Minimalist Baker Kitchen

A collection of recipes from minimalistbaker.com. 1-Bowl, 10 Ingredients, or 30 minutes or less to make! The motherboard for our library of plant-based, vegan, and/or gluten-free recipes! Find everything we've ever made at www.minimalistbaker.com
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Sheet Pan Ratatouille with Crispy Baked Tofu
What could be better than the saucy, savory goodness of classic ratatouille!? Answer: SHEET PAN ratatouille! Say “au revoir” to stovetop babysitting, and “bonjour!” to extra caramelization with minimal effort! Turn it into a satisfying plant-based meal by adding protein-rich Crispy Baked Italian Herb Tofu and drizzling with Creamy Pesto Sauce. We have a feeling it’ll be your new favorite summer meal! Sheet Pan Ratatouille with Crispy Baked Tofu from Minimalist Baker →
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Creamy Pesto Sauce (Dairy-Free)
We’re throwing a pesto party, and you’re invited! With all the herby, savory goodness of traditional basil pesto, this CREAMY dairy-free pesto SAUCE is endlessly versatile and almost too easy. It comes together in just 5 minutes with 7 simple ingredients! This sauce is delicious on everything from pasta to veggies and beyond. Let’s get pesto-ing! How to Make Creamy Pesto Sauce, Dairy-Free! Creamy Pesto Sauce (Dairy-Free) from Minimalist Baker →
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Easy Apricot Sorbet (No-Churn!)
Once upon a time, in the dark streets of San Francisco, a life-changing ice cream cone was enjoyed thanks to Garden Creamery. This apricot sorbet is inspired by that fateful night, and the result is the perfect way to use up an abundance of ripe summer apricots. It’s tart, subtly sweet, and SO refreshing! Just 4 ingredients and simple methods (no ice cream maker) required. It’s sorbet time! Easy Apricot Sorbet (No-Churn!) from Minimalist Baker →
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Candied Pistachios (4 Ingredients!)
Pistachios are good, but candied pistachios?! VERY good. They’re the ultimate sweet, nutty, versatile topping for everything from salads to sorbets (recipe coming soon!). Bonus? This version is naturally sweetened and requires just 4 ingredients and 20 minutes. Let us show you how it’s done! These SIMPLE candied pistachios begin with tossing raw pistachios with maple syrup, coconut sugar, and vanilla extract. Maple syrup and coconut sugar combine to create the perfect amount of sauciness and ...
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Spicy Passion Fruit Mocktail (AKA “Mockarita”)
Step aside margaritas, the mockarita has ARRIVED! This passion fruit mocktail has all the tart, sweet, refreshing goodness of a traditional margarita thanks to passion fruit, lime, and agave. And, spicy charred jalapeños add booze-like complexity and heat without the alcohol. Yep, it’s seriously good! AND…it gets better! Just 4 ingredients and 25 minutes required, friends. Spicy Passion Fruit Mocktail (AKA “Mockarita”) from Minimalist Baker →
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Chicken Kofta Kebabs (Middle Eastern-Inspired)
Grilling season is here, and today we’re bringing you an EASY, flavorful addition to your grilling rotation: kofta kebabs! These Middle Eastern-inspired kebabs feature ground chicken, herbs, spices, and aromatics arranged on skewers and grilled to perfection. They’re elegant yet simple and are especially delicious served with lemon rice, hummus, tahini sauce, tabbouleh, grilled veggies, and/or pita. Just 1 bowl, 10 ingredients, and 25 minutes required! Chicken Kofta Kebabs (Middle Easte...
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Creamy Vegan Chocolate Milkshake
Nothing hits the spot quite like a chocolate milkshake. For us, the ultimate chocolate shake is one that’s thick, creamy, and chocolaty, but just subtly chocolaty…like drive-thru shakes. An equally rich and satisfying vegan version had to happen! Just 7 simple ingredients required for this nostalgic treat, friends. Let’s make milkshakes! How to Make a Vegan Chocolate Milkshake This homemade vegan chocolate milkshake isn’t your average blend-up-milk-and-ice-cream situation. C...
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6h 10m
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Creamy Vegan Chocolate Milkshake
Nothing hits the spot quite like a chocolate milkshake. For us, the ultimate chocolate shake is one that’s thick, creamy, and chocolaty, but just subtly chocolaty…like drive-thru shakes. An equally rich and satisfying vegan version had to happen! Just 7 simple ingredients required for this nostalgic treat, friends. Let’s make milkshakes! How to Make a Vegan Chocolate Milkshake This homemade vegan chocolate milkshake isn’t your average blend-up-milk-and-ice-cream situation. C...
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Crispy Tofu & Eggplant Lettuce Wraps
Tofu and eggplant just teamed up to create one EPIC appetizer, friends! These lettuce wraps feature SUPER flavorful crispy tofu and caramelized eggplant with fresh, crunchy veggies, vibrant herbs, and a savory-sweet sesame dipping sauce. If you’re thinking WOW now, just wait until the first bite! These 10-ingredient flavor miracles make a crowd-pleasing appetizer for four or light spring or summer meal for two. Let’s get to it! We’ve done tofu lettuce wraps before, but this time eggplan...
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1h 5m
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Simple Quinoa Black Bean Salad
Whether you’re a party person, a meal prepper, or a picnic lover, we’ve got a salad that can do it ALL! This fresh, crunchy Southwest-inspired quinoa salad features corn, black beans, cilantro, tons of veggies, and a zippy lime vinaigrette. BIG TIME deliciousness, friends! It keeps well, making it perfect for BBQs, picnics, or quick lunches throughout the week. Simple ingredients and just 30 minutes required! Let us show you how it’s done! How to Make Black Bean Quinoa Salad This ...
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White Bean Eggplant Caponata (1 Pan!)
Have you tried caponata? If not, let us introduce you! It’s a delicious Sicilian eggplant dish with sweet and savory flavor, and we ADORE it! While commonly served as an appetizer or side, it’s worthy of being a main when a little protein and fiber are added in. Introducing: white bean eggplant caponata! Made in 1 pan with just 10 ingredients, this is an effortless, plant-based entrée that pairs well with pasta, polenta, bread, or even mashed potatoes. White Bean Eggplant Caponata (1 Pa...
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The BEST Gluten-Free Vanilla Cake (1 Bowl!)
Friends, meet the vanilla cake of your DREAMS! It’s super fluffy, perfectly moist, undetectably gluten-free (& dairy-free), and seriously…the BEST. It’s impressive enough for a birthday or even a wedding! Bonus? It’s also SO easy to make, with simple methods, 1 bowl, and 9 ingredients. Preheat your oven. Let them eat cake! This cake could not be easier to make! Simply whisk, pour, bake, and enjoy your cake, for goodness sake! The BEST Gluten-Free Vanilla Cake (1 Bowl!) f...
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Frozen Passion Fruit Mezcalita
We love a margarita, but a mezcalita? Do tell. A mezcalita has the familiar sweet and tart elements of a margarita, but with the added smoky complexity of mezcal. This frozen version is SO refreshing and bursting with passion fruit for a fun and fruity twist. Bonus? It’s (ridiculously) quick and easy with just 4 ingredients and 5 minutes required. Let us show you how it’s done! Frozen Passion Fruit Mezcalita from Minimalist Baker →
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Simple Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus
If you love hummus and the rich flavor of tomatoes, you’ll ADORE this simple sun-dried tomato hummus. It’s SO versatile, creamy, easy to make, and adds instant flavor to just about everything. Enjoy it on pita, veggies, crackers, sandwiches, and more. It’s perfect for parties, picnics, meal prep, road trips, and everything in between! Just 15 minutes and a food processor or blender required. Let’s make hummus! This recipe is adapted from the Simple Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus in our cookbook! Sim...
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5-Ingredient Chocolate Tahini Truffles
Our new favorite fudgy, not-too-sweet truffles are inspired by a similar treat from Margalaxy in Portland, Oregon. They’re creamy and complex thanks to the inclusion of tahini, bitter and chocolaty because of cocoa powder, and dates lend the perfect texture and sweetness. These seriously snack-able truffles disappeared quickly in the test kitchen. And they’re SO easy to make — just 5 ingredients and 15 minutes required! 5-Ingredient Chocolate Tahini Truffles from Minimalist Baker →
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