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Recipes I've Shared:

Bean and lentil stew with suet dumplings (vegan)

This stew was remarkably easy to make. Allow plenty of time for the lentils to cook.

Vietnamese sticky tofu

Allow plenty of time for the sauce to simmer and thicken

Vegan fruit cobbler

This combines 3 different recipes to create one vegan mixed fruit cobbler.

I have used apple for the base then added fresh pears and peaches.


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Sparkling apple juice

A refreshing drink, especially on hot days.

Sweet and sour tofu

A simple vegan meal that goes a long way. We like to serve this with Chinese noodles and stir fried or steamed vegetables just to bulk out out a bit.

Vegan mashed potatoes

Creamy mash made using vegan milk and vegan butter

Vegan sausage rolls

Choose a good quality vegan sausage and make sure to read the ingredients for the puff pastry as not all is vegan

Not my grandma's chicken soup (vegan)

I wanted to adapt grandma's chicken noodle soup for a vegetarian household. This is what I came up with.

Chinese mushroom, cabbage and tofu knot soup

I put this soup together as a quick and healthy vegan lunch. Tofu sheet knots, or yuba knots, can be found in an Asian or Chinese grocery store.

Basic gnocchi with pesto sauce

I created this recipe because I don't always add the same vegetables when i make gnocchi.

This dish is vegan.

Courgette and onion with pesto

As described this dish is vegan. It goes nicely as an accompaniment to gnocchi.

Puey lentil dahl

Vegan dahl made using puey lentils and coconut milk. Original recipe added spinach 80gm.

Serve with rice or naan bread, or as a side dish.

King Oyster Scallop Spaghetti

Adapted from Bosh TV and cookbook. Vegan.

The king oyster mushroom has the taste and texture of scallops.

Vegan smoked salmon and broccoli quiche

This vegan quiche was delicious and high in fibre. Change out fillings as desired.

Vegan Mexican fajitas stir-fry

This will work equally well with vegan chicken strips, browned tofu strips, or even a load of different beans or lentils.

Pizza base and sauce

Delicious and easy to make pizza base and tomato sauce. Just add you own toppings. Recipe originally seen on Tasty.

Root Vegetable curry

Simple vegan curry that the whole family will love

Guacamole

Quick and easy to make and loads better than store bought.

Penne pasta with a mushroom sauce

Vegan. Quick and easy meal. Add a side of green vegetables

Vegan Thai-style mince with rice

Adapted from Ainsley Harriet's Weekend Bite, Low-fat Meals in Minutes, 2002.

I've increased the chili powder and soy sauce, substituted vegan soya mince for meat, and added in a bit of sugar to lift the flavours.

Tofu and vegetable teriyaki stir fry

Vegan stir fry using a selection of fresh vegetables along with a teriyaki sauce

Meat free vegan taco filling

This family favourite has the kids coming back for seconds and thirds. Use as a filling in tacos, burritos, etc.

Sweet pepper taco filling

Adapted from the Bosh books.
This vegan recipe makes an ideal filling for tacos, burritos, or any other Mexican wrap. Add your own sides and accompaniments.

Cheese and mushroom tart on puff pastry

Good hot or cold. Use up all the little bits of cheese sitting in the fridge for this recipe

Vegetarian chicken and leek pie

Linda McCartney vegetarian pulled chicken combined with leeks for a simple but delicious and healthy meal. Our children love it.

Vivera vegan chickenless teriyaki stir fry

Quick and easy mid week meal using vegan chicken pieces, mixed stir veggies, and performed egg noodles.

Banana blossom vegan fish

Fish and chips are back on the menu with these vegan banana blossom "fish"

Caribbean Curry

Delicious and simple vegan meal, served over rice

Raw vegetable pad Thai

Adapted from Bowls of Goodness vegetarian cookbook

Jack fruit taco filling

Goes well in a tortilla wrap or in a taco shell. Or use as the filling fit a taco salad

Cheesy pasta

Quick and easy, using whatever pasta you have to hand

Chicken, Leek, and Sweetcorn Soup

Omit the pasta for a gluten free dish

Duck Soup

Made using left over roast duck though any cooked poultry would work.

Sweet and sour chicken and broccoli

Takes longer to prep than to cook

Simple seafood risotto

A simple risotto using home made veg stock

Quick beef stew

Can be easily made with leftover roast beef

Baked chicken with a parmegiano crust

I use chicken thighs because they have more flavour. Substitute chicken breasts or even pork loin if desired.

Microwave Italian Herb Scalloped Potatoes

Delicious scalloped potatoes made in the microwave in 1/4 the time it would take in the oven.

Microwave salmon with a chipotle mayo

This quick dish goes well with a Mexican rice or with a green salad on the side



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