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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

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

Teriyaki Marinated Tofu
GF Mains

Marinated Teriyaki Tofu

By On July 13, 2015

Tofu is one of those things that I probably don’t use as much as I should. I hate the silken stuff with an aggressive passion (so gross) so I only really use… Read More

Vegan Yaki Onigiri
Brunch

Vegan Yaki Onigiri: Fried Breakfast Rice Patties

By On May 14, 2015

I’ve just got back from spending a long weekend in Amsterdam and Paris catching up with old friends from far-flung places, going to galleries, drinking coffee, eating food, taking photos and reading… Read More

Vegan Stewed Pears
Coconut oil

Ginger-Stewed Pears

By On April 30, 2015

We had spring here in Edinburgh; it was last week, and it lasted about 4 days. It was 18 degrees and TWICE I left the house without a jacket. I know; halcyon… Read More

Vegan Sriracha Peanut Butter Stir Fry
Carrot

Peanut-Sriracha Soba Stir Fry

By On April 24, 2015

I’m absolutely thrilled to say that today’s post is brought to you in collaboration with the wonderful Danielle from Vocabulettering! Danielle is a great friend of mine and a talented handletterer; we… Read More

Vegan recipes
Broccoli

Broccoli and Red Kale Miso-Tahini Soup

By On April 21, 2015

It’s turning warm (well, not cold) in Edinburgh and so my need for lighter meals has begun; eating your own bodyweight in Lentil Shepherd’s Pie is less fun when it’s sunny outside.… Read More

vegan breakfast
Brunch

Sweet Potato, Harissa and Kale Hash with Tahini-Lemon-Ginger Drizzle

By On April 10, 2015

In the mornings, I need a little help. I try to be a morning person, really I do – and for the most part, I can get up and go about my… Read More