The basics of pairing wines with vegan meals

Most wine drinkers will feel fairly confident picking a bold red wine to go with a Sunday roast, and a crisp white to go with a mid-week fish supper, but vegan wine pairing can be a little more tricky. Hopefully this guide will help you get started on pairing vegan wines at home, but if in doubt, remember – Champagne goes with everything!

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Recipe: Courgette & Goats Cheese Bruschetta

This week I have been making a concerted effort to eat even more organic produce than I usually do. It’s all down to the Organic Trade Board (OTB) and their #FeedYourHappy campaign, a month-long program of activity which is all about encouraging people to share the organic food that makes them happy – and why.

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Recipe: Veggie Spinach, Feta & Pine Nut Quesadillas

In the spirit of trying – as always – to eat less meat, I’m on the hunt for some great vegetarian dishes to make on the BBQ this summer. These yummy quesadillas can be rustled up in no time at all, and once slices into wedges, make a great party dish for sharing with a group.

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Recipe: Slow Cooker Mulled Wine with Sloe Gin

Spurred on by memories of slurping hot, sweet wine in European Christmas Markets, I have been trying a out a few traditional European ‘Glühwein’ recipes, and this slow-cooker one is pretty fail-safe.

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