Health by Stealth Caulifredo Sauce

Art by Nicoletta Ceccoli   When I came across the idea of cauliflower sauce, I was a little skeptical, but also intrigued. Intrigued enough that I had to try it. Like so many things that turn out to be awesome, it was just crazy enough to work. The result? Well, the post-blending taste test literally…

Tuscan Tomato & Cannellini Beans

Art by Alex Gray, via This Isn’t Happiness | For better or worse, Alex Gray‘s art will forever in my mind be associated with Tool. Ah, the Tool days…   This recipe is one to file away in the “Delicious Bean Thing” section of your brain/kitchen: creamy, garlicky cannellini beans in a rich tomato herb…

Multitasking Stovetop Stewed Lentils & Tomatoes

Image via Ffffound   It used to be hard for me to get excited about lentils. I mean, lentils, c’mon. Little did I know that I was missing out on a range of nutritional powerhouses that, in their wild versatility, are capable of some truly wonderful (and delicious) feats. I love the little hint of…

Vegan Dark Chocolate Velvet Pie

Image via Flickr This quick, crowd-pleasing recipe is proof that vegan desserts are just as amazing as the dairy and egg-filled variety. The pie is rich, creamy and so moreish, with a luxe chocolate filling complemented by a sweet, easy biscuit crust and swirls of dark chocolate drizzle to top it all off. It comes…

Sweet Banana Date Loaf

Via Ffffound   This is a tweaked version of the Banana Bread recipe in How It All Vegan by Sarah Kramer and Tanya Barnard. I just added LSA and switched up the flour arrangement a little. LSA is awesome for a bunch of reasons: it is packed full of fibre, is a protein boost and…

Maple-Walnut Pancakes For Two

Via Ffffound   These were dessert tonight 😀 My belly is still smiling from all of the pancakey goodness. Dairy-free pancakes are one of those things that make skeptics give you their best “Omg this is VEGAN?!!” face.   Maple-Walnut Pancakes For Two What you need: 1 1/4 cups flour 2 tsp baking powder 1…

Easy Vegan Chocolate Cupcakes

Via Ffffound   Chocolatey, moist, moreish and so easy to make you won’t believe it! This is my go-to cupcake recipe.   Easy Vegan Chocolate Cupcakes What you need: 3/4 cup rice milk 1 tsp apple cider vinegar* 1/2 cup brown sugar (a very full half cup – pack it in real good!) 1/3 cup…