Raw vegan carrot cake with cashew cream topping. This is definitely the best raw dessert I’ve made.

Raw vegan carrot cake with cashew cream topping. This is definitely the best raw dessert I’ve made. Picture from Instagram: http://ift.tt/2mHMKEw Don’t be put off by my slightly blurry photograph (“it moved while I was taking the picture, honest!“), this really is a good recipe. It’s based roughly on this one by The Tasty K […]

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Apple Cocada

Wartime food recipes from the 1940s have a special interest for me. They came out of a time of hardship, rationing and scarcity. Looking back now at recipes from that era, you’re struck by the inventiveness, the spirit of making-do and the absolute refusal to waste anything. And the rationing of eggs, milk and butter […]

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Cashew Creme

I know there are variations on this that use just cashew nuts soaked in water. However, this is quite a sweet creme (cream?), definitely suitable for replacing dairy cream in a dessert or a cake. When made it’s quite like a pouring cream in its consistency. But if you leave it in the fridge for […]

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