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Hot-Cross Muffins (Vegan, Gluten-free, Yeast-free)

Last year I’ve made hot-cross buns. It was a lot of work. And I had to use yeast. This year I wanted to have an easier way. So I decided to go for hot-cross muffins instead of buns! Continue reading

Chocolate Coffee Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free, No Refined Sugar)

Who said that you can’t enjoy a yummy cake when you live a gluten-free and vegan lifestyle? Try this decadent recipe and you’ll let any doubts disappear in a wave of happy indulgence! Continue reading

Super-Creamy No-Bake Double Chocolate Cake (Vegan)

Well, I have created a few no-bake cake recipes now. This is one that I’m really proud of. It is so creamy and just melts in your mouth! At the same time it doesn’t need many fancy ingredients. There is only 8 basic things needed to send your taste-buds to heaven 😉 Continue reading

Vegan Gluten-free Banana Loaf (No Refined Sugar)

Bananas play a big role in my diet. I have them with my green breakfast smoothies. And I love to use them in baking also. Some time ago I made some banana muffins. But I kept thinking about making a banana loaf. Topped with bananas of course! So everyone goes bananas 😉 Continue reading

Poppyseed Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free, Yeast Free, No refined Sugar, No added Oil)

After I created a super yummy recipe for classic German poppyseed cake I couldn’t stop thinking about a yeast free version. So last weekend I started working on it. Continue reading

Cinnamon Rolls with Sugar-Free Glazing (Vegan, Gluten-free)

Woohoo! I’m so happy that I finally tackled this kind of dish AND succeeded! I’ve been thinking about trying to make my own cinnamon rolls for quite a while. And once I started Continue reading

Hazelnut Banana Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free, Egg-free, Dairy-free)

Hazelnut Banana Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free)

I really love using ground nuts in baking. For example, my recipes for Plum Hazelnut Crumble or Apple Walnut Cake. Nuts just add this very special flavour – a perfect way of enjoying gluten-free and vegan baking. Continue reading

No Bake Strawberry Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free)

No Bake Strawberry Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free)

The strawberries in my garden are starting to slow down. So, before they’re gone, it’s time to celebrate by using these pretty little fruits in a special dish! 🙂

After my No Bake Cherry Cake was so successful I’ve tried a variation with strawberries. I’ve added some banana this time – and it turned out as yummy as I had hoped! Continue reading

Plum Hazelnut Crumble (Vegan, Gluten-free)

Plum Hazelnut Crumble (Vegan, Gluten-free)

I just love summer – and I love people that share their crops 🙂 Some friends of mine gave me some of their plums. I just had to use some of them to make a crumble.

And it worked out well with the first try – yay! Hard to believe that it is vegan, gluten-free and very low in sugar! Continue reading

Rhubarb Cake with Cashew Vanilla Creme (Vegan, Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Egg-Free)

Rhubarb Cake with Cashew Vanilla Creme (Vegan, Gluten-free)

I was never very successful with my own rhubarb plants, but a friend of mine has got an almost creepy thriving rhubarb plant in her garden.

And this week she gave me another bag of fresh harvested rhubarb stalks. Yay!

I have always wanted to make a vegan and gluten-free rhubarb cake. The result was pretty impressive. Continue reading

Vanilla Custard Sauce (Vegan, Gluten-free, Dairy-free)

Vanilla Custard Sauce (Vegan, Gluten-free)

There are so many recipes where a splash of vanilla custard sauce adds immensely to its flavour, e.g. my berry jelly.

My recipe for vegan and gluten-free vanilla custard sauce is based on fresh home made  nut milk. You could also use soy or other plant-based milk, but then you would have to adjust the number of dates, so not as to make it too sweet.

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