Why have a jar of Gumbo at the ready in your pantry?
Because whether you need a quick mid-week meal or something special for an improptu weekend get together; in just the time it takes to cook the rice, a mouth-watering dinner can be on your table.
A one quart jar with chicken, sausage, and shrimp served over rice can feed 6-8 people. With salad and baguette your meal is ready!
What else to add to your French Quarter dinner? Zydeco, friends, and a glass of wine!
Directions: Saute meat in pot. Add contents of jar. Simmer, stirring often, putting seafood in last. Serve over rice.
Tomatoes, onions, peppers, celery, okra, water, parsley, garlic, thyme, oregano, bay leaves, wheat flour, canola oil, vinegar, molasses, anchovies, cloves, tamarind extract, chili pepper extract, salt, pepper, spices, file*, citric acid. Contains wheat & fish (anchovies).
*File: dried leaves of sassafras tree
Looking for a quick and healthy dinner that your kids will love and your baby sitter can prepare?
Well you've found it! Our Brunswick Stew is loaded with freshly cooked corn, baby lima beans, potatoes and tomatoes in a yummy sauce that is palate pleasing to all ages.
Directions: Pour contents of jar into cooking pot, adding 1/2 jar of stock, tomato juice or water and meat substitutes or cooked meats- chicken, pork, ground beef, or game. Simmer stirring often. Serve over cooked rice if desired. Season to taste and enjoy.
Potatoes, tomatoes, onions, water, lima beans, corn, vinegar, anchovies, cloves, tamarind extract, chili pepper extract, lemon juice, soy protein, yeast extract, maltodextrin (from corn), canola oil, salt, pepper, spices, butter, citric acid.
Contains fish, soy, dairy.
Want to know why Massaman Curry ranks as one of the most popular dishes in the world?
Try ours and you'll find out. With fresh vegetables and exotic spices cooked in creamy coconut milk, Massaman Curry is easy to love. Thick, rich, and delicious, when you're in the mood for a bowl of Thai comfort, you will find this truly satisfying.
Directions: Pour contents of jar into pot. Add your choice of cooked meat, meat substitutes, or vegetables. Serve with rice and garnish with cilantro if desired.
Potato, carrot, onion, water, ginger, coconut milk, garlic, lime, sugar, fish sauce, coconut oil, tamarind, celery, tomato, soy protein, salt, yeast extract, maltodextrin (from corn), soybean oil, lemongrass, cilantro, spices.
Contains fish, soy.
Originally called Dee's Diamond Dressing (adapted from VK friend, DeeAnn's recipe) this is a classic sharp vinaigrette in the French style. Perfect on any variation of a lettuce and tomato salad, it's especially good on Dee's Salad, find the recipe below.
It is also an excellent chicken and seafood marinade.
Vinegar, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Mustard, Canola Oil, Water, Garlic, Salt, Pepper.
Yummy on salads and with much more:
- on steamed vegetables
-wraps and sandwiches
Water, Canola Oil, Olive Oil, Feta Cheese, Lemon, Non-Fat Milk, Egg, Vinegar, Onion, Garlic, Dill, Parsley, Spices
We are pretty sure you didn't know that tofu could taste this good! Turn your salad into a complete, tummy-filling meal. The protein of tofu combined with the richness of extra virgin olive oil and fresh herbs are sure to convince you to change your mind about tofu.
Ingredients: Tofu, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Onion, Vinegar, Soy, Water, Garlic, Basil, Xanthan.
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1 - 32 oz jar of VK Creole Sauce
1 cup onion
1 cup celery
1 cup green pepper
1/4 cup garlic
1lb sausage cut up
2 cans of red beans
2 T parsley
2 bay leaves
In a large soup pot, saute 1 cup each onions, celery, and green pepper, plus 1/4 cup garlic in 2-3 T olive oil.
Add 1 lb sausage cut up.
Add jar of VK Creole sauce, 2 cans of red beans, 2 T parsley, and 2 bay leaves.
Cook until flavors blend, stirring. Serve over rice and garnish with parsley.
1 32 oz jar Massaman Curry
1 package hard Tofu.
1 peeled sweet potato
1/4 cup peanut oil
Cut sweet potato into thin strips. Place on an oiled baking pan and place into a 350 degree oven. Bake until soft.
While the potato is baking, dry the tofu and cut it into thin rectangular strips.
Place peanut oil in frying pan and heat to frying temperature.
Place tofu strips into the hot oil and cook until golden brown. Remove tofu onto a bed of paper towels to soak off excess oil. Heat Massaman Curry in a sauce pan until hot. Place cooked rice into bowls. Pour Massaman Curry over rice. Add crispy tofu and roasted sweet potato. Serve with a parsley garnish.
Easy one pot meal:
Saute sausage and chicken, pour in Gumbo, add seafood before serving over rice.
Any kind of meat, fowl, or seafood may be added, alone or in combination.
Also delicious with tofu and vegetable protein meat substitutes
Serve with bread and salad for a hearty meal your family will love.
Many more recipes can be found in our Blog at the end of the web site below.
Greens of your choice
Chop equal amounts of roasted beets and apple into similar size pieces.
Mince swiss cheese
Combine beets with Vegetable Kingdom's Dee's Diamond Dressing
Add in the apples and cheese
Arrange on greens and sprinkle walnuts over top
Preheat to 250.
Wash and spin or towel dry kale and etc of your choosing.
Place in large mixing bowl.
For each large handful you will need 2-3 t Dee's, depending on absorbency of the leaf. Pour dressing over greens and toss gently. (A glove is good for this.)
Make sure each piece is thinly coated but not soaked. Place on oiled cookie sheet in single layer.
Bake 30 minutes, checking after 20. If you mix types of greens, they will bake at varying times so remove any that become crisp to a rack.
Turn the remaining and bake another 15 min, or until crisp.
Super simple fresh- from- the- garden -salad with assorted lettuce, green onion tops, baby asparagus, carrots, and radishes...YUM!
You got your lettuce, string beans, purple onion and yellow tomato, with croutons and an egg on top!
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