Friday, February 13, 2004

Quick and Easy "Haystacks"

A great recipe for feeding a crowd
Lacto-ovo or vegan options

To make a haystack, begin with a layer of grain on your plate. Some popular choices are:
Corn chips (Frito style)
Tortilla chips
Doritos (your favorite flavor)
Rice (white or brown)

Add a warm protein or legume, such as:
Vegetarian burger crumbles, cooked
Chili beans
Chili Man vegetarian chili
Your favorite stewed beans (black beans, lentils, etc.)

Top with any or all garnishes:
Chopped tomatoes
Shredded cheese
Chopped onion or green onion
Sour cream

Everyone builds their own, so you don't have to worry about finicky eaters. The hardest part is setting all the bowls on the table. Enjoy!