Chia Bread

Sometimes I forget how easy it is to make bread especially when life gets busy. Baking bread is so simple, though you need a hour to bake it you only need a few ingredients.

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Vegan Flammkuchen (Flame Pastry)

Flammkuchen is a German dish and is composed of thinly rolled bread dough and toppings. It’s kinda like thin crust crispy pizza without the tomato sauce, usually with crème fraîche, cheese or quark . So, I made a delicious vegan version and used pesto instead!

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Hearty Vegan Pancakes

I love making pancakes on Sundays but now that we have to stay at home, any day is pancake day! Hearty because I added seeds, nuts, oats and fruits to make this a little extra.

INGREDIENTS

  • Flour
  • Old fashioned oats
  • Chia seeds
  • Flax seeds
  • Pumpkin seeds
  • Bananas
  • Kiwi
  • Cinnamon powder
  • Baking soda
  • Plant milk
  • Cashew nuts

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Add the 2 tablespoons each of chia seeds, flax seeds and pumpkin seeds in a blender and blend until it has a powderlike consistency.
  2. On a large mixing bowl, add 2 ripe bananas and mash.
  3. Add the blended seeds with the bananas, 2 cups of flour, 1 cup of oats, 1 tablespoon of baking soda and 3 cups of plant milk.
  4. Mix everything together until it turns into a batter.
  5. On a warm skillet, cook the batter between 1-2 minutes on each side.
  6. Stack them together and add fresh bananas, kiwis, nuts and cinnamon powder.
  7. You can also add maple syrup or jam for additional sweetness!

ENJOY!

SERVING SIZE: 2-3 PEOPLE

CALORIES: 2,202

 

 

 

Vollkornbrot/ Whole Grain Bread

Once you’ve had German style bread, you’ll never look at bread the same way again. My boyfriend’s mom shared with me this recipe when she gave me a pampered chef stoneware for baking. It’s delicious, filling and vegan!

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Vegan Travels- New York, USA

Ah, the Big Apple! We have been looking forward for this trip and we were quite overwhelmed- in a good way especially with food. We couldn’t go to all the places on our list because there were just too many options. Being vegan in New York is not hard at all in fact you can get spoiled, so here are some places we went to for food.

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Vegan Travels- Milan, Italy

Italy is one of the countries you would visit not just for the culture, architecture or fashion but also for its amazing food! If you’re vegan you’ll be surprised how easy it is to find plant based food in Milan, even a Michelin star quality one.

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Baked Falafels with Tahini sauce

Ever since my failed attempt at making falafels  2 years ago I had this fear of making them. Finally I made some and I’m really happy with the outcome and the secret is to use dried chickpeas. It seems like a lot of work but if you plan ahead, it’s quite easy!

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