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Stay up to date with the latest health news from the Grape Tree community. Or, get inspired with our healthy recipes designed with healthy eating in mind. You can find many vegan recipes and gluten-free recipes and recipes from guest bloggers, including award-winning blogger and recipe creator Nourishing Amelia.

  1. April 13, 2021

    News Bites

    New research from an international team has shown that a diet rich in whole grains, fibre, fruit, and vegetables can affect immune health. Scientists from Germany, the Netherlands and Tanzania report that urban and rural populations can have differing immune systems as a result of their dietary choices.... Read more »

  2. April 13, 2021

    Ginger-Turmeric Honey Tea

    The immune boosting properties of turmeric have been enjoyed for thousands of years in Indian and Chinese medicine. Brewing some turmeric tea is considered the most effective way of taking this healing spice. Turmeric can help boost immune systems, reduce inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and has many more documented health benefits.... Read more »

  3. April 13, 2021

    Deliciously Nutty Brownies

    ‘No butter, no eggs but these beauties still taste fantastic. Swirling the nut butter in at the end is a great touch – we like peanut butter but almond or hazelnut both work fine too. There are lots of recipes for vegan brownies these days but we think these are the best we’ve tasted.’

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  4. April 12, 2021

    Bread And Butter Pudding

    Most countries have their version of bread and butter pudding because no one wants to waste leftover bread. This is the old favourite with a splash of Spanish sherry, a whiff of cinnamon and orange.

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  5. April 1, 2021

    Chocolate Hot Cross Brownies

    Hot cross bun meets chocolate brownie in this delightful Easter treat! You will love the combination of the classic seasonal spiced bun and chocolatey brownie goodness. It is the perfect recipe to share this Easter with family and friends.... Read more »

  6. March 31, 2021

    Peanut Butter Hot Cross Bun Blondies

    A lovely combination of peanut butter, chocolate, hot cross buns, and blondies. These are delicious fudgy blondies with added hot cross bun spices all complete with chocolate crosses. These bites are naturally vegan and gluten free!

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  7. March 30, 2021

    Banana & Pecan Muffins (Vegan)

    These Banana pecan muffins are perfectly moist and packed with banana flavour. The chopped pecan pieces give a great nutty crunch and compliment the banana flavour perfectly. The result is a naturally sweet, and gorgeously moist muffin that will keep fresh for days.... Read more »

  8. March 29, 2021

    Chocolate Pecan Cookies (Vegan)

    A delicious gluten-free and vegan chocolate chip pecan cookie recipe using a base of ground almonds instead of flour, and coconut sugar for a touch of caramel flavour.This recipe is so easy to follow, simply combine all the ingredients into a dough adding the pecans and chocolate before shaping and baking to perfection!... Read more »

  9. March 26, 2021

    Easter Simnel Cupcakes

    Simnel cake is a fruitcake traditionally eaten in the UK at Easter time. Our twist on this classic recipe is a cupcake as opposed to a cake decorated in a layer of homemade marzipan. The recipe produces 12 perfect cakes to enjoy any time, especially Easter with a cup of tea!

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  10. March 26, 2021

    Elvis Pancakes

    Elvis-style pancakes by Joe Wicks, a classic twist using bananas and peanut butter as the base making this dish a low carb treat. Treat yourself to this for breakfast!... Read more »