Sides

Parsi Egg
Parsi Egg

I first had these jammy tomato eggs when I was 18. Nick and I had just started dating and every time we hung out at his place, he cooked me something. I didn't know it at the time that the key to my heart was through my stomach but apparently he did. On our third date...

Kale Mushroom Cashew Stir Fry
Kale Mushroom Cashew Stir Fry

What started out months ago as a fridge clean out recipe helped by a magazine cut out in my recipe folder, has become a glorious stir-fry dish packed with all the serves of vegetables you will need in a single day in just one delicious bowl. This Kale Mushroom Cashew...

Broccoli Steaks With Garlic And Chilli
Broccoli Steaks With Garlic And Chilli

I hope you are no stranger to roasted broccoli because it is seriously one of the most magical and delicious secrets of the plant kingdom. Raw broccoli crisped and charred on a pan is a weekly mantra in my kitchen. But it is only recently, after the tremendous success...

Thai Green Curry Fishcakes
Thai Green Curry Fishcakes

Whether you are eating at a fancy Thai restaurant or just ordering your Friday night takeaway from the local Thai canteen, chances are you have ordered Thai fishcakes at some point in your ordering history. Maybe more than once, if you are an avid fishcake...

Crispy Cabbage Fritter With Chilli And Curry Leaf Oil
Crispy Cabbage Fritter With Chilli And Curry Leaf Oil

Eggless Fritters Make For Super Crispy Vegan Snacks Fritters make such excellent light meals. In the western world, there is a common misconception that fritters need eggs and or milk to bind. This is not true. Just flour and water is enough to make the perfect...

Turmeric Mushroom Pickle
Turmeric Mushroom Pickle

Lately, during my Sunday meal prep sessions; this fresh Turmeric Mushroom pickle has been in heavy rotation. It takes a total of 10 minutes to make and is so incredibly packed with flavour that I can't believe how simple a recipe it is to yield that kind of result. I...

Noodle Free Pad Thai
Noodle Free Pad Thai

A traditional pad thai is one of my favourite things to eat. But it does take a bit of work. And needs to be enjoyed straight away as it has a tendency to get gluggy and sticky because of the rice noodles. Now imagine if there was a pad thai recipe that had all those...

Vegan Cauliflower Fried Rice
Vegan Cauliflower Fried Rice

I was blown away by your response to my first meal prep post yesterday. Thank you for all your emails and messages. It makes me very happy to be able to connect with you through food and to know that posts like these provide you with lots of inspiration and ideas to...

Crispy Buffalo Cauliflower Wings With Sour Cashew Cream Sauce
Crispy Buffalo Cauliflower Wings With Sour Cashew Cream Sauce

One of my new favourite things to experiment with in the kitchen is the Philips Airfryer. I remember when they first came out in 2010, they were the talk of the town. Deep frying with air? Not oil? It was a mind-blowing concept that really worked. Using their patented...

Cauliflower Steak With Olive And Caper Salsa
Cauliflower Steak With Olive And Caper Salsa

Easy Quick Cauliflower Steaks Ready For Toppings If you haven't yet had a cauliflower steak, you have not truly lived. Cauliflower steak is just roasted cauliflower but in the form of thick slabs or slices rather than florets. It not only looks prettier but makes a...

Guacamole With Smoky Black Beans
Guacamole With Smoky Black Beans

If you are new to the blog and unaware of my avocado saga, have a read. It is truly funny. And yes, like most people who first start out by eating an avocado with a spoon; I graduated to making guacamole next. And like all those people who first made guacamole, my...