• Delicious recipes,  Making Sweet Yummy Food

    Pancakes

    Happy pancake day, everybody! Either this is on the day or a day that needs some extra spark. I guarantee any chocolate sauce or Ben and Jerryโ€™s will complement this hearty meal. Ingredients: 1 egg 1/2 cup milk 1/2tsp kosher fine salt 1 cup of flour 1 cup of milk In a standing mixer attach the whisk. Beat one egg with half a cup of milk (obviously Oatly for us) and one-quarter of a teaspoon of salt. Add one cup of flour (replace with alternatives such as gluten free) Mix until blended. Add one cup of milk (oat milk). Combine until blended. Do not over beat. Cook with oil in…

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    Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Yes… a truly wonderful combination! Sinead wanted cookies for her birthday instead of a birthday cake – well she received both. I revamped the recipe for it to be vegan in celebrating January 2021 Vegan month. Ingredients 50g Peanuts 125g Smooth Peanut Butter 125g Stork or vegan butter equivalent 100g Coconut Sugar 100g Caster Sugar 200g Plain Flour 1/2 tsp Bicarbonate of soda / baking soda 100g Cacao Nibs or Vegan chocolate buttons Method having fun baking! Here we go… preheat the oven to 180โ„ƒ Roast the peanuts in a roasting tin for 8 to 10 minutes. Leave to cool. In a large saucepan melt the peanut butter and stork…

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    7 healthy ingredients to start your 2021

    Whether you trying New Year New You or just looking to boost your immunity, these 7 ingredients are simple basics to add to every meal. Breakfast Basics Organic Deluxe Muesli Not only is this filled with natural fats, the nuts allow you to stay full for a busy day. As lipids contain 2x more energy that carbohydrates, the hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews and almonds guarantee your morning start. Brunch, Lunch and Dunch 2. Gomitini Pasta These rainbow-shaped pasta blend well with a potato salad and vegan mayonnaise. Although pasta has been labelled as unhealthy โ€˜Carbs,โ€™ carbohydrates are actually a great energy storage. Pasta in particular is broken down quickly but still…

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    Baking up a puff of meringues…

    What is not to love… meringues and ice cream, meringues and chocolate sauce, eton mess, meringues and berries…. or just plain meringues or flavoured meringues. We love meringues and as dairy free vegetarians, almost vegans, we make our meringues with the juice of our tin chick peas – aquafaba is the viscous water in which legume seeds such as chick peas have been cooked in. They are pretty easy to make with the family as you can lick the spoon ๐Ÿ™‚ Scrumptious vegan Meringues: Peppermint meringues Cacao nibs and peppermint meringues Vanilla meringues Dried strawberries and vanilla meringues Lemon meringues How to make these beauties: Ingredients: 400g tin of drained…