Apple, Blackberry and Almond Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free, Soya-free option)

↓ Jump to the recipe! One of the great advantages of being obsessed with food is that, regardless of your weather preferences, seasonal change is always an exciting time. After a weirdly hot August, this week saw the first signs of blustery autumn winds and rain, and I immediately starting thinking about apple-based puddings (also … Continue reading Apple, Blackberry and Almond Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free, Soya-free option)

American Buttermilk Pancakes (Vegan, Nut-free, Soya-free option)

↓ Jump to the recipe! I feel like I probably don't need to tell you how amazing pancakes are... these fluffy, squidgy discs are pure breakfast joy, or indeed any other time of day that you fancy pancakes. And despite traditional recipes requiring milk and eggs, it is not at all difficult to make a … Continue reading American Buttermilk Pancakes (Vegan, Nut-free, Soya-free option)

Cardamom and Coconut Banana Bread (Vegan, Gluten-free option, Nut-free, Soya-free)

↓ Jump to the recipe! Banana bread seems to have become the baked good of choice during lock-down. It's something you don't tend to be able to buy in supermarkets or bakeries, so is perfect if you want to leave people in no doubt that you have gone to the effort of making it yourself. … Continue reading Cardamom and Coconut Banana Bread (Vegan, Gluten-free option, Nut-free, Soya-free)

Bao with Smoked Tofu and Kimchi Mayo (Vegan, Nut-free option)

↓ Jump to the recipe! The first time I tried these pillowy delights I had prepared myself for disappointment – I couldn't imagine that these little cloud-like pockets could be as buoyant and satisfying to eat as they looked. How happy I was to be wrong. These soft and chewy buns are everything you want … Continue reading Bao with Smoked Tofu and Kimchi Mayo (Vegan, Nut-free option)

Chocolate and Hazelnut Oatmeal Cookies (Vegan, Gluten-free, Soya-free)

↓ Jump to the recipe! I have a dangerous weakness for cookies. It is disconcertingly easy to make a batch one afternoon and have nothing left to show for it the next day. But yet, like flowers, their fleeting existence doesn't take away from their beauty, if anything it makes you more grateful that they … Continue reading Chocolate and Hazelnut Oatmeal Cookies (Vegan, Gluten-free, Soya-free)

Mango and Coconut Yogurt Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free, Grain-free, Soya-free)

↓ Jump to the recipe! One of the (many) challenges of being part of my family is the range of dietary requirements. We've got vegans, wheat allergies, even caffeine-and-chocolate-induced migraine sufferers so finding a cake that can be enjoyed by everyone is no small task. Over the years we have worked our way through a … Continue reading Mango and Coconut Yogurt Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free, Grain-free, Soya-free)

Vegan Buckwheat Galettes with Tofu Scramble (Vegan, Gluten-free, Grain-free)

Years ago, after finishing my degree, a few friends and I went to the beautiful French island of Île de Ré to decompress (a.k.a drink lots of wine). I was vegetarian at the time, and in almost every cafe or restaurant we went to, there was essentially one option for me on the menu; these enormous, … Continue reading Vegan Buckwheat Galettes with Tofu Scramble (Vegan, Gluten-free, Grain-free)

Vegan Peanut Butter Banoffee Pie (Gluten-Free Option, Grain-Free Option)

↓ Jump to the recipe! If I'm being completely honest, I have never been a fan of banoffee pie. I've always found it overwhelmingly sweet and, despite priding myself on being able to eat impressive amounts of pudding, have never been able to manage more that a few mouthfuls. UNTIL NOW. After I learned how … Continue reading Vegan Peanut Butter Banoffee Pie (Gluten-Free Option, Grain-Free Option)

Vegan White Chocolate and Blueberry Baked Cheesecake (Gluten-free option)

↓ Jump to the recipe! I'm struggling to write this blog because I keep looking at pictures of cheesecake and thinking about how I wish I had cheesecake now, and when I can next find an excuse to make cheesecake (Happy Thursday, anyone?). When I first decided to go vegan I assumed that really good … Continue reading Vegan White Chocolate and Blueberry Baked Cheesecake (Gluten-free option)