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Vegan Orange and Sesame Mini Cake
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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

Vegan Rhubarb and Almond Cake
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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

Vegan Banana Bread
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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

Vegan Lemon Drizzle Cake
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Vegan Lemon Drizzle Cake

By On September 14, 2014

When it comes to baking, less is often more. When you’re whipping up a tasty little something, you can add chocolate or cream or icing or cinnamon or caramel or more cream… Read More

Vegan Coffee and Walnut Cake
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Vegan Coffee and Walnut Cake

By On April 18, 2014

When I was a little girl, my grandma had a house not far away from ours, upon which her flock of grandkids would descend on Saturdays while their parents went shopping, playing… Read More

Vegan Ginger Cream Roll
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Vegan Ginger Cream Roll

By On February 28, 2014

There are some recipes that are so central to your whole concept of family that to stop making them would be tantamount to familial mutiny. For me, this recipe is one of… Read More

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Vegan Parkin

By On August 1, 2013

Today is Yorkshire Day, the day when us from the home of Sean Bean and the Arctic Monkeys take a moment to appreciate the beautiful, diverse and fascinating place we come from… Read More

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Vegan Pina Colada Cake

By On February 6, 2013

Following a hectic few weeks here at the EV house, I finally got back into the baking game for a very special occasion; a little anniversary. But what cake to make? When… Read More

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Vegan Battenberg Cake

By On May 4, 2012

Battenberg is unarguably British – in fact, it’s so British that it’s royal. Invented by the royal family’s chefs to celebrate the wedding of Queen Victoria’s granddaughter and Prince Louis of Battenberg… Read More

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Vegan Chocolate Snowball Cake

By On April 4, 2012

I didn’t plan to share this recipe, as it was made totally on the fly. It was Putin’s birthday on the weekend – his first as a vegan – but I’d been… Read More