Why eat an actual chicken? This easy-to-make seitan has bite and flavour. Slice thickly and braise in some stock or gravy and eat as ‘medallions’, slice thinly and stuff in a sandwich, or cube and use in a stir-fry. Ingredients Wet mixture 250 ml (1 cup) vegetable or vegan ‘chicken’ stock 70 g (1/2 cup)Continue reading “Chicken-Style Seitan”
Bring this pasta salad to the family barbecue, and if it’s all you can eat there, you’re still not missing out.With lots of thanks to my friend Jean for giving me the recipe, which I’ve only slightly adapted. Ingredients For the salad500 g whole-wheat pasta, cooked till al dente, rinsed with cold water until stoneContinue reading “Jean’s Pasta Salad”
This is my version of the loaded fries I ate at Vegan Heroes, a vegan fast food restaurant that I sincerely hope will survive the Corona crisis. Treat this recipe as a blueprint and add or leave out whatever you like. Serves 2 (double, triple, etc, as needed) Ingredients For the sauce:115 g plant yoghurt2Continue reading “Fully Loaded Fries (or a Homage to ‘Kimchi Karbdashian’)”
Not a looker, but this vegetable sauce has kick and flavour. Serve like this, with any vegetable, chickpeas or lentils and pasta, or as a dip. Ingredients Olive oil 1 small onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, chopped 1 red chilli pepper, seeds left in, chopped 390 g tin (240 g drained weight) artichoke hearts inContinue reading “Okey Dokey Artichokey Sauce with Mushrooms and Pasta”
Chatting about food. Nothing better. But then there’s life and work. No time. This is a blog about the food, and only the food. Vegan food, of course, because hurting animals is so last century.