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Lemon and Almond Asparagus (Gluten Free, Vegan)

I have been feeling quite at a loss and unmotivated to blog of late – evidenced by the fact that I did not put up a recipe last week. For as long as I can remember, being in the kitchen baking and experimenting has been like therapy. My coeliac disease diagnosis challenged that, but also… Continue reading Lemon and Almond Asparagus (Gluten Free, Vegan)

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Blueberry Almond Muffins (Gluten Free, Dairy Free Option)

This recipe has been a very long time in coming to the blog – I first developed it over a year ago and have made it many, many times since. The basic recipe (eggs, sugar, fat and flours) is very adaptable but the blueberry version is one to which I keep coming back. The primary… Continue reading Blueberry Almond Muffins (Gluten Free, Dairy Free Option)

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Coconut and Nigella Seed Flatbreads

These flatbreads are based on the common flour and yogurt flatbread combination, which I have seen in both gluten free and glutenous versions and have no idea where it originates. I was after a flatbread with a coconutty flavour to complement the tamarind and turmeric lentils that I posted last week. This is what I… Continue reading Coconut and Nigella Seed Flatbreads

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Tamarind and Turmeric Lentils (Gluten Free, Dairy Free/Vegan Option)

Until recently, I had never tried cooking with tamarind, nor did I know exactly what it tastes like nor appreciated what it brings to a dish. Recently, when I was buying spices online, I decided to add tamarind paste to my order, mostly on a whim and with no idea what I would actually use… Continue reading Tamarind and Turmeric Lentils (Gluten Free, Dairy Free/Vegan Option)

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Almond Meal Chocolate Cupcakes (Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

These cupcakes are dense, rich and chocolatey. I prefer to use good quality cocoa powder for a richer taste. The recipe below is based on a 250 ml cup as equal to 1 cup. I recommend using the spoon and level method to measure ingredients (spoon in the ingredient and then level it off with… Continue reading Almond Meal Chocolate Cupcakes (Gluten Free, Dairy Free)