logo
Food Advertising by

Millet & Veggies With Spicy Peanut Sauce

...
Read More

Gingerbread Smoothie Bowl & Holiday Rawnola

...
Read More

Chickpea Chocolate Chip & Pumpkin Brownies

...
Read More

Plant-Based Lasagna with Avocado Walnut “Cheese”

...
Read More

Pumpkin Spice Quinoa Bars

...
Read More

Millet & Veggies With Spicy Peanut Sauce

Happiest of Fridays my dearest friends! I hope that you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving. I spent my holiday in Detroit and it was great. I actually got really hungry mid-roadtrip, so we stopped at a random organic market and I bought quinoa veggie sushi, which was all documented on my Instragram story, naturally. My mom and dad are the best and super accommodating when it comes to my vegan diet, which is very much appreciated. It can be HARD being a vegan in a meat-eater’s world, especially on Thanksgiving, yikes! But whenever we go on vacation, my mom googles vegan/vegetarian restaurants to dine at-so nice :). Speaking of vegan food, we should talk about this nutrient dense vegan dish that’s packed with millet, veggies, and spicy peanut sauce, oh my! Spicy sesame oil is a mild-spicy sauce lover’s dream and let me tell ya, it’s hard not to fall deeply in love with my Spicy Peanut Sauce (probably end up dousing any sort of rice or pasta in it). Millet & Veggies With Spicy Peanut Sauce is budget-friendly and makes healthy eating fun, it’s definitely a dish you’ll have on repeat!

img_5719

img_6018

img_6016

You can eat this as a main course or as a yummy side dish! May I suggest pairing it with some crispy tofu if you’re going to use it as the latter? SO GOOD.

img_5730

img_5718

Millet & Veggies With Spicy Peanut Sauce
Serves 6
A quick and easy hearty vegan dish that's pack with wholesome foods!
Write a review
Print
Ingredients
  1. 2 cups of cooked millet (follow cooking directions according to package)
  2. 1 lb of brussels sprouts (trim off the hard part at the very bottom and quarter them into small pieces for faster cooking time)
  3. 1 bunch of asparagus (trim off end of stalk and then cut into smaller pieces)
  4. For cooking veggies
  5. 1/2 cup vegetable stock
  6. 2 tbsp olive oil
  7. Sauce
  8. 1/3 cup +2 tbsp spicy sesame oil (I use Chosen Foods brand)
  9. 2 tbsp liquid aminos
  10. 3 tbsp peanut butter (I used a creamy brand with 3g sugar in it per serving)
  11. 1/4 tsp jarred minced garlic
Instructions
  1. Whisk the sauce ingredients in a bowl with a fork until a creamy texture forms.
  2. Saute the veggies in the olive oil and vegetable stock for 8 minutes on medium heat.
  3. While the veggies are still warm, add the millet and sauce and mix it all together.
  4. Enjoy!
Notes
  1. This recipe will serve 6 people if it's used as a side dish.
UpBeet and Kaleing It http://upbeetandkaleingit.com/

Gingerbread Smoothie Bowl & Holiday Rawnola

Oh the weather outside is not frightful (like70&sunny) and this recipe is so delightful…meaning it’s a good FriYAY! Yes yes YES, bring on the Holidays. This vegan chick is prepared this time around, tofurky and all. Just kidding about the tofurky, I...

read more

Chickpea Chocolate Chip & Pumpkin Brownies

Chickpea Chocolate Chip & Pumpkin Brownies, try saying that five times in a row. It’s no easy task. Anywho, hellooooo my fabulous friends. Let’s make today National Vegan Chickpea Chocolate Chip & Pumpkin Brownie Day, ok? I mean, a National Raisin...

read more

Plant-Based Lasagna with Avocado Walnut “Cheese”

Are you ready for the most plant-filled, flavor bursting, creamy, “cheesy” lasagna you have ever laid eyes on? Well, get ready guys, because it’s here- right in front of you. The BEST zucchini lasagna I have ever tasted (not to toot my own horn or...

read more

Pumpkin Spice Quinoa Bars

I’m in love I’m in love and I don’t care who knows it (with my pumpkin spice quinoa bars). These gems represent healthy vegan bars at their finest! But really, what’s better than a seasonal homemade bar made with REAL ingredients?! They sure do...

read more

Vegan Pasta With Veggies & Creamy Cashew Sauce

Welcome to my Meatless Monday pasta partaaaay, so nice of you to join! It’s a new week, which means you can hit the reset button if you’ve gone off track with your diet and need to start over! No worries, I’ve got you covered. My Vegan Pasta With...

read more

Vegan Pizza With Homemade Basil Cashew Spread

Happy #Meatless Monday, my keen believers in the power of plant based pizza! It’s just pizza party central over here @ upbeetandkaleingit.com lately! But that’s fine with me because vegan pizza gives me life. You may want to also check out my previous...

read more

Easy Hearty Vegan Salad

Hey hey hey my plant loving, salad devouring friends! I’d like to share a super nutritious salad recipe with you on this wonderful hashgtag MeatlessMonday. My Easy Hearty Vegan Salad is perfect for cooler weather and as you can see from my last few posts,...

read more

What I Eat in a Day: Plant-Based Grad Student

Happy FriYAY! Thank. Goodness. Did anyone else feel like this week was never going to end? Well, the weekend is finally here, so enjoy yourselves, relax, and make some good planty dishes. Today, I wanted to show you another version of “What I Eat in a Day: Plant...

read more

Hi guys! My name is Mary. I am a law student who happened to stumble across a vegan cooking passion. I create recipes that are healthy, quick and easy to make. If you have any questions, you can email me here -- I would love to hear from you!

My recipes in Vegan Magazine

My recipes in Vegan Magazine

SUBSCRIBE TO upbeetandkaleingit

Name
Email *
  • 7 grain hot cereal on repeat lately Its so nourishinghellip
  • When life gives you lettuce make a big ol salad
  • Avocado Reuben anyone?
  • All ya need a on Sunday morning is a berryhellip
  • Acai smoothies in a new light This was SO GOODhellip
  • Wishing this was my current view
  • Best day of the year?! Im obsessed with these chocolatehellip
  • Pink Zoats?! I think yes
  • Happy FriYay loves!
MOST POPULAR