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Maple Syrup Cake - Cook Republic #cakerecipe #maplesyrup

Maple Syrup Cake

A gorgeous, one-bowl, mix-and-bake Maple Syrup Cake with the most delicious soft buttery crumb and a delicate crunch in the crust from the maple syrup baking to... Read More >>
Tomato Garlic Dal - Cook Republic #glutenfreedinner #dalrecipe #vegan

Tomato Garlic Dal

  A creamy, luscious, warming dal is just what you need for a quick and nourishing weeknight dinner. This Tomato Garlic Dal cooked with two kinds of qui... Read More >>
Traditional Indian Raita - Cook Republic #raita

A Good Indian Raita

  A Good Raita is surprisingly easy to make and is no longer a sideshow at an Indian feast but rather a delicious, cooling everyday salad option that is... Read More >>


Welcome to my cooking blog about eating simply and living well. Over the course of 15 years, I have journaled over 650 easy, delicious and nourishing recipes. My collection of fresh weekly recipes are mostly vegetarian (a lot of them are gluten-free and vegan) with an occasional seafood recipe every now and then. The recipes are family-friendly and are perfect for work lunches, weeknight dinners and weekend gatherings.