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Tag: vegetarian food

The Story of Washington Asparagus

Manuel Imperial drives us in his truck along the side of a dusty field. It looks empty, just brown rows as far as I can see. He stops the truck. There are two people barely visible under coats, hats and scarves against the sun, dust and cold wind, containers...

How to Dehydrate Vegetables for Backpacking

I don’t know about you, but I find it hard to eat enough vegetables at home, let alone backpacking! I’ve been challenging myself to find more interesting ways to eat vegetables, how to not waste any of the vegetables I buy and experimenting with more ways to dehydrate vegetables!...

Hot to Make a Sweet Potato Breakfast Burrito for the trail

I don’t know about you, but it’s always a struggle to find good breakfasts that are fast, delicious and nutritious. Enter the make ahead sweet potato breakfast burrito! This is not fast to make the FIRST time, but once you have a batch in the fridge, then it’s super...

How to Dehydrate Vegetarian Chili for Backpacking

I’ve spent a lot of the last year experimenting with dehydrating my own meals for backpacking, with lots of picnic experiments this past winter! I don’t mind some of the commercially available backpacking food, but I don’t love how expensive they are or how much sodium (and other stuff)...

How to make Spicy Vegetarian Chili for the Trail

This hearty spicy vegetarian chili for the trail is also perfect for lunch at the office or dinner at home! In our house, what we like to have this for dinner one night and then save the other half to heat up in the morning and put in our...

How to make Vegan Dairy Free Corn Chowder

I will keep saying it over and over, there is NOTHING, just NOTHING like having some hot soup in a thermos when you’re hiking, biking, snowshoeing or cross country skiing in the winter! It makes you feel gourmet AND warm AND satisified. YUMMY! One of my favorite winter trail...