No-Bake Vegan Gingerbread Cheesecake

No-Bake Vegan Gingerbread Cheesecake (GF-Option)

A silky smooth and warmingly spiced gingerbread cheesecake with a crunchy ginger biscuit buttery base and a thick homemade cheesecake filling. Top this vegan, gluten-free dessert with some gingerbread buttercream and gingerbread biscuits for the ultimate festive dessert. Cheesecake is something I love to make for an impressive dessert – they are really easy to … Continue reading No-Bake Vegan Gingerbread Cheesecake (GF-Option)

White Chocolate Biscoff Truffles

Vegan White Chocolate Biscoff Truffles (GF-Option)

Rich, sweet and warmly spiced Biscoff cookie cream cheese truffles all coated in a thick layer of creamy white chocolate. These truffles are naturally vegan, and you only need 4 main ingredients (plus there are gluten-free options). There is something so special about Biscoff (also known as Lotus or Speculoos cookies/biscuits) and it truly brings … Continue reading Vegan White Chocolate Biscoff Truffles (GF-Option)

Homemade Vegan Cookie Box

Homemade Vegan Cookie Box and Festive Chocolate Bark

An impressive cookie box made up of delicious vegan biscuits, cookies and sweets: Gingerbread Biscuits, White Chocolate Macadamia and Cranberry Snickerdoodles, Chocolate Pecan Biscotti and Festive Chocolate Bark. This year, I wanted to take my love for cookies to the next level and make a cookie box. It was a lot easier said than done. … Continue reading Homemade Vegan Cookie Box and Festive Chocolate Bark

Carrot Cake Cookie Sandwiches

Carrot Cake Cookie Sandwiches (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Fluffy and chewy cookies with all the classic elements of carrot cake: grated carrot, raisins, coconut and spices. Sandwich these cookies together with a vanilla buttercream for a delicious vegan and gluten-free cookie sandwich aka whoopie pie. The last few weeks, Wednesdays have turned into cookie experiment days, and I love it. I really do … Continue reading Carrot Cake Cookie Sandwiches (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Chocolate Chip Caramel Cookie Cups

Chocolate Chip Caramel Cookie Cups (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Chewy and golden chocolate chip cookie dough shaped and baked into cups before being filled with a gooey caramel and topped with chocolate. These desserts are naturally vegan, gluten-free and easy to make. I love making cookie cups and after my Christmassy Chocolate Orange Cookie Cups and my more breakfast-like Peanut Butter Protein Cookie Cups, … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Caramel Cookie Cups (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Gingerbread Caramel French Toast (Vegan Gluten-Free)

This Gingerbread Caramel French Toast is the dream brunch dish: light and fluffy sourdough soaked with gingerbread flavours and served with a creamy vanilla coconut cream and gingerbread caramel filling. This brunch dish is vegan, gluten-free and easy to make. It’s been a little while since I’ve had French toast for brunch, but this recipe … Continue reading Gingerbread Caramel French Toast (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Ginger Chocolate Caramel Slices

Ginger Chocolate Caramel Slices (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Delicious no-bake chocolate caramel slices spiked with ginger. A biscuity base topped with ginger no-date caramel and a thick layer of dark chocolate, these slices are vegan, gluten-free and easy to make. Caramel slices, millionaire bites, layered bars… whatever you like to call them, they are delicious. They are especially delicious in the summer as … Continue reading Ginger Chocolate Caramel Slices (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Chocolate Pecan Fudge Bars

Chocolate Pecan Fudge Bars (Vegan GF)

A no-bake biscuity base with a thick rich chocolate fudge topping studded with pecans. These bars are delicious, decadent and are naturally vegan and gluten-free and can be refined sugar-free depending on your chocolate. Happy Thanksgiving 2020 to all my virtual friends and online friends who celebrate thanksgiving. Even though we don’t celebrate here in … Continue reading Chocolate Pecan Fudge Bars (Vegan GF)

Coconut and Raspberry Wagon Wheel Bites

Coconut and Raspberry Wagon Wheel Bites (Vegan GF)

No-bake oaty cookies sandwiched with homemade raspberry jam and thick coconut yoghurt all coated in melted dark chocolate, these tasty biscuits are a fun, plant-based and gluten-free take on the classic Wagon Wheel. Oh I really loved making these ones, even if they were quite messy to make. I had chocolate pretty much everywhere when … Continue reading Coconut and Raspberry Wagon Wheel Bites (Vegan GF)

Orange and Cranberry Almond Biscotti

Orange and Cranberry Almond Biscotti

With a knowledge of the Italian language, it still makes me chuckle that ‘biscotti’ in every other language refers to this particular type of sweet treat, whereas ‘biscotti’ literally translates to mean ‘biscuits’. The Italian call these type of crunchy biscuit cantuccini which I think sounds much more exotic and enticing, don’t you agree? Nevertheless, … Continue reading Orange and Cranberry Almond Biscotti

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Caramel Squares (Vegan Gluten-Free)

These Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Caramel Squares are so deliciously rich, chocolatey and gooey. Made with wholefood, vegan and gluten-free ingredients, they are also no-bake. If you haven’t yet noticed, I love a caramel square or bar and make them in every shape or form. This banana and peanut butter combination is the newest one … Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Caramel Squares (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Cashew Chocolate Chip Cookie Caramel Bars (Vegan Gluten-Free)

These Cashew Chocolate Chip Cookie Caramel Bars are the ultimate no-bake chocolate chip cookie and caramel slice combination. With a no-bake chocolate chip cookie base, a cashew caramel filling topped with dark chocolate and cookies. If you follow Nourishing Amy, you will know that I love no bake caramel slices. I have made quite a … Continue reading Cashew Chocolate Chip Cookie Caramel Bars (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Caramel Oat Bars (Vegan Gluten-Free)

These triple-layered Chocolate Peanut Butter Caramel Oat Bars are the chocolate and peanut butter dream. Fully no-bake, vegan and gluten-free, they are easy to make and so moreish. I love chocolate and peanut butter together so it’s only natural that I am back with another choco-PB recipe. This one is such a winner as it’s … Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Caramel Oat Bars (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Chocolate Hazelnut Linzer Cookies (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Easy, chocolatey and hazelnutty, these Chocolate Hazelnut Linzer Cookies have two delicious hazelnut shortbread biscuits sandwich with chocolate mousse or spread. They are vegan, gluten-free and fun to make. Linzer cookies are traditionally Austrian and feature a flour and nutty biscuit sandwiched with jam and a lattice top. This chocolate variety celebrates the very best … Continue reading Chocolate Hazelnut Linzer Cookies (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Christmas Banana Bread (Vegan and Gluten-Free)

This Christmas Banana Bread has the best Christmas flavours: cranberry, orange, eggnog and gingerbread in one show-stopper dessert. Easy to make, this two-tier vegan and gluten-free sponge is layered with vanilla swiss meringue buttercream. The banana bread for December is here and I am so excited about it – it might just be my favourite … Continue reading Christmas Banana Bread (Vegan and Gluten-Free)

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Chocolate Filled Peanut Butter Cookie Sandwiches (Vegan Gluten-Free)

These thick, melt-in-your-mouth Chocolate Filled Peanut Butter Cookie Sandwiches have a rich 5-ingredient peanut butter cookie filled with a dairy-free chocolate cream cheese ganache. These cookies are vegan, gluten-free and made with wholefoods. It is no surprise that I love peanut butter and I love chocolate so why not combine them in cookie form! These cookies … Continue reading Chocolate Filled Peanut Butter Cookie Sandwiches (Vegan Gluten-Free)

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Vegan Slice and Bake Shortbread Cookies (Gluten-Free Option)

These Vegan Slice and Bake Shortbread Cookies come in two flavours: cranberry-pistachio or chocolate-hazelnut and both are delicious. They are buttery, crunchy, sweet and crispy with a golden edge – perfect for holiday baking. These cookies are a bit of a revelation to me. I have wanted to make slice and bake shortbread biscuits for … Continue reading Vegan Slice and Bake Shortbread Cookies (Gluten-Free Option)

Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice Cream Cups

Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice Cream Cups (Vegan GF)

Delicious 6-ingredient ice cream cups with a peanut butter pretzel base, a middle salted caramel ice cream layer topped with a delicious peanut butter caramel and more pretzels. These cups are easy to make, naturally vegan and gluten-free. Summer may be coming to an end, but I could not let it pass without sharing these … Continue reading Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice Cream Cups (Vegan GF)

Strawberry Shortbread Banana Bread

Strawberry Shortbread Banana Bread (Vegan GF)

A rich, moist and sweet banana bread studded with shortbread biscuits and juicy fresh strawberries. Sandwich this vegan and gluten-free banana bread cake together with two-tone strawberry buttercream and decorate with strawberry shortbread sandwiches. Finally, the banana bread for August is ready to share! Earlier in the year, I was so prepared for my banana … Continue reading Strawberry Shortbread Banana Bread (Vegan GF)

Coconut Mango and Brazil Nut Muffins

Coconut Mango and Brazil Nut Muffins (Vegan GF-Option)

Light, fluffy and squidgy muffins packed with dried mango, coconut and brazil nuts topped with more nuts and coconut. These golden muffins are naturally vegan with gluten-free options and are made from wholesome ingredients in 25 minutes. There is something so wholesome and “hygge” about a muffin. They are humble in their simplicity and have … Continue reading Coconut Mango and Brazil Nut Muffins (Vegan GF-Option)

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Gingerbread Goldenberry Christmas Cake (Vegan Gluten-Free)

This Gingerbread Goldenberry Christmas Cake is a showstopper perfect for the festive season. Two layers of lightly spiced gingerbread sponge with a goldenberry tangy jam all coated with vanilla swiss meringue buttercream (naturally vegan and gluten-free). This cake was such a joy to make, bake and eat, too. It is so delicious and so much … Continue reading Gingerbread Goldenberry Christmas Cake (Vegan Gluten-Free)

Florentine Banana Bread

Florentine Banana Bread (Vegan GF-Option)

A light and fluffy banana bread filled with all the flavours and textures of the much-love Florentine bite: raisins, chocolate and flaked almonds. Drizzled with melted chocolate and decorated with homemade Chocolate Florentines, this banana bread is a one-bowl vegan recipe with a GF-option, too. The banana bread of August has arrived: Florentine Banana Bread. … Continue reading Florentine Banana Bread (Vegan GF-Option)

White Chocolate Biscoff Banana Bread

White Chocolate Biscoff Banana Bread (Vegan GF-Option)

A sweet and delicious banana bread layered with Biscoff cookie spread, crunchy Biscoff cookies and melting white chocolate all topped with a marble Biscoff cream cheese frosting and more Biscoff. This banana bread is vegan with gluten-free options and is easy but impressive. Here it is, May’s banana bread: White Chocolate Biscoff Banana Bread. Every … Continue reading White Chocolate Biscoff Banana Bread (Vegan GF-Option)

A Nourishing Review: Chia Naturally Healthy

A Nourishing Review: Chia Naturally Healthy

Are you heading for Hitchin? My favourite plant-based food spot, Chia Naturally Healthy, is located in the old churchyard in Hitchen. Since September 2015, Chia, led by founder Lucy Fisher, has been offering nourishing, healthy and nutritious superfoods. The space Chia Naturally Healthy feels like a home from home. With wooden beams across the ceiling, … Continue reading A Nourishing Review: Chia Naturally Healthy