Shiitake Mushrooms w/ Garlic and Herb Kashew Cheese

Kashew Cheese I have done a lot of work with Kashew Cheese in Ho Chi Minh City – some of you may remember our brunches at Green Around The Corner’s previous space. The cheese is incredible. The mix of locally grown cashews blended with fresh simple ingredients creates a vegan cheese like no other. There…

Vegan Vietnamese Spring Rolls W/ Peanut Sauce

Vietnamese Spring Rolls Surely you will have heard of Spring Rolls, or as they are sometimes referred to, Summer Rolls. In this post, the focus is on Vietnamese Spring Rolls: fresh rice paper rolls typically filled with meat, fish, veg and noodles, and served with a peanut or fish sauce. Now, I know this isn’t…

Kashew Cheese: Why You Should Be Eating This

For any vegans living in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam I’d like to introduce you to my favourite vegan product here, the amazing Kashew Cheese. Kashew Cheese is a plant-based artisan cheese made from Vietnamese cashew nuts. Combining traditional cheesemaking methods with bold new flavors. – Kashew Cheese Not Just for Vegans! I will start…

Work With Me

Following my recent move to Ho Chi Minh City I have decided to expand on my freelance chef work. This includes consultancy work for businesses/projects looking to build or expand their vegan food offerings, dish development, staff training, cooking lessons, supper clubs and private dining events. I have already had the opportunity to work with…

Vietnamese Style Vegan Kimchi

I have a slight obsession with kimchi nowadays (OK, it’s a full-on love affair), but the idea of eating fermented cabbage didn’t always hold the same appeal! It was during my vegan diploma at Demuths Cookery School that I changed my mind; it was one of the first things that we made on the course and…

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Last week I got the opportunity to visit Ho Chi Minh City. During my stay I got to see a lot of the city and ate a lot of tasty vegan food! It is a charming city with very friendly people. I barely even touched the sides when it came to the massive pool of…