Nancy’s Mince Pies! Gluten and Dairy Free!

It’s mince pie time again! whoop! It’s so hard to find plant-based, dairy and gluten free mince pies that don’t taste like cardboard so I decided to make my own and boy are they good! I could eat these by the dozen… and in fact I do! This recipe was originally posted over at Pure and…

Spicy Sweetcorn Fritters

This week I decided to have a go at making some fritters that are simply divine and totally programme friendly! They took me a total of 15 minutes to prepare and I served them on a bed of spinach leaves with a few baby tomatoes, a sprinkle of pumpkin seeds, a drizzle of olive oil…

Muesli

I have just made another batch of my muesli and decided to film it so that you too can have a giggle, I have a long way to go to be anything like Nigella, but hey-ho got to start somewhere! Video #1 – muesli recipe – intro Ingredients list: 500g spelt flakes, yes this makes…

Chocolate Pudding Truffles

1 oz Cocoa butter 3 tbsp Cocoa powder 2 tbsp Vanilla Protein Powder (vanilla) ½ Avocado Agave syrup to taste A few drops of Valencian orange extract, peppermint extract or cinnamon, cayenne pepper etc Chopped roasted hazelnuts, dried cherries, dried apricots, desiccated coconut, roasted almonds, etc (use anything you want to put in them!) Melt…

Mincepies Recipe – 168 calories per pie!

For the Pastry: 4 oz Buckwheat flour 2 oz ground Almonds 5 tbsp Agave nectar Up to 6 tbsp Water For the Mincemeat: 3 oz Bramley apples, cored and finely chopped 6 oz Mixed dried fruit (I prefer raisins, currants, cranberries and apricots) 1 oz Vegetable suet 2 oz Raw sugar (coconut palm or dark…

Festive Crunchies

For the Mincemeat: 3 oz Bramley apples, cored & finely chopped 6 oz mixed dried Fruit (raisins, currants, cranberries, apricots…) 1 oz vegetarian Suet 2 oz Raw sugar (coconut palm or dark raw muscovado) Juice and grated zest of half an Orange 1 tsp of ground Mixed spice 1 pinch ground Cinnamon 1 pinch ground…