July 2016

Spanish Chickpea & Spinach Stew

Spinach Chickpea Stew

Although it’s July, and my absolute favourite summer food is a big plate of fresh salad, I do still occasionally fancy a cooked meal.  And while tomatoes are at their best, making a big juicy stew out of them is incredibly satisfying. (more…)

Chocolate Halva Truffles

Halva ball 2

Chocolate Halva Truffles (raw vegan)

Halva is a middle eastern sweet treat traditionally made from sesame paste (tahini), flour and honey.  In my recipe I’ve emulated this using simply raw tahini and dates for sweetness, and then added some raw cacao to make them chocolaty!  These are seriously good and so easy to make. (more…)