Punjabi Sooji Halwa

Sooji Halwa is a quintessential part of a Punjabi food spread πŸ™‚ .. I had it all the time while growing up. At times it was like a quick fix dessert, also made as aΒ prasad(prasadam) during house pooja and family functions, considered healing and energy boosting food during sickness and not to forget the yummy…

Almond Ginger Cookie

I am back with this recipe for Vegan Gluten free and sugar free Almond Ginger Cookie ! πŸ™‚ Yeah I have been digging into healthy food off late. Trying to reduce gluten , sugar and refined foods in my diet. So far its made some difference but increased the time I’ve to spend in kitchen…

Vegan Betel Leaf Wraps

Hello friends !! Getting back to my blog after a short break. Past few weeks were busy with baking orders, extra yoga classes and a much deserved relaxing trip to Goa. Soaked in a lot of Nature in Goa and back now with some renewed energy πŸ™‚ I have been meaning to post this recipe…

2 ingredient Gluten & Sugar free Cookie

I have been on lookout for healthier options for crunchies and munchies off-late. So when I came across this dairy-free egg-free gluten-free sugar-free and oil-free (yeah that’s it πŸ˜€ ) snack recipe I just had to try it. We often assume these healthier options won’t taste that good but you will be pleasantly surprised when…

Masala Peanut Butter – an Indian twist

Hello All πŸ™‚ When I went vegan I was often looking for replacements to butter, cheese spreads – the things we usually depend on for a quick fix meal – to spread on a toast or roll in a roti (flat bread) – ** typical Punjabi Habits πŸ˜€ So I made a shift to store…

Rice Noodle Salad with Raw Mango & Mushrooms

Its Summers where I live and the temperature has been soaring off-late with some sporadic rain showers. The heat really dims your appetite for regular food and I have mostly been craving for fruits, juices and cold salads. Something hydrating, refreshing and light on tummy. I am trying to keep my dinner light these days….

Cacao Energy Bites

So my lovely friend Veganosaurus – Susmitha gave me this Organic Raw cacao powder. It is my first time using this superfood ingredient. Little bit of research led me to learn so many things about cacao. Cacao and Cocoa and different things! I didn’t know this. I always heard about cacao and had these doubts….

Cauliflower Millet Salad

I am really digging into millets these days πŸ™‚ . What I really love about having millet based meals is that there is absolutely no drowsiness which you get sometimes after eating wheat or white rice. Especially if you end up overeating a bit πŸ˜› . I am enjoying experimenting with millets in my daily…

Mango Tofu Rice

Mango season has started and it is slowly making its way into smoothies, cakes and chutneys for me πŸ™‚ .. how about you ? I was not a big fan of raw mango specially when eaten as it is. Found the taste to be too sharp, but good for me I am usually able to…

Beetroot Hummus

As a new Vegan we are often concerned about replacements. Equivalent replacements for taste and for health. And it is good to have these questions and seek the answers. Making diet changes without understanding the impact of it is not a very smart decision as per me! Especially if you are conditioned to a certain…

Sweet and Spicy Pineapple Gravy

Last year I attended a few south Indian weddings where I tasted this yummy pineapple gravy which is actually a savory dish! Sweet, Sour and Spicy – a burst of flavors in your mouth. Since then I had this craving to make it at home and I didΒ make it multiple times! Whats amazing is many…