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 

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 

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 

Roasted Beetroot

Roasted Beetroot

Sweet, colourful and succulent! I have used homegrown beetroot for my Roasted Beetroot, but you can buy beets from any decent vegetable seller. Roasting beetroot brings out the sweetness and flavour. It is very simple to do and once they are cooked, they will keep 

Pearl Barley Risotto with Tomatoes & Watercress

Pearl Barley Risotto with Tomatoes & Watercress

Pearl Barley has been one of my favourite go-to ingredients during lockdown & there is always loads of it on the shelf because so many people do not use it, yet its cheap & versatile. Can be used as a replacement for Rice, Pasta & 

Nut Roast Burgers

Nut Roast Burgers

Too hot for a Roast dinner, but craving a Sunday Nut Roast? That was me yesterday. Rather than be defeated I would do the next best thing & make a Nut Roast Burger. Really yummy & really easy. Ingredients for Nut Roast Burgers Makes 4 

Pickled Gooseberries

Pickled Gooseberries

Great accompaniment for salads We highly recommend getting a Gooseberry bush for your garden. We have Gooseberry ‘Invicta’, which is a traditional english gooseberry bush. Gooseberries fruit on the previous years growth, so it’s important not to cut it back too often and give it