The best chocolatey cake ever – Vegan or not!

My son’s exact words after we baked and ate this amazing chocolate cake. Yes we did cheat and use a ready cake mix! Sometimes it’s for the best. This one was incredible – vegan or not – perhaps you want to avoid dairy – this is a great easy way to enjoy a luxury chocolateContinue reading “The best chocolatey cake ever – Vegan or not!”

Russian Salad (Vegan dairy-free version)

Russian Salad is a potato salad with the addition of vegetables & gherkins – this is a vegan version (without ham or eggs). It’s a nice side dish and you can adapt the recipe to suit – we left out the gherkins. You could add peppers or sweetcorn. I cheated and used some mixed frozenContinue reading “Russian Salad (Vegan dairy-free version)”

Creamy Mushroom Soup (Vegan & dairy free)

This delicious creamy soup is simple to make and really flavoursome – you can enjoy if you’re vegan or not & wouldn’t guess it’s dairy free! It tastes so much better than tinned soup & doesn’t take much longer to make yourself from scratch with fresh ingredients. Ingredients 90g Vegan butter/ margarine 2 medium onions,Continue reading “Creamy Mushroom Soup (Vegan & dairy free)”

Creamy Homemade Coleslaw (vegan)

This recipe for Creamy, crunchy, tangy coleslaw you’d never guess it’s dairy free! It’s easy to make and a perfect side dish for a barbecue; we had one yesterday as the weather was nice & luckily we have a garden. Yes vegan’s can enjoy a bbq – there are a good range of Vegan burgersContinue reading “Creamy Homemade Coleslaw (vegan)”

Easter Nests – Chocolate Cornflake or Rice Krispy Cakes

These simple yet delicious Easter nests are quick & easy to make! Childs play!! I learnt to make them when I was in primary school. They’re a classic favourite any time of year! Easter is just another excuse to make a chocolate treat. Also fab if you don’t have a lot of ingredients to handContinue reading “Easter Nests – Chocolate Cornflake or Rice Krispy Cakes”

Creamy Leek & Potato Soup (surprisingly dairy free &amvegan 😋)

This soup is so easy to make with very few ingredients it’s a simple but hearty recipe – so fresh & tasty a bowl of comfort!! INGREDIENTS 4 Leeks 1 onion 3 potatoes 1 litre Vegetable Stock (I used 2 stock cubes) 150 ml plant milk 1/2 carton of alpro Soy Cream (vegan) or anyContinue reading “Creamy Leek & Potato Soup (surprisingly dairy free &amvegan 😋)”