Thin Gravy

This is a thinner gravy recipe from yesterday, it is essentially a stock. I like to leave it for as long as I can, on a low heat to ensure all of the flavours really get a chance to come through. Ingredients 2 x vegan stock cubes 1 litre x boiling water 1 x red…

Skordalia

​Skordalia is a greek dish, that is basically mashed potatoes, with a large amount of garlic and olive oil in it. It is so great to be served in a large bowl for all to share.  My recipe will serve 4, but if you want to feed more it is easily multiplied. Ingredients – 8…

Beetroot

​It is always nice to have some colour on your plate and what better veggie is there for colour than the majestic beetroot. Yes, beetroot is beautiful when roasted and it is super easy to do. It adds a special splash of colour to the plate, not forgetting that it is so delicious with roast…

Sweet Potato Mash

​​Now, I know that I have covered Sweet Potato in the ‘Potato’ blogs, but sweet potato mash, is such a winner for this time of year. It’s so easy to make, it goes with just about anything and its just delicious. Sweet Potato is such a versatile root, it really can be cooked in so…

Veg Medley

Obviously, I am vegan. I eat plants and although, I have to indulge in vegan meats from time to time, I have decided to dedicate today’s post of meat alternatives to be,well,vegan, as being vegan is the alternative to meat. I usually have my roast dinners, stacked full of veg and even though vegans meats…

Vegan Beef

This is another offering from Vbites, however this is Vegan Beef. I have chosen to cook mine in a rich red wine and gravy reduction and then place in vegan Yorkshires for the ulimate Xmas treat. I will be showing you how to make vegan Yorkshire puds in sides. Whether you decide to follow my lead…

Roast Sweet Potato

​Roasted Sweet Potato deserves to be served with your Xmas Day dinner, it is absolutely delicious when roasted, it is roasted the same way as our usual red potatoes, but has such a different texture and flavour. I will definitely be adding sweet potato to my Xmas Day dinner.  As the method is the same…

Baby Roasted Potatoes

​Baby Roasted Potatoes are awesome, especially when they are cooked with tonnes of garlic. The skin on approach is different to a regular roast potato and almost forms a midway between a roast and a jacket.  These potatoes are great to serve at parties, in a huge bowl, with a wedge of melted vegan spread…

Hasselback Potatoes

​Hasselback Potatoes are great for a creative piece of carb on your plate. They are absolutely delicious instead of roast potatoes and well, to be honest, they go with pretty much anything, they are basically a bit of a posh jacket potato, if you ask me. I tend to use potatoes on the large side…