Recipes

A collection of recipes using our products. We also accept user submissions at orders@californiabalsamic.com 

Rita’s Best Marinara Ever

Rita’s Best Marinara Ever

adminMay 3, 20211 min read
A fun vegan SOS-free twist on marinara sauce courtesy of longtime fan and recipe submitter Rita Rosenlieb of “A Healthy Life” on Facebook., perfect for a quick dinner. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on May 4th! link and recipe inside.
Lissa’s Cousin Fesenjan Walnut pomegranate Cauliflower Stew

Lissa’s Cousin Fesenjan Walnut pomegranate Cauliflower Stew

adminMay 3, 2021
A vegan SOS-free take on a traditional Persian dish, commonly made with Pomegranate Molasses and chicken, duck or other meat. I’ve adapted this to use balsamic vinegars and cauliflower instead of meat. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on May 4th! link and recipe inside.
Rita’s Orange Poppy seed Oat Bars (or Scones)

Rita’s Orange Poppy seed Oat Bars (or Scones)

adminApr 5, 2021
Delicious vegan SOS-free plant-based baked treats courtesy of longtime fan and recipe submitter Rita Rosenlieb of “A Healthy Life” on Facebook., great as scones or oat bars depending on the cut of the dough. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on April 6th! link and recipe inside.
Paige’s Citrus Salad

Paige’s Citrus Salad

adminApr 5, 2021
This Citrus Salad is not only amazing in flavor, but super versatile. For example I had this for breakfast, and it hit all the right spots to start my day. I don’t have macros on this because it’s an add as you please dish…and add I did! This would make a great side to any nice grilled protein, or easy to super size and bring it to a large gathering. Anyway you decide to incorporate this into your life, there are no mistakes! This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on April 6th! link and recipe inside.
Lissa’s Treasure Island Salad

Lissa’s Treasure Island Salad

adminApr 5, 2021
This salad is delicious as well as beautifully colorful and pleasing to the eye. All of the ingredients are a delicate symphony of buried treasures as you discover each flavor on your eating journey. You’ll find the sharpness of the onions and shallots in combination with the pop of sweet strawberries and tartness of the grapefruit balsamic curiously delightful. The seeds provide extraordinary nutrition as well as added texture, reminiscent of a sandy beach. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on April 6th! link and recipe inside.

Balsamic Oats and Bananas

adminMar 3, 2021
A delicious vegan SOS-free banana oat recipe by Karen Marcroft
Garden Dill-icious Chickpea Crunch Stuffed Bell Pepper

Garden Dill-icious Chickpea Crunch Stuffed Bell Pepper

adminMar 1, 2021
A wonderful vegan SOS-free stuffed bell pepper with some crunch to it, submitted by fan of the show Ruthie! A favorite over here at California Balsamic. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on March 2th! link and recipe inside.
Twyla’s Favorite Easy Bean Salad

Twyla’s Favorite Easy Bean Salad

adminMar 1, 2021
This vegan and SOS-free recipes is super versatile, delicious, and quick. You can mix it with rice for a delicious bean and rice salad, serve it over baked potatoes, wrap it up in collard greens or eat it as is. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on March 2th! link and recipe inside.
Chef AJ’s Creamy Dill Mustard Potato Salad

Chef AJ’s Creamy Dill Mustard Potato Salad

adminMar 1, 2021
One of Chef AJ’s personal vegan and SOS-free recipes from one of her books! Steamed cauliflower becomes so creamy that it actually takes the place of high fat mayo. The fennel gives it a unique flavor. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on March 2th! link and recipe inside.
Bubba’s Vegan Fajitas

Bubba’s Vegan Fajitas

adminFeb 19, 2021
A savory main dish from customer Lori, done completely vegan and SOS-free! Perfect for a quick dinner on a busy day.
Air-Fried Kickin’ Shrooms!

Air-Fried Kickin’ Shrooms!

adminFeb 10, 2021
Another perfect balance of flavor and speed, a quick vegan and SOS-free side dish or main dish over rice/potato courtesy of longtime fan and recipe submitter Rita Rosenlieb of “A Healthy Life” on Facebook.
Very Cherry Vegan Brownies

Very Cherry Vegan Brownies

adminFeb 1, 2021
A real treat! A vegan and SOS-free brownie recipe perfect for having after dinner with guests. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on Feb 2nd! link and recipe inside.
Very Cherry Black Forest Pudding

Very Cherry Black Forest Pudding

adminFeb 1, 2021
This recipe by fan of the show Ruthie was a total winner here with our staff, a vegan SOS-free pudding recipe with just the right consistency. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on Feb 2nd! link and recipe inside.
Acorn Squash with Quinoa Stuffing

Acorn Squash with Quinoa Stuffing

adminFeb 1, 2021
A vegan and SOS-free dish perfect as a main dish or finger food appetizers. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on Feb 2nd! link and recipe inside.
Bubble & Squeak (Vegan WFPB SOS Free)

Bubble & Squeak (Vegan WFPB SOS Free)

adminJan 19, 2021
A traditional English folk recipe adapted to be vegan and SOS-free by fan of the show Joan. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on Feb 2nd! link and recipe inside.
Sushi Rice

Sushi Rice

adminJan 18, 2021
A vegan and SOS-free sushi style preparation, perfect as sushi, as a sushi bowl, or in a nori wrap. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on Jan 19th! link and recipe inside.
Twice Baked Potatoes

Twice Baked Potatoes

adminJan 18, 2021
a vegan and SOS-free recipe for one of our favorite potato skin appetizers, courtesy of longtime fan and recipe submitter Rita Rosenlieb of “A Healthy Life” on Facebook. This recipe was featured on Chef AJ’s channel on Jan 19th! link and recipe inside.
Chocolate Walnut Bites

Chocolate Walnut Bites

adminNov 30, 2020
A vegan and SOS-free sweet baked treat courtesy of longtime fan and recipe submitter Rita Rosenlieb of “A Healthy Life” on Facebook.
Healthy Oatmeal Cacao Chip Cookies

Healthy Oatmeal Cacao Chip Cookies

adminNov 30, 2020
Vegan and SOS-free cookies with a chocolate finish and lots of nutrition, courtesy of longtime fan and recipe submitter Rita Rosenlieb of “A Healthy Life” on Facebook.

Chocolate Orange Snacking Bread

adminNov 30, 2020
a vegan and SOS-free snack bread recipe with a fruit finish from our friend Diane Garber at WillPOWER Your Day, INC. loaded with flavor and nutrition for healthy living!