Author: recipesfrommothertoson

Vegan Thai Red Curry

Vegan Thai Red Curry

One of my favorite dishes is Thai Red Curry with tofu. The complex flavors of the curry are warm and satisfying like no other dish I have ever eaten. My son, Andrew, first introduced me to Thai food after his travels to Thailand. He has […]

BLT with Spicy Avocado Yogurt Mayo

BLT with Spicy Avocado Yogurt Mayo

A BLT is an American classic.  The combination of bacon, lettuce, and tomato with a little mayonnaise and a crusty bread make the perfect sandwich.  A BLT is always my “go to” when I don’t know what else to order in a deli or diner, […]

Pierogi

Pierogi

The first pierogi I ever ate were made by my mother-in-law.  I was instantly hooked. They were pasta filled pockets with creamy mashed potatoes, cheese, and onion…what’s not to like. Pierogi can be filled with many things, other than potato, such as sauerkraut, ground meat, […]

Tomato Soup

Tomato Soup

Homemade tomato soup is a treat all year round. The soup is easy to make and versatile. You can serve it as a first course, with a sandwich, or eat it alone. Any way you choose you will not be disappointed. It is delicious and […]

Tofu Reuben Sandwich with Broccoli Slaw

Tofu Reuben Sandwich with Broccoli Slaw

A classic Reuben sandwich is made with corned beef, Swiss cheese, sauerkraut and Russian dressing. It is one of my all time favorites; however, I avoid eating it because I try to eat healthier. One day I was having lunch in a local cafe and […]

Purée of Zucchini Soup

Purée of Zucchini Soup

These cold winter days are perfect for a bowl of creamy zucchini soup. Unlike most heavy cream soups, this one is light, smooth, healthy, and delicious without giving up any flavor. Instead of using heavy cream, this soup gets its thick, rich flavor from adding […]

Stuffed Pork Tenderloin topped with Pancetta

Stuffed Pork Tenderloin topped with Pancetta

Stuffed Pork Tenderloin is one of the ultimate comfort foods. As a pork lover, this is tops in my book. The pork is delicious, the pancetta topping cooks up crisp, which adds a crunchy layer of texture, and it presents well too. It looks as […]

Shrimp Tacos with Cilantro Lime Sauce and Pickled Red Onions

Shrimp Tacos with Cilantro Lime Sauce and Pickled Red Onions

These shrimp tacos are seasoned perfectly, and make a delicious and healthy meal that are easy to make too.  Tacos are a great way to bring people together at a casual dinner party, family dinner or a fun way to spend an evening with good […]

Pico de Gallo with fresh made Tortilla Chips

Pico de Gallo with fresh made Tortilla Chips

Pico de Gallo is a delicious, healthy, versatile condiment to use any time of the year.  It is especially delicious in the summer months when tomatoes are in season.  The freshness of the tomatoes, cilantro, onion, and lime go great with tortilla chips, on tacos, […]

Rice and Vegetable Stuffed Eggplant

Rice and Vegetable Stuffed Eggplant

This vegan stuffed eggplant recipe is delicious and nutritious. My mother’s stuffed eggplant is the model for this vegan version.  Her eggplant was stuffed with ground beef, rice, and  tomatoes, similar to a stuffed cabbage filling. She made it only once or twice a year, […]