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Vegan Caesar salad

Alternatives to egg, bacon and Parmesan add tons of flavour! I love salad. I often describe it as one of my ‘desert island foods’ (meaning something I could eat every single day were I to be stranded and have to … Continue reading

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Vegan coconut ‘bacon’ bits

A surprisingly flavourful meatless garnish! For years, I’ve enjoyed tasting excellent vegan cuisine at restaurants close to home and also when travelling. Now, I’ve decided it’s time to up my game in my own kitchen. This fun experiment produces crispy … Continue reading

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Vegan BLT sandwiches with carrot ‘bacon’

You won’t miss the meat when you taste this treat! I’m really having fun thinking about food in different ways these days. Not only am I looking at alternate protein sources, I’m also looking at transforming some favourite ingredients into … Continue reading

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Buddha bowl with roasted vegetables and crispy chickpeas

A healthy, delicious meal that can’t be ‘beet’! Have you heard of Buddha bowls? They are nourishing meals, served in bowls and typically composed of a whole bunch of delicious, bite-sized items. These delightful creations became mainstream a few years … Continue reading

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Squash, cranberry and feta tarts

Freeform pastry makes for a delicious savoury treat! These rustic tarts steal the show every time I serve them. The pastry is really easy to work with and as long as your roasted vegetables are cool when you assemble the … Continue reading

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Roasted carrots with savoury granola and pickled onions

Dressed-up carrots with a ton of style and flavour! I have always adored carrots. In the beginning, I think my infatuation was Bugs Bunny’s fault – if eating carrots could make a cartoon rabbit so hilarious, surely they could have … Continue reading

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Mango-maple hot sauce

Spice up your life with this tropical-inspired condiment! This fun hot sauce is really versatile. We enjoy it on tacos, grilled fish and even as a barbeque sauce on ribs and chicken. Fruity-tasting hot peppers like habaneros or scotch bonnets … Continue reading

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