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Caramelised Apple, Walnut and Lentil Pate (vegan | gluten-free | grain-free)

It’s not the most sophisticated of foods, but I’m sure many people would agree that the power of toast is one that cannot be compared to many other foods. Not only does it taste impeccable (well maybe a little OTT), but it really is so versatile. A blank canvas that can be utilised for powerful… Continue reading Caramelised Apple, Walnut and Lentil Pate (vegan | gluten-free | grain-free)

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Cranberry and Cashew Cream Cheese (vegan | gluten-free | grain-free | no-refined sugar)

Have you ever seen Wallace and Gromit? If so then you’ve definitely heard of Wensleydale cheese! A fresh, fruity, milky cheese usually combined with cranberries. I really think this cashew cream cheese resembles the mild flavours and fruity undertones of the original stuff, but maybe the addition of cranberries just gives it that illusion- either… Continue reading Cranberry and Cashew Cream Cheese (vegan | gluten-free | grain-free | no-refined sugar)

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‘Tis the Season for Citrus and Nuts

Deck the halls with boughs of holly, fa-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la, 'Tis the season to be jolly, fa-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la... That's all for now since my singing isn't something to boast about! Merry Christmas guys (although I know it's January as I write this, which feels pretty wrong and I hope I don't get ridden with bad luck… Continue reading ‘Tis the Season for Citrus and Nuts

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Chocolate Hazelnut Oat Cookies (vegan | gluten-free)

Is it wrong if I’m openly admitting that before the cookies were baked they actually tasted much better?! In my opinion, the raw version was a notch above the cooked biscuit. Should I not be so blunt? I think I caught this attitude from my German boyfriend! In England, we’re often accused of beating around… Continue reading Chocolate Hazelnut Oat Cookies (vegan | gluten-free)

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Peanut Butter and Walnut Millet Blondies (vegan | gluten-free)

Never in my life had I heard of millet until a couple of months ago. The word been thrown around now and again by the gluten haters, not the coeliacs, just people who hate gluten for the sake of hating it. I on the other hand do not hate gluten. But I do think wheat… Continue reading Peanut Butter and Walnut Millet Blondies (vegan | gluten-free)

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Chocolate and Walnut Banana Bread (vegan | high protein)

Believe it or not, but I have actually met people in this life time who do not like anything whatsoever to do with bananas. Their texture, their shape, their smell, their entire existence basically. It’s a little uncalled for, but who knows what banana-associated childhood trauma they encountered. Maybe they were fed too much banana… Continue reading Chocolate and Walnut Banana Bread (vegan | high protein)

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2-ingredient peanut butter (vegan | gluten-free)

Today I overheard the word 'penis' bellowing prominently from the mouth of the dean of my university as I exited the classroom shortly after teaching my first lecture of the morning. At first I was like, wtf, with a mild fear of what I might stumble across when I walked into his office- luckily he… Continue reading 2-ingredient peanut butter (vegan | gluten-free)