Vegan Christmas Cookies

This recipe is adapted from the peerless Isa Chandra’s and features in Vegan with a Vengeance. If you don’t have this book yet I would urge you to run out and grab a copy. My only real change is to up the amount of spice to my taste and to leave the sugar off the…

Cheeseless Pizza

When I went vegan it was pizza I knew I was going to miss. I have loved pizza since my very first slice and that is never going to change. My first vegan shopping trip had me reaching for the fake cheese with hope in my eyes. Oh how quickly it faded 😦 Fake cheese…

Focaccia – Italian Hearth Bread

So, you have followed my recipe for baking your own bread and are now crafting your own artisan loaves and have overdosed on nutrient rich foods – what next? Have a day off and make Focaccia. This bread has almost no micro-nutrients (white bread flour) is packed with fat (a bit of olive oil anyway)…

Gnocchi with root vegetables

I only discovered gnocchi a couple of years ago (small potato dumplings often used in the place of pasta and usually boiled) and keep promising to make my own but never getting around to it. I will have to soon as finding vegan gnocchi is hard to do. The ones I can find are full…