Giant couscous stuffed peppers with basil

I had been looking around for giant couscous recipes for ages, but hadn’t found many that appealed.  Most of the recipes were salads, and I’m not a huge fan of salad to be honest (WHAT? A vegan who doesn’t like salad?  Burn the witch!!). First endeavour into giant couscous and not only was it a success, it’s now going toContinue reading “Giant couscous stuffed peppers with basil”

Tater tots

Oh potato, what would I ever do without you?  So versatile, so tasty, so cheap. I’m a big fan of the humble spud, especially when in chip form.  I’ve never bought tater tots from the supermarket before, but thought recently why not try and make them at home anyway.  They always look tasty, and homemadeContinue reading “Tater tots”

Get saucy – Big Mac “special sauce” (vegan)

In the first instalment of an ongoing saucy series, I’m going to share with you how to make a Big Mac “special sauce”.  There’s nothing special about the ingredients, but there IS something special about the taste.  It tastes like the real thing. Can’t say I was ever a huge fan of Big Macs (IContinue reading “Get saucy – Big Mac “special sauce” (vegan)”

Smoothie bowls

  Summer is pretty much here (in the Northern Hemisphere in any case) so it’s time to use spotty bananas for smoothie bowls rather than banana bread. You know how easy it is to make smoothie bowls?  SUPER easy. The best thing about smoothie bowls is you can put in it whatever you want.  SeeContinue reading “Smoothie bowls”

Vegan apple tart

Pastry on EVERYTHING. When you discover vegan pastry (hi Jus Rol puff pastry!) you have to make everything you’ve ever made with pastry one more time, y’know, just to test whether or not it’s any good. So far, so yum. Apples and pastry go together brilliantly, and this recipe is so easy you have noContinue reading “Vegan apple tart”

Vegan “bounty” bars

Thought it might be an idea to start off the blog with one of my favourite treats – vegan Bounty bars. I was a huge fan of Bounty bars before going vegan, and this just goes to show that you don’t actually give anything up if you make the switch to a plant based lifestyle. Continue reading “Vegan “bounty” bars”