Bakes & Treats — homemade

Chocolate & Mint Avocado Ice Lollies

Chocolate & Mint Avocado Ice Lollies

Elisa (@happyskinkitchen) has worked her magic once more on these ice lollies that will induce serious dessert envy. Read on to see the full recipe.. These are one of my favourite summer treats. I just love making my own ice lollies, they are so easy to make, much healthier than the shop bought ones and you can really experiment with different flavour combinations. I love the contrast of the freshness of the mint with the richness of the cacao. For the mint layer I have used avocado and coconut milk which creates the creamiest consistency. They are totally delicious as...

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Vegan Blueberry, Earl Grey & Choc Chip Ice-Cream Recipe

Vegan Blueberry, Earl Grey & Choc Chip Ice-Cream Recipe

Ice-cream? Tea? We're sold. Christina (@addictedtodates) has created something VERY exciting for us, in the form of ice-cream & tea, our two favourite things. This creamy ice-cream is bursting with earl grey and blueberry and topped with chocolate chips. It's perfect for serving in a waffle cone or topped with a cheeky helping of chocolate sauce. It's dairy free, gluten free & vegan. Serves 5-6 Ingredients for the blueberry, Earl Grey & choc chip ice-cream 1/2 cup loose earl grey tea 2/3 cup boiling water 2 cans chilled coconut milk (using only the thick part from the top of the can) 3 cups frozen blueberries (you could...

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Vegan Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

Vegan Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

This week we have collaborated with Charley's Health to bring you peppermint chocolate fudge muffins, a twist on the classic chocolate fudge cake. We love chocolate and we love peppermint so these two together are a match made in heaven. This chocolate fudge cake only takes 10 minutes to make, great news! Makes 6 delish muffins Ingredients 1/2 cup pitted dates 2 tbsp cashew butter 1 tbsp coconut oil 3 tbsp cacao powder 1/2 cup freshly brewed We Are Tea peppermint leaf tea Pinch of salt 3/4 tsp baking powder 6 squares Dark Chocolate 1/2 cup gluten free flour (I used...

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Vegan Rooibos, Vanilla & Orange Ice-cream Recipe

Vegan Rooibos, Vanilla & Orange Ice-cream Recipe

One of our all time favourite recipe developers to collab with is @addictedtodates. This time she's created a vegan ice cream collab to kickstart your summer. What is Rooibos tea I hear you ask? The rooibos plant is endemic to a small part of the western coast of the Western Cape province of South Africa. This woody and nutty South African wonder herb offers a great combination of flavour and vitality. Also known as Red Bush or Rooibosch, it can be enjoyed as an alternative to black tea and is caffeine free! You can drink it as it comes or add...

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