What is Okara?

 Posted by Jennifer (the RD) on February 24, 2012

After posting the Okara burger recipe last week, I realized that I probably should have done a better job of explaining what Okara actually is.  When I was a child, my grandmother used to make a Japanese dish out of okara.  It was almost like an ultra smooth version of couscous in that it was very soft and had little texture. Continue reading

Okara Veggie Burgers (Vegan)

Posted by Jennifer (the RD) on February 15, 2012

This is an extermely inexpensive way to eat a veggie burger.   You can make these burgers for a fraction of the cost of regular veggie burgers.  I came up with this recipe because students in my vegetarian course were complaining about the cost of vegetarian convenience items. Continue reading