Travel Cooking

  • Roasted Root Medley

    24th July 2015
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen.   Ingredients ¼ medium-sized yam, washed and cut into 1-inch chunks ½ large carrot, washed and cut...
  • Quinoa Lentil Pilaf

    27th June 2014
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1½ tsp. extra virgin olive oil ¼ cup diced onion ¼ cup diced carrot ¼ cup...
  • Pinto Beans and Rice

    26th June 2014
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 cup cooked brown rice ½ cup canned pinto beans (with liquid) 1 teaspoon smoked paprika...
  • Nori Roll with Tempeh and Veggies

    3rd February 2014
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients ½ to 1 tsp. olive oil 1 strip smoky tempeh strips (Lightlife® brand preferred, or use...
  • Miso Soup

    30th January 2014
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 2 cups + 2 to 3 Tbsp. water 2 Tbsp. dried wakame seaweed 1 green onion,...
  • Microgreen Salad

    29th January 2014
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients ¼ cup shredded carrot ¼ cup chopped cucumber ¼ cup sliced red bell pepper ¼ cup...
  • Mediterranean Roasted Beets

    20th January 2014
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1¾ cup beets, cut in ½-inch cubes 1½ tsp. extra virgin olive oil 1 Tbsp. finely...
  • Lentil-Lime Salad

    19th January 2014
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 cup cooked green lentils ½ cup grated raw carrot ¼ cup finely chopped fresh cilantro...
  • Kale with Pine Nuts

    28th October 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients ½ medium bunch green kale 2 Tbsp. toasted pine nuts 1 Tbsp. lemon juice Himalayan salt...
  • Jicama-Avocado Salad

    3rd October 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients ½ tsp. Himalayan salt 1 Tbsp. agave nectar Juice of 1 lime 1½ tsp. extra virgin...
  • Japanese Cucumber Salad

    1st October 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 4 tsp. dried wakame seaweed 4 tsp. rice vinegar ½ to 1 tsp. mirin (Japanese cooking...
  • Hearty Vegetable-Miso Soup

    16th August 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 tsp. extra-virgin olive oil or safflower oil 2 Tbsp. finely chopped yellow onion 1 tsp....
  • Green Beans with Lemon

    15th August 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients ½ lb. green beans, ends trimmed 1½ tsp. extra-virgin olive oil 1½ tsp. fresh lemon juice...
  • Greek Salad

    14th August 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 or 2 romaine hearts, washed and chopped 1 English cucumber, peeled and sliced in chunky...
  • Garlic Veggies

    12th August 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients ½ small head broccoli, cut into bite-sized florets 1 carrot, cut in thin diagonal slices ½...
  • Curried Cauliflower

    10th August 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil ½ to 1 tsp. curry powder ½ large head cauliflower, stem...
  • Cucumber and Tomato Salad

    1st August 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 English cucumber, half-peeled in alternating strips, sliced in thick half-moons ¼ small container ripe plum...
  • Coconut Collard Greens

    30th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1½ tsp. extra-virgin olive oil ¼ yellow onion, diced ½ bunch collard greens, washed, stems removed,...
  • Carrot-Seaweed Medley

    28th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1½ tsp. toasted sesame oil ½ tsp. safflower oil ½ yellow onion, cut in thin half-moons...
  • Braised Greens

    25th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil ½ clove garlic ½ bunch greens (e.g., kale, collards, or chard)...
  • Black Beans and Rice

    25th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients ¾ cup cooked brown rice ½ cup canned low-sodium black beans ¼ tsp. extra-virgin olive oil...
  • Baked Tempeh

    24th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 2 Tbsp. apple cider vinegar 2 Tbsp. Bragg® Liquid Aminos 1½ tsp. toasted sesame oil 1½...
  • Baked Sweet Potato

    23rd July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 clove garlic, minced 2 tsp. extra-virgin olive oil 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil ¼ tsp....
  • Baked Salmon

    14th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 clove garlic, minced 2 tsp. extra-virgin olive oil 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil ¼ tsp....
  • Avocado Cucumber Soup

    14th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 medium English cucumber, peeled and roughly chopped 1 large ripe avocado, cut in half, seeds...
  • Asian Cabbage Salad

    14th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen.   Ingredients 3 Tbsp. rice vinegar 2 Tbsp. fresh lime juice 2 Tbsp. toasted sesame oil 1½...
  • Asian Stir-Fry

    14th July 2013
    A simple recipe for a simple hostel kitchen. Ingredients 1 Tbsp. coconut or safflower oil 1½ tsp. toasted sesame oil 2 cloves garlic 1 Tbsp....