Scrummy! (photo by Heather)

Chili and Lime Black Bean Burgers

Summer is here! Kind of… and that means one thing, it’s time for a beer and a burger. These vegan bean burgers are the easiest I have ever made and really pack a punch with the chili and lime flavour. They’re perfect for cooking for veggies at a BBQ and you can cook them in the kitchen so there’s so chance of meaty contamination. They literally take about … Continue reading Chili and Lime Black Bean Burgers

Spicy Lamb Ragu

I created this Ragu dish mostly by accident and after many failed attempts trying to make ‘perfect’ Bolognese. My school of thought when cooking is two fold: 1) If you like it, throw it together in a pan and see what happens. 2) Have fun, put music on, have a beer or glass of wine and be creative! You will need: Ragu: A medium sized red onion – finely chopped 3 cloves of garlic … Continue reading Spicy Lamb Ragu

Vodka and Chili Meatballs

Now my meatballs are actually made of mushrooms or soya or something because I’m one of those people that doesn’t eat meat, but feel free to use real meatballs for this, I don’t judge. If you’ve not tried vodka with your pasta yet then get on it. I know what some of you are thinking, ‘vodka is gross’, ‘I haven’t drunk vodka since I was … Continue reading Vodka and Chili Meatballs

Chocolate and Chipotle Black Bean Chili

You can never have enough chocolate right? Well with this recipe you can get your chocolate fix in your dinner! It does sound a bit strange, but trust me chocolate and chipotle make a great flavour combination.   You’ll need: Olive oil 1 onion chopped 1 clove of garlic minced 1 small red pepper chopped 2 tsp chili powder 1 tsp paprika 1/2 tsp chipotle … Continue reading Chocolate and Chipotle Black Bean Chili