Dessert / Thermomix / vegan / vegetarian

Almondy vegan panna cotta with red berry sauce/Mandelige, vegane Panna Cotta mit einer Sauce aus roten Beeren

Happy New Year! Frohes neues Jahr! Here is a great recipe adapted from “Veganes fürs Fest” by Heike Kügler-Anger  that satisfies dairy cravings for panna cotta and is ideal if you want to make something special for vegan guests. It has a delicate scent of almond from Amaretto and bitter almond essence. Of course, you … Continue reading

Garlic / Herbs / ovo-lacto vegetarian / pasta / Thermomix / vegan / vegetarian

Lazy teacher’s mushroom sauce for pasta (vegan/Thermomix)

Another recipe from the German Thermomix recipe site. It’s nothing spectacular, just something you can get on the table quickly during the week. I veganised the recipe by using olive oil (but on hindsight I prefer butter) and soya cream. Oh, and I added a LOT more pepper to my plate and used more than … Continue reading

Cheese / Prepare ahead / snacks / spelt / Thermomix / vegetarian

Cheesy lembas (aka crispbread) from the Thermomix

Easter is upon us and I’m spending a relaxing Easter Sunday pottering around, catching up with season 2 of “Lie to Me”, wandering in and out of the kitchen, and wondering whether or not to cook something. Recently, I read an interesting post on the rather wonderful blog emmycooks (http://emmycooks.com/2012/04/06/a-delicious-cracker-homemade-matzo-with-olive-oil/) which I am going to … Continue reading