Category Archives: Recipes

Lemon Coconut Cheesecake (vegan)

Zesty lemon cuts into creamy coconut to give you this melt-in-the-mouth cheesecake. It is no-bake, so once you’ve made the base and whizzed the topping in a food processor you’re pretty much done with the active preparation. Just leave it … Continue reading

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Vegan Tartare Sauce in 10 minutes

If you like pickles and mayo you’ll love this dip. It combines a creamy texture with the sharp tang of vinegar and pickles. It’s really quick to make.

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Recipe book review – Isa Does It

Isa Does It by Isa Chandra Moscowitz We are always looking at recipe books, blogs and in lots of other places for ideas and inspiration.. enter Isa Does It by Isa Chandra Moscowitz. This is her best recipe book yet … 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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Two dips from our buffets: black olive and spicy peanut

We made two of our favourite dips today and wanted to share them with you. The black olive dip is whizzed up in a food processor and the garlic, black pepper and herbs make it rich and zingy. The spicy … 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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