Baking Sourdough Bread for Beginners

Baking Sourdough Bread for Beginners

This post sets out everything you need to know when embarking on baking sourdough bread for the first few times. It covers everything from knowing your sourdough starter is ready, essential equipment and the ingredients you’ll need. Read on for a fool-proof Sourdough Bread recipe 

Everything you need to know about making a Sourdough Starter

Everything you need to know about making a Sourdough Starter

So you’ve caught the sourdough bug and want to make your own Sourdough Starter? Look no further for all my tips, tricks and advice! An intro to Sourdough If you’ve found your way here it’s probably safe to say you’ve fallen in love with sourdough 

Vegan Chocolate Fondant (Lava Cake)

Vegan Chocolate Fondant (Lava Cake)

These Vegan Chocolate Fondants have a melt in the middle chocolate centre that oozes on to the plate. Find out how to make them below! Restaurant quality desserts made at home Chocolate Fondants (also known as ‘Chocolate Lava Cakes’ or ‘Molten Chocolate Cakes’) are a 

Mini Birthday Cake (vegan)

Mini Birthday Cake (vegan)

Whether the celebration is big or small, a birthday requires birthday cake. This miniature layer cake serves between 2 and 4 people depending on how hungry they are and is both egg and dairy free. Great things come in small packages As a grown woman 

Vegan Orange and Cranberry  Buns

Vegan Orange and Cranberry Buns

These Orange and Cranberry Buns are egg and dairy free making them the perfect sweet treat for anyone following a vegan or plant based diet. Get the recipe below. Festive flavours I’m writing this post during that magical time between Christmas and New Year, where 

Vegan Yule Log (Bûche de Noël)

Vegan Yule Log (Bûche de Noël)

I’ve taken my favourite Christmas cake and made it suitable for an egg and dairy free diet! Check out my Vegan Yule Log recipe below. What is a yule log or bûche de noël? A yule log was originally just that, a large log, or 

Vegan Mince Pies

Vegan Mince Pies

You don’t have to miss out on a traditional mince pie just because you eat a plant based diet thanks to my Vegan Mince Pie Recipe! Find out more below. Plant based baking This year I’ve put a tonne of effort into perfecting vegan versions 

Peppermint Creams (vegan option)

Peppermint Creams (vegan option)

Peppermint creams are super simple to make. All you need is icing sugar, condensed milk, peppermint extract and chocolate! Find out more below. Classic Christmas Treats There are some cakes and confections that always make me think of Christmas and peppermint creams are one of 

Chocolate Dipped Walnut Shortbread (vegan option)

Chocolate Dipped Walnut Shortbread (vegan option)

These Chocolate Dipped Walnut Shortbread cookies are the perfect sweet treat. Serve alongside a cup of coffee for an afternoon snack. A French classic These Walnut Shortbread cookies are based on a French classic – the sablé. I hadn’t heard of this nutty biscuit until 

Almond Snowball Cookies (vegan option)

Almond Snowball Cookies (vegan option)

These buttery almond snowball cookies are a fantastic festive treat that taste great alongside a hot chocolate or a cup of coffee after a hard day Christmas shopping! Buttery biscuits I came up with this recipe after discovering Mexican Wedding Cookies. Their pale colour and