Street Food

Chickpea Chaat Salad
Chickpea Chaat Salad

A beautiful tangy salad inspired by Chaat - the famous street food of India, this Chickpea Chaat Salad has all of the delicious sweet, sour, salty and spicy flavours along with the freshness and crunch of salad veggies. A colourful, healthy and fun salad you can make...

Mango Pico De Gallo (Salsa)
Mango Pico De Gallo (Salsa)

Writing the first blog post of the year on your food blog is kind of like writing the first page of a novel. Either the inspiration hasn't struck yet or if it has, the words just don't flow. I wrote today's blog post several times over the last couple of weeks,...

Aloo Tikki – Indian Potato Patties
Aloo Tikki – Indian Potato Patties

This is my recipe for a basic Aloo Tikki - a spiced Indian Potato Patty served with fresh green chutney. The Indian counterpart of a hash brown, the famous Aloo Tikki is a favourite snack served with chai. Also used as a base for many street style chaat recipes, hot...

Air Fryer Veg Manchurian
Air Fryer Veg Manchurian

Air Fryer Veg Manchurian is a delightfully light and deliciously crispy take on the popular Indo-Chinese street food. Crispy golden veggie balls served in a lip-smacking Chinese sauce! This Vegan dish is a true treat for the senses and makes a great versatile main or...

Chinese Salt And Pepper Chips
Chinese Salt And Pepper Chips

A Vegan version of the famous Salt And Pepper Squid, this Chinese Salt And Pepper Chips made from potatoes is super crispy and absolutely delicious! Buttery, creamy potatoes coated in cornflour and wok-fried until very crispy and tossed in fragrant garlic and pepper...

Homemade Spinach And Feta Gozleme
Homemade Spinach And Feta Gozleme

A quick Spinach and Feta Gozleme is one of the most requested and well-received after school snack at our home. I make it less than 30 minutes with my trusty yoghurt based gozleme dough recipe. The secret ingredient for faster rising and lighter dough is yeast. This...

Air Fryer Veg Samosa
Air Fryer Veg Samosa

The good old Samosa is probably the most loved Indian snack around the world. Who doesn’t love a perfectly fried golden, crispy pastry stuffed with deliciously spiced potatoes? Now, what if you could make it healthier without the deep frying? My easy Air Fryer Samosas...

Prawn And Tofu Pad Thai
Prawn And Tofu Pad Thai

A sizzling wok of perfect rice noodles tossed with big juicy Yamba prawns, slices of charred tofu, crisp snow peas and the sweet, sour, salty, spicy flavours of the most beloved Asian takeaway dish - Pad Thai becomes a speedy weeknight dinner. Fresh and flavourful,...

Grilled Buttered Corn And Barbecue Spice Rubs
Grilled Buttered Corn And Barbecue Spice Rubs

The augment of autumn often translates to camping season here in Australia. There is something about a slight chill in the air and the leaves falling that makes us want to jump into a car crammed with our life possessions, tow bar burgeoning under the weight of...

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...

Raw Kiwi Fruit Nachos
Raw Kiwi Fruit Nachos

Kiwi fruit is a very underrated fruit. I don't say that lightly because I have often passed it on for flashier fruits like watermelon and mango or routine staples like bananas and apples. It was only when I had to create a recipe  and research the health benefits of...