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Cashew, Cucumber & Coconut Curry

Cashew, Cucumber & Coconut Curry

A really lovely dish originated in Sri Lanka that fits in perfectly with the change of seasons & even better if you have some homegrown cucumbers. Ingredients for Cashew, Cucumber & Coconut Curry Serves 4 as a main 2 tbsp Oil 1 Large Onion 2 

Macaroni Cheese Vegan Style

Macaroni Cheese Vegan Style

The kids love this it’s probably their favourite meal. The sauce is lovely & tasty & incredibly cheesy, with no cheese or vegan cheese substitute! I am trying my first post from my iphone so I am unsure how this will look… Ingredients for Macaroni 

Simple Smooth Vegan Milk that never splits!!

Simple Smooth Vegan Milk that never splits!!

I have uploaded a few recipes for Vegan Milk since starting the blog. However, when I got my Ninja Blender for Father’s Day I had a brainwave, it’s not something i’ve seen online either. The problem with homemade milks with oats or nuts is that 

Vegan Fake Steak

Vegan Fake Steak

A really fantastic simulation of a usually classic meat dish. The best part is no animals were harmed during the making of this steak! Ingredients for Vegan Fake Steak Makes 4 Big Steaks For the Steak 180 g Nutritional Yeast Flakes 2 tbsp Tomato Puree 

Jack Monroe’s Jackfruit Caesar Salad

Jack Monroe’s Jackfruit Caesar Salad

I must admit I was a little sceptical about the Jackfruit Caesar Salad. However, this recipe from Jack Monroe was great, very quick & easy to make & thoroughly enjoyable to eat. The taste & meaty texture of the shredded Jackfruit is amazing, this is 

Sliceable Vegan Cheese

Sliceable Vegan Cheese

I have tried various Vegan Cheese Recipes, this is one I like that firms up nicely for slicing. It is also easily adaptable for total smoothness omit the cashew nuts & use additional smooth nut butter. Ingredients for Sliceable Vegan Cheese Makes a cheese sized 

Vegan Borscht (Beetroot Soup)

Vegan Borscht (Beetroot Soup)

Wow, this Ukrainian soup is incredible. I have not been a fan of beetroot soup in the past but this Vegan Borscht is gorgeous. Perfect from June to October when those beautiful earthy beets are in season. I served mine with Homemade Focaccia. Ingredients for 

Chocolate & Caramel Crumbly Crunch Cake

Chocolate & Caramel Crumbly Crunch Cake

Took a bit of messing about to get this recipe right. It is a Vegan take on Millionaires Shortbread, however, you do not need to be a Millionaire to bake this one but just have a bit of patience. I toyed with various recipes, some 

Vegan Secrets … Shh

Vegan Secrets … Shh

I feel really good becoming Vegan, I feel so much less of a hypocrite in my views towards animal welfare. However, it is not easy particularly as many things are still not labelled Vegan even when they are. In some respects I think companies are 

Simple Nasturtium & Rocket Pesto

Simple Nasturtium & Rocket Pesto

Great accompaniment for salads and pasta. We grow Nasturtium and Wild Rocket in our garden. It is very simple to grow in pots and hanging baskets. This pesto is so versatile and can be used as a dip, pasta sauce or salad dressing.You will need