Pantry-Made Falafels

Cooking with Jennine, Pantry Meal, Vegetarian

Print the recipe card!  Pantry Made Falafels Although the name sounds exotic and quirky, falafels are simply fried balls or patties of mashed chickpeas/garbanzo beans. They are common in the Mediterranean and Middle East, either served as appetizers with hummus, tzatziki, and flatbread or stuffed into pita pockets with lettuce and tomato. Falafel patties also […]

August 7, 2012

Homemade Hummus

Cooking with Jennine, Snacks, Vegetarian

Print the recipe card! homemade hummus Hummus is a tasty and healthy Mediterranean spread made from chickpeas/garbanzo beans. While these commercial Hummus Snack Packs are convenient, hummus is quite easy to make at home (and LOTS cheaper!). Basic hummus is an excellent addition to your FoodStorageCookbook because it is simple to make, requires no fresh ingredients and leftovers can be frozen or canned.

August 3, 2012

Dry Veggie Powder Mixes

Cooking with Jennine, Pantry Meal, Snacks

Print the recipe card!  dry veggie powder mixes Condiments and seasonings go a long way towards adding variety and interest to your food storage, but buying commercial jars and mix packets can get really expensive and nibble away at your real food budget. I stumbled on this homemade version when I was figuring out new […]

July 27, 2012