Most of us hate wasting money, yet one room in particular is responsible for a lot of waste: the kitchen. Did you know that, according to Love Food Hate Waste, most family households in the UK could save up to £60 a month just by saving food? That’s around £700 a year! In her latest […]
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Investing in a few vegetarian and vegan cookbooks is the best way to explore meat free cooking. Below I have selected some of the ones that caught my eyes (and taste buds) over the past few months. They make practical and useful Christmas gifts for any flexitarian newbies as well as seasoned vegetarian or vegan cooks. […]
A gorgeous Blueberry Lemon Mousse Cake with Scented Geranium Flowers sets the tone for Clean Cakes, the first book by pastry chef Henrietta Inman. This is one book that you can judge by its cover! What follows is a must-have collection of 75 whole food dessert recipes for anyone trying to reduce or eliminate gluten, dairy or refined sugar from their diet. […]
For the past couple of weeks, I have been drooling over Green Kitchen Stories‘ latest book and could not wait to be sharing it with you. The wait is finally over! Today, courtesy of David & Luise, I have got a bundle of goodies for you to celebrate the official UK launch. First, I am going to be talking […]
Irish twins Stephen and David Flynn (aka The Happy Pear) have an infectious smile and enthusiasm. Following the No 1 bestseller success of their first book, the dynamic duo is back with a new cookbook bursting with scrumptious vegetarian recipes. Last week I was invited to the first ever Penguin Vegetarian Cookery Evening. Enjoying a beautiful view of London, […]
These 5 cookbooks for vegans are truly fantastic. Packed with delicious recipes suitable for vegans but also enjoyed by meat eaters. Ideal for a any flexitarian who is looking for plant-based recipe ideas. (This post contains affiliate links. Thanks for supporting The Flexitarian). Peace and Parsnips: Vegan Cooking for Everyone From Wales with love … […]
Whether you are looking to buy a gift for a seasoned vegetarian or someone dabbling into the meat free world, the cookbooks below are sure to inspire some easy yet fantastic cooking. Two of my favourite meat free books. “A Modern Way to Eat” and “A Modern Way to Cook” by Anna Jones both bring a fantastic collection of easy meat […]
Sixteen years on since the publication of his first cookbook, “The Naked Chef”, Jamie Oliver has had, in my opinion, one of the most interesting journeys of all celebrity chefs. While staying true to his simple and down to earth cooking style, he has campaigned tirelessly (from school dinners to his latest sugar tax initiative) for […]
Following the success of her first cookbook “A Modern Way to Eat”, Anna Jones has just published “A Modern Way to Cook”. I was eager to read it, as I like Anna’s fresh and modern take on vegetarian cooking. I was not disappointed. “A Modern Way to Cook” is a fantastic collection of over 150 meat free recipes […]
With the abundance of fruits and vegetables Summer is the ideal time to embrace a new lifestyle. It’s not about fad diets but eating wholesome food that is good for you, keeps you energise and makes you happy. Changing eating habits can be difficult, but once you start feeling the benefits of a healthier diet, […]
Bright and colourful this hasselback butternut is served with mushrooms...
This vegan cashew parmesan is brilliant on pasta, pizza, rice,...
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Cooked in creamy coconut milk, this Golden Rice with Kale...