Vegetarian food blog featuring delicious and nutritious whole food recipes, creative baking and luscious chocolate.

Matcha Madeleines – Green Tea & Lemon Sponges

Matcha Madeleines laid out on a blue plate.

Are you a matcha fan? Do you know what it is? It’s a wonderful ingredient to use in baking. These green matcha madeleines are little cakes with attitude. They’re flavoured with Japanese green tea powder (matcha) for complexity and lemon for freshness.

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Christmas Chocolate Bark – Matcha and Cranberry Delight

Christmas Chocolate Bark

Chocolates, Christmas, Gifts | 20th December 2018 | By

A layer of rich dark chocolate, followed by one of marbled sweet white chocolate flavoured with cranberries and matcha green tea. Break this Christmas chocolate bark into pieces and load into bags to make scrumptious festive gifts for loved ones.

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Spelt Scones with Health Giving Kefir, Matcha Green Tea & Honey

Spelt Scones with Kefir, Matcha & Honey

Scones | 11th August 2018 | By

Easy to make, light and thoroughly delicious, these antioxidant rich matcha tea spelt scones include kefir to help with the rise and a little honey for sweetness.

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Matcha Green Tea Cheesecake Pots – No-Bake and Healthier Than You Might Think

Matcha Green Tea Cheesecake Pots

Dessert | 27th July 2018 | By

It’s been a while since I made anything with matcha and when CT bought me a tin of it for my birthday I reckoned it was time to do more than just drink it. This easy recipe for matcha green tea cheesecake pots with blueberries popped into my head and before I quite knew what I was about, they were made.

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Pea Protein Pancakes with Matcha & Spicy Peanut Sauce (vegan + gf)

Pea Protein Pancakes

Pancakes are always a treat, but I have a particularly soft spot for savoury pancakes. My dinner time treat, when I was a child, was wholemeal pancakes with cheese sauce – utter bliss. These pea protein pancakes include matcha for flavour and colour and are served with a spicy peanut sauce. They are vegan, gluten free and most importantly, tasty.

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Matcha Blondies or do I mean Greenies?

Matcha Blondies

Wow your friends and work colleagues with these green cakes. Quick and easy to make, these matcha blondies are more sophisticated than your average brownie or blondie. They’re also totally scrumptious.

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Christmas Butter Biscuits – Matcha, Chocolate and Vanilla

Christmas Butter Biscuits

Three differently coloured and flavoured biscuit doughs are used here to great effect. Simple to make, these vanilla, matcha and chocolate Christmas butter biscuits are also very easy to eat.

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Matcha Spelt Chocolate Chip Cookies

Matcha Spelt Chocolate Chip Cookies

Biscuits | 10th January 2015 | By

A healthier and not too sweet take on chocolate chip cookies with an intriguing green tea flavour. I give you this recipe for matcha spelt chocolate chip cookies.

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Matcha Hot Chocolate and a Matcha Challenge

Matcha Hot Chocolate

Drinks | 4th January 2015 | By

If you fancy the idea of a matcha hot chocolate, you probably want to go for a white chocolate one. That’s what I’ve done here so that it retains it’s beautiful vibrant green colour. Matcha provides the perfect foil for all that sweetness.

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Matcha Marmalade Cakes and a Sushi Feast

Matcha Marmalade Cakes

Small Cakes | 12th November 2014 | By

Have you eaten matcha marmalade cakes before? No? They’re well worth trying. These little bites are flavoured with healthy green tea powder and marmalade. They’re not only delicious but also quick and simple to make.

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