Kitchen Tools for Vegans Who Love to Cook!

We came up with the idea of writing about kitchen tools for vegans when I realized that preparing healthy, tasty vegan meals requires a set of tools that not everybody has in a typical kitchen. As you start preparing more whole-food, plant-based (and sometimes even raw!) meals, you’ll see how these tools are not gadgets but really helpful companions on your vegan journey.

Recipe: Trader Joe's Slow Cooker Spicy Mediterranean Chicken — Recipes from The Kitchn

The moment I discovered Trader Joe's zhoug sauce, my life changed for the better. Have you tried it? It's not for the faint of heart, but if you can handle the heat, I'm pretty sure you'll fall in love just as quickly as I did. The Yemeni sauce is sort of like a fired-up pesto — it's a blend of cilantro, jalapeño, red chili flakes, garlic, cardamom, and cumin. It's spicy and savory, with a nice warming note from the ground spices. Here, it's paired with chicken, roasted peppers, and olives for an easy, colorful slow cooker meal.

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The moment I discovered Trader Joe's zhoug sauce, my life changed for the better. Have you tried it? It's not for the faint of heart, but if you can handle the heat, I'm pretty sure you'll fall in love just as quickly as I did. The Yemeni sauce is sort of like a fired-up pesto — it's a blend of cilantro, jalapeño, red chili flakes, garlic, cardamom, and cumin. It's spicy and savory, with a nice warming note from the ground spices. Here, it's paired with chicken, roasted peppers, and olives for an easy, colorful slow cooker meal.

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