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Swan Stracciatella Semifreddo (vegan)

It’s super hot today in London and it definitely is still summer.Tomorrow is going to rain and temperatures are going down but it won’t be cold for a while. So why not wholly enjoy this weather (or even if the weather was bad) and why not enjoy a vegan stracciatella semifreddo? My husband who adores […]

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Vegan lemon meringue tart

I love lemon meringue pies and I made my own version, with a lemon gelee layer, walnut sablee pastry, lemon creme pat and a brown sugar vegan meringue. Sable pastry 240 gram all purpose flour 90 icing sugar 60 almond flour 1 pinch of salt Zest of 1 lemon 60 melted vegan white chocolate – you can […]

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Lemon, thyme and figs cake (vegan)

I love thyme. I have a very perky plant on my balcony and it needs regular trimming. It’s so aromatic and delicious and I love to pair it with sweet stuff, like most herbs! I devised this lemon and thyme and figs cake because figs were really delicious and pretty, and the thyme needed trimming […]

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Okra, harissa and spinach pie (vegan)

Hello! Happy Monday :). I love okra but I do not use them very often, I consider them somehow special (since they are not free) and when I cook them I want to make something as special as their taste. Since the inside of the okra has a very specific texture, I wanted to exploit […]

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Leeks, spinach and beets pie (vegan)

I grew up eating vegetarian pies usually made with puff pastry and filled with spinach and other delights. I wanted to stick to my favorite filling, which is spinach and leeks and I used tofu to make it creamy and a trick to obtain the perfect leek pattern. This recipe is quite easy and quick […]

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Chocolate, almond and caramel tartlets (vegan)

I love making vegan caramel, I usually love further flavouring it with other elements (not just salt, but also whiskey, pepper or whatever makes you happy). For these tartlets I made a simple caramel sauce because the cacao pastry and the mousse were so rich I didn’t want to make it overwhelming. It was so […]

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Apples and peaches tart (vegan)

Hello weekend 🙂 This is a simple and super delicious bake. It allows you to play with your creativity for what concerns the decoration and it is a very lovely bite. The pastry is flaky and crunchy and sweet, with a nutty taste too. The creme pat filling is silky and well balanced in flavour […]

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Saffron, rhubarb and cardamom cake (vegan)

Hello weekend with this vegan saffron, cardamom, pistachio and rhubarb cake, decorated with palette knife buttercream flowers!  One thing that definitely drives my baking choices is creativity and learning. I always want to try something new, test new techniques, and use flavors the are typically associated to savory foods too. Basically: I want to have […]

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Oat and sweet potato patties (vegan gf)

Vegan and gluten free oat patties 💚 this is my favorite weekly meal, I have been eating variations of these for ages and even my husband who when we met a few years ago was suspicious of me and my “weird cereals” especially in patties is a huge fan of these. Oat is just magic!  […]

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Floral lentil pie (vegan)

Hei, it’s picnic season! And it’s flower season 🙂 so why not put the best things that spring brings together? I made this pie using vegan mince, lentils and a bunch of flavours I love and the best and most reliable vegan shortcrust pastry ever and this pie is the result of it and I […]