Coffee Jelly Ice Cream Sundae (Vegan + GF)

Coffee Jelly Ice Cream Sundae (Vegan + GF)

This Coffee Jelly Ice Cream Sundae is such a delicious summery dessert that secretly contains a lot of health benefits! Coffee Jelly is a very popular dessert in Japan – my grandmother is so obsessed with it that for a few years she ate it every day! For those of you who aren’t so well-acquaintedRead more

Purple Sweet Potato Split (Vegan + GF)

Purple Sweet Potato Split (Vegan + GF)

This Purple Sweet Potato Split makes the best healthy dessert! It’s easy to make, so delicious and also happens to be vegan and gluten-free! This recipe was inspired my love of ice cream, purple sweet potatoes, and Japanese dessert flavours in general. I love the combination of the soft, warm purple baked sweet potato and the melt-in-your-mouth vanilla iceRead more

Gingerbread Chai Latte (Vegan + GF)

Gingerbread Chai Latte (Vegan + GF)

Sipping on this Gingerbread Chai Latte is the perfect way to warm up on a chilly afternoon. I’ve posted quite a few recipes for healthier hot drinks, from this Black Sesame Latte to this Orange Hot Chocolate and this Vegan Egg Nogg. This Gingerbread Chai Latte is similar in that it tastes just as cosy, comforting andRead more

Fig Tahini Sundae (Vegan + GF)

Fig Tahini Sundae [VEGAN/GLUTEN-FREE]

This Fig Tahini Sundae is a great way to make use of the last of the seasonal figs.   Tahini may sound like a strange choice in a sundae, but it works really well in sweet as well as savoury dishes. Sweetened tahini has a halva-like flavour, which pairs beautifully with the soft, juicy figs and rich, creamy coconutRead more

Vegan Anmitsu (GF)

Vegan Anmitsu (GF)

This Vegan Anmitsu is the perfect colourful and refreshing summer treat. It consists of: cubes of green matcha jelly pillows of purple sweet potato mochi  sweet red bean paste vanilla ice cream all topped off with some sticky date syrup. Anmitsu is a traditional Japanese dessert, which consists of cubes of jelly served in a bowl with sweetRead more

Purple Sweet Potato Mochi (Vegan + GF)

Purple Sweet Potato Mochi (Vegan + GF)

These Purple Sweet Potato Mochi were inspired by a delicious dessert I had on holiday in Thailand a couple of years ago: taro balls in coconut milk, which I’ve been dreaming about ever since. I recently found out that they’re made by cooking taro (a root vegetable that’s a bit like sweet potato) then mixing it withRead more