Dutch pancakes

York has a brand new and excellent pancake house. It’s run by a couple (I think) and they really care about their business and their customers. Rumour has it that they felt terrible turning away a vegan who had visited for a pancake, and so set about making a vegan and gluten free pancake that…

Vegan Spanish omelette

On Sunday morning, post drinking and board games with friends, I woke up thinking of the breakfast I wanted.  It was a little unconventional. I wanted something ‘egg-like’ and then tomatoes, peppers, mushrooms, avocado, and above all, some sourdough.  The idea for ‘veganising’ this omelette popped into my head, and so I headed downstairs whilst…

Not-eggy bread!

I imagined this last night and I made it this morning, and it WORKED.  I had my doubts, but it was so satisfying.  I believe this dish goes by many names, including french toast, pan perdu, and the British eggy bread.  I served it the sweet way, as I thought it would work best with…

They bloody stayed over and now they want breakfast

Ugh, amirite?   A perfectly legit breakfast that’s easy to make and sure to please is avocado on toast. Easy stuff. Two rules: 1. The avocado needs to be ripe (problematic) 2. The bread must be good quality stuff, not sliced shite…I mean white.  Cost – 4 people for £3/4 Ingredients 3 to 4 avocados …

Scrambled Tofu (a vegan friendly alternative to scrambled egg)

The more common name for this dish in our house is ‘crumbled egg’ as that’s what our nephew has expertly named it. It works a treat if you and your vegan friend have been out on the town and need a bit of a pep up before you turf them out on a Sunday morning. Difficulty…