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The Whole Vegetable: Cabbage

Author Sophie Gordon shares 3 easy vegan recipes for winter cabbage, along with tips for using up any leftovers.

Recipe Collections

19 of the best vegan comfort food recipes

From warming winter stews to hearty pies, our collection of vegan comfort food recipes promises the plant-based pick-me-up you’re searching for.


Rachel Allen’s soup for the soul: Brussel Sprout Soup with Candied Bacon and Roasted Hazelnuts

Rachel Allen shares a soup recipe for your favourite Christmas vegetable.


It’s a match: Rob Buckhaven’s guide to choosing your Christmas Day booze

Whether your Christmas Day feast is based around meat, fish or vegetables, find the best wine, spirits and beer to accompany your meal.


What to plant, harvest and cook in December with Kathy Slack

Our resident kitchen garden expert, Kathy Slack, guides us through what to plant and harvest in December, and what to cook with leeks.


7 soothing audiobooks to listen to while you cook this Christmas

Entertaining, soothing, and full of charm, a food-themed audiobook is a perfect antidote to kitchen chaos this Christmas.


Vegan and vegetarian Christmas sides

From the roast potatoes to the gravy, our collection of vegan and vegetarian Christmas sides has every base covered.


4 pavlova recipes to try this Christmas

Easy to make in advance, the perfect canvas for endless variations, and loved by all, pavlova is the king of Christmas desserts. Here are 4 of our favourites.


5 cheesecakes for the festive season

The humble cheesecake is up there with the best of them when it comes to desserts for the festive season. Here are 5 of our favourites to try.


Our favourite festive cocktail recipes

With a little more time on your hands to play mixologist and plenty of booze knocking around to help you get creative, Christmas is the ideal time to try your hand at making a cocktail or two. From gently spiced to suitably sparkling, these recipes promise a touch of sophisticated festive charm.


An ode to B’s roast chicken

Food writer and brand-new The Happy Foodie contributor Marie Mitchell finds a remedy for grief in her late mother’s wondrous roast chicken recipe.


What to plant, harvest and cook in November with Kathy Slack

Our resident kitchen garden expert, Kathy Slack, guides us through what to plant and harvest in November, and what to cook with kale.


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