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Mushroom and Tofu in a Red Pepper Curry Sauce

When I came across a recipe which blended roasted peppers into a curry sauce, I knew I had to make a version of it. I am a sucker for sweet curries, probably having eaten a lot of restaurant and take-away … Continue reading

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Chilli Tofu

Tofu, a vegan staple that once baffled me and that I thought was bland and had a funny texture. Now a staple that I always have in my fridge and even make my own fresh tofu at home regularly.

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Easy Homemade Extra Firm Tofu and DIY Press

Tofu and I didn’t get off to a great start. I recall the first time I tried it, I must have been 15 or 16 and was volunteering in the fundraising department of a street child charity. We had gone … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Vegan Reuben

I can say with confidence that most of my fellow Englishmen and women will not know what a reuben is, nor therefore, ever eaten one. I was, up until about 7 months ago, partially the same in that I had … Continue reading

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Baked Nutty Pumpkin and Orange Cheesecake

I fell head over heels for sweet pumpkin this year. I have long been betrothed to squash in it’s savoury guise. Squash and sage are one of my all time favourite flavour combinations, making a simple risotto of even the … Continue reading

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Mexican Baked Tofu Salad

This recipe was inspired by my blogging friend Celeste of Honk If You’re Vegan. If you are yet to have discovered her fantastic array of interesting posts, then get over there now, you will not be disappointed! One day back … Continue reading

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Sumac Tofu Quinoa and Cucumber Salsa

It’s been a rough past few days with the passing of Binky bunny, his partner Bella’s eye infection and his sister Buttons’ lip accident. They say bad things come in three right? I’m not really sure how Buttons’ injury happened. … Continue reading

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The Green Tart

I adore this summery tart with its amazing sea of green interior. It’s just food that makes you smile and reminds you of warm sunny days and spring flowers, even if it is miserable outside in May. It’s also very … Continue reading

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Crispy Spinach Rice Gratin

I first made this recipe pre-vegan as a light summer supper served with a vibrant salad. I’ve since adapted it to make it vegan friendly, which works surprisingly well using a powdered egg replacer (orgran, ener-g etc) or pureed tofu, … Continue reading

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