Home Made Vegetable Curry Recipe

This week is National Curry Week, set up by Peter Grove in 1998 to celebrate the Indian restaurant business and raise money for charity. I come from an age where takeaways were a rare treat, fish and chips now and then, but anything else was almost unheard of. A once a year Vesta Curry was considered exotic … Continue reading Home Made Vegetable Curry Recipe

Advertisements

Dairy & Gluten Free Fruity Flapjacks

Here's an alternative to standard flapjacks to try for National Baking Week 2018, made from an assortment of dried and fresh fruits: pear, orange, apricots, cranberries, and dates. As they are made from oats, this recipe is gluten free and can easily be made dairy free by substituting butter with a dairy free spread. Ingredients: … Continue reading Dairy & Gluten Free Fruity Flapjacks

Gluten Free Dairy Free Carrot Cake Pancakes

INGREDIENTS 1 cup plain white flour (gluten-free) 1 cup carrots, grated 1 tblsp caster sugar/coconut sugar 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp nutmeg 2 tblsp baking powder 1 cup dairy-free milk Pinch of salt 2 tblsp olive oil METHOD 1. Mix together the flour, grated carrot, nutmeg, cinnamon, salt, baking powder, and sugar. 2. In a … Continue reading Gluten Free Dairy Free Carrot Cake Pancakes

3 Halloween Pumpkin Soup Recipes

Pumpkins are in abundance in the UK shops for most of October. I have lots of delicious pumpkin recipes here on the blog, but pumpkin soup is one of the easiest and most successful to make. Do check the labels on the supermarket ones as not all are suitable for cooking especially with cakes, but … Continue reading 3 Halloween Pumpkin Soup Recipes

Dairy & Gluten Free Sweet Potato Chocolate Brownies

This recipe was given to me by a dear friend when I changed my diet to gluten and dairy free. On taking my first bite I was "hmmmm" unsure, but once the taste and texture had sunk in I was "mmmm" heaven. Totally moorish and addictive and it has been pretty much a weekly treat … Continue reading Dairy & Gluten Free Sweet Potato Chocolate Brownies

How to Make Vegetable Stock from Veg Peelings

I used to make my own curry sauce with cream but since going dairy free I have started to make it with vegetable stock. Rather than buy stock with lots of additives in it, I learned how quick and easy it was to make it from scratch just by saving your vegetable peelings. And of … Continue reading How to Make Vegetable Stock from Veg Peelings

Oaty Banana Breakfast Cakes – Gluten & Dairy Free

Earlier in the year, I opted for a wheat free, dairy free diet to see if it would improve some health problems that I was having.  I was already having a healthy diet but I did like a cake or chocolately treat now and then, mostly at the weekends or on a particular workday during … Continue reading Oaty Banana Breakfast Cakes – Gluten & Dairy Free