Category Archives: Snacks

Vegan chocolate filled doughnuts

Delicious Vegan chocolate filled doughnuts

Don’t be scared These might seem like a difficult thing to make, but here’s the good news….THEY’RE NOT! Like anything in life, once you start the process, they suddenly seem really straightforward. You don’t need any specialist equipment, so there really are no excuses…..give these bad boys a go.   The perfect mid morning treat …

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Hazelnut & Pretzel rocky road

Super delicious Hazelnut and Pretzel Rocky Road

This super delicious Hazelnut and Pretzel Rocky Road squares are insanely good. The sweet and savoury work absolutely perfectly together, as well as adding great crunch.  These delicious treats can be ready to eat in under an hour!  These are so adaptable also, as you can substitute many dried fruits, nuts, seeds, biscuits etc. This …

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bourbon biscuit cheesecake balls

Bourbon biscuit cheesecake balls

These Bourbon biscuit cheesecake balls are going to rock your world!!! With literally a couple of ingredients, these can be ready in minutes. To pimp these bad boys up and take them to the next level, simply dip them in chocolate and be prepared to have your mind blown! Vegan?? No way!!! So I used …

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Sweet potato brownies

Sweet Potato Brownies

  For anyone looking for a plant-based brownie, then look no further, these sweet potato brownies are amazing and super fudgy. I absolutely love brownies, I must confess. But let’s be honest, they’re pretty indulgent, now for most people, brownies aren’t something you eat on a regular basis, so there’s no problem with treating yourself …

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chocolate banana bread

Chocolate Banana Bread

Ok, so this delicious Chocolate Banana bread recipe is a little bit out of the norm for me. Why? Because usually I never use refined sugar in my recipes and try to substitute butter whenever I can. But as this is a quarantine recipe and I’m using up ingredients I have laying around, this chocolate …

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Chicken noodle broth

The mighty Chicken broth

More than just a soup So this broth was an absolute lifesaver this week in our household. So my poor wife was very ill this last week and had absolutely no appetite, just the thought of food made her want to run to the bathroom and bow to the white porcelain god! After a few …

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fajita spiced smashed potato with a coriander oil

Fajita-spiced Smashed Potatoes

There’s just something about them Roasted New/baby Potatoes are awesome as they are, but believe me when I say they are sooooooo much better when you smash them up a bit. Like many recipes on The Urban Canteen, you can adapt them to suit your personal tastes and this one is no different. The flavour …

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Vegan “no bake” cheesecake

Here is a really simple but very tasty recipe for a vegan “no bake” cheesecake. The beauty of this recipe is that you can change up the flavour so simply, swirl in fruit purees, nut butters, chocolate, whatever takes your fancy. It’s all about the nut butter For this recipe I am using two types …

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Chocolate & Pecan Brownies

Vegan & Gluten free Now these are some seriously amazing Chocolate & pecan brownies! Not just because they taste soooooOOOOooooo good, but because they are suitable for vegans, anyone with a gluten allergy and they are packed with protein and fiber! So what is the base of these brownies I hear you cry. Black beans …

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Katsu Time!

Who doesn’t love a good Katsu curry? If you raised your hand and said the words “me”…..then what on earth is wrong with you! Katsu curry has to be one of the most popular dishes of the last few years, one that I never get bored of. In a hurry? So, the things that sets …

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