Recipes

For a printable index of recipes, see here.




Apple and rhubarb pie - vegan
Apricot and sultana loaf - vegan, low fat, no added sugar
Apple and sultana quinoa pikelets - vegan
Apple scroll bread - an easy twist on traditional bread
Apple vanilla cake - a basic vegan cake that never fails
Apple, zucchini and sultana loaf - vegan, low in fat, no added sugar
Bakewell tarts - individual, vegan versions of this jam and almond-based English tart  [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Banana bread - vegan
Banana bread cake - vegan, and fluffier and sweeter than the recipe above
Beetroot and cacao pancakes - vegan
Carrot, apple and sultana muffins - vegan and low fat
Carrot cake pikelets - vegan and low fat
Carrot cake with cream cheese icing - vegan
Cherry scones - vegan [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Chilli spiced Anzac biscuits (oat cookies) - vegan
Chocolate beetroot brownies - vegan and low fat
Chocolate cake - a dense, mud cake like classic that is Mr Bite's birthday cake favourite (not vegan)
Chocolate cupcakes with vanilla frosting - vegan; my favourite cupcake recipe
Chocolate mudcake muffins with a hint of peppermint
Chocolate orange cupcakes - vegan [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Chocolate peanut butter muffins with a raspberry jam filling - vegan
Chocolate strawberry tart - vegan 
Chocolate thumbprint biscuits with jam and peanut butter fillings - vegan, easy, and extremely delicious
Chocolate zucchini muffins - vegan
Classic pancakes - a base for toppings of your choice (not vegan)
Cranberry and dark chocolate biscuits - vegan, perfect for Christmas, and beautifully chewy in texture
Cranberry rolls - vegan
Energy-packed pumpkin cookies - vegan and gluten free
Fruit digestive biscuits - a homemade twist on the classic British original; vegan and very easy [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Ginger and vanilla melting moments - vegan
Hazelnut and cherry carob cookies - vegan and wheat free; easily gluten free
Hemp seed muesli squares - vegan; a twist on traditional muesli bars
Iced spice biscuits - vegan
Incaberry oat breakfast bars - vegan
Lavender biscuits with lemon and yoghurt - can be vegan; very, very good!
Raspberry and white chocolate muffins - egg free and can be made dairy free
Rum and raisin cupcakes - vegan
Spiced baked apples and pears with sherry vinegar - vegan and fat free
Strawberry coconut flour muffins - vegan and gluten free; a bit of a work in progress with regard to texture
Strawberry layer cake - vegan; strawberry and vanilla cake layers with pink strawberry icing
Strawberry oat squares with coconut flour - vegan and wheat free; an improvement on the muffins above!
Strawberry, quinoa and oat pikelets - vegan and low fat
Strawberry and white chocolate biscuits - vegan, perfect for Christmas, and beautifully chewy in texture
Ugly Duckling Muffins - apple, carrot and zucchini, with minimal sugar and fat, and vegan

Apple crunch squares - a twist on fruit leather and rice bubble bars; vegan
Apricot, sesame and coconut balls - vegan
Banana bread bites - vegan, no bake, high raw and gluten free
Blueberry coconut ice cream - vegan, and no ice cream maker required
Brownie bites with avocado and coconut flour - 5 minute, 5 ingredient, vegan, high raw brownies [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Carob crunch bites with goji berries - vegan
Carob-raisin-crisp bites - vegan
Carrot cake - raw, vegan and wheat free
Carrot-hazelnut-molasses truffle balls - vegan
Chilli-cinnamon-sea salt dark chocolate - raw, vegan, and really very delicious (made using cacao butter)
Chocolate, almond and goji berry truffle balls - vegan
Chocolate-coated wasabi peas and chilli broad beans - vegan and a serious mouth experience! [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Chocolate covered fruit and chocolate millet bites - super simple to make
Chocolate fudge balls - made with almond butter rather than raw almonds, so no food processor required; vegan [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Cookie balls with a twist - two versions of vegan, legume-based chocolate chip cookie balls
Crispy dark chocolate peanut butter bites - easy, vegan and no bake
Dark chocolates with a lavender cream filling - individual, vegan chocolate cups
Dark chocolate tiffin - a no-bake chocolate slice with dried fruit; vegan [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Date and almond balls / chocolate fruit balls - vegan
Gingerbread truffle balls - vegan and high raw
Gingernut cheesecake slice - vegan
Hazelnut praline chocolates / hazelnut praline chocolate spread - vegan
Honey, vanilla and pistachio cheesecake - vegan if using agave
Lemon and blueberry oat parfait - vegan; a delicious breakfast, snack or dessert
Lemon-cashew-sesame truffle balls - vegan and high raw
Mango cheesecake - vegan and raw
Marshmallow truffle balls
Papaya (paw-paw) and cashew balls - vegan and one of my favourite raw ball treats
Peach and hemp snack balls - vegan
Peanut butter energy bites - vegan, no bake, and with just 4 ingredients
Peanut butter fudge bites - vegan, no bake, and also with just 4 ingredients!
Pear and cashew balls - vegan and raw
Pebble road - a vegan twist on rocky road with chocolate, marshmallows, dried apricots and biscuit pieces
Peppermint carob truffle balls - vegan
Peppermint chocolate bark
Pineapple and cashew balls - a variation on the papaya ones above; vegan and raw
Pumpkin cheesecake with optional raspberry topping - vegan, no bake and quite amazing
Raspberry topped, no bake chocolate tart - vegan, and a compilation of two different vegan chocolate tarts
Rocky road with ginger - nut-free and vegan if using vegan marshmallows
Spiced orange, date and almond balls - vegan and raw
Strawberry cheesecake slice - a chilled vegan treat
Strawberry coconut almond spread - vegan and raw
Strawberry white chocolate truffle balls - vegan
Super snack balls - a super, vegan snack with oats, carrot, zucchini, almonds, sultanas and vanilla
Tahini-filled chocolate eggs - like peanut butter cups, but better; vegan
Yoghurt coated banana chips - vegan

Blackberry chocolate avocado mousse - vegan
Carrot cake pudding or ice cream - vegan and raw; can be served in pudding or ice cream form
Chilli chocolate avocado mousse / pudding - vegan, with strawberries for sweetness and just a hint of chilli
Chocolate cherry quinoa mousse - vegan; can be served chilled as a mousse or frozen as ice cream
Chocolate mint tart - vegan, and can be made with real mint or peppermint extract
Chocolate mousse (vegan chocolate mousse and chocolate avocado mousse) - both vegan
Chocolate raspberry cheesecake - vegan
Chocolate sweet potato ice cream - vegan and low fat (but still creamy!)
Green ice cream - vegan
Magical everything chocolate pudding - another chocolate avocado mousse, but with bonus fruit and vegetables; vegan, raw and refined sugar free
Mango ice cream - can be vegan
Raspberry and banana ice cream - can be vegan
Raspberry carob mousse - vegan and high raw
Tropical watermelon crush - vegan, low-fat and almost entirely fruit based



Banana-free green smoothie with strawberries (in my 'collection of smoothies' post, summer 2012)
Banana, mango and kale smoothie
Blueberry chai smoothie
Caffeinated banana and pineapple smoothie (in my 'collection of smoothies' post, summer 2012)
Chocolate banana spinach cherry smoothie pudding (in my 'collection of smoothies' post, summer 2012)
Green smoothie with orange and vanilla (in my 'collection of smoothies' post, summer 2012)
Homemade almond milk
Homemade hemp seed milk
Peanut butter and carob shake, with broccoli
Pineapple-cherry-watermelon green smoothie
Raspberry mint smoothie (in my 'collection of smoothies' post, summer 2012)
Strawberry ice cream smoothie (in my 'collection of smoothies' post, summer 2012)
Strawberry-mint-avocado smoothie with cauliflower
Strawberry mint smoothie with coconut (in my 'collection of smoothies' post, summer 2012)
Sweet potato and almond green smoothie

Asian-inspired chickpea salad - vegan and high raw
Asian spiced tofu with green tea soba noodles - vegan and low-fat
Asian style coleslaw - vegan and low-fat
Baby stuffed peppers with fragrant rice - vegan
Barley risotto - vegan / vegetarian
Beetroot pasta with spinach and white bean sauce - vegan and low fat
Bejewelled couscous salad - vegan, with pistachios, cranberries and chickpeas
Black bean and beetroot burritos - vegan
Black eyed beans with couscous and chipotle mango sauce - vegan / vegetarian
Calzone - vegan / vegetarian
Chickpea (besan flour) pancakes - a basic recipe that can be adapted to need; vegan and gluten free
Chickpea pancakes with a lentil-vegetable filling - vegan and gluten free
Chickpea pilaf - vegan / vegetarian
Chickpea salad with balsamic roast sweet potato and carrot - can be a main or a side; vegan and low-fat
Chipotle tofu steaks with cauliflower rice - vegan, spicy and delicious
Chocolate pasta with tomato and white bean sauce - an unusual twist on pasta; vegan [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Colourful Mexican with cabbage - a vegetarian dish with purple cabbage for extra colour and variety
Falafel patties - very versatile; vegan
Ginger noodles two ways - vegetarian and chicken versions
Ginger-soy-chilli coleslaw - vegan; can be a side or part of a main
Grilled nectarine and pumpkin salad - vegan, gluten free and very beautiful!
Harissa-spiced pumpkin and chickpeas - vegan, low fat
Italian roast vegetables and beans - vegan, low fat and gluten free
Jumbo salad with all the things - kale, cabbage, green papaya and a peanut-chilli-soy dressing; vegan
Lemon-agave tofu shish kebabs - easy, vegan, and perfect for barbecues
Lemon risotto - vegan or vegetarian
Lemon tofu - vegan
Lime and sweet chilli fish parcels
Maple and balsamic roast vegetables with tofu - vegan
Orange and almond couscous - vegan, easy, light and delicious; can be a main or a side
Orange baked tofu parcels - vegan [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Peri-peri tofu and kale on toast - vegan
Pot pies with puff pastry - vegetarian and chicken-potato versions
Purple cabbage with beans - vegan, a side vegetable dish
Purple fried rice - vegan / vegetarian; coloured with purple carrots
Purple fried rice version 2 (with tofu bacon) - vegan / vegetarian
Quinoa, edamame and mango salad - vegan and perfect for lunch, a light dinner, or as a side dish
Raw Thai papaya salad - vegan
Raw vegetable sushi - vegan, using cauliflower rice in the filling
Rice balls with chickpeas - vegetarian / vegan, and with cauliflower in lieu of some of the rice
Rice paper rolls - vegan / vegetarian, with tofu
Roast baby eggplant with herbs and balsamic vinegar - an easy vegan side dish to accompany any main meal
Roast peppers with currants and pine nuts - the classic vegetarian stuffed pepper dish; vegan
Roasted pumpkin and cauliflower with molasses, hemp seeds and quinoa - vegan
Roast vegetables with chickpeas, and apple - vegan
Satay tofu - vegan and quite amazingly delicious
Spanish rice with (vegetarian) sausages - vegan / vegetarian
Spicy kale salad with tofu - vegan and can be a side
Spinach 'ricotta' zucchini fettuccine - vegan, with tofu instead of ricotta and zucchini noodles
Spinach, tofu and quinoa scramble - vegan / vegetarian
Split pea risotto - vegan / vegetarian
Som tam (Thai papaya salad) - vegan
Spaghetti with cumin-spiced tomato and split pea sauce - vegan and with pink noodles!
Spring-Winter vegetable risotto - vegan
Stacked quesadillas - vegetarian; makes extra bean filling which is vegan
Sushi salad - an easy, light meal that can be adapted to taste; vegan [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Sweet chilli tofu and greens - an easy but delicious dish that can be used as a main dish or side
Sweet potato and chilli soup - perfect for cooler weather
Sweet potato, chickpea and hemp seed veggie burgers - vegan and really delicious
Sweet and sour tofu with kale - vegan
Tahini sushi [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Teriyaki tofu steaks with cauliflower rice - vegan, easy, delicious, and one of my favourite 2012 meals
Thai coleslaw salad - vegan
Thai 'fish' cakes - tuna and vegetarian versions
Thai style veggie patties (version #2) - a variation on the vegetarian Thai 'fish' cakes above; vegan
Tofu and broccoli stir fry - vegan
Tofu and cabbage rice paper rolls with peanut molasses sauce - vegan
Tofu and rice noodle salad - vegan
Tofu 'scampi' - a vegan, baked version of the deep-fried British classic [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Tofu with barbecue sauce - vegan (barbecue sauce recipe can be used alone)
Tomato and kale spaghetti with chickpeas - vegan
Vegemite stir fry - vegan, low fat
Vegetable biryani with tomato lentils - vegan
Vegetable-packed stir fried rice with peas - an easy dish to make ahead and use for work lunches; vegan
Vegetable ratatouille and Sage soda bread - vegetarian
Vegetable soup with barley - a dense, highly enjoyable vegetable-based soup
Warm vegetable salad with bulgar - works as a side dish or in hearty quantities as a main [Vegan MoFo 2012]
Watermelon and noodle salad - inspired by Jamie Oliver and perfect for summer; vegan
Zucchini noodles with a spicy peanut sauce - vegan, easily raw, and perfect for summer
Zucchini noodles with a tahini and lemon sauce - vegan, easily raw, and perfect for summer
Side dishes and savoury snacks
Apple cider pumpkin fries - vegan
Avocado scones with hemp seeds - vegan, with nutritional yeast as well as hemp seeds
Baked cabbage and apple - vegan, fat free, and a delicious use of cabbage
Carrot slaw - vegan and low in fat
Celeriac fries - vegan; flavoured with smoky paprika
Chickpea salad with balsamic roast sweet potato and carrot - can be a main or a side; vegan and low-fat
Chipotle mango sauce - vegan; featured in this post with black eyed beans and couscous
Ginger-soy-chilli coleslaw - vegan; can be a side or part of a main
Grilled tofu - add to rice paper rolls, wraps, stir fries, or whatever takes your fancy
Jumbo salad with all the things - kale, cabbage, green papaya and a peanut-chilli-soy dressing; vegan
Kale salad with strawberries and chickpeas - an easy dish with a balsamic dressing
Lemon quinoa - vegan, and served with zucchini
Orange and almond couscous - vegan, easy, light and delicious; can be a main or a side
Pumpkin scones with hemp seeds, nutritional yeast and herbs - vegan
Roast baby eggplant with herbs and balsamic vinegar - an easy vegan side dish to accompany any main meal
Smoky barbecue roast vegetables - vegan and low fat
Smoky roast almonds - vegan and quite incredibly delicious
Spicy kale salad with tofu - vegan and can be a main
Sweet and sour kale - vegan; an easy stir fry mix
Sweet chilli tofu and greens - an easy but delicious dish that can be used as a main dish or side
Tofu and cabbage rice paper rolls with peanut molasses sauce - vegan, and can be a main or side
Vegemite scrolls - a vegan twist on an Australian classic
Vegetable stir fry - a basic mix; extremely easy
Watermelon and noodle salad - inspired by Jamie Oliver and perfect for summer; vegan

Holidays:
18 healthy Christmas cookies - hosted by Sandra of Candida Diet Plan, this round-up includes 18 lower sugar cookies which are predominantly vegan and/or gluten free
A chocolate dessert round-up - published in honour of Valentiene's Day, but suitable for any time!
A Christmas round-up 2012 - links to vegetarian Christmas food ideas (main meals and sides), on various blogs.
A Christmas round-up 2011 - links to vegetarian Christmas recipe collections, nut roasts, main meal options and side dishes, on various blogs.
An Easter round-up 2012 - 14 sweet / dessert options and 7 main meal options, on various blogs.
An Easter round-up 2014 - 16 breakfast, main, dessert and chocolate options, on various bogs

Bookmarked recipes I've made:
Vegan MoFo 2012 - my 2012 posts for the month of vegan food.
A round up of Vegan MoFo 2012 posts - 5 savoury and 5 sweet dishes that caught my eye on others' blogs.

End of year round-ups: