Vegan Recipes

Sourdough Starter and Homemade Sourdough Bread

Sourdough Starter and Homemade Sourdough Bread

Just like any other Portuguese person, I absolutely love bread and especially stone baked with a dark almost burnt thick crust. For so many years I did not realize how privileged I was, having a wood-fired oven at home and being able to bake homemade bread […]

3 Decadent Vegan Dark Chocolate Snack Bars Recipes

3 Decadent Vegan Dark Chocolate Snack Bars Recipes

This early May bank holiday weekend I went on a full on dark chocolate bars frenzy! Not to worry, we are still health conscious over here, all of this 3 decadent vegan chocolate snack bars recipes have all of the dark chocolate goodness without any refined […]

Vegan Brownies Recipe gluten-free and easy to make

Vegan Brownies Recipe gluten-free and easy to make

This is a Gluten-free and vegan brownies recipe using sunflower seeds, maple syrup and cocoa powder. I developed this recipe to satisfy my chocolate cravings in a healthier way. I don’t follow a vegan diet and still, this is now my favourite brownie recipe. I […]

Chana Dal Recipe | Vegan Dal Instant Pot

Chana Dal Recipe | Vegan Dal Instant Pot

Chana Dal or Bengal gram is the name of the lentil on this North Indian Chana dal Recipe. A healthy and delicious everyday dish perfect served with roti or steamed basmati rice. Slightly heavier than the simple yellow dal recipe where I use different types […]

Crispy Karele Ki Sabzi Recipe | Indian Spiced Bitter Gourd

Crispy Karele Ki Sabzi Recipe | Indian Spiced Bitter Gourd

Karela or bitter gourd is a vegetable with a very strong bitter flavour. There are important steps in order to make this a very tasty vegetable dish. Karela is an acquired taste and nowadays karele ki Sabzi Recipe is one of my favourites to have […]

Aloo Methi Recipe | Spiced Potatoes & Fenugreek

Aloo Methi Recipe | Spiced Potatoes & Fenugreek

Aloo Methi Recipe, an Indian vegetable everyday dish with potatoes, fresh fenugreek leaves and spices. A quick and easy recipe full of flavour and packed with iron naturally present in the fresh fenugreek.   ALOO METHI RECIPE WITH STEP BY STEP PHOTOS:     LOOKING FOR […]

Gobi Paratha Recipe | Spiced Cauliflower Flatbread

Gobi Paratha Recipe | Spiced Cauliflower Flatbread

Simple and easy Gobi Paratha Recipe for a quick and healthy breakfast or lunch. This spiced cauliflower Indian stuffed flatbread is traditionally eaten for breakfast or lunch and served with yoghurt and pickle. In some occasions, I serve them with fried green chillies in addition to the […]

Vegan Aubergine Curry Recipe with Tamarind & Coconut

Vegan Aubergine Curry Recipe with Tamarind & Coconut

Vegan Aubergine Curry Recipe. Pan fried aubergine chunks simmered in a coconut, tamarind and peanut gravy. Comforting and fulfilling, this amazing aubergine curry is the perfect winter warmer. Serve it with freshly steamed basmati rice. I’ve tried this dish on a weekend when I was […]

Aloo Gobi Recipe | Spiced Potatoes and Cauliflower

Aloo Gobi Recipe | Spiced Potatoes and Cauliflower

This Aloo Gobi Recipe is an Indian spiced dry vegetable stew with cauliflower, potato and tomato. Its yellow colour is due to the use of turmeric along with other spices.  A very easy and quick preparation makes this a perfect quick lunch idea, it’s usually […]

Lightly Spiced Bhindi Ki Sabzi Recipe | Indian Spiced Okra

Lightly Spiced Bhindi Ki Sabzi Recipe | Indian Spiced Okra

This is one of my favourite vegetable dishes to have with dal and roti. Bhindi ki sabzi recipe is a dry vegetable curry recipe that uses okra and a few spices that enhance its flavour. I love the bhindi or okra flavour and I prefer the dry […]

Vegan Quinoa Black Bean Burger Recipe

Vegan Quinoa Black Bean Burger Recipe

I’ve tried many recipes but, this vegan quinoa black bean burger recipe is my favourite of the patties.  In some of the recipes I’ve tried, the patty would not hold its shape or would be too dry. Putting all of the efforts making the patties […]

Broccoli, Asparagus, Mushroom Rice with Caramelized Onions and Cashews

Broccoli, Asparagus, Mushroom Rice with Caramelized Onions and Cashews

I was getting tired of making fried rice with a soya sauce base and decided to go rogue and this fantastic Broccoli, Asparagus, Mushroom Rice was the result. It is a delicious lunchtime treat that is balanced for nutrition and flavour. And oh, did I […]

Sicilian Caponata Recipe – A Classic Italian Starter

Sicilian Caponata Recipe – A Classic Italian Starter

This Sicilian caponata recipe is my absolute favourite topping for a garlic toasted ciabatta slice. Caponata is a sweet and sour Italian vegetable stew eaten hot or cold. The main ingredients are aubergine, celery, bell peppers and capers. Occasionally if I have a lot of vegetables […]

Tasty and Simple Dhokla Recipe

Tasty and Simple Dhokla Recipe

Dhokla recipe, a delicious vegan Indian snack from the state of Gujarat in India and a staple in most houses in western India. It is a steamed chickpea flour savoury cake, tempered with green chillies and curry leaves. It is perfect at almost any time […]

Delicious Restaurant Style Chole

Delicious Restaurant Style Chole

Chole or spicy chickpeas are one of the most iconic Indian curries that you would find in almost every Indian restaurant. It is a favourite in Northern India and has become popular not just in that part of India but throughout the country. Spices make […]

Delicious Yellow Dal Recipe | Tadka Dal

Delicious Yellow Dal Recipe | Tadka Dal

Dal or cooked lentils are a staple part of the meal in most Indian households, especially in North India. A small portion of tadka dal is usually present as a side dish, it helps to balance a meal and it’s a good source of protein […]

Easy to Make Poha Recipe | Vegan and Gluten-Free Indian Breakfast

Easy to Make Poha Recipe | Vegan and Gluten-Free Indian Breakfast

Poha is a popular breakfast/snack dish made of flattened rice flakes, served in various parts of India. Variations of this simple recipe include batata poha (with boiled potatoes) and kanda poha (with onions). Then there are regional variations and other forms of garnishes for the […]

Deliciously Crunchy Onion Pakoras or Onion Bhajji’s

Deliciously Crunchy Onion Pakoras or Onion Bhajji’s

Savoury snacks are my favourite indulgence and the Indian versions which are generically fritters like these ones called pakoras are the perfect balance of a comforting snack with delicate spice flavours. Onion pakoras (or bhajji’s as they are called in the UK) are delicious as a […]

The Simplest and Fastest Kaju Katli Recipe You’ll Ever Try

The Simplest and Fastest Kaju Katli Recipe You’ll Ever Try

Kaju Katli’s are little pick-me-up delights that you can seriously overeat if you are of the weak self-control disposition like me. They are delicious, nutty, full of flavour and they just melt in your mouth! Indian sweets are traditional during festivals or weddings, but don’t […]