Vegan Edamame Pesto with Soba Noodles (GF)

Vegan Edamame Pesto with Soba Noodles (GF)

This Vegan Edamame Pesto is so easy to make and pairs beautifully with soba noodles to make a delicious salad absolutely brimming with plant-based goodness! My recipe for this Vegan Edamame Pesto was featured in the UK national newspaper The Guardian as it was one of the winning entries to their pesto recipe competition. You can read the article here.Read more

Salted Caramel Adzuki Bean Brownies (Vegan + GF)

Salted Caramel Adzuki Bean Brownies (Vegan + GF)

About a year ago, I adapted my Nutella Brownies slightly to make these Salted Caramel Adzuki Bean Brownies. I recently re-made the brownies, and realised that there were a few steps and ingredients in the old recipe that weren’t completely necessary, so I’ve decided to republish a new and improved version!  Just like my NutellaRead more

Chickpea Sweet Potato Peanut Curry (Vegan + GF)

Chickpea Sweet Potato Peanut Curry (Vegan + GF)

This Chickpea Sweet Potato Peanut Curry is unbelievably easy to make, comforting, and conveniently happens to be really healthy too! I’d seen lots of different recipes for peanut soups, stews and curries online and was really excited to try them out because peanuts in savoury dishes are amazing (hello, tofu satay) and I just love all types of curry.Read more

Gluten-Free Vegan Tofu Karaage (Japanese Fried Chicken)

Gluten-Free Vegan Tofu Karaage (Japanese Fried Chicken)

A healthier twist on Japanese fried chicken, this Gluten-Free Vegan Tofu Karaage makes the perfect quick and easy weeknight dinner! Japanese fried chicken is slightly different from its Western counterpart in that it’s marinated with soy sauce, ginger and garlic, then coated with potato flour before being fried. This means it’s naturally dairy- and gluten-free (as longRead more

Mango Daikon Radish Mint Salad

Mango Daikon Radish Mint Salad

This Mango Daikon Radish Mint Salad is fresh, fruity, minty, and deceptively easy to make! I absolutely love fruity salads, especially ones made with mango, which I love pairing with herbs, like this Thai-inspired one with basil, or this Mexican salsa with coriander. I’ve used mint in this one because its freshness really helps enhance the sweetnessRead more

Lazy Falafel (Vegan + GF)

Lazy Falafel (Vegan + GF)

Hello lovely readers, please meet life-changing Lazy Falafel. I repeat, life-changing.  What’s not to love about falafel? As a university student I would often visit Taste of Cambridge. Also chummily known as ‘The Falafel Van’, this itinerant eatery can be found on the corner of Market Street, usually attached to a flock of loyal customers. Their well-knownRead more

Vegan Spicy Miso Mayonnaise (GF)

Vegan Spicy Miso Mayonnaise (GF)

This undetectably vegan Spicy Miso Mayonnaise is easy to make, bursting with umami flavour, and irresistibly creamy.  It all starts with some cashews, which are blended until thick, creamy and luxuriously smooth. I mentioned that I’d been experimenting with soaked cashews, which I love for making delicious sweet treats, as well as savoury sauces likeRead more

Vegan Chickpea Mayonnaise Salad (GF)

Vegan Chickpea Mayonnaise Salad (GF)

This Vegan Chickpea Mayonnaise Salad is easy to make, light but satisfying, and beautifully colourful! The star ingredient is a delicious chickpea paste, which I’ve previously used to make onigiri. It’s made of smashed chickpeas, tahini, mustard and apple cider vinegar. The slightly acidic taste and the interesting texture (creamy from the tahini, meaty from theRead more

Amaretto Prune Chocolate Pancakes

Amaretto Prune Chocolate Crepes

Celebrate Pancake Day the grown-up way with these Amaretto Prune Chocolate Pancakes! I love the combination of Amaretto, prunes and dark chocolate, and have previously used this to make these chocolates and this pudding. You can use whatever pancakes you fancy for this, but I went with crepes. I adapted the recipe for my Matcha Crepes, which substitutes wheatRead more

Vegan Snacks In Japan

Vegan Snacks In Japan

Want to know more about vegan snacks in Japan? Eating vegan in Japan can be a bit of a minefield – between the language barrier and the fact that fish and seafood products seem to creep their way into EVERYTHING, it can be a tricky situation to navigate for many foreigners.  So, I decided to put together a listRead more

Crispy Taro Fritters (Vegan + GF)

Crispy Taro Fritters (Vegan + GF)

These Crispy Taro Fritters are the perfect crowd-pleasing side dish! And what’s more, they’re healthy yet satisfying, and super easy to make! Taro is a root vegetable often used in Asian cuisine. When cooked, it has a soft, starchy texture similar to potato but is a little more slippery – so kind of like a crossRead more

Gluten-Free Vegan Mississippi Mud Pie

Gluten-Free Vegan Mississippi Mud Pie

This Gluten-Free Vegan Mississippi Mud Pie is the most delicious and indulgent dessert, but it’s much healthier than the traditional version. It’s also surprisingly easy to make! I think this undetectably gluten-free vegan Mississippi Mud Pie may be my new favourite dessert – I absolutely love the combination of the fudgey chocolate cake with the silky chocolate pudding and fluffyRead more