Category Archives: Meals and light bites

Valentine’s Day vegan steak and chips

I avoid eating out on Valentine’s Day evening as it can be difficult to book and quite a few restaurants change their regular menu so it can be a bit of a rip off! This year I fancied trying one … Continue reading

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Vegan pigs in blankets

This was my first time for making pigs in blankets. I grew up in a fairly unconventional house and I can’t say I remember us ever having the meaty version of this at Christmas. You could use VBites Meat-Free Mini … Continue reading

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Christmas Tofoie gras

Last Christmas I was cooking for a non-vegan French friend and decided to try out my tofoie gras recipe. It went down a storm! I know some vegans can’t get their heads around recreating a dish produced in such a … Continue reading

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Butternut squash and sweet potato curry

This recipe is adapted from one by Nigella Lawson! I cooked it recently for some friends, one of them said it’s the best meal he’s ever had haha! It’s a lovely, heart-warming, coconutty curry. Perfect for a chilly, autumnal night. … Continue reading

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Fig, walnut, blackberry and spinach salad

This is a simple five-ingredients salad for autumn (fall), when summer is coming to an end and the evenings are feeling cooler. I failed to get out blackberrying this year but bought the biggest, tastiest blackberries from a local shop, … Continue reading

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Vegan Spag Bol with carrot!

Vegan MoFo 2019: Friday 30th: Inspired by your favourite city – a Bolognese to make Bologna proud I’ve done a U-tune on using carrots in Bolognaise! I used to sneer at the idea of adding them, then after reading up … Continue reading

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Posh beans on toast

Vegan MoFo 2019: Thursday 29th August: Hearty breakfast – something to set you up for a day pounding the pavement in a new city. My son has gone to a festival and left some onion bagels in the bread bin. … Continue reading

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