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Pineapple & ginger pudding {vegan + gluten free}

Pineapple & ginger pudding {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday everyone! One day I had a pineapple. It wasn’t a great one, it was completely unripe and sad looking, so I sat it on the balcony to let it ripen. A week later it was still there […]

Barley risotto with savoy cabbage and tomatoes + savoy cabbage chips {vegan + gluten free}

Barley risotto with savoy cabbage and tomatoes + savoy cabbage chips {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday everyone! Do you guys prefer following simple and “poor” recipes or you like preparing complicated dishes featuring many and refined ingredients? I’m definitely more towards the former. I love creating dishes only using few, simple ingredients, it […]

Fluffy chocolate muffins {vegan}

Fluffy chocolate muffins {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday friends! I don’t have much to say about these chocolate muffins except they are super simple, quick and fluffy AF!! I love adding (plant-based) yoghurt to batters because it makes everything moister and fluffier. This recipe yields […]

Tangy artichoke and pomegranate quinoa salad {vegan + gluten free}

Tangy artichoke and pomegranate quinoa salad {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! What are your favorite winter veggies? Mine must be kale/cavolo nero and artichokes. Even though artichokes take some time to clean (really just a few minutes plus you need to be careful with the thorns!!) they are […]

Mini pumpkin cakes w/ chocolate chips {vegan}

Mini pumpkin cakes w/ chocolate chips {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! One day I bought a whole pumpkin. About 10 days later it was still there. I felt really lazy. I didn’t have any specific ideas regarding how to use it. Just like sweet potatoes, I find pumpkin […]

Sweet potato tart with coconut whipped cream {vegan + gluten free}

Sweet potato tart with coconut whipped cream {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Sweet potatoes are not native to Italy and so naturally they are not part of our traditional diet. I can’t remember the first time I heard about them or tried one (maybe in 2012?) – embarrassing! But […]

Potato and rosemary taralli {vegan}

Potato and rosemary taralli {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Whoever invented taralli was a genius. I hope everybody knows what they are otherwise you’ve been missing out big time!!! They are originally from Puglia in Southern Italy and are sort of like very crunchy crackers in […]

Xmas panettone muffins {vegan}

Xmas panettone muffins {vegan}

 (cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday, friends! It will be Christmas soon and, as every year, without fail, I tell myself I want to try and make a vegan Panettone (I hope all of you know what an Italian panettone is?! If not […]

Sweet potato & chickpea curry {vegan}

Sweet potato & chickpea curry {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I don’t make curry stews as often as I should. They are so easy, you can make big batches and can easily omit any spice you may not have (maybe not the curry mix!!). I usually eat […]

Sweet potato cinnamon rolls with an orange glaze {vegan}

Sweet potato cinnamon rolls with an orange glaze {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday, friends! Who loves cinnamon rolls? No, actually – who doesn’t love cinnamon rolls?!?! I must admit that as much as I do, I’d never actually MADE one! Ever! It’s quite embarrassing. So here’s my perfected version, after […]