Healthified Vegan Oreo Brownies – Using Go Cook, exclusively for Tesco

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Healthified Vegan Oreo Brownies A delicious, moist and rich chocolate brownie topped with chopped Oreos. Need I say more? Oh, apart from they’re also healthier than your average brownies. They’re high in fibre with a hidden ingredient and sweetened with whole dates!  OK, I’ll put you out of your misery. The secret ingredient in these vegan Oreo brownies is CHICKPEAS! Actually …

Vegan Spicy Mexican Tacos

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Vegan Spicy Mexican Tacos Tacos are considered such a treat in my household. They’re really easy to put together, taste delicious and are so filling and satisfying! Our go-to movie night treat. This is my second recipe for the Global Cuisines series in collaboration with GOODMINZ using their fresh minces, which are made completely from plants and with no soy! …

Anti-inflammatory Golden Turmeric Milk

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Anti-inflammatory Golden Turmeric Milk  As some of you may already know, I’ve been suffering with eczema, IBS, anxiety and low mood for many years (click here to find out more). My immune system seems to be very active and so I have a lot of inflammation in my body. Chronic inflammation is bad news as it’s the precursor to many chronic diseases, …

Black Bean Avocado & Mango Tacos

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Black Bean Avocado & Mango Tacos I’ve always found avocado and mango to be such an excellent combination. The rich texture and buttery taste of the avocado complements the complex sweetness of the mango so well! I usually combine them in salads like I did in my kale, mango and avocado salad.  Another thing that goes well with avocados is beans! …

Vegan Gluten-free Cinnamon Rolls

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Vegan Gluten-free Cinnamon Rolls Who could resist a good cinnamon roll? Not me!  The first time I tried a cinnamon roll was when I visited Sweden with the hubby to stay with the in-laws. I couldn’t believe something so delicious excited! So fluffy, sweet and packed with cinnamon – my favourite spice (actually it’s a tie between cinnamon and cardamom) 😛  I know …

Tahini Stuffed Chocolate Covered Dates

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Tahini Stuffed Chocolate Covered Dates First of all I would like to wish a happy Ramadan to everyone observing this holy month.  Dates are a huge part of my daily diet, even more so during this month. I eat dates quite regularly day to day but during Ramadan they’re a must! Not being able to eat anything until after 9:30 …

Cookie Dough Brownies Vegan, Gluten-free & Sweetened With Dates

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Cookie Dough Brownies Vegan, Gluten-free & Refined Sugar-free These are probably my favourite creation to date, not only because they taste absolutely delicious and decadent, they’re also probably the healthiest treat I’ve made so far! Made with black beans, oats and sweetened only with whole dates! Everyone who’s tried these yummy bites has instantly fallen in love with them, which …

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 …

Vegan Chocolate Hot Cross Bun Ice Cream Sandwiches

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Vegan Chocolate Hot Cross Bun Ice Cream Sandwiches  This truly is the ultimate Easter weekend treat. Vegan chocolate hot cross buns served with vegan ice cream instead of plain butter, because if you’re going to do it, you might as well go all out! They’re really easy to make (watch video at the top of the page) and so much tastier …