Tag Archives: Recipes

 

Delicious Layered Hummus Recipe

What should you prepare when you have lots of chickpeas? Lots of Hummus! This simple recipe is a twist on the traditional Hummus dish, and is made of  two layers of Humus, and a top layer of chickpea casserole. Serve with some bread on the side and you can enjoy...
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A Traditional Vegan Christmas Roast Recipe by Vegan Chef Av-Jean Levy

We couldn’t leave you without another Christmas post! For this one we have a special surprise, as vegan chef Avi-Jean stepped up to the challenge to create a Christmas style vegan roast recipe, to provide a traditional yet cruelty-free alternative to the Christmas roast.  It was from this challenge that...
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5 Vegan Christmas Cookie Recipes that Will Keep Santa Coming Back for More

Christmas is almost here, and we sensed that you were probably looking for some sweet Christmas cookie inspiration… We rolled up our sleeves and asked our little helpers to search the web, to bring you this list of 10 vegan Christmas cookie recipes that will keep you (and Santa) coming...
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Tasty Vegan Hanukkah Sufganiyot Recipe

Hanukkah is here, and although Sufganiyot (Hanukkah doughnuts) are not exactly the healthiest food out there, I just couldn’t resist this tasty holiday tradition! This recipe for tasty vegan Hanukkah Sufganiyot is very easy and simple to make, using only basic and simple ingredients. I aimed for average size doughnuts,...
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How to Choose Your Plant Based Milk? Vegan Milks 101

Gone are the days when milk came only from cow or goat. Now we can “milk” nuts, seeds, grains and even beans! But are these plant milks healthy? Which one is the best? And the worst? What should we look out for when choosing a plant milk?  And why would...
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Top 10 Vegan Ice Creams You Should Try Out

It’s hot. Very hot. The summer is at it’s peak and it’s prompting us to search for a cooling effect. We are craving something cold, light, refreshing. My friends, we are craving vegan ice cream! If you are lucky enough you have a vegan ice cream shop right next to...
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Simple Vegan Chocolate Pie

A chocolate pie filling, with only 2 ingredients – why wouldn’t you want to make it?   I came up with this simple recipe in a very spontaneous and random way and it turned out to be awesome! It all started when I was making sweet cookies with my little...
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Perfect Lemon & Fig Raw Vegan Cheesecake Recipe

This Lemon and Fig Vegan Cheesecake recipe is easy to prepare and perfect to enjoy this summer in the sunshine. The sweet, fruity flavour of the figs pairs delicately with the lemon; and as usual the creaminess from the cashews creates one unbelievably smooth end result that everyone is going...
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Vegan Breakfast Idea: Israeli Shakshuka Made Vegan

Shakshuka is a popular breakfast dish originating from North Africa, which usually involves a lot of eggs, tomato sauce and spices in a hot iron cast skillet and bread on the side. However, since we know the horrific price of using eggs, a delicious vegan Shakshuka recipe is so much more...
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A Taste of Sunshine: Escalivada Catalana Dish
by The Gourmet Vegan

I was fortunate to have lived in Northern Spain for many years and one dish that always stood out for me was Escalivada Catalana. There is hardly a restaurant or bar in Catalonia that doesn’t serve some version of this dish as it is a staple of the region. I...
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Walnut, Thyme and Olive Bread Recipe
by The Gourmet Vegan

One bite of this delicious loaf and you have an enticing insight into the tastes of Northern Spain. Fruity green olives combined with earthy walnuts makes for a taste and texture match that could have been made in heaven. The addition of Thyme, which the Spanish use often as a...
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What Do Vegans Eat for Breakfast?
Part 3

Welcome back to our Vegan breakfast series!  If you are just joining in, Part 1 of our vegan breakfast series was dedicated to Vegan Parfaits, Tofu Scrambles & Omeletts, and Oats and Porridge variations. Part 2 of our vegan breakfast series was dedicated to Vegan Crepes, Chickpea Omeletts, Fruit Salads...
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Pull-Apart Chocolaty Vegan Bread Cake

Part cake, part bread, this recipe tastes delicious and is perfect to share with friends and family – just pull apart and enjoy!   I usually prepare this chocolaty bread cake in the early morning so it can be enjoyed at lunchtime or later in the day whilst it is...
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Feeding the Hungry Ghost: Life, Faith, and What to Eat for Dinner

‘Life, Faith and what to eat for dinner’ promises the cover of Ellen Kanner’s book, Feeding the Hungry Ghost. Well, I’m down with the latter part of that sentence but I confess I felt highly sceptical about the first part. I’m not big on religion. I won’t go into the reasons...
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10 Seductive Vegan Cupcakes from around the Web

Take a deep breath, cause this post is going to make your head spin! We searched the web to find some seductive vegan cupcakes, and boy have we found some! The amount of creativity that went into the following creations is admirable.  Cupcakes. Vegan cupcakes. Dairy and egg free. Cruelty-free....
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How to Make Vegan Cheese at Home

This recipe for Vegan cheese is so versatile, I wish I had known about it before I made most of my other dishes since becoming a Vegan. Its great in desserts such as cheesecakes, and it can be used in so many other recipes, both sweet and savoury.   It...
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What Do Vegans Eat for Breakfast?
Part 2

We hardly gave you enough time to recover from the seductive sights of the previous breakfast post, and we are already back with some more! What can we say? The world of vegan breakfast cuisine is so full of creative dishes and satisfying meals, that we just can’t wait to...
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What Do Vegans Eat for Breakfast?
Part 1

Becoming vegan does not only allow you to live a healthy, cruelty-free life, but also gives you the opportunity to step outside the box. While many people are caught up in their day-to-day fatty, cholesterol-laden routines of chicken periods (aka. eggs) and chopped up pigs (aka. bacon), the world of...
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Vegan V-Day Chocolate Chips Pancakes

Chocolate. Strawberries. Pancakes. Sounds like the perfect Valentine’s Day combination right? But it gets better!   This is one of the simplest recipes you will follow – a two steps recipe that will help ensure you spend less time cooking and more time loving (and eating)…   Enjoy!    Vegan...
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Vegan Strawberry Valentine’s “Cheesecake”

Valentine’s Day is a time for romancing your loved one and wooing the person of your dreams. As the saying goes the quickest way to a man or woman’s heart is through their stomach. If that’s the case, why not show your dedication and love by creating and serving this...
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Strawberry-Caramel Layered Mousse Cake

Looking for a sweet, pampering, strawberry dessert?    This Strawberry-Caramel Layered Mousse Cake is super delicious AND incredibly easy to prepare!    Strawberry-Caramel Layered Mousse Cake    Serves 3-4 cups (depending on the serving dish)   Ingredients:   For the mousse layers:  400g chilled coconut cream (1 can) – Look...
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The International Chickpea: A Loveable, Versatile Legume

As a vegan mother, one of my best friends in the whole world is the humble chickpea. These cute little legumes offer so much from both a nutritional as well as a versatility perspective. While it is true that pretty much all legumes hold impressive nutritional profiles, chickpeas, above all...
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