Vegan Apple & Blackberry Pie with Cardamom

Jump to recipe Autumn is a time of harvesting, of orchards brimming with ripe apples and pears, and blackberry bushes bearing juicy fruits. Getting ready for the season, I decided to create a vegan apple pie with an autumn twist: I added blackberries and cardamom. Did you know you can replace cardamom with hogweed seeds? …

Meadowsweet: How to Recognise, Health Benefits and Uses

Whilst walking through the meadows in Oxford, I noticed that I was surrounded by dozens of plants with tiny white flowers. When gently rubbing the flowers between my fingers, I noticed a hint of antiseptic, like Dettol, combined with a sweetness somewhere between caramel and burnt almonds. Although I found this plant on the meadows, …