Pumpkin & Cheddar Muffins

Pumpkin & Cheddar Muffins

by Tereze Pospíšilová December 17, 2023

Tereze Pospíšilová's savoury wholemeal muffins are full of umami flavour and make a sumptuous treat with chutney, butter or just on their own.

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Warm Carlin Pea “Hummus” and Salad

Warm Carlin Pea “Hummus” and Salad

by Jenny Chandler April 01, 2023

Serving a salad with a warm “hummus” base makes all the flavours sing, and feels so much for comforting on colder days. The Carlin Pea hummus is also fabulous with a baked sweet potato and plenty of dark green steamed leaves.

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Slow Cooker Bean & Pea Chilli

Slow Cooker Bean & Pea Chilli

by Amy Oboussier February 14, 2023 1 Comment

This Bean Chilli is a favourite in our house, when we want something comforting, hearty and with a little washing up as possible. It freezes well and can be make in large batched. We’ve made this this on the shove, in the slow cooker and even over the campfire.

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Hearty Broth with Zingy Slaw

Hearty Broth with Zingy Slaw

by Jenny Chandler January 11, 2023

This hearty broth from Jenny Chandler makes a perfectly sumptuous, healthy and sustaining winter lunch, with the accompanying slaw zingy enough to enliven the gloomiest of winter days.

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Farmer's Pea Pie

Farmer's Pea Pie

by The Cook and Him May 05, 2022

Inspired by classic British Shepherd's Pie but using split green peas in place of traditional lamb mince, this Farmer's Pea Pie from the Cook & Him makes an equally comforting and satisfying vegan alternative. A splash of soy sauce and a dash of our umami paste give a wonderful depth of flavour. It's deliciously topped off with a rich yeasty root veg mash.

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Hemp Pesto

Hemp Pesto

by Nick Saltmarsh October 30, 2021 1 Comment

This pesto really shows off our delicious and tender shelled hemp seed, evocative of pine nuts and hemp seed. With our fermented fava bean umami paste taking the place of the usual Parmesan cheese, this happens to be vegan.

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Coleslaw with Toasted Camelina & Umami Dressing

Coleslaw with Toasted Camelina & Umami Dressing

by Nick Saltmarsh April 18, 2021

Toasted camelina seeds add a delicate savoury crunch to this classic slaw of cabbage, carrot and onion, while our fermented fava bean umami paste gives a deep rich flavour to the dressing.

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Emmer & Fava Bean Sedani with Chickpeas and Leeks

Emmer & Fava Bean Sedani with Chickpeas and Leeks

by Josiah Meldrum February 09, 2021

This simple pasta dish shows off our fantastic collaboration with Pastificio Carleschi: sedani pasta made slowly and in small batches with UK grown organic fava bean flour and wholegrain Emmer flour.

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BBQ Bean & Lentil Tacos

BBQ Bean & Lentil Tacos

by The Cook and Him July 28, 2020

Enhanced by the citrus aroma of our Sussex coriander seeds, these spicy bean and lentil tacos from The Cook & Him make a perfect summer supper. Or a feast if followed by their Summer Fruit Galettes.

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Lentil Lasagne

Lentil Lasagne

by The Cook and Him May 16, 2019

We set The Cook & Him a challenge with this one, but the vegan lasagne they created is the perfect marriage for our British-grown Whole Olive Lentils and fermented Fava Bean Umami Paste. Packed with flavour, it can be made ahead of time, ideal for feeding a crowd or batch cooking for midweek dinners.

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Quinoa and Fava Beanballs

Quinoa and Fava Beanballs

by The Cook and Him January 16, 2019

These delicious vegan (no-)meatballs from The Cook & Him make an ideal midweek Veganuary supper, combining the satisfyingly earthy flavours of fava beans and quinoa with the deep intensity of our fava bean umami paste.

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Fava Umami Paste Salsa Verde

Fava Umami Paste Salsa Verde

by Jenny Chandler October 01, 2017

This piquant and fresh salsa verde uses our fermented Fava Umami Paste in place of the usual preserved anchovies, a vegan alternative that provides a similar savoury depth.

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