Socca Pizza with Harissa Jackfruit

I have been sitting on this recipe for a while now. With it’s vibrant red colours and light crispy base, it is the perfect dish for these summery days. So now its time has come to be freed from my recipe bank, please enjoy! The base is made from a mix of gram flour and…

Our First Week in Dishes

The Ziemia test kitchen is now officially open! We spent a few days creating dishes, learning traditional vietnamese dishes, and playing around with fusion Banh Mi’s (a traditional vietnamese sandwich). We even tested our Banh Mi’s on the public and they went down a treat! I started by creating a vietnamese style kimchi. I love…

Phu Quoc Market Research

Ziemia, our new vegan restaurant project in Phu Quoc, is starting to become more of a reality. The build will begin in a few weeks and should take 2-3 months to complete. In the time being we, Ziemia’s ‘Earth Tribe’, will be testing recipes in our kiosk and taking the food out to sell in…

El Nomadic Chef’s #11Questions Podcast

Jack (aka El Nomadic Chef) interviewed me for his first ever #11Questions Podcast today. The idea… “Everybody has unique ideas and can inspire the next, so I have created this space for everyday people’s voices to be heard! #11Questions is an interview format to trigger spontaneous conversation, as this I believe is where the magic…

Edible Ethics’ Food Pilgrimage

I have been a little quiet on my blog recently. I don’t really have a suitable excuse for this other than being distracted and extremely excited by the prospect of heading on my new journey to Phu Quoc, Vietnam with Jack (El Nomadic Chef) from Plant Box Solutions. Now that I am out here in…

From Field to Fork: Vegan Rhubarb Crumble Cake with Custard Icing

When I first started working at The Hornbeam Cafe in Walthamstow, I was amazed by the quality of the produce we received from OrganicLea. You’ll find their growing site in deepest Chingford from which they supply their lovely produce to several restaurants – as well as running a veg box scheme within London. What amazes…

Berlin Supper Club

Well…where do I start? Berlin was such an amazing experience, I’m going to find it very difficult to put down in words. A few weekends ago I flew out to Germany to help my friend and fellow chef, Jack Cosson from Plant Box Solutions, with his Nomadic Supper Clubs. Jack and I met at Wulf…

‘The Ethical Chefs’ Supper Club Announcement

On Saturday 28th April 2018 i’ll be collaborating with Jack from Nomadic Supper Clubs at Brother Marcus in Balham. We will be serving up a 6 course vegan tasting menu. Expect innovative fusion flavours. We hope to welcome you there! Tickets are £35 per person. Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1815220572105548/ Tickets here: https://brother-marcus.designmynight.com/5aaba39cbfa8721b626c026b/the-ethical-chefs “Edible Ethics” Meets “El Nomadic Chef”…

Vegan Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

I’ve been super busy recently, what with it being Easter time (there are no holidays when you work in hospitality!), but I thought I would treat you all to a cheeky recipe for delicious chocolate peanut butter cups. They are amazingly simple, but super tasty – a great little easter surprise! If you, like me,…