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Vegan Wine - It's a Thing!

January 26, 2022 at 4:32 PM

To many, wine may be something you haven’t considered to contain animal biproducts, because it’s just grapes, right? Actually, a large number of wines are made using animal derived products.

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MEDITERRANEAN VEGAN TAPENADE

December 6, 2021 at 4:03 PM

Tapenade is a French olive spread traditionally made with anchovies.

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Alannah's Summer Noodle Salad

November 2, 2021 at 11:43 AM

Alannah works at our Kilbirnie store and has a talent for creating amazing vegan food without a recipe.

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Peruvian Ancient Grain Soup

April 6, 2021 at 10:17 AM

This hearty soup is a nutrient dense meal packed with plant protein, fibre and phytonutrients from the blend of lentils, quinoa, amaranth, buckwheat and vegetables.

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Vegan Eaton Mess

December 8, 2020 at 2:57 PM

We have recently discovered the wonders of aquafaba – the leftover water from a humble can of chickpeas! For years we have been unwittingly draining this cloudy substance down the…

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Vegan Matar Paneer

October 28, 2020 at 5:43 PM

This is a great way to combine wonderful Indian flavours in a vegan, gluten-free family friendly dinner.

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Little Bird's Chocolate Chunk Cookies

April 15, 2020 at 2:37 PM

Hooray! Our friends at Little Bird have shared their recipe for Chocolate Chunk Cookies! These cookies are gluten-free, refined cane sugar-free, dairy-free and most importantly delicious, with a soft brownie-like centre…

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Nicola Galloway's Grilled Summer Vegetable Tart with Cashew Aioli

December 3, 2019 at 3:02 PM

Sway from tradition this festive season and spread the table with dishes loaded with summer produce. For this vegan tart early summer vegetables are grilled until sweet and flavoursome.

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Nicola Galloway's Baked Root Vege Rosti with Fennel Salt and Avocado Green ‘Mayo’

September 24, 2019 at 11:16 AM

I firmly believe if you have a handful of flavoursome condiments at your disposal you can lift a meal to new heights with little effort.

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Sunomono - Our Favourite Seaweek Recipe!

March 6, 2018 at 2:23 PM

Sunomono is a traditional Japanese salad, mostly served as a refreshing side dish. It contains mostly cucumber & wakame, but you can add a variety of other ingredients.

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Vegan Popcorn Chicken Recipe

January 17, 2018 at 4:42 PM

Vegan Popcorn Chicken is one of the tastiest, quickest hot snacks you can think of.  It only takes 2 steps, 3 minutes, and a frying pan.

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Cameron Family Farms

January 17, 2018 at 4:42 PM

Nestled in the beautiful countryside of South Wairarapa sits Cameron Family Farms, an extensive organic farming operation set up by Filmmaker James Cameron and Author Suzy Cameron, both keen environmental…

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