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50 posts and a new profile pic!

Wow. Time flies. We’ve posted 50 blogposts on The Bruges Vegan already! So decided it was time for a new profile pic. It’s the back of a T-shirt, from this shop: Freeandwild. I bought it at the vegan music festival Ieperfest (15€) some weeks ago, see our blog. I hope I still will get a chance…

romanesco, red cabbage and a photobombing cat :-)

Summer abundance in our vegetable garden!

We’ve tried to put more variety into our vegetable garden this year. Different sorts of cabbages, a wide variety of lettuce, five different sorts of haricots…  Not everything has been evenly succesfull (cauliflower the size of an orange ;-) ), but we are pretty happy with what we have harvested so far! And the pumpkin plants,…

vegetables from our garden

Pumpkin and apricot tajine

We have several pumpkinplants in our veg allotment and harvested the first pumpkin (squash)! And there are plenty to follow, in different shapes and sizes. We also have zucchinis, carrots, green beans (haricots), potatoes, parsley and cilantro in our garden. Perfect match for a North African stew or tajine! Ingredients pumpkin and apricot tajine – vegan A…

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Restaurant Flamboyant, Haarlem (NL)

Flamboyant is an Indonesian restaurant in the city center of Haarlem (the Netherlands), not far from the market place. There are several vegetarian dishes standardly available, of which most seem to be vegan. We were there a couple of weeks ago, and made a reservation. We were asked to come early in the evening (at 6PM),…

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Yummie food @Vegan music festival Ieperfest

Ieperfest is a 3-day hardcore music festival, just outside Ypres (Ieper, 75km from Bruges, Belgium). Since day one, more than 20 years ago, all the food at Ieperfest is vegan! So we went to check it out on day1! To listen to some bands (a trip down memory lane for one of us!), hang out, relax,…

Oat banana raisin waffles

Oat raisin banana waffles

These are rather savoury waffles, but sweet nonetheless. These vegan waffles are without normal sugar, but made with maple syrup. Ingredients (makes 5 double waffles – like the one in the photo) 130g regular flour 2 ts baking powder 1 ts baking soda 1 1/4 ts ground cinnamon 1/4 ts ground nutmeg 1/2 ts salt 90g small rolled oats 1…