sandwich

The humble sandwich: A final couple of recipes for Vegan MoFo

For this MoFo, I've been using the theme of English dishes, making some forgotten centuries-old ...

cakes

Eccles cake recipe (sort of): Vegan MoFo

Can't believe the end of MoFo is nearly upon us - it kind of snuck up on me, so I've had to ...

cake

Vegan tea cake recipe, circa WWII: Vegan MoFo

When a lovely colleague at my other half's work was kind enough to bring me a load of delicious ...

black pudding

Lancashire hotpot recipe: Vegan MoFo

I made this next dish, Lancashire hotpot, only so I could use up a rather odd purchase I made at a h...

breakfast

A vegan full English breakfast: Vegan MoFo

When I uncloaked my plans for my Vegan MoFo  theme and said I was planning on cooking just English d...

vegan mofo 2013

Experiments with singing hinnies: Vegan MoFo

I was down the pub not so long ago with a friend who hails from near Newcastle, and were chattin...

biscuits

Goosnargh cakes recipe: Vegan MoFo

This is one of those recipes that I've actually never seen in the wild - it's proper old-sch...

apple

Apple and blackberry crumble: Vegan MoFo

I'm a little bit dubious of the research I've done on my next English dish (research = readi...

soup

London Particular soup recipe: Vegan MoFo

The next English dish was a completely new one on me, but one I stumbled on when I was trying to...

chick peas

Coronation chick peas: Vegan Mofo

With a lot of the dishes I've been experimenting with this MoFo, their origins have been los...

curry

Chicken-free tikka masala: Vegan MoFo

So convinced was I of this dish's English origins, that I went ahead and cooked it for MoFo...

pease pudding

Vegan gammon and pease pudding recipe: Vegan MoFo

I think it's technically impossible for me to say pease pudding without following it with 'p...

biscuit

Homemade Jaffa cakes: Vegan MoFo

The Jaffa Cake: a three-part confection of sponge base, orangey jelly and a chocolate coating, ...

pie

Cooking a WWII recipe, Woolton pie: Vegan MoFo

A lot of the things I've been cooking this MoFo seem to be dishes whose origins are opaque, be...

chips

Vegan fish, chips and mushy peas: Vegan MoFo

If I asked most people, English or no, what's the most traditional English dish you can think...

cake

Cooking vegan parkin: Vegan MoFo

You need parkin in your life. Seriously. The parkin, a small brown beast, is found chiefly in th...

baking

Making Chelsea buns: Vegan MoFo

"So what's a Chelsea bun, then?" is a question you might ask if you're not fr...

mulligatawny

Mulligatawny soup recipe: Vegan MoFo

If you thought mulligatawny soup doesn't sound very English, you'd be very, very right. ...

gravy

Bangers and mash (with bonus onion gravy): Vegan MoFo

Bangers and mash is an English dish that's probably centuries old, and it's still eaten ever...

mashed potato

Shepherds pie recipe: Vegan MoFo

Shepherd's pie is one of those dishes that, if you can find someone in England that hasn'...

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