Recipes

Basics – Perfect Plain Rice

Basics – Perfect Plain Rice

Perfect Plain Rice works every time. Quick, easy, gluten-free, vegan, light and fluffy – every single time you make it! I love rice, I eat rice most days. So it is important, to me, that my rice is perfectly cooked. I love Perfect Plain Rice […]

Crunchy Cranberry and Cinnamon Granola

Crunchy Cranberry and Cinnamon Granola

Crunchy Cranberry and Cinnamon Granola is fantastic for breakfast. The slight tartness of the cranberries with the woody warmth of the cinnamon and nutmeg is divine. Gluten-free, vegan, low in sugar and full of nuts and seeds; this is the perfect taste, texture and nutrition […]

Ma Po Tofu

Ma Po Tofu

Ma Po Tofu is a dish from the Szechuan province of China and I LOVE it! Szechuan peppercorns give a numbing, heat and with the chillies you get a warm, lingering heat. Rich with soy and sherry it is a wonderful sauce. It is amazing! […]

Chocolate, Hazelnut and Raspberry Torte

Chocolate, Hazelnut and Raspberry Torte

This Chocolate, Hazelnut and Raspberry Torte is amazing. Simple, effective and… no need to put the oven on. It is no bake! Of course, it is… gluten-free and vegan too. It is super decadent and super rich but sometimes you need a treat or maybe […]

Mushroom and Chestnut Pot Pie

Mushroom and Chestnut Pot Pie

Gluten-free, vegan Mushroom and Chestnut Pot Pie is so rich, easy and delicious you will be eating it at least once a week. The red wine gravy has a deep, rich flavour which perfectly complements the mushrooms and chestnuts. I serve this with grilled broccoli […]

Buckwheat Pancakes

Buckwheat Pancakes

These Buckwheat Pancakes are so simple and delicious you will wonder why you didn’t make them sooner. Gluten-free and vegan Buckwheat Pancakes are quite thin – not traditional US-style pancakes, more French galette-style pancakes or crepes. Pancake can mean so many things… These pancakes are […]

Fondant Butternut Squash

Fondant Butternut Squash

Fondant potatoes are very decadent (and traditionally cooked in butter and stock). So… I got to thinking about what else would make a great fondant? Fondant Butternut Squash! Gluten-free, vegan, rich, moreish and melt in your mouth delicious. Fondant Butternut Squash is very rich and […]

Uber Rich Chocolate and Strawberry Brownies

Uber Rich Chocolate and Strawberry Brownies

Uber Rich Chocolate and Strawberry Brownies are of course… gluten-free and vegan but also super easy, decadent and they are a universally adored treat. Filled with chocolate and sweet strawberries and topped with melted chocolate these brownies are divine. Gooey brownies are great!!! These brownies […]

Baked Mushrooms With Crispy Sage

Baked Mushrooms With Crispy Sage

Shirley Conran once said something along the lines of ‘life is too short to stuff a mushroom‘ and she is absolutely right. This isn’t a stuffed mushroom dish but it is sailing close to the wind. Gluten-free, vegan Baked Mushrooms With Crispy Sage is worth […]

Orange Polenta Muffins With Orange Icing

Orange Polenta Muffins With Orange Icing

Orange Polenta Muffins With Orange Icing are a real treat. These muffins are a great gluten-free, vegan dessert but also, if you are feeling decadent, you could serve them for breakfast. I adore the scent and flavour of oranges. If you have ever been lucky […]

Gluten-Free, Vegan Sicilian Pizza

Gluten-Free, Vegan Sicilian Pizza

I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this Gluten-Free, Vegan Sicilian Pizza. No cheese just tomato, parsley and more good stuff… Sicilian pizza is usually rectangular with a thicker, bread, sponge base. Sicilian pizza is often known as sfincione and traditionally does not have mozzarella, or in fact […]

Banana, Lemon, Blueberry and Oat Smoothie

Banana, Lemon, Blueberry and Oat Smoothie

Banana, Lemon, Blueberry and Oat Smoothie is the perfect way to hit your midweek stride. Start with a smoothie feast! Banana lends itself perfectly to a smoothie… The fruity lemon zing is refreshing and lifts your mood. The colour is a deep blue-purple and is […]