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Adaptable Vegan Pesto

Adaptable Vegan Pesto

I was on holiday recently at a friend's house which has row after row of vegetable patches. We dug up some thin, colourful carrots to roast, but what spiked my interest was their tall and bushy tops. I can’t stand wasting food and am intrigued by any recipe that claims to make use of food by-products – meringues made from chickpea-can water? Crispy roasted potato skins? Sign me up [...]

Spinach & Beetroot Bagels

Spinach & Beetroot Bagels

I bought some bagel moulds recently. I know. I'd never heard of them before either. 

They look like silicon witches hats on which you spear your final risen dough to create a ring shape, let it rise, boil and finally bake, all on the mould. This is all besides the point though, which is that the bagel moulds came with an equally bizarre booklet full of questionable translations and unfortunate recipe suggestions. 

However, something in the booklet caught my eye. A luminous green bagel pictured as a variation on their standard bagel recipe [...]