Category Archives: Meals and light bites

Haggis, clapshot and whisky sauce

I spent Burns night this year in London seeing Patti Smith at the Roundhouse. She came out on stage in her usual loose black jacket and waistcoat and jeans but wearing unlikely gold boots. She said they were a tribute … Continue reading

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Kitchen Tour

Now the month is concluding, show us where the magic has been happening! My kitchen is quite small, but jam-packed with tons of stuff! Here are the shelves I keep nuts, seeds, pulses and grains on. I have red lentils, … Continue reading

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Prep ahead Picnic

If you’re going for a picnic or a road trip, what do you pack? What do you make? Cheese and crackers are a great snack for a picnic or a road trip. This recipe is adapted from the Vegan Bible … Continue reading

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TV Trays

A sit-down meal might be nice, but sometimes getting cosy with food and Netflix is also needed. What’s your TV dinner? I’ve been watching the second series of Ozark so I considered veganising some classic hillbilly (Spoiler alert – NOT … Continue reading

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Pot Luck Perfection

What would you bring to a pot luck? Pot luck suppers are more of an American thing, not so common in the UK. However, people do sometimes invite you bring a dish along and when anyone leaves the office I … Continue reading

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Fancy but Frugal

You don’t need to spend a fortune to impress! I don’t make a lot of ‘fancy’ dishes but this is a bit of an exception but the ingredients are not too pricey – pastry, onion, spinach and a handful of … Continue reading

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Scratch and Dent

Have you had any good finds in the clearance section? Perhaps you bought “imperfect” produce and it turned out pretty great. Make a meal inspired by something you found reduced. I can hear a supermarket reduced label gun at 50 … Continue reading

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