Vegan BBQ ‘Shroom Buns Recipe

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Food Love Stories, brought to you by Tesco “Plant-based cooking is about celebration” the opening line in this video that Chef Derek created for Tesco Food Love Stories really resonates with me and I completely agree with his philosophy. For me, using fruit, vegetables, legumes, beans, pulses, nuts, seeds and whole grains is all about experimenting and creating delicious foods that …

A Full Day of Healthy Eating (Vegan & Gluten-Free)

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A Full Day of Healthy Eating (Vegan & Gluten-Free) A few of you have asked me to shoot a ‘what I eat in a day’ style video and I really liked that idea. So I decided to film a full day of healthy recipes – breakfast, lunch and dinner and finish it off with some snack/dessert suggestions.  I really enjoy …

Loaded Mexican Sweet Potato Fries with a Vegan Cheese Sauce

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Loaded Mexican Sweet Potato Fries with a Vegan Cheese Sauce You can’t beat beans and sweet potato when you’re craving a good hearty evening meal. That combination goes so well together. And what’s the best way to season that perfect duo? With Mexican flavours of course! Basic paprika sweet potato fries topped with spicy and zesty black beans all served with …

Vegan Tofu ‘Chicken’ Nuggets

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Vegan Tofu ‘Chicken’ Nuggets I was only exposed to chicken nuggets when I moved to the UK and as you can imagine, I absolutely fell in love with them! Crispy on the outside, soft on the inside and full of flavour. You can easily understand why every kid in the country is obsessed with them!  As delicious as they are, chicken …

Butternut Squash Spaghetti with Black Bean ‘Meatballs’

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Butternut Squash Spaghetti with Black Bean ‘Meatballs’ To me nothing says comfort like a nice big plate of pasta, especially spaghetti with a tomato sauce – yum! It’s one of those meals you can always turn to when you need something to lift your mood and spirt. As delicious as it is, spaghetti usually leaves me feeling heavy and uncomfortable after, which is …

Pumpkin Cauliflower Lentil Curry – Vegan & Gluten-free

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Pumpkin Cauliflower Lentil Curry – Vegan & Gluten-free  A delicious, fragrant and healthy curry full of fibre, plant-based protein and nutrients to keep you warm during the freezing winter evenings.  This was my first time ever cooking a fresh pumpkin. Seriously?? Yes, seriously! I’ve played around with canned pumpkin before, but never fresh. If you’re wondering why it’s taken me …

Beetroot Cashew Cheese Pizza

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Beetroot Cashew Cheese Pizza A couple of days ago I posed a video showing you how to make your own homemade cashew cheese – a vegan alternative to regular cheese that’s healthy, quick and easy to make.  How to make cashew cheese (5 ingredient recipe)   Here’s a simple way to use your homemade cashew cheese, by making these mini …

Healthy Christmas Day Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Ideas

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Healthy Christmas Day Recipes – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Most households have their own tradition when it comes to Christmas day meals. There is usually a lot of emphasis on the Christmas dinner, but hardly any thought goes into the other meals during the day. Most don’t even eat anything else! Apart from maybe mince pies and chocolate in between. …