In case I didn’t offer enough vegetarian Christmas dinner ideas for you the other day, here’s one more – a crispy, cheesy bean roast. Nut roasts are a pretty standard option for us vegetarians at Christmas time, but if you don’t like nuts, or you’re allergic to them, I imagine you’d be a bit stuck. So this cheesy bean roast is a similar idea, but it’s nut-free. Hooray!
I'm so proud of this creamy vegetable and halloumi pie! It took me a few attempts to get it just right (we ate a lot of pie that week...), but I'm so happy with how it turned out. Crispy pastry, a luxuriously creamy sauce, plenty of colourful veggies, and soft chunks of salty halloumi cheese - it's honestly my ultimate dinner. Just the kind of thing to indulge in at this time … Read more
**This post was originally published in 2015, but rather than write a whole new round-up of vegetarian Christmas dinner ideas this year, I thought I'd just update this post with some new recipes. So if you think you've seen this image before, you're not going mad! But there are plenty of new links below, so delve in and get festive!** Ohhh yes, it's that time of year again! … Read more
As I've said several times before - the ugliest foods are often the most delicious. I feel you need to bear this in mind while you're looking at these pesto and ricotta aubergine parcels. They may not be the most beautiful recipe I've ever created, but they taste so good. Let's give the ugly fella a chance. … Read more
I love dumplings. I usually serve them as a tasty little extra on top of a stew, but this time I thought I'd make a few small adjustments to make these chickpea dumplings a meal in their own right. … Read more
I do wonder what you must think of me sometimes. I put crisps in my sandwiches. I top just about everything with pizza. And now I'm putting tortilla chips on my pasta bake... I think I must just be entirely shameless. But as weird as it may seem, this nacho pizza bake really really works. … Read more