Dinner

Coconut Curry

Las Iguanas is one of my favourite restaurants. They were the first mainstream eatery I went to that had a separate vegan/vegetarian menu. For those who don't know, Las Iguanas is a South American-inspired restaurant chain; they sell everything from quesadillas to fajitas, and they're roughly the same price as Nando's. The first time I… Continue reading Coconut Curry

Snacks

Friday Basket: Vegan Apple Flapjack Recipe

It is equally amazing and frustrating to find out that a food item which is a regular purchase, can actually be made at home for a fraction of the price. Normally, flapjacks cost about £1 each, or sometimes you can get a box of flapjack bites on offer at various supermarkets for £1 or so.… Continue reading Friday Basket: Vegan Apple Flapjack Recipe

Snacks, Sweets and Desserts

Chewy Orange and Date Cookies! Vegan!

For this week's Friday Basket I'm sharing this amazing chewy cookie recipe. It's actually a modified version of this recipe from Daily Rebecca. Interestingly, I'd been searching for cookie recipes over several years, and each one either linked to, or was in some way modified from Daily Rebecca, so I guess her recipe is pretty influential… Continue reading Chewy Orange and Date Cookies! Vegan!

Dinner, Savoury Recipes

Teriyaki Jackfruit

Exciting vegan cooking requires lots of imagination. I've always wondered: who was the first person to try this thing, and realise it was good to eat? I'm still getting over the whole Aquafaba craze: who would have thought you can make macaroons out of chickpea water? Jackfruit is another discovery that blows my mind: I knew… Continue reading Teriyaki Jackfruit