Gluten-Free Vegan Matcha Strawberry Sponge Cake

Gluten-Free Vegan Matcha Strawberry Sponge Cake

This Gluten-Free Vegan Matcha Strawberry Sponge Cake comes with the most deliciously fruity frosting and is loaded with sweet berries!  I love using matcha green tea powder in desserts, as it adds a beautiful colour and delicious earthy flavour. I’ve previously used it to make: brownies  shortbread  chocolate truffles  panna cotta donuts So, it definitely madeRead more

Salted Caramel Adzuki Bean Brownies (Vegan + GF)

Salted Caramel Adzuki Bean Brownies (Vegan + GF)

About a year ago, inspired by my Gluten-Free Vegan Deep-Dish Cookie made with chickpeas, I made these Salted Caramel Adzuki Bean Brownies for the first time. I recently re-made them, 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 andRead more

Kinako Latte (Vegan + GF)

Kinako Latte (Vegan + GF)

This 3-ingredient Kinako Latte is a great alternative to hot chocolate as it’s rich and comforting without being too sweet, and a fab caffeine-free option if you’re tired of herbal tea.  Kinako, which means “yellow flour” in Japanese, is roasted soybean flour (so it’s gluten-free), and is widely used in Japanese cuisine.  Kinako is traditionally used inRead more

5-Minute Vegan Eggnog (GF)

5-Minute Vegan Eggnog (GF)

“Vegan Eggnog?” I hear you ask. Yes, I know eggnog is usually made with milk, cream, sugar, eggs. But this version here is really healthy and because it’s  vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar free, it also suits a wide range of dietary requirements! I came up with this recipe because I love eggnog but can never be bothered to makeRead more

Gluten-Free Vegan Strawberry Trifle

Gluten-Free Vegan Strawberry Trifle

This Gluten-Free Vegan Strawberry Trifle is easy to make, perfectly sweet, and every bit as rich and indulgent as the traditonal version. I absolutely love the combination of the sweet and slightly boozy strawberry jelly, gorgeously runny custard and rich, creamy coconut whipped cream – you definitely won’t notice the difference! The bottom layer starts withRead more

Pumpkin Cranberry Pecan Granola Bites (Vegan + GF)

Pumpkin Cranberry Pecan Granola Bites (Vegan + GF)

These Pumpkin Cranberry Pecan Granola Bites are an easily portable, healthy snack that will fill you with lots of slow-release energy.  These granola bites were inspired by the Maple Pecan Cranberry Granola Bites I posted on my blog last year. But this time I’ve added pumpkin purée to give it an autumnal twist. I absolutely loveRead 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

Matcha Green Tea Granola (Vegan + GF)

Matcha Green Tea Granola (Vegan + GF)

It had been a while since I made granola, so I decided to give it a go again, and, inspired by my recent recipe for Matcha Overnight Oats, I came up with this Matcha Green Tea Granola.   Granola is one of the easiest things to make yourself and also one of the most rewarding. There’s nothing moreRead more

Vegan Adzuki Milkshake 2 Ingredients

Vegan Adzuki Milkshake 2 Ingredients

This 2-ingredient Vegan Adzuki Milkshake is the perfect treat for hot summer days. It’s indulgently creamy, super simple to make and surprisingly healthy! I was inspired to make a Vegan Adzuki Milkshake after visiting the wonderful newly-opened Japanese café Tsujiri in London. I really wanted to try the Adzuki Ice Blend they had on the menu (in case youRead 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