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Continue to enjoy cakes and comfort food, curries and healthy meals - and all your favourite dishes - the vegan-friendly way. Find more ideas and support our work with recipe books in our shop. Try Cooking Vegan by dietitian Vesanto Melina and chef Joseph Forest for full, nutritionally analysed recipes for people of all ages.  

Don't forget to head over to our blog where we often feature recipe bloggers. Featured articles include how to throw an impressive dinner party for non-vegans and more.

We also have a helpful list of sandwich and wrap filling ideas

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Tofoo smoked jerk served on a plate with vegetables

Jerk Smoked Tofoo (Tofu)

The combination of creamy coconut rice, spicy jerk seasoning and fruity salsa is the perfect way to bring some...(Read more)

Katy Beskow's coconut and squash traybake

Sometimes dinner is as easy as adding everything to a roasting tin and letting the oven do all the...(Read more)

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Katy Beskow's Mediterranean Gnocchi Bake 

Dig into this hearty gnocchi one-pot for a summery yet substantial supper. (Read more)

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Katy Beskow's Squash au Vin

If there’s a one-pan dish that represents autumn, it is this squash au vin. Tender butternut squash, sage, roasted...(Read more)

Katy Beskow's zesty bread and butter pudding

This traditional British pudding is delicious, comforting and warming on a cold winter’s day. There’s no need to use...(Read more)

Korean-style mushroom noodles

Serve hot or cold for a tasty meal which packs a punch(Read more)

Koshari with masala spiced chickpeas and turmeric roasted cauliflower

A warming dish, perfect for sharing with friends. Serves 6.


Rice – can...(Read more)

Lamingtons with raspberry chia jam

Lamingtons make for such a satisfying snack. Between the soft sponge, the rich chocolate and the chewy coconut, it...(Read more)

mushroom pasta

Leek and mushroom pasta

Ideal for a quick, family supper - even the kids will love this one. Serves 4.

...(Read more)

Leftovers burger

This nifty recipe will help you to use up any leftovers you have hanging around.(Read more)

Lemon cake

Even if it's a bit chilly outside, you enjoy the perfect scent of summer as you grate the lemon...(Read more)

Lemon possets with shortbread

Ultra creamy lemon puddings with sweet, crumbly shortbread cookies - perfect for dipping! (Read more)

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Lemony courgette orzo

A light and easy meal to make for lunch or dinner, the courgette is barely cooked to...(Read more)


Lemony vanilla cupcakes (with wheat)


  • 14 fl oz (400ml) soya milk
  • 2 tsp vinegar
  • 5 fl
  • ...(Read more)

Lentil and bean chilli

One to whip out for those ‘where do you get your protein’ questioners(Read more)

Lentil and mushroom pâté

Rich and full of flavour.(Read more)

Lentil and tofu moussaka

A sumptuous plant-based version of the well-loved Middle Eastern classic(Read more)

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Lentil and vegetable soup

A tasty and affordable way to avoid food waste! Replace the butternut squash and cauliflower with whichever veg you’re...(Read more)

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Lentil bolognese

This is even better if you can make the sauce the night before and leave it in a pan...(Read more)

lentils in a bowl

Lentil pancakes

Serves 4 (makes eight 12 x 12 cm pancakes)



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