Category: Vegan

Amaranth, mushroom and sweetcorn stuffed squash

Here, pureed sweetcorn, stir fried mushrooms and a few spinach leaves are mixed into amaranth that has been cooked in stock. The result is a sweet savoury porridge that is…

West African spicy peanut stew

This one-pot dish is very easy to make and tastes great! Sweetness comes from the sweet potato and red pepper, tartness from the tinned tomatoes, creaminess from the peanuts and…

Vietnamese hot, sweet and sour tamarind soup

You can put any vegetables/tofu in this soup, along with the essential pineapple (for sweetness), tamarind (for sourness), chilli (for heat), and herbs (for those herbaceous flavours). This Vietnamese soup…

Stir fried vegetables with home made black bean sauce

Black bean sauce is one of my favourite sauces from a Chinese restaurant in the UK. Who knew you could make such a good version so quickly from scratch?! This…

Mapo Tofu

Often described as the dish that converts people into tofu eaters, this Sichuan dish is deliciously spiced with intense savoury flavours. Heat comes from chillies and the fermented soybean paste….

Beetroot and apple tarte tatin with horseradish vinaigrette

Beetroot tarte tatin is one of our favourite easy go to dishes. The tart apple and horseradish elevate this dish to unique flavour territory. It also looks beautiful! This is…

Chickpea and kale broth

This is wholesome and has big bright flavours. What could be more comforting on a cold winter’s night? The addition of nutritional yeast produces a wonderful rich umami flavour. This…

Jerusalem artichoke, leek and chestnut pie

Jerusalem artichokes can be hard to get hold of. If you struggle to find them, replace them with another winter root veg such as parsnip or celeriac. The result is…

Red cabbage salad with citrus vinaigrette

Salads in winter can seem like an oxymoron but this is seasonal and delicious! Not only will the colours brighten your day, the flavours are bright and the texture is…

Cauliflower and romesco sauce ciabatta

This sandwich has been trending online for a while now – and for good reason – it is delicious! The almonds in the romesco sauce and the baked cauliflower steak…