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Kiwi and lime vegan ‘pond’ tart

Hello! Today I am posting this super seasonal tart that is quite easy and quick to make but also a total stunner. And it’s packed with fruit! This tart is so delicious and lovely, and it doesn’t take long to make 🙂 The tart is composed by: Almond sweet shortcrust pastry  Lime coconut filling with […]

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Bonet

This is the vegan version of an Italian local delicacy from Piedmont. I tried this when I was doing my master in Torino and after that I made it several times. It goes really well with Amaretti cookies but this time I just oomphed the caramel sauce and sprinkled with ground almonds infused with Amaretto […]

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Berries and chocolate tart (vegan)

Hello! I hope your week is going well. The previous week was quite a disappointing one, and left me very stressed and without energies, but I am trying to face the current week trying to leave the past one behind. Is it working? Not really. But I there are a couple of things that help […]

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Thai basil, pineapple and lime Entremet

It’s Thai New Year, so I thought to tribute one of my favorite cuisines with an entremet inspired by flavours typical of Thai cuisine. I hope you will try it and like it as much as I did!  The elements of the entremet: Thai basil sponge  Peanut and bird eye chilli croustillant lime namelaka Pineapple […]

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“Oreo” entremet (vegan)

Hello 🙂 I made these entremets for the birthday of a friend who is not the dessert type but loves Oreo milkshake, so I thought I could make an Oreo inspired entremet! I didn’t use many Oreo cookies because I was more interested in reproducing the separate tastes separately, but I made an Oreo based […]

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Vegan carrot cake with cocoa butter bunny mousse

Hello! 🙂 I am feeling very springy and I feel that carrot cake is super springy too! In addition, I had just bought these cute bunny moulds (easily found on amazon), so I really wanted to make something cute and special, also because I will not able to visit my parents for Easter, so focussing […]

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Polenta with vegan ragù

Polenta is one of my favorite foods ever. There are regions in northern Italy where it is revered like a deity – and it is correct to do so. I remember my grandma telling me that when she was a child and they were very poor, they used to eat polenta every day and hand […]

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Vegan butternut squash wellington

I have always been fascinated by the whole Wellington thing but never had one and never made one before. I think I had a mini vegan Wellington once and it was good but thankfully it was very mini, because it was heavy. So I decided to make my own version, first because I had an […]

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Rhubarb, strawberry and almond tart (vegan)

’Tis the season to eat rhubarb. I love rhubarb. So much that last time I went to visit my parents in Italy I packed some rhubarb to bring there, as in Italy it’s not as easy to find and I couldn’t deprive my parents of its amazing taste.  I developed this recipe inspired by one […]

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Vegan “kiwier” cake

Happy Tuesday from me and this vegan kiwier cake 🙂  I received a ton of kiwis from Oddbox so I thought: why not make a Fraisier with kiwis – a ‘Kiwier’? Well, it worked so well. I also used passion fruits and some peaches because they all go so well together and it was such […]