Banana Cake (vegan and gluten free)

Banana Cake (vegan and gluten free)

Coconut oil or butter for greasing the tin Greaseproof paper to line the bottom 3 oz buckwheat flour 2 oz ground almonds 1 oz desiccated coconut ¾ tsp baking powder ¾ tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 tsp ground cinnamon ½ tsp ground ginger ¼ tsp cardamon seeds ¼ tsp ground...
Carrot and almond cake (gluten and dairy free)

Carrot and almond cake (gluten and dairy free)

Coconut oil or butter for greasing the tin Greaseproof paper to line the bottom 3 oz buckwheat flour 3 oz ground almonds ¾ tsp baking powder ¾ tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 tsp ground cinnamon ½ tsp ground ginger ¼ tsp cardamon seeds ¼ tsp ground nutmeg Pinch black pepper...
Sweet Sticky Rice

Sweet Sticky Rice

Cooking time 40 minutes Preparation time 5 minutes Serves 4 1 medium onion 2 bay leaves 4 cardamon pods – emptied 1 cinnamon stick 1 tsp turmeric 2 tsp mild curry powder 2 mugs brown basmati rice 4 mugs vegetable or chicken stock or water 1 handful sultanas 1...
Spicy squash and chickpea curry

Spicy squash and chickpea curry

Cooking time 45 minutes Preparation time 15-20 minutes Serves 4 Ingredients One medium butternut or red onion squash 2-3tbs olive oil ½ tsp cayenne pepper 2 cartons/cans chickpeas 380g/400g 1 can coconut milk 400ml 1 carton coconut cream 250ml 1 bag baby leaf spinach...
Kale and Apple Salad

Kale and Apple Salad

Serves 4 as a side dish Preparation time 10-15 minutes Cooking time 2 minutes 330g whole leaf curly kale For the dressing 1 grated sharp apple Half teaspoon mustard Squeeze lemon juice Olive oil Topped with toasted flaked almonds quantity to your taste You will need a...
Beetroot Patties (vegan)

Beetroot Patties (vegan)

Preheat the oven to 175°C (Fan heat) You will need a large mixing bowl, a large flat roasting tin and a food processor. Peel and grate the beetroot. I do this in the food processor, it’s cleaner and easier. Put beetroot in mixing bowl. Finely chop the onion (or put...