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Shortbread cookies filled with quick homemade orange marmalade {vegan}

Shortbread cookies filled with quick homemade orange marmalade {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday everyone! I’ve always had (and still have) issues with jams and marmalade, for two reasons: they are too sweet, and I prefer eating fresh fruit. It’s ok if I can’t eat peaches in December, it means I’ll […]

Matcha muffins with a melt-in-your-mouth pumpkin seed butter heart {vegan}

Matcha muffins with a melt-in-your-mouth pumpkin seed butter heart {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Let’s start off with a compromise: let’s all pretend these muffins are actually green. Thank you! I’ve made them three times, to perfect the recipe, and let me just say these are the greenest I could do without using […]

Chocolate and orange ice-cream cake (w/ a secret ingredient) {vegan + gluten free}

Chocolate and orange ice-cream cake (w/ a secret ingredient) {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Chocolate and orange ice-cream cake?! (in winter? Under the snow?) When you nail two genius recipes in a row…! I’m not one known for self-praising, so this is gonna be quite special and rare. All of this is thanks […]

Chickpea flour crackers + cumin coriander hummus {vegan + gluten free}

Chickpea flour crackers + cumin coriander hummus {vegan + gluten free}

(Cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday friends! For a long time ( = years!) I’d been wondering if there was a healthier alternative to plain crackers. You know when you’re hungry and feel like a snack that’s not too healthy (like carrots) nor […]

Vegan soft gingerbread molasses cookies with cashew and chocolate icing {vegan}

Vegan soft gingerbread molasses cookies with cashew and chocolate icing {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) This post is dedicated to my cousin Eleonora because without her I wouldn’t be able to provide you with photographic proof of my early failures as a baker (or food maker in general, for that matter). For some reason, […]

Breakfast bowl with chia pudding, pink coconut chips and granola clusters {vegan}

Breakfast bowl with chia pudding, pink coconut chips and granola clusters {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday friends! Today is a very grey and dark day in Milan. I need to keep a light on as I’m typing this at 11am! I would like to share with you a very simple breakfast recipe idea […]

Marta’s Plants x MUNCHIES Italia: A vegan Italian Xmas (pt.2)

Marta’s Plants x MUNCHIES Italia: A vegan Italian Xmas (pt.2)

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) A new post on a Tuesday?! Extraordinarily, yes! I am happy to share that I was asked to prepare two veganized traditional Italian Christmas recipes for MUNCHIES/VICE Italia! You can find the post here and the recipes are: Spinach […]

Baked kale & savoy cabbage chips (with a secret ingredient) {vegan + gluten free}

Baked kale & savoy cabbage chips (with a secret ingredient) {vegan + gluten free}

  (cliccate qui per la versione italiana) I have lost count of how many years it’s been since I’ve wanted to make kale chips. Probably since forever. I decided to try a few days ago, when I found kale at the supermarket (it’s extremely rare […]

Double chocolate coconut almond granola bars {vegan}

Double chocolate coconut almond granola bars {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Who doesn’t love a good granola bar? Especially when you make it yourself so you know exactly what’s in it. I absolutely hate the uber sugary store bought bars (except the incredibly pricey new healthy ones, hence the decision […]

Perfectly fluffy chocolate and red currant oat pancakes {vegan}

Perfectly fluffy chocolate and red currant oat pancakes {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday and happy start of the week everyone! I’m currently in Rome for a few days on a sort of work trip after spending a week near Venice for an artist residency (when I’m not cooking/eating/blogging I am […]