Snacks and appetizers

Vegan chocolate crinkle cookies

Vegan chocolate crinkle cookies Who doesn’t love a good chocolate cookie? I’ve always baked peanut butter cookies or choc chip cookies because those always hit the sweet spot but I decided to try something new. These vegan chocolate crinkle cookies were inspired by gimme some ovens recipe. I had never made a crinkle cookie before, but these were so easy I'll definitely be baking them a lot more frequently Eggs in vegan baking I often get asked what I use to replace eggs in vegan baking. I know so many recipes call for flax eggs or chia eggs and while I…

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Vegan pumpkin spice rusks

Hold up! Did I just say vegan pumpkin spice rusks? Yup, That's exactly what I just said.  Pumpkin spice everywhere With Halloween upon us and pumpkins and pumpkin everything surrounding me where ever I go, I didn't want to feel like I was missing out on anything. I've come to realize that every holiday and celebration in the USA gets done BIG. Halloween is no exception. I asked a friend if people actually eat the pumpkins and surprisingly apparently most don't. Besides pumpkin pie, pumpkin isn't a common food to be consumed. Unless you're into healthier home cooked meals and…

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Choc orange chickpea fudge

There is something just so good about chocolate and orange being married. I'm a huge fan of chocolate orange chocolate and all the possible dessert combos that chocolate and orange can present itself in. This choc orange chickpea fudge was an idea I had and it turned out super yummy. What is chickpea fudge? Traditional fudge is made from loads of sugar, condensed milk, and butter. I loved fudge growing up, although it was a real treat around the house. I remember so many flops being made where it would turn to toffee and my brother and I would eat the…

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South African Crunchies

It's my goal to veganize all the recipes I grew up on. My granny was the baker and her cookies were always so good. These crunchies took me back to my childhood. Although they are not AS crunchy as hers were, they are pretty authentic South African crunchies. What is a crunchie? First things first, a crunchie is a cookie or biscuit (as we call then in South Africa), made from oatmeal, flour and golden syrup. It's like the name suggests, a biscuit with a crunch. However, I've had softer ones and super crunchy ones before. My favorite is a…

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