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Vegan Spicy Rice Stuffed Eggplant
Beans, Peas & Lentils

Spicy Rice-Stuffed Aubergine

By On July 17, 2015

My often tumultuous relationship with aubergine (eggplant) has been well documented on this site. I go through periods of hating them, then loving them, then not being bothered with the potential rubberiness… 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 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 Arroz con Leche Y Mango
Cardamom

Vegan Arroz con Leche and Mango Parfaits

By On October 9, 2014

When I’m putting together a menu (which is a fancy way of saying “when I’m trying to decide what to make for friends”), I’m a big fan of sticking to one cuisine… Read More

Vegan Kedgeree
Beans, Peas & Lentils

Vegan Kedgeree (Kichiri)

By On April 25, 2014

I know what you’re thinking. “Vegan Kedgeree? It can’t be done! The whole dish is based around fish! You’re losing the plot!” To be honest, I had a similar reaction to my… Read More

Vegan Gallo Pinto
Black beans

Gallo Pinto: Costa Rican Breakfast

By On February 20, 2014

Latin Americans take breakfast pretty seriously. Whether it’s fruit and hojaldres, a full Venezuelan breakfast or just a stack of pancakes, they know how to power themselves through the day with a… Read More

Blueberries

Mushroom and Blueberry Risotto

By On May 28, 2013

Now, you’re going to have to trust me on this one. At first glance, this recipe will seem a little odd, but there’s some fantastic flavour pairing going on in this dish,… Read More

Beetroot

BBQ Beet Burgers

By On February 14, 2013

As its Valentine’s Day today, it seems only fitting that my recipe should be bright red and full of heart – even though I hate the occasion! The most popular recipe ever… Read More

Big Salads

Brown Rice Rainbow Salad

By On August 8, 2012

Recently I’ve had a few of you telling me that you want to eat healthier and more towards a vegan diet, but you have trouble getting your kids (or your partner) to… Read More

$2 Meal: Black Bean and Brown Rice Burgers
Black beans

$2 Meal Week day 5: Black Bean and Brown Rice Burgers

By On March 23, 2012

I am 5 days into Codewe’s $2 A Day challenge, in which you are challenged to live on the same budget that 20 million Ugandans have to, and I have to say,… Read More