Gluten-Free Vegan Red Velvet Cake

Gluten-Free Vegan Red Velvet Cake

This Gluten-Free Vegan Red Velvet Cake is so much healthier than the traditional version, but every bit as delicious.  Red velvet cake has always been one of my favourite sweet treats, and so this Gluten-Free Vegan Red Velvet Cake has been on my list of recipe ideas for the blog for ages. I’m glad I finallyRead more

Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate Sponge Layer Cake

Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate Sponge Layer Cake

This Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate Sponge Layer Cake is absolutely perfect for birthdays! It’s coated in lashings of chocolate buttercream and tastes as indulgent as the cake of childhood parties, but is secretly much healthier.  I used my favourite vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar free sponge as a base for this layer cake – I love its taste andRead more

Vegan Matcha Baked Donuts (GF)

Vegan Matcha Baked Donuts (GF)

Inspired by these chocolate ones, I decided to make some Vegan Matcha Baked Donuts. They’re easy to make, and also happen to be gluten- and refined sugar free too! I love using matcha in baked goods as it adds a lovely green colour, earthy flavour and multiple health benefits. I’m really pleased with how the textureRead more

Vegan Sweet Potato Chocolate Buttercream

Vegan Sweet Potato Chocolate Buttercream

This Vegan Sweet Potato Chocolate Buttercream is perfectly sweet, luxuriously rich and creamy, and unbelievably healthy! It’s also refined sugar free and requires just 6 simple ingredients! One of my favourite sweet treats used to be a rich, chocolatey sponge layer cake enveloped in decadent chocolate buttercream frosting. Since going dairy-free, a lot of vegan buttercream recipes I’ve seen rely onRead more

Yellow Turmeric Rice (Vegan + GF)

Yellow Turmeric Rice (Vegan + GF)

This Yellow Turmeric Rice is a beautifully colourful side dish that will visually transform any dinner table! It’s super quick and easy to make, looks impressive and is really delicious. It’s also really healthy, and caters for a wide range of dietary requirements too, because it’s vegan and gluten-free. All you need to do is heat upRead more

Vegan Matcha Green Tea Shortbread

Vegan Matcha Green Tea Shortbread

This Vegan Matcha Green Tea Shortbread is delightfully salty-sweet, crisp and crunchy, filled with buttery macadamia nuts, and looks beautifully festive! These were inspired by my Black Sesame Shortbread – it’s a very similar coconut oil-based recipe, which yields a deliciously melt-in-your-mouth buttery biscuit. Matcha green tea powder adds a beautiful colour as well as aRead more

Vegan Mincemeat Strudels

Vegan Mincemeat Strudels

These Vegan Mincemeat Strudels are super adorable, really Christmassy and much easier to make than regular mince pies!  It all starts with a delicious homemade mincemeat. You can use store-bought mincemeat if you like, but I really like to make my own as I know exactly what’s been put in it and it doesn’t endRead more

Vegan Black Sesame Shortbread

Vegan Black Sesame Shortbread

I absolutely love this Vegan Black Sesame Shortbread – it’s the perfect balance of sweet and salty, whilst being simultaneously crisp and melt-in-your-mouth buttery. I’ve been wanting to make a dairy-free shortbread for a while. I don’t like to use things like vegan butter or lactose-free spreads, as they’re not easily accessible for everyone and not particularlyRead more

Purple Sweet Potato Cheesecakes (Vegan + GF)

Purple Sweet Potato Cheesecakes (Vegan + GF)

These Purple Sweet Potato Cheesecakes are vividly colourful, perfectly sweet and surprisingly healthy! I absolutely love purple sweet potatoes, and have previously used them for lots of different desserts, including ice cream, mochi, milkshakes, and sticky rice cakes. I adore their natural sweetness, almost perfume-like flavour, and of course their beautiful colour! They’re also really,Read more

Peanut Butter Salted Caramel Chocolate Bars (Vegan + GF)

Peanut Butter Salted Caramel Chocolate Bars (Vegan + GF)

These Peanut Butter Salted Caramel Chocolate Bars are much healthier than a Snickers but taste pretty similar – think gooey, caramel-like dates, rich, creamy peanut butter and crunchy peanuts enrobed in perfectly sweet, silky dark chocolate made extra special with a hint of sea salt. Using dark chocolate makes these chocolate bars taste particularly sophisticated, and also meansRead more