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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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Pea, pesto and feta fritters

Pea, pesto & Feta fritters

These Pea, pesto and feta fritters are so good, they really will become a regular feature in your household. What is also great about this recipe, is that it can easily be adapted, so it is gluten free and vegan. I used a plantbased feta for this recipe, which worked absloutely beautifully. Use a gluten …

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5 simple “breakfast in bed” ideas

Get in the good books Starting someone’s day by making them breakfast in bed is always a pretty awesome thing to do. Whether it is a special occasion or you just want to make them feel special, everybody loves being brought some breakfast. So I thought I would give you 5 ideas on how to …

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Cauliflower gnocchi

Cauliflower gnocchi

  So there are endless options when it comes to making gnocchi. This recipe is for a super easy and delicious cauliflower gnocchi. Now let’s get this out of the way immediately, this DOES taste of cauliflower. If you think that it is one of those recipes where you won’t taste the main ingredient, you’d …

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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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butternut squash and chickpea chilli

Butternut Squash & Chickpea Chilli

This is a great dish to make in bulk, freeze in portions and pull out of the freezer when you you need to. By using tinned beans, legumes, chickpeas and tomatoes you are cutting the cost as well as preparation time, but sacrificing none of the nutritional benefits. This butternut squash and chickpea chilli can …

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A bowl of freshly cooked vegetables for salad

Cooking vegetables

There can be so many things involved with cooking vegetables. Nobody enjoys eating mushy vegetables right!? So how long we cook them for is very important. But this isn’t important purely for how it looks or tastes, we also don’t want to lose all those important micronutrients that can be destroyed during the cooking process. …

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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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