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Chargrilled Plum and Rocket Salad
Apple cider vinegar

Chargrilled Plum and Rocket Salad with Orange-Mint-Basil Vinaigrette

By On May 12, 2016

I’m up to my ears in plums this week. I came across a few 19p punnets in the Co-op near my house and I couldn’t resist. We had a plum tree in… Read More

Vegan Orange and Sesame Mini Cake
Apple cider vinegar

Orange and Sesame Mini-Cake

By On May 5, 2016

You might have noticed that there’s been a distinct lack of action on the blog this year. This is due to two things. Number 1: I’ve been busy. Number 2: I found… Read More

Roasted Beetroot and Celeriac Soup
Beetroot

Roasted Beetroot and Celeriac Soup with Dill

By On January 27, 2016

It was my flatmate that requested beetroot and celeriac from the veg shop this week, which means that I can’t take credit for this flavour combination at all. This dish was very… Read More

Vegan Rhubarb and Almond Cake
Almond Milk

Vegan Rhubarb and Almond Cake

By On January 21, 2016

I’ve often spoken on this blog of my love for the fruit and veg stand at the top of Leith Walk. It’s cheap and great, and you’ll get the more difficult to… Read More

Warm Barley Salad with Harissa and Mint
Barley

Warm Barley Salad with Harissa and Mint

By On January 4, 2016

After Christmas and New Year, everything is drained; our immune systems, our cupboards, our wallets. We need rejuvenation, and after the decadence of our eating and drinking over the holiday period, we… Read More

Bulgur Wheat Upma: Vegan South Indian Breakfast
Asafoetida

Bulgur Wheat Upma: South Indian Breakfast

By On November 30, 2015

Sometimes you need a kick up the bum when it comes to cooking. Your repertoire gets a bit dull, your imagination doesn’t seem to extend past the things you have made the… Read More

Carrot

Classic Carrot and Coriander Soup

By On October 26, 2015

Alright, I’ve used the word “classic” here, but you should know me well enough now by now to know that I can never resist adding a couple of little tweaks into any… Read More

Vegan Fig and Blueberry Turnover
Almond Milk

Fig and Blueberry Turnovers

By On October 9, 2015

Figs. They’re sort of new to me. I don’t think I’ve ever eaten one before this year, when they were sat looking delicious at my fruit and veg man’s stall and I… Read More

Vegan Shakshuka
Avocado

Vegan Shakshuka

By On September 21, 2015

I’m a big fan of brunch, as you well know. I sometimes rely a little too heavily on potatoes in some sort of fried manner (because fried potatoes are the only actual,… Read More

Vegan Banana Bread
Banana

Cardamom Banana Bread

By On September 17, 2015

Banana bread. One of the cheapest, easiest, most singularly satisfying things that you can make in your oven. For me, banana bread brings with it memories Australia, of inhaling a slice of… Read More