Category: Sweet Stuff

Sweet Stuff

Chocolate cheesecake

Chocolate cheesecake

  • 250ml soya milk
  • 225g plain dairy-free cream cheese
  • 150g of vegan dark chocolate
  • 1 tbsp dairy-free margarine
  • 8 to 10 vegan digestive biscuits – crushed

Method

  1. Melt the margarine in the bottom of a saucepan. Remove from the heat and
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Chocolate chestnut truffle pudding

Chocolate chestnut truffle pudding

  • 200g vegan dark chocolate
  • 440g tin chestnut puree
  • 3 tbsp rum or brandy
  • A little dairy-free margarine
  • Candied chestnuts (optional)
  • Glacé cherries (optional)
  • Dairy-free cream or ice cream

Method

  1. Melt the chocolate in a heat-proof bowl over a pan of
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Fig and cointreau christmas cake

Fig and cointreau christmas cake

  • 450g sultanas
  • 225g raisins
  • 225g dried figs – chopped into quarters
  • 50g glacé cherries
  • 500ml orange juice
  • 230ml vegetable oil
  • 225g soft brown sugar
  • 225g plain flour
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1tsp ground ginger
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
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Ginger sponge pudding

Ginger sponge pudding

  • 225g self-raising flour (white or wholemeal is fine)
  • 115g brown sugar
  • 1 heaped tsp baking powder
  • a thumb-sized chunk of ginger – peeled and grated (or a heaped tbsp ground ginger)
  • 250ml water
  • 150ml vegetable oil
  • 2 tbsp golden or
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