ending with dessert, Isa covers so much in this book.
Isa notes that she's "simplified her pantry and cooking style" since moving from New York City, but without leaving behind flavor and creativity. She developed this book and its recipes "with pantry ingredients in mind" to keep things accessible and approachable.
Options for your mealtime
The full-page images in the book, photographed by Vanessa Rees, are alluring. You'll come across recipes like Gardeny Shiitake & Chard Fusilli, Tofu Mushroom Stroganoff, Red Lentil Thai Chili, and Chipotle Sage Hash. And for dessert, Orange Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake, Strawberries and Cream Bread Pudding, and Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies.
Isa includes notes along the way for the nearly 200 recipes, many of which can be made in 30 minutes or less. Her book is fun and friendly, and the recipes' directions will keep you at ease.
Try a recipe from Isa Does It
Island black bean burgers with nectarine salsa
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For the nectarine salsa
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For the burgers
About the author
Isa Chandra Moskowitz is the best-selling author or co-author of the hit books Veganomican: The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook, Vegan with a Vengeance, and many other titles. Her website, Post Punk Kitchen, is beloved by millions. Isa has been cooking up a vegan storm for more than two decades and has been named favorite cookbook author in VegNews for seven years running. Raised in Brooklyn, she lives in Omaha, Nebraska.
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