Vegetarian Recipes

Apple Cake – no sugar, no refined flour, no butter, no eggs

This is the season when local apples from Shimla make an appearance in local markets and being a fruit that is packed with health benefits, it is but natural that apples must be a part of your seasonal diet. After toying with the idea of an apple cake I decided to make one finally. This… Read More Apple Cake – no sugar, no refined flour, no butter, no eggs

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Focaccia Bread Recipe

I have always been fascinated with Focaccia breads that I have eaten many times largely at Italian restaurants as they are make for a pretty sight and also for being soft. Ingredients 1 tbsp dry yeast 2 tbsp honey 1 tsp salt 1 cup warm water 2 cups whole wheat flour 2 cups all purpose… Read More Focaccia Bread Recipe

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Garlic Bread and Garlic Dip

After looking at a number of recipes to make garlic bread at home, I finally found a recipe by Neha Deepak Shah who made it to the finals of Masterchef India season 4 that worked. I have however adapted her recipe to make my own version. I also have a dip that I can say… Read More Garlic Bread and Garlic Dip

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Sandwich Bread

Home made bread smells and tastes divine. Luckily it is not as hard as I had imagined it would be. I found this recipe via my friend Sussana on tasty.co that I adapted to bake my first ever loaf of bread. What you need of course is a lot of patience as the process take… Read More Sandwich Bread

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Chocolate Cookies

Chocolate is such a versatile and loved ingredient that it lends itself to various textures and flavours. Here is a simple recipe of chocolate cookies. I have kept it easy and using ingredients that are usually available at home. Hope you also try it out and let me know what you think. I am also… Read More Chocolate Cookies

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No-Bake Mango Cheesecake

The Internet is full of mango cheesecake recipes and I tried making one without the desired success. That is when I came across a recipe by Sampada (Instagram: @thesoultreat) that was so simple that I had to try it. It uses just five ingredients and no cream cheese, no gelatin, no agar agar and is… Read More No-Bake Mango Cheesecake

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Pizza in a Cup

Looking for a quick snack and pizza on your mind? Well, the cup pizza is your answer, move over mug cake! Ingredients 2 tbsp flour – can use whole wheat or refined flour 1 tbsp oil 1 tbsp milk ½ tsp baking powder ½ tsp baking soda 2 tbsp pizza sauce 2 tbsp vegetables for… Read More Pizza in a Cup

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Green Gram Dosa with Beetroot Chutney

A colourful plate is not just attractive but also packs a punch of good health. And to make breakfast interesting and healthy I decided to make this green gram dosa and teamed it with a beetroot chutney. Here is the recipe. Green Gram Dosa Ingredients 2 cups whole green gram A bunch of fresh coriander… Read More Green Gram Dosa with Beetroot Chutney

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Healthy Banana Cake

This cake is healthy as it does not use refined flour, sugar or eggs and yet is yummy. I recently found myself with two rather ripe banana’s at home that clearly no one wanted so I decided to make a healthy banana cake. Using simple ingredients that are available at home, you can too. Here… Read More Healthy Banana Cake