Gluten-Free Vegan Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake

Gluten-Free Vegan Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake

This Gluten-Free Vegan Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake is filled with the most indulgent peanut buttercream, and drenched in a silky chocolate sauce. I used my favourite vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar free chocolate sponge recipe for this cake. I love its taste and texture, and what’s more, it requires just one bowl and uses easilyRead 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 Chocolate Truffle Cake

Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate Truffle Cake

Sinfully decadent yet unbelievably healthy, this Gluten-Free Vegan Chocolate Truffle Cake is guaranteed to be your new favourite dessert! With Easter just round the corner, I thought it was the perfect time to post a recipe for an indulgent chocolate cake based on my latest obsession: truffles.  Just like my chocolate truffles, this cake is beautifully rich andRead 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 relyRead 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

Matcha Sweet Potato Mochi (Vegan + GF)

Matcha Sweet Potato Mochi (Vegan + GF)

These Matcha Sweet Potato Mochi make the perfect slightly sweet and satisfying yet surprisingly healthy snack! Mochi is a Japanese sweet snack made from glutinous rice beaten into a sticky paste and moulded into shapes. It’s soft and chewy and delicious paired with a sweet paste. This type of mochi here is called shiratama, which is plain mochi that’sRead 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 and milkshakes. I adore their natural sweetness, almost perfume-like flavour, and of course their beautiful colour! They’re also really, really healthy. These little PurpleRead more

Vegan Sesame Sweet Potato Ice Cream

Vegan Sesame Sweet Potato Ice Cream

I first tried sesame ice cream at a Japanese restaurant in London and instantly fell in love. This Vegan Sesame Sweet Potato Ice Cream tastes just like it, and although it might sound really weird, you’ll love it if you try it, I promise! Sesame is a  popular ice cream flavour in Japan and probably oneRead more

Sweet Potato Hummus Without A Blender (Vegan + GF)

Sweet Potato Hummus Without A Blender (Vegan + GF)

You may know by now that I’m a big fan of making things with limited kitchen equipment, and what’s so great about this Sweet Potato Hummus is that it’s just as delicious, healthy, and easy to make as regular homemade hummus, but it doesn’t require a blender!  All you need to do to make this hummus is cook a sweetRead more

Purple Sweet Potato Dessert Fries (Vegan + GF)

Purple Sweet Potato Dessert Fries (Vegan + GF)

These Purple Sweet Potato Dessert Fries make the BEST savoury-sweet snack or healthy dessert.  Sweet potatoes are used in a lot of desserts in Japan, and these purple sweet potato dessert fries were inspired by two Japanese sweet snacks: imogashi and daigaku imo. The former are thin and crispy sticks of deep-fried deliciousness coated in clumps of white sugar,Read more