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Easy Recipe for Vegan Spekulatius Christmas Cookies

In Germany, there’s no Christmas without spekulatius, spiced cookies that originated in the Netherlands. They are made of short pastry and turn out thin & crispy. The most common type is spice spekulatius. There’s even spekulatius seasoning mix available in Germany, but you can just make your own or – as […]

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Bruschetta with Pumpkin Seed Pesto (Crostini)

This pumpkin seed pesto recipe is inspired by the one I had at one of my favorite Italian restaurants in Munich recently. We had bruschetta with pumpkin seed pesto and yellow boletuses as a starter and were thrilled by the taste. Of course, I had to recreate something like that […]

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Taste the World: Bavarian Potato Salad

I’ve shared a vegan version of the Persian potato salad (Olivieh) with mayo on the blog already, so it’s about time for a Bavarian potato salad, which is typically made with stock, vinegar, and oil. This one is super easy to make, tastes great as is or with pan seared […]


7 Recipe Ideas for Homemade Vegan Halloween Candy

Trick or treat anyone this Halloween with these recipe ideas for homemade vegan Halloween candy. Having a closer look at the ingredients of most commercially available Halloween candy, it was likely to have been brewed-up in Dr. Frankenstein’s lab. Why not make some healthier & vegan Halloween candy at home while having […]