Category Archives: Palm Oil Free

Vegan Chinese recipes – sesame toast

We finally found a use for the No egg sitting on our shelf, to make this very tasty toast. This toast was served as a starter at our pop up cafĂ© for Chinese New Year last week. Four more recipes … Continue reading

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2 ways to make vegan butter icing (with and without palm oil)

These are the basic creamy icings that we have used/now use on our cakes and cupcakes. The first contains palm oil and we used it until 2012, when we switched to the second recipe, which is palm oil free. If … Continue reading

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Vegan Trifle

At first glance this looks complicated but each step is quite simple. And if you have some cake ready to pull out of the freezer you can save time. Prepare in advance to give the jelly time to set and … Continue reading

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Vanilla Tray Bake

This recipe makes a light, moist cake. You can vary the flavourings to get lemon, lemony vanilla or chocolate flavour. Variations are given at the end of the recipe. You’ll get a good result without the soya flour and ground … Continue reading

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8 steps to reducing palm oil (uk)

At Fairfoods we are working to cut down on/remove palm oil from our products, and have removed about 90% so far. All our cakes are palm oil free, and most of our savouries. All our products are also vegan. (Read … Continue reading

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Quick pancake recipe

This recipe makes light crispy pancakes, great with lemon juice and maple syrup/agave nectar/sugar. Also try with chocolate sauce or vegan ice cream. 4.5 oz (130g) plain white flour 2 teaspoons baking powder Pinch salt 8 floz sweetened soya milk … Continue reading

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Vegan coconut chutney, naan and dosa recipes

I tried out some Indian recipes last week at an early Christmas meal. Here are three that came out well and the tweaks I made. Dosa is often vegan at Indian restaurants, but coconut chutney and naan are not so … Continue reading

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Roast hazelnut, sheese and cashew roast

Flashback to Hackney, August 2004 and Pogo Cafe was set up in Clarence Road. It was an exciting and inspiring time. A much-used handwritten recipe book was found in one of the drawers, perhaps from the previous (veggie) restaurant. It … Continue reading

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Hide the Bounty

Before someone else eats it. Recipe below, and you can now order vegan chocolate bounty in the UK from us at Fairfoods. Click here to go to the ordering page on our website. Here is the recipe for those of … Continue reading

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Almond Raspberry Cupcake Recipe

You could call these Bakewell tart flavour with their moist almond sponge, raspberry jam in the middle and topped with creamy almond icing. Use a good quality soya milk (i.e. not one of the cheaper ones such as Soya Soleil). … Continue reading

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