Vegan White Chocolate and Raspberry Sponge Cake

What do you do with yourself on a rainy day? Relentless precipitation can leave you feeling sluggish. Like there’s nothing in the world that can be done that doesn’t involve going outside. I urge you – BAKE! Last Saturday was one of those exceptionally gloomy days that would make you forget sunshine ever existed. But…

Vegan Carrot Cake

My first ever taste of carrot cake was revolutionary. It quickly become a solid favourite. There’s just something so amazingly satisfying about the texture. It’s thick and dense but not so much that it feels heavy to eat. It also has one of your 5-a-day, so that makes it somewhat healthy, yeah? Anyone?? And the…

Vegan Hot Cross Buns

It’s almost Easter! Superfluous heaps of chocolate is just around the corner!! Like almost every other national holiday, Easter is a time for celebrating togetherness while eating shitloads of unhealthy food. Who can complain? I do love how the seasons weave in and out, and bring with them an excuse to make something I’d never…

Vegan Matcha Cookies

Green tea and chocolate – a matcha made in heaven, no? I’ve recently acquired something of a matchaddiction. I can’t get enough of the stuff, and the endless list of health benefits aren’t helping me stop. If you aren’t familiar with matcha, it’s basically super concentrated green tea – think 10 cups of green tea…

Vegan Irish Soda Bread

Ahh a taste of my childhood. I used to eat this toasted and smothered in butter before setting off for school. I didn’t realise how much I appreciated the stuff til I moved to England and couldn’t find it in the shops. Cry. Traditionally, Irish breads are made with buttermilk, and require no time to…