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 

Sumac Roasted Carrots with Lemon and Tahini Dressing

Sumac Roasted Carrots with Lemon and Tahini Dressing

These Sumac Roasted Carrots with Lemon and Tahini Dressing are the perfect mix of sweet and sour. Enjoy as a main course or as a simple side dish. Flavours of the Middle East I love being inspired by different cultures and cuisines and right now 

Middle Eastern Inspired Brussels Sprouts Salad

Middle Eastern Inspired Brussels Sprouts Salad

The flavours of the Middle East elevate the humble Brussels Sprout to a new level in this delicious salad. Get the recipe below. Shredded cabbage I love cabbage in all its forms: whether its part of a roast dinner, fermented to make saurkraut or shredded 

Vegan Chestnut and Mushroom Pâté

Vegan Chestnut and Mushroom Pâté

This Vegan Chestnut and Mushroom Pâté is perfect for spreading on toast or serving alongside charcuterie platters and cheeseboards or as a starter at your next dinner party. Find out how to make it below. Making pâté from scratch When I still ate meat I 

Sloe Gin Cranberry Sauce

Sloe Gin Cranberry Sauce

This boozy, sloe gin cranberry sauce is full of festive flavour! It’s sweet and sour and perfect served alongside a nut toast, turkey or any other roast dinner. Festive side dishes When you picture a “classic” Christmas dinner what do you think of? For me 

Christmas Royale Cocktail

Christmas Royale Cocktail

This Christmas Royale Cocktail is a festive twist on a classic: combine champagne with sloe gin or a blackberry and winter spice gin! Classic French cocktails If you’ve ever enjoyed an aperitif in a French hotel, bar or restaurant you’ve probably been served 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 

Boozy Chocolate Truffles (vegan option)

Boozy Chocolate Truffles (vegan option)

These boozy Christmas truffles are an absolute must at Christmas. Enjoy them with a coffee after a hard day of shopping or give them as a gift! The choice is yours. 4 ingredient truffles One of the best things about this recipe for boozy Christmas 

Mulled Vermouth

Mulled Vermouth

Add a little extra buzz to your mulled wine this winter by adding a shot or two of vermouth! Get the recipe below. The spirit of Christmas Mulled wine has always been a staple at Christmas. In fact, the history books tell us that mulled