Month: November 2017

Childhood favorite: Fresh vegetable tomato sauce/Kinderliebling: Tomatensauce mit frischem Gemüse

Childhood favorite: Fresh vegetable tomato sauce/Kinderliebling: Tomatensauce mit frischem Gemüse

No matter which child you’ll ask, pasta with Tomate sauce is always right! I guess even pasta with ketchup would make most of them happy 🙂 However, this isn’t really the best option when trying to provide the littles with vitamins and nutritive. Therefore I’ve […]

vegan “Vanillekipferl” (crescent-shaped Christmas cookies) / Vegane Vanillekipferl

vegan “Vanillekipferl” (crescent-shaped Christmas cookies) / Vegane Vanillekipferl

        (German follows English) And again a christmas-themed recipe… This time for my all-time favorites: Vanillekipferl! Since I was child these crescent-shaped cookies are my favorite Christmas biscuits. I really had to force myself not to eat most of them already when they came out […]

Lentil-spinach salad with roasted sweet potato / Herbstlicher Linsen-Spinat Salat mit gerösteten Süßkartoffelwürfeln

Lentil-spinach salad with roasted sweet potato / Herbstlicher Linsen-Spinat Salat mit gerösteten Süßkartoffelwürfeln

(German follows English) Hardly any other dish is as versatile as salad. They are not only a perfect meal in summer. Warm variations with seasonal leaf salad, pulse and fresh vegetables serve our body with vitamins, nutrients and energy that are especially needed during the […]

Christmas-themed vegan fruitcake (bread) / Supersaftiges veganes Früchtebrot

Christmas-themed vegan fruitcake (bread) / Supersaftiges veganes Früchtebrot

  (German follows English) Christmas is coming! Okay, it’s November but my family calls me a “Christmas gnome” for a reason. For me, the Christmas season can’t start early enough. And what would this time of the year be without the small of cinnamon, gingerbread and […]

vegan bread dumplings on a creamy champignon ragout / vegane Semmelknödel auf Champignonrahmsauce

vegan bread dumplings on a creamy champignon ragout / vegane Semmelknödel auf Champignonrahmsauce

       (German follows English) As many Germans, I love „Semmelknödel“ (bread dumplings) in a creamy champignon sauce. Vegan versions rarely exist in restaurants and most of the time, this dish isn’t really “healthy” as well. Since a fresh preparation without any food additives is very […]

Pumpkin Pie (with crumble & cashew-lemon frosting) / Kürbisstreuselkuchen mit Cashew-Zitronen Topping (glutenfrei & vegan)

Pumpkin Pie (with crumble & cashew-lemon frosting) / Kürbisstreuselkuchen mit Cashew-Zitronen Topping (glutenfrei & vegan)

(German follows English) What would a birthday (party) be like, without a lot of cakes and sweets?! No matter if you’re preparing a birthday party for family, friends or yourself; I guess you all know this one thought: “This time we’ll just celebrate it on […]

Chocolate-cashew cookies / Schoko-Nuss-Cookies

Chocolate-cashew cookies / Schoko-Nuss-Cookies

(German follows English) My kids love chocolate and cookies. I mean, who doesn’t do that?! SO it doesn’t get boring, I’m constantly trying to find new recipes or create my own. A very important aspect, apart from the taste of course, is, that it is […]

Mediterranean quinoa salad / Mediterraner Quinoa Salat (Leftover salad)

Mediterranean quinoa salad / Mediterraner Quinoa Salat (Leftover salad)

(German follows English) “Vegans only eat salad” What a typical statement. Well, it’s not totally wrong BUT salad does not necessarily mean “green leaves”. It’s so much more!! And neither are salads only a perfect and light dish in summer. There are many fall and […]

Vegan Yeast Dough / Vielseitiger veganer Hefeteig

Vegan Yeast Dough / Vielseitiger veganer Hefeteig

(German follows English) The smell of freshly baked yeast dough is just heavenly, isn’t it? And its taste, when you try the first piece and it’s still warm… And the best aspect about yeast dough is, that its very versatile. You can use it in […]

4-ingedrients oven baked falafel (oil free) / Ölfreie Falafel aus dem Ofen

4-ingedrients oven baked falafel (oil free) / Ölfreie Falafel aus dem Ofen

(German follows English) I think Falafel are known by nearly everyone. During the past few years they’ve become a very popular snack, not only for vegan people. They are very diverse and available in many different ways: Wraps, salads or veggie doner kebab are only […]