Showing posts from January, 2018

Vegan Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cake Recipe

Chocolate and peanut butter, the perfect combination right? I decided to use my two favourite things and make a three-tiered chocolate cake with a creamy peanut butter frosting and even added chocolate chips (the cake mix calls for orange zest but I love chocolate more). This cake is free from gluten, dairy and egg. Here's how you can make one too...

Vegan chocolate chip peanut butter cakeChocolate cake:1 packet of Mrs O's Luxury Chocolate Cake Mix (plus the ingredients stated on the back of the packet: vegan spread/oil, water, almond milk, white vinegar and vanilla extract) 75g vegan chocolate chips Peanut butter frosting:55g sunflower spread, softened 125g smooth peanut butter 125g icing sugar 1-3 tbsp almond milk
Pour the chocolate cake mix into the bowl and the ingredients listed on the packet. Stir until smooth and add the chocolate chips. Pour into three 8" sandwich tins and bake at Gas Mark 4 for 20-25 minutes or until a skewer comes out clean. Leave to cool in the tins fo…

Veganuary 2018 Roundup

For those who follow me on Twitter and Instagram will have seen my recommendations during Veganuary but just in case you missed it, here is my roundup featuring only the tastiest vegan food in London :)
FalafeLiciousTucked upstairs at Boxpark Shoreditch is a little falafel place with the most delicious salad bar. Simply choose your pitta bread (white or brown) and it will be filled with crunchy falafels as well as the usual salad base of onions, tomatoes, lettuce and tahini sauce. Then you can help yourself to as much salad as you like and I'm not just talking about cucumber and sweetcorn. From spicy, deep-fried cauliflower to babaganoush and couscous, you'll be very tempted to upgrade to a salad box.
Black MylkIf you're looking for a coconut and cashew based ice cream, Black Mylk serve up some interesting flavours! From black sesame to spiced ginger crumble, this dessert is delicious and creamy. Choose from a range of contrasting toppings and sauces without an extra charge.…