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Jams, Compotes & Marmalades

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 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

Lime Coconut Peanut Butter

Lime Coconut Peanut Butter

By On December 3, 2013

This is another wonderful recipe from the very talented Jonathan Curry! Thanks, Curry! I was hanging out at my friend’s café one day, and she was telling me how they make their… Read More

GF Breakfasts

Home-made Lime Marmalade

By On July 24, 2013

I have never before made a marmalade. There; I’ve said it. I’ve made jams. I’ve made compotes. I’ve even made a jus or two, and quite a few preserves. But this was… Read More


Quick Tamarillo Sugar-free Compote

By On September 26, 2012

One thing I love about Panama is all the mad fruits and vegetables that I’ve never heard of. The newest discovery of mine is tamarillo, the ‘tree tomato’ fruit that’s native to… Read More

Easy Cherry Jam

Easy Cherry Jam

By On August 5, 2011

The older I get, the more I am turning into a farmer’s wife. This is quite worrying for a 24-year-old who lives right in a city, but is enjoyable nonetheless. I learned… Read More