Vegan chicken alternatives can be tasteless and boring. However, with the addition of this creamy lemon sauce, you can easily transform your vegan chicken into a zingy taste sensation. This lemon ‘chicken’ dish can be served with a whole host of different side dishes. My favourites include vegan pesto pasta and grilled asparagus or herby … Read more Vegan lemon chicken recipe
Beer is one of the world’s third most popular drinks, after water and tea. Not only is it popular, but it’s also one of the world’s oldest prepared drinks. There ‘s evidence that beer may have been produced as early as 8500 BC. That’s a lot of history in a glass. What is beer? Beer … Read more Is beer vegan?
Some alcoholic drinks are not suitable for vegans because they undergo a filtration process which uses animal products like isinglass (fish bladders), gelatine, egg whites or sea shells to capture impurities in the drink. Ingredients like honey may also be added as a sweetener or carmine (crushed beetles) may be added to give colour. But … Read more Is gin vegan?
Tempeh is a meat alternative which has been rapidly gaining popularity amongst vegans over the past couple of years. It’s a great plant-based staple to add to stir-fries, curries, wraps or even to make your own vegan bacon with. But, if you’ve searched the supermarket shelves and can’t find it, you’re not alone. Despite being … Read more Where to buy tempeh in the UK
Mummy Meagz Rocky Road bars are vegan chocolate bars that are handmade in the UK. I was very kindly sent a box of them to review. Read on to find out what I thought… Rocky Road? Rocky road is a type of chocolate slice which includes marshmallows as well as other ingredients such as dried … Read more Mummy Meagz Rocky Road review
Maltesers are a light and airy biscuits balls covered in chocolate. Manufactured by Mars, they are one of the most popular chocolate treats in the UK. Unfortunately, Maltesers are not vegan. So what’s a vegan to do? Surely new vegans can’t be expected to commit to a life without Maltesers? Fear not, vegan Maltesers alternatives … Read more Vegan Maltesers: Where to get them
Are you a tofu virgin and wondering if you’ll like it or not? Well, you’ll be pleased to know that tofu is an incredibly versatile ingredient which can be cooked in a multitude of ways. Depending on what kind of tofu you use, it can be served in a stir-fry, salad, soup, pudding or even … Read more What does tofu taste like?
Butterscotch is a type of confectionery which is made primarily from brown sugar and butter. Butterscotch is used to make a variety of sweet treats including butterscotch sauce, butterscotch chips, and well as butterscotch pudding, brownies, cupcakes and cookies. The traditional recipe for butterscotch includes butter which is made from cows’ milk and so is … Read more Is butterscotch vegan?
Pimm’s is a fruity gin-based spirit which is made from a secret recipe. Pimm’s is suitable for vegans – it uses no animal products and all the ingredients are ethically sourced. As a long drink, Pimm’s is usually served in a cocktail with lemonade and fruit. However, if Pimm’s is served with sparkling wine, then … Read more Is Pimm’s vegan?
Cotton candy is a spun-sugar treat. It goes by the name ‘candy floss’ in the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, Egypt, South Africa and India and is known as ‘fairy floss’ in Australia. You’ll often find it being made fresh at carnivals, festivals and fairs, either on a stick or in a plastic bag. You can … Read more Is cotton candy vegan? (a.k.a. candy floss, fairy floss, spun sugar)