Lemon and walnut teacake

The unusual combination of earthly walnuts and fresh zesty lemons tastes so good in this teacake, whisked with vegan egg whites are added to the batter, making it light and airy. Keep for three days in a airtight container. Freeze for two months wrapped in foil. Ingredients 115g/4oz/ 1/2 cup butter, softned 100g/3 3/4oz/generous 1/2…

White Chocolate and Pumpkin Seeds and Burberry fruit cookies

Ingredients 1 cup plain gluten-free flour 1 cup gluten-free corn starch flour 1 cup semolina 1/2 cup of vanilla power 2 tbsp sugar 1/4 cup maple syrup 1/2 cup raspberries 1/2 cup Burberry 1/2 white chocolate Method Line a 9 x 9 dish with a baking sheet and set aside, combine the flour sugar, and…

Treacle, Apple and Sponge Pudding

Ingredients 110g/4oz/1/2 cup self-raising gluten-free flour 110g/4oz/1/2 cup dark muscovado sugar 110g/4oz/1/2 cup vegan butter, softened 2 vegan eggs 2 tbsp of ground ginger 2 Bramley apples, peeled cored and chopped 4tbsp of treacle Vegan custard or heavy cream to serve Method 1.Preheat the oven to 190°C/170°C fan /375F/Gas 5 and line a small roasting…

French toast

Breakfast made by my youngest daughter with brioche bread, whipped cream, fresh strawberries and blueberries. As for my breakfast, I had sliced French toast with blueberries and whipped cream due to allergies I couldn’t have the brioche bread because it wasn’t homemade and I can’t have strawberries either. her breakfast was much more appealing for…

CHELSEA BUNS

250ml oats milk 20g fresh yeast 100g castor sugar 500g gluten-free or strong plain flour, plus extra to dust 1/2 tsp salt 100g vegan butter, at room temperature, plus extra to grease 1 Vegan egg Oil, to grease 1 tsp ground mixed spice 50g sultanas 50g currants apricot glaze to finish The aroma of these…

Honeyed Pineapple Tarts

Ingredients 450 g/1 lb ready to roll puff pastry1 vegan egg beaten50 g/1 ¾ oz /1/2 cup ground almonds8-9 canned or fresh pineapple rings, drained75 ml/ 2 ½ fl. oz /1/2 cup runny honey Method 1.Preheat the oven to 200°C (180°Cfan)/400f/gas 6. 2.Roll out the pastry on a floured surface. To make large tarts to…

Buttermilk Pancakes with Raspberry Jam

Ingredients 359 g/12 oz/ 2 1/3 cups spelt-flour 2 tbsp castor (superfine) sugar 1 tsp bicarbonate of (baking) soda 2 vegan eggs 300 ml/10 1/2 fl oz/ 1 1/4 cups oats buttermilk 300 ml/10/ 1/2 oz 1/4 cups soy milk 75 g/ 2 1/2 oz /1/3 cup vegan butter 175 ml / 6 fl oz/…

Pumpkin pie

Ingredients 500g (1 1/4 lb) pumpkin, cooked and pureed1 (410g) 1 box single oats cream2 vegan eggs175g (6 oz) dark brown soft sugar1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/2 teaspoon ground ginger1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg1/2 teaspoon salt For The Pastry 350g (12 oz) plain spelt flour1 teaspoon salt200g (7 oz) butter125ml (4 fl oz) cold water Method Preheat…

Apple and Calvados Cakes

The subtle bouquet of calvados (normally Apple brandy) and the earthly, fruity flavour of quince add depth to tea time cakes. Quince paste is always available, but when the fruit is in season replace a third of the chopped apple with finely grated fresh quince to add extra flavour. Ingredients 250g/9oz cooking apple, peeled and…

Zuppa Inglese

Make or buy your own panettone or brioche to buy this your It may be a bit difficult finding it sometimes inthe free-from section in the supermarket, if not make your own.. Ingredients 250 g/9 oz plain panettone or brioche 4 vegan eggs 100 g /4 oz sugar 5000 ml/1 pt/2 cups oats milk 75…

Cranberries and Orange Buns

These delicious muffins are real energy boost for the middle of the afternoon.use fresh r frozen cranberries; both will work equally well for these tea-table delights. The orange rind adds to the tangy flour of the cranberries. Ingredients 350g/12 oz/3 cups plain (all-purpose) flour, sifted 15ml/1 tsp baking powder Pinch of salt 115g/4oz/generous ½ cup…

Chocolate-Orange Marbled Cake

Relieve your memories of childhood and make this beautiful cake heart-shaped with small marbled pattern, two cake batters are swirled together to give the marbled effect, and because one is flavoured with orange and the other chocolate, the overall taste is wonderful too. Ingredients.. 225g 8 oz/1 cup vegan butter, softened225g/8 oz/ generous 1 cup…

Flapjacks

The wholesome and satisfying combination of rolled oats and golden syrup makes flapjacks popular with adults and children alike. They are sweet, dense and filling, with a soft, chewy consistency. With so few ingredients, flapjacks are quick to make and guaranteed to please. Ingredients.. 175g/6 oz/3/4 cup unsalted vegan butter50g/2 oz/1/4 cup castor (superfine) sugar150g/5…

Shortbread..

Ingredients The his easy recipe makes a very light, crisp shortbread with an excellent flavour that’s delicious with a hot cup of vegan chocolate. The lemon and ground sunflower are delicious additions, but I’m sure if you’re not allergic to ground almonds, it’ll be even better but not traditional.. 275g/10 oz 2 ½ cups plain…

Sticky gingerbread

Ingredients 225g/8oz/2 cups plain (all-purpose) flour 10ml/2 tsp ground ginger 5ml/1 tsp mixed (apple pie) spice Pinch of salt 2 pieces preserved stem ginger, drained and chopped 115g/4oz/1/2 cup vegan butter 115g/4oz ½ cup dark muscovado (molasses) sugar, 275g/10oz/scant 1 cup black treacle (molasses) 2 vegan eggs beaten 2.5ml/1/2 tsp bicarbonate soda 30ml/2 tbsp vegan…

Lemon drizzle cake..

Wonderful moist and lemony, this cake is a favourite at coffee morning and afternoon tea. A lemon and sugar syrup is poured over the cooked cake and allowed to soak through, so that the whole cake is sweet and tangy. Store in a airtight container for up to five days. Ingredients.. Finely grated rind of…

Rock buns..

These old-fashioned favourites are perfect fun in the kitchen and provide a great introduction to baking, as the mixture can be formed into little balls-great for hands-on kids’ Cooking. As rock buns are not a rich mixture, they are best eaten on the day they are baked. Ingredients.. 225g/8oz/2 cups plain (all-purpose) flour 1.5ml/1/4 tsp…

Apple pie..

If you’re looking for a healthy alternative or fatty or sugary desert, stewed apples make an excellent option. Easy to prepare, stewed apples work well as a slightly sweet topping or as a fruit compote. According to the U.S Department of Agriculture, the average. Adult should half fill their plate of each meal with fruits…

Walnuts cookies:

To be honest, I didn’t bake these cookies my daughter did, I’m allergic to nuts. I wouldn’t go anywhere near nuts! I took pictures of the cookies and she gave me the recipe so could share it with you all.. Ingredients Serves: 48 225g vegan butter, softened 200g caster sugar 100g dark brown soft sugar…

Saucy Chocolate Pud:

In the recipe, the mixture separates out during cooking to produce a cream sponge topping and Delicious chocolate sauce on the bottom. Ingredients: 300 ml1/2 pint/1 ¼ vegan milk 75 g/2 ¾ oz vegan dark chocolate ½ tsp vanilla flavouring (extract) 100 g/3 ½ oz/7 tbsp castor (superfine) Sugar 100 g/3 ½ oz/generous ½ cup…

Banana Cake:

Do you think bananas are boring. Think again ! They’re actually one of the best of all round foods and packed full of goodness. If you love them it’s a bonus because they’re healthy! Here are five top reasons why you need to include in your diet: (1) Bananas are packed full nutrients including potassium,…

Caramel apple crumble

Ingredients: Spray oil, for spraying 750 g (1 ½ lb) Bramley Cooking apples 75 g (3 oz) unsalted vegan butter, Diced, plus extra for greasing 3 tbsp soft light brown sugar 6 whole cloves 50 g (2 oz) sultanas 75 ml (3 fl oz) cold water For the crumble topping 75 g (3 oz) rolled…

Tiramisù Cheesecake:

Ingredients: Spray oil, for oiling 16 Savoiardi biscuits 4 tbsp cold espresso coffee 500g (1 lb) vegan cream Cheese 250 g ( oz) vegan mascarpone cheese 3 vegan eggs 125 g (4 oz) castor sugar 2 tbsp Marsala 25 g (1 oz) vegan plain dark chocolate Method: Lightly oil a 23 cm (9 inch) square…

Energy Balls

It’s great for helping with your energy throughout the day. The main ingredients provide a healthy balance of fats, protein and carbs, plus provide a punch of nutrients- this exactly what your body needs to get you through the day, especially if you have a long day ahead of you. Keep in the fridge and…

Chocolate & Orange Mousse Cake

With a dark chocolate sponge sandwiched together with light creamy orange mousse, this spectacular cake is irresistible and delicious Ingredients: 175 g/6 oz/3/4 cup vegan butter 175 g/6 oz/2/3 cup castor (superfine) sugar 4 vegan eggs, lightly beaten 200 g/7 oz/1 ¾ cups self-raising flour 1 tbsp cocoa powder 50 g/1 ¾ oz dark vegan…

Lamingtons

Ingredients 6 vegan eggs 2/3 cups (159g) cornflour (cornstarch) ½ cup (75g) plain gluten-free (all-purpose) flour 1/3 cup (50g) gluten-free self-raising flour 3 cups (225g) shredded coconut Chocolate Icing: 4 cups (649g) icing (Confectioner’s) sugar ½ cup (50g) cocoa powder 15g (1/2 ounce) vegan butter, melted 1 cup (250ml) vegan milk Method: 1.Preheat oven to…

Banana and chocolate chip muffins

Ingredients: Dry ingredients 200g (1 ½ cups) spelt flour 1 tsp baking powder 3 tbsp coconut sugar ½ tsp vanilla powder 50g (1/4 cup) dark sugar Chocolate chips (dairy free) Wet ingredients: 3 heaped tbsp coconut oil 3 ripe bananas, peeled 80 ml (1/3 cup) Unsweetened almond vegan milk 1.Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°f/ gas…

Date, Walnut + Banana Loaf

Ingredients: Coconut oil, for greasing 2 ½ ripe bananas, peeled 200g (1 ½ cups) buckwheat flour 25g (1/4 cup) Chopped unsalted raw walnuts 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 110g (2/3 cup) deglet nour Date, pitted and chopped 190ml vegan ¾ cup almond milk or Soy milk A pinch of Himalayan pink…

Lemon & Coconut Cupcakes

Ingredients: 210g/7 ½ oz 1 ¾ cups plain/all-purpose flour or gluten-free 2 tsp baking powder A pinch of salt 140g/5 oz/3/4 cup coconut Sugar or brown sugar 30g/1oz ½ cup desiccated/shredded coconut, plus extra to decorate 250ml/9fl oz/1 cup coconut Milk or almond milk 125ml/4fl oz/1/2 cup safflower oil 1 tsp almond extract 1 tsp…

Spiced Apple Tea Cake

Ingredients: 2tbsp chia seeds 150ml/5fl oz/scant 2/3 cup Safflower oil, sunflower oil or Melted coconut oil, plus extra for greasing 185g/6 ½ oz/1 ½ cups plain/all-purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 ½ tbsp ground ginger 1 tsp ground cinnamon 185g/6 ½ oz/1 cup coconut sugar or brown sugar 60ml/2fl oz/1/4 cup almond milk Apple…

Cherry Coconut Crunch Bars

Rich in Triglycerides (medium-chain fatty acids) from the coconut, these bars are perfect for an energy boost. They are also high in vitamin c and healthful flavonoids. And are so tasty that kids ( both small and large) will devour them without knowing how healthy they’re. Ingredients: 380g/13 ½ oz/2 ½ cups almonds (optional) if…

Wild Berry pie

This pie is so delicious, my daughter was visiting with her friend a week ago in Surrey, when she got home she wouldn’t stop talking about this pie her friend gave her. She was able to remember all the ingredients.. but her friend’s recipe was all dairy, so with all the ingredients she mentioned I…

Sweet-Potato Chocolate Brownies

Ingredients: 175g (4 oz/generous ¾ cup) rice flour 75g (3 oz/3/4 cup) raw cacao powder ¼ tsp gluten free baking powder 175g (6 oz) sweet potato, cooked And mashed to purée 250g (8 oz/scant ¾ cup) date syrup 175g (6oz/scant ¾ cup soy butter, melted 1 vegan egg ¼ tsp vanilla extract Method: Preheat the…

Coconut Bread

I can’t really speak for myself, as for my girls whom I made this bread for Greatly appreciates it. And they said it will satisfy anyone’s sweet tooth and makes a perfect afternoon tea. Sad for me I made it! And no idea what it tasted like because I’m allergic to the coconut flakes 😫…

Lemon Polenta Flan

Ingredients: 250 ml/8 fl.oz/1 cup oats cream 500 ml/1pt/2 cups oats milk 150g/5oz/2/3 sugar 125ml/4 fl.oz/1/2 cup water 1 lemon 125g 4 ½ oz/3/4 cup polenta 1 tsp vanilla 4 vegan eggs Method: 1.Preheat Heat the oven to 180°C/160°C fan/350°F/ Gas 4. 2.Mix the cream, milk, vanilla, and eggs together. Whisk to obtain a consistent…

Rich Chocolate Brownies

These brownies are packed with both vegan milk and plain chocolate instead of adding sugar to the mixture. Serve them in small squares as they are very rich. When buying plain chocolate, bear in mind that the higher the percentage of cocoa solids, the higher the quality of the chocolate, and the less sugar it…

Quick and Easy Teabread

This succulent, fruity teabread can be served just as it’s, or spread with a little butter.The loaf can be stored, tightly wrapped in foil or in an airtight container, up to five days. A great way to get children to eat some fruit, this teabread is ideal for packed lunches, picnics, or simply served with…

Polenta Chocolate Cookies

Ingredients: 1 vegan egg 3 tsp vegan butter 2 tbsp instant polenta 2 tbsp plain (all-purpose) gluten free (optional) ½ tsp baking powder gluten free (optional) 2 tbsp vegan chocolate chips Method: 1.preheat the oven to 180°/C/160°C fan/350°F Gas mark 4. 2.In a bowl, whisk the eggs with sugar then add the butter and mix…

Nutty Chocolate Clusters

More oaty and crispy (Cookies) encased In chocolate make these sweet (Candy) rich, chocolate your and quite irresistible! Ingredients: 175 g/6 oz white vegan chocolate 100 g/3 ½ oz vegan digestive biscuits (Graham crackers) 100 g/3 ½ macadamia nuts or Brazil nuts, chopped I replaced the nuts with oat clusters to nuts allergies 25 g/1…

Chocolate Freezer Cake

Hidden in a ring of chocolate cake lies the secret to this freezer cake, a chocolate and mint ice cream. You can use orange or coffee ice cream if proffered. Ingredients: 4 vegan eggs 175 g/6 oz/3/4 cup sugar (superfine) sugar 100 g/3 ½ oz/3/4 cup gluten-free self-raising flour (optional) 40 g/1 ½ oz/3 tbsp…

Mini Chocolate Tartlet

Small pastry cases (pie shells) are filled with a rich chocolate filling to serve as pet is fours. Use mini muffins tins (pans) or small individual tablets tins to make the pastry cases (pie shells) Ingredients: 175 g/6 oz/1 ½ cups plain flour (all-purpose) gluten-free (optional) 75 g 2n3/4 oz/1/3 cup vegan butter 15 g/1/2…

Devil’s Food Cake

This is an American Classic, consisting of a rich melt-in-the-mouth chocolate cake that has a citrus-flavoured frosting. Ingredients: 100 g/3 ½ oz dark vegan chocolate 250 g/9 oz 2 ¼ cups self-tasing flour 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda (baking soda) 225 g/8 oz/1 vegan cup butter 400 g/14 oz/2 2/3 cups dark Muscovado sugar 1…

Mississippi Mud Pie

An all-time favourite with chocoholics- the “mud” refers to the gooey, rich chocolate layer of the cake. Ingredients: 225 g/8 oz/ 2 cups plain (all-purpose flour flour) 25 g/1 oz/1/4 cup cocoa power 150 g/5 ½ oz/2/3 cup vegan butter 25 g/1 oz/5 tsp castor superfine) sugar About 2 tbsp cold water Filling 175 g/6…

Chocolate & Vanilla Loaf Cake

Ingredients 175g/6 oz /3/4 castor (superfine) sugar 175 g/6 oz /3/4 vegan soft margarine ½ tsp vanilla flavouring (extract) 3 vegan eggs 225 g/8 oz/2 cups self-raising flour, sieved (strained) 50 g/1 ¾ oz dark vegan chocolate Icing (Confectioner’s) sugar, to dust Method: 1.Lightly grease a 450 g/1 lb Loaf tin (pan) 2.Beat together the…

Doughnut balls with blueberry glaze

Try scattering the the doughnut balls with a confetti of blueberry or other fruit powder and finely grated lemon rind, and even chopped nuts Ingredients: 4 teaspoons (14g) dry yeast 1/3 cup (125ml) warm water ¾ (180ml) unsweetened Almond vegan milk 80g(2 ½ ounces) vegan Margarine spread, melted 1/3 cup (75g) castor (superfine) sugar 1…

Blueberry & Lemon Muffins

Ingredients: 2 tbsp chia seeds 250g/9oz/2 spelt flour, sifted 125g/4oz/1 cup plain/all-purpose Flour, sifted 1 tsp baking powder, sifted 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda/baking soda, sifted 1 tsp ground cinnamon Zest and juice of 1 lemon Pinch of salt 125g/4oz/2/3 cup light soft brown sugar 250ml/9fl oz generous 1 cup almond milk 100ml 3/1/2 fl…

Caribbean Tasty Bread Pudding With Vegan Custard

Ingredients: 3tsp vanilla essence 3tbsp cornstarch (cornflour) ½ tsp mixed spice ½ tsp nutmeg powder 62og (1 ¼ -pounds) loaf sour dough bread crush remove 1/3 cup sultans 2 tbsp red label wine ½ cup (8og) brown sugar 2 cups vegan milk ¼ cup vegan butter Method: 1.Combine bread and milk allow bread to to…

Choc-cherry coconut bars

Good-Quality Brands of Dark Chocolate with 70% Cocoa solids Are Vegan; Check the Label To Ensure They Don’t Contain Whey or Casein. Ingredients: 200g (6 ½ ounces) vegan dark chocolate (70% cocoa) chopped coarsely 1 cup (150g) dried cherries, chopped finely 3 cups (240g) desiccated coconut ½ cup (125ml) rice malt syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla…

Orange and Pecan Scones

These orange scones can be served with lemon curd or, for a simple, unsweetened snack, fresh and warm with unsalted (sweet) butter, scones are best served on the day they are made, or they can be frozen. To freeze, place in a air tight container, to thaw, remove from the freezer and INGRIDIENTS: 225g 8oz…

Vegan Chocolate Truffles

Luxurious truffles are expensive to buy very easy and fun to make. These rich melt-in the mouth treats are flavoured with coffee liqueur, but you could use whiskey or brandy instead. The mixture can be rolled in cocoa powder or icing (Confectioner’s) sugar instead of being dipped in melted chocolate remember to store the fresh-cream…

Juicy MANDARIN AND CHIA SEED MUFFINS

These fruity muffins will really sweeten up your office! They’re handy size and the mandarins give them a truly indulgent juicy sweetness which is rounded off perfectly by the combination of whet and nutty spelt flours. Ingredients: 50g (1 ¾ oz) strong bread flour 75g (2 ½ oz) plain flour 25g (scant 1 oz) wholegrain…

Chocolate non-Dairy Wraps

Light chocolate sponge wrapped around a non-dairy cream filling. These individual cakes can be served for desert, if liked. Ingredients: 2 vegan eggs 50 g/1 ¾ oz/4tbsp castor (superfine) Sugar 50 g/1 ¾ oz/1/3 cup plain (all-purpose) flour 1 ½ tbsp cocoa powder 4 tbsp apricot jam 150 ml/1/4 pint/2/3 cup vegan double (heavy) whipped…

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…

Caramel Coconut bread puddings

Ingredients; ½ cup (80g) coconut sugar 1 cup (250ml) coconut cream 2 tablespoons pure Mable syrup 3 teaspoon cornflour (Cornstarch) 2 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups (500ml) almond milk ½ cup (125g) apple sauce ½ teaspoon mixed spice 620g (1 ¼-pound) loaf whole meal sourdough bread, crusts removed, Chopped coarsely ½ cup (55g) sultanas ½…

Fudgy sweet potato brownies with espresso sauce

Grind the Linseed (flaxseed) yourself, or buy it from stores with a good turnover, as ground Linseed turns rancid quite quickly. Ingredients: 1 medium orange sweet potato (400g), peeled chopped 2 tablespoons ground Linseed (Flax meal) ¼ cup (125ml) hot water 180 g (5 ½ ounces) vegan dark chocolate (70 % cocoa), chopped 1 ¼…

Buttermilk Pancakes With Raspberries Jam

Ingredients 350 g/ 12 oz/2 ½ cups self-raising gluten free flour (optional) 2 tbsp castor (superfine) sugar 2 vegan eggs 300 ml 10 ½ fl oz /1 ¼ cups vegan buttermilk 300 ml /10 ½ fl oz 1 ¼ cups whole vegan milk 75 g /2 ½ oz /2/3 cup vegan butter 175 ml /…

Orange and honey cake

Can be be great to take on a picnic and serve with some fresh fruit or berries. Ingredients: 10 tablespoons (1 ¼ sticks) vegan butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar Grated rind and juice 1 orange 2 tablespoons clear honey 3 tablespoons marmalade 3 vegan eggs, beaten 2/3 cup brown rice flour 1 teaspoon gluten-free…

Chocolate And Prune Tart

Chocolate was introduced into Britain in the mid-17th century from Mexico, where the Aztecs had mixed it with honey. It remained a luxury drink as long as the price of sugar was high, and was never as popular as coffee or tea. A pie with a chocolate filling like this would have been considered a…

Doughnut Holes

Ingredients: 250 g/ 9 oz/ 1 2/3 cups strong white Bread flour, plus extra for dusting 60 g /2 oz/ ¼ cup vegan butter, cubed 1 ½ tsp easy blend dried yeast 2 tbsp castor (superfine) sugar 1 tsp fine sea salt 2 vegan eggs 25 g/1 oz/ ¼ cup unsweetened cocoa powder Sunflower oil,…

Orange and Polenta Crispy Cookies

Polenta gives these cookies a really crisp and crunchy texture Ingredients: ½ cup polenta 2 tablespoons plus 1 ½ teaspoon rice flour ¼ ground almonds ½ teaspoon gluten-free baking powder 2/3 cup confectioners’ sugar 4 tablespoons vegan butter, cubed 1 vegan egg Grated rind 1 orange 3 tablespoons flaked almonds Method: 1.Cover two baking sheets…

Dulce de Leche Cupcakes

Ingredients: 110g/4oz/1 cup self-raising flour, sifted 110g/4oz/1/2 cup castor (superfine) sugar 110/4oz/ ½ cup vegan butter, softened 2 vegan eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract Ingredients: To Decorate 110 g 4 oz/ ½ cup vegan butter, softened 225 g/8 oz/ 2 cups icing (confectioners ‘s) sugar, plus extra for dusting 225 g/ 8 oz/ 2cups dulce…