Vegan Nachos

It’s Cinco de Mayo weekend and what better way to celebrate than to make some Vegan Nachos. Yes, it is possible to make delicious, lip smacking, loaded nachos without any cheese in it! The key ingredient in Nachos is of course the cheese sauce and I followed this great recipe to make a vegan cheese…

Vegan Burger – Aloo Tikki

Spring is around the corner and the hint of warmth in the air reminded me of BBQ. While it is not yet time to open up the grill, I decided to make some vegan burger patties today. Found this great recipe for an Indian spiced burger patty and the pictures were looking too good to…

Gujarati Thali

Gujarat is a state on the western coast of India and is known for it’s rich and diverse culture which is embodied by festivals like Navratri and of course delicious and unique food. My family is originally from Gujarat and I am definitely proud of this heritage. This weekend we had several friends coming over…

Vegan Orange Tofu Buddha Bowl

Recipe Source: https://frommybowl.com/crispy-orange-tofu-buddha-bowls/ Even though I have been eating Tofu for many years, I am always looking forward to new recipes and marinades. I stumbled upon this recipe on YouTube and looked really good. Also I have never been able to make baked tofu taste good but I think I have finally found the secret!…

Vegan Falafel Wraps

Recipe Source : Falafel – https://frommybowl.com/easy-falafel-recipe/ and Tahini – https://minimalistbaker.com/3-ingredient-tahini-sauce-everything/ Falafel is one of my favorite things to have at a Mediterranean restaurant so for this week I decided to give that a try. There was more expectation on this meal as some of my friends who have been following my progress on this blog…

Vegan Quinoa Bites

Recipe Source: https://thebellyrulesthemind.net/quinoa-bites-vegan-gluten-free/ Found this amazing recipe on Facebook some time back and finally gave it a try today. These turned out to be absolutely amazing! The final product was so tasty that the family devoured them within minutes. It was really hard to believe that the stuffing was made from quinoa, veggies and beans….

Why Vegan?

The first reaction I get from most people when I tell them that I follow a Vegan diet – What do you even eat? While it’s true that Vegan food is not mainstream in cities around the world but there are tons of great modifications you can make to any dish to make it Vegan….

Vegan Brownie Bites

Recipe Source: https://nutritionstudies.org/recipes/dessert/chocolate-strawberry-brownies/ There is something magical about desserts which makes us crave them but unfortunately most of them in the market are neither healthy nor vegan. I have to admit that I get ridiculously excited when I see a vegan dessert or ice cream somewhere 🙂 For valentine weekend, I decide to try out…

Vegan Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Recipe Source: https://minimalistbaker.com/spanish-quinoa-stuffed-peppers/ Seattle is experiencing a snowmageddon right now with all schools shut and people going stir crazy trapped at home. While I have not lived in many places with a lot of snow, even a bit of snow in Seattle causes the entire city to shut down as we just don’t have the…

Vegan Biryani

Recipe Source: https://ministryofcurry.com/vegetable-paneer-biryani-instant-pot/ A super easy recipe which turned out be delicious as well. While the original recipe is not vegan you can easily substitute ghee with oil and the paneer with potato or tofu. We had this for our Superbowl party and everyone enjoyed it! Some additional tips: Fry the onions separately so that…