Katy Beskow

Katy Beskow is the author of eleven vegan cookbooks (all with Quadrille Publishing) and writes about food for magazines and newspapers. Katy became a vegan in 2006, and started writing the vegan food blog Little Miss Meat-Free in 2013. In 2014, Katy won PETA's Great Vegan Bake Off and Viva! Blog of the Year. She demonstrated vegan cooking across food festivals in the UK, and was the first vegan cookery demonstrator at The Great Yorkshire Show. During this time, Katy started writing recipes for magazines and newspapers including Healthy, The Independent, Asda Good Living magazine, Sainsbury’s Magazine, alongside features for Vegan Food and Living magazine. Katy's first cookbook, 15 Minute Vegan (Quadrille Publishing) became a best-seller, and she appeared on BBC Radio 2 and The One Show, talking about how to cook easy, quick vegan food. Her twelfth book is released in 2024.

Special subjects

Vegan cooking

Languages spoken


Regular work

12th book with Quadrille Publishing released November 2024. Regular magazine feature writing for Vegan Food and Living, Anthem Publishing

Katy Beskow