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Rich Mushroom and Lentil Stew Over Creamy Mash

Rich Mushroom and Lentil Stew Over Creamy Mash

Rich Mushroom And Lentil Stew Over Creamy Mash is a wonderful, warming, hearty supper. Perfect for cold nights and shorter days. I love this dish served in a bowl with me wrapped in a blanket, sat in front of a roaring fire. The use of […]

Apple Crumble Bars

Apple Crumble Bars

Apple Crumble Bars are fabulous ‘snacks on the go’ and great for a packed lunch. Sweet (but not too sweet), cinnamony and crunchy these bars are great (and totally gluten-free and vegan). Apple crumble was (and still is) my favourite dessert as a child. These […]

Scary 1970s Halloween – Carved Turnip or Pumpkin?

Scary 1970s Halloween – Carved Turnip or Pumpkin?

Interesting facts about turnips and swedes (not Swedes). Generally speaking in the north of England, Scotland and Ireland turnips are the big purple things that you mash and swedes are the little beige things that you feed to animals.

October Seasonal Produce Roundup

October Seasonal Produce Roundup

October and Autumn is here! I adore autumn! Time to start storing the summer glut of produce and enjoy the autumn produce. Seasonal produce is wonderful in the autumn (fall). It’s a gluten-free, vegan bounty this month! Find out below what’s in season this month […]

My Favourite Gluten-Free Vegan Autumn Treats

My Favourite Gluten-Free Vegan Autumn Treats

My Favourite Gluten-Free, Vegan Autumn Treats are mostly fruit and pumpkin based. This is because fruit is soooo good in autumn. I love treats!!! I don’t have treats very often, but when produce is so good it is hard not to make the most of the bounty.

Roasted Rhubarb with Crumble Topping

Roasted Rhubarb with Crumble Topping

You could call this dish ‘deconstructed rhubarb crumble’ but that sounds like something off the tele. I settled on calling this gluten-free, vegan marvel: Roasted Rhubarb with Crumble Topping. That’s because the dessert really works best baked separately. The rhubarb retains its texture and flavour […]

Nectarine and Raspberry Trifle Pots

Nectarine and Raspberry Trifle Pots

Gluten-free, Vegan Nectarine and Raspberry Trifle Pots are a very indulgent, seasonal, super easy treat. Nectarines and raspberries are fantastic through the summer. Let’s make the most of them! This is a very easy dessert to pull together. To make it really easy use gluten-free, […]

Middle Eastern Chickpea And Walnut Salad

Middle Eastern Chickpea And Walnut Salad

Middle Eastern Chickpea And Walnut Salad is a stalwart salad. Gluten-free and vegan, super easy, super quick and packed full of protein and flavour. It also keeps well and travels well – perfect for packed lunches and picnics. I love Middle Eastern Chickpea And Walnut […]

Healthy, Gluten Free, Vegan Ginger Tofu

Healthy, Gluten Free, Vegan Ginger Tofu

Healthy, Gluten-Free, Vegan Ginger Tofu is one of my go-to dishes. Quick, easy, substantial, delicious and nutritious. Why the heck not??? I love tofu! I could eat it everyday – I don’t – but when I do eat it I make sure it is good. […]

Chard, Courgette and Pea Tart

Chard, Courgette and Pea Tart

Chard, Courgette and Pea Tart is the epitome of summer: peas, courgette, dill and chard. Gluten-free and vegan so no bacon or eggs in sight. This tart is fabulous picnic food. It is robust enough to handle being ferried around in a cool bag with […]

Rich And Creamy Broad Bean and Pea Risotto

Rich And Creamy Broad Bean and Pea Risotto

Rich And Creamy Broad Bean and Pea Risotto is the ultimate gluten-free, vegan comfort food. Tasting of earthy, warm flavours, fresh with peas and broad beans and the wonderful mint this risotto has a magical, silky texture but with a bite. I love this dish, […]

Endive Salad with Pears and Almonds

Endive Salad with Pears and Almonds

Endive Salad with Pears and Almonds is a pretty sophisticated salad that makes me feel like a grown-up. Endive (or chicory) is a little bitter but, like so many bitter tasting foods, really addictive. The bitterness of the chicory works so well with the sweetness […]

Super Spring Slaw

Super Spring Slaw

Super Spring Slaw is crunchy, light, tasty and satisfying. Perfect as a gluten-free, vegan side dish, sandwich filling, or with the addition of gluten-free pasta or noodles, a fabulous main. Choc-full of nuts, seeds, rich and vibrant vegetables and the always wonderful parsley. You will […]

Spicy, Grilled Green Bean and Potato Salad

Spicy, Grilled Green Bean and Potato Salad

Spicy, Grilled Green Bean and Potato Salad is a substantial, tasty and satisfying gluten-free, vegan salad. You can use whatever type of green beans (French beans, string beans, runner beans and lots more!) and potatoes (Jersey Royals!) are in season where you are. Look out […]

Carrot and Ginger Juice – No Juicer Required

Carrot and Ginger Juice – No Juicer Required

I adore Carrot and Ginger Juice – No Juicer Required. With a kick of ginger it goes from ‘carrot juice’ to ‘CARROT AND GINGER JUICE’. It is wonderful. The earthy, sweet flavour of the carrot with the spicy warmth of the ginger is fabulous. No […]

Ratatouille

Ratatouille

Ratatouille is French – just in case you didn’t know! It is also a marvellous, naturally gluten-free and vegan, seasonal dish, making full use of amazing early summer vegetables such as aubergine, peppers and courgettes. The key to great ratatouille is to get the most […]

Rich, Vibrant Beetroot Soup

Rich, Vibrant Beetroot Soup

Rich, Vibrant Beetroot Soup is gluten-free, vegan comfort food at its best. The most amazing colour combined with the incredible deep, earthy flavour is wonderful. Served hot in winter and cold in summer this is a soup for any occasion. Rich, Vibrant Beetroot Soup is […]

Chana And Gobi Biryani

Chana And Gobi Biryani

Chana And Gobi Biryani is amazing. It’s a gluten free, vegan delight! (Chana And Gobi Biryani is chickpea and cauliflower biryani). Really delicious and super light and fluffy. This is a great family meal to serve on a huge serving platter in the middle of […]

Tofu, Radish And White Miso Summer Rolls

Tofu, Radish And White Miso Summer Rolls

I could eat gluten-free, vegan Tofu, Radish And White Miso Summer Rolls all day. These light and refreshing rolls of goodness are fabulous for summer al-fresco dining. Super easy and super quick – they can be ready in no time! I adore Tofu, Radish And […]

Mushroom and Celery Salad

Mushroom and Celery Salad

Mushroom and Celery Salad is one of my mum’s recipes. We used to eat this during summer picnics on the banks of Windermere every Sunday. Gluten-free, vegan and so, so moreish! Mushroom and Celery Salad brings back memories of swimming all day in the lake […]

Panelle With Spinach, Carrot, Caper and Lemon Salad

Panelle With Spinach, Carrot, Caper and Lemon Salad

Panelle With Spinach, Carrot, Caper and Lemon Salad is fabulous gluten-free, vegan light lunch or side. The panelle is super easy and soooo delicious. Panelle is a traditional Sicilian ‘pancake’. Served as street food there are as many recipes and ways of serving as there […]

Mini Rice Pancakes

Mini Rice Pancakes

Mini Rice Pancakes make a fantastic gluten-free, vegan savoury snack, light lunch or side to a larger main. They are so versatile and so quick and easy to make. Light and airy with a kick of chilli Mini Rice Pancakes are packed full of flavour. […]

Banana, Peanut Butter and Almond Smoothie

Banana, Peanut Butter and Almond Smoothie

Normally I’m not a fan of bananas (I am a bit Goldilocks about them, no brown bits but they must be just ripe enough to eat) but I am a BIG fan of Banana, Peanut Butter and Almond Smoothie. What a combination, what a taste. […]

Crunchy, Gluten-Free, Vegan Ginger Oat Biscuits

Crunchy, Gluten-Free, Vegan Ginger Oat Biscuits

These Crunchy, Gluten-Free, Vegan Ginger Oat Biscuits have that warming zing you can only get from ginger. The fact they are gluten-free and vegan is just an aside. They are fantastic. They are great on their own with a cup of tea or if you […]