Macaroni ‘Cheese’ With Roasted Tomatoes

Macaroni ‘Cheese’ With Roasted Tomatoes This mac and cheese is like no other, mac and cheese it’s more plant based without the cheese. Ingredients: 6 ripe vine cherry tomatoes, halved 1 tsp olive oil A pinch of dried thyme 200g (2 cups brown macaroni pasta Pink Himalayan salt or sea salt and freshly ground black…

Panzanella Italian Bread Salad

This tastes like piece of Italy. A traditional salad, it is really filling thanks to the bread pieces, which a coated with good-quality olive oil before being baked. Cucumber and cherry tomatoes bring a wonderful freshness. Simple and good, the only missing from this lunchbox is a view of Italty! Ingredients: 5 slices of baguette,…

Greek Farmer’s Salad

Ingredients: For the “feta” 1 small red onion 1 garlic clove (optional) Squeeze of lemon juice 100ml (3 ½ oz) extra virgin olive oil 1 tbsp herb vinegar 1 tsp sea salt 1 tsp ground mixed coloured peppercorns 1 tsp pinch of chilli powder 250g (9oz) smoked tofu For the salad ½ cucumber 1 large…

Raspberry Almond

Ingredients: 125g (4 ounces) vegan butter, softened ¾ cup (165g) castor (superfine) sugar 3 vegan eggs ½ cup (75g) plain (all-purpose) (gluten-free) optional ¼ cup (35g) self-raising gluten free flour) optional ½ cup cup (60g) ground almonds (optional) 1/3 cup(80g) sour vegan cream 150g (4 ½ ounces) fresh raspberries Icing 2 ½ cups (400g) icing…

Risotto Primavera

Make with frozen veg any time of the year. Good quality stock is the key so try to home-made rather than ready made. Ingredients: 1.25 litre (44 fl oz/5 cup) vegetable stock 250 g (9oz) young asparagus spears, woody ends snapped off 200 g (7 oz) shelled broad beans, fresh or frozen 150 g (5…

Beetroot Keftedes

Beetroot is such a versatile root vegetable; it’s sweet, earthly flavours and velvety smooth texture Can be taken on such a culinary adventure. Ingredients: 200g cooked beetroot, peeled and coarsely grated 2 spring onions, finely chopped (including greens) 40g grated vegan Parmesan cheese 50g feta vegan cheese, grated 1 egg, beaten 2 tablespoons finely chopped…

GRIDDLED RISOTTO AND RASPBERRY

Ingredients: 2 tbsp olive oil 50g vegan butter 4 shallots, finely chopped 375g risotto rice ( such as Arborio or carnaroli) 300ml white vegan white wine 900ml hot vegetables stock Juice of half a lemon Sea salt and pepper 50g vegan Parmesan cheese, grated 8 raspberries or strawberries quartered 1 tsp finely chopped chives (optional)…