Vegan Chocolate Coconut Panna Cotta with Agar {gluten free, dairy free, sugar free}

Panna Cotta is the ultimate Italian dessert. It is creamy and indulgent, but light enough to to be served after a rich meal. Because it is a snap to make and can easily be prepared in advance, it is a popular option for dinner parties. Maximum impression with minimum effort – well, not so fast.Read more

Healthy Cauliflower Pudding {vg, gf, lf, lc}

Who else hated cauliflower as a kid? I certainly did – now I love it! And I bet I am not the only one. It’s amazing how your tastebuds change, isn’t it? And there is hardly a vegetable that is more versatile than the humble cauliflower. From cauliflower rice and cauliflower pizza dough to cauliflowerRead more

Vegan Paleo Iced Coffee

As you can gather from the title, things are getting serious at NWC headquarters, friends. I mean, coffee is obviously always serious business. But a vegan paleo iced coffee? And one that is high protein, high in fiber, low carb, low fat, dairy free (it’s vegan – duh!), soy free, gluten free, sugar free (it’sRead more

Low-Carb Vegan Vanilla Milkshake

Vegan “milk” shakes and smoothies (which don’t contain dairy obviously) are all the rage these days. They usually rely heavily on frozen bananas and/or other fruit as well as dried fruit such as dates to achieve a sweet, creamy and thick consistency. While arguably delicious, this makes them heavy on the carbs and sugars, andRead more

Creamy Strawberry & Tahin Smoothie {vg}

While it’s not really smoothie weather yet here in Melbourne, I would not want you to miss out on this absolutely divinely delicious smoothie that I whipped up back when the weather was more clement (and strawberries were in season) – tada! My¬†creamy strawberry & tahin smoothie! At first sight, you would not think theRead more

Warming Winter Cabbage Stew {vg, gf}

It’s that time of the year again. No, not the tax return yet – though that one is looming large too. It’s autumn here in Australia, and with autumn comes, inevitably, winter. While, unlike in the Northern hemisphere, winter in Down Under does not mean Christmas and gingerbread (but rather five consecutive month of rainRead more

Happy St. Patrick’s Day: 3 Green Smoothies

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone! I hope you all have lovely plans for the weekend. Whether or not you are into St. Patrick’s Days festivities, green smoothies are a great way to get you off to a great way to get you off to a good start. You can cram pretty much any greens andRead more