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Soups, Chillis and Casseroles

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

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 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

Slow Cooker Vegan Chilli
Beans, Peas & Lentils

Slow Cooker 3-Bean Chilli

By On September 14, 2015

When I returned from Berlin last week, I’d decided that summer was over. September to me means cardigans and jumpers and layers and cups of tea and hot, hot dinners. Unfortunately Edinburgh… 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

Butternut squash

Roasted Squash, Roasted Carrot and Red Lentil Soup

By On March 16, 2015

Spring is finally springing here in Edinburgh. The flowers are poking their heads out of the ground, beer gardens are starting to think about maybe possibly just one day opening, and you… Read More

Seaweed and Soba Miso Soup
GF Mains

A Simple Seaweed and Soba Soup for the Soul

By On August 21, 2014

As you might know if you’re a regular reader of this website, I’ve spent the past 3 months travelling around the UK, my home country, and the rest of Europe. As of… Read More

Vegan Leek, Potato, Pea and Mint Soup
Garlic

Leek, Potato, Pea and Mint Soup

By On June 3, 2014

When I come back to the UK, I always tend to go back to more traditional recipes – mostly because my mum and dad’s kitchen is a lot more traditional than mine!… Read More

Vegan Beetroot and Coconut Soup
Beetroot

Beetroot and Coconut Soup

By On April 21, 2014

Beet and coconut. Coconut and beetroot. It’s one of those combinations that seems so strange when it slips off your tongue, but after a minute in the mind it reveals itself as… Read More

Red Lentil Daal / Marsoor Daal
Beans, Peas & Lentils

Red Lentil Daal (Masoor Daal)

By On February 27, 2014

As any Indian food lovers will know, daal, a lentil soup dish, is popular throughout all of India, and in fact far beyond too; in Nepal, Pakistan, the West Indies, Sri Lanka… Read More