Vegan Carrot Cupcakes

Homemade vegan carrot cupcakes topped with my easy cream cheese frosting.

Vegan Carrot Cupcakes Recipe | Easy Eggless Carrot Cake These cupcakes score points both in the budget and taste departments. You use really inexpensive ingredients to make these and yet are presented with really soft and delicious cupcakes! I think its a win-win situation…. don’t you?!

If you’re a vegan you should probably skip the frosting out or use your own concoction for vegan frosting since I’ve not figured out that one yet! But… other than that, these cupcakes are completely vegan and tasty! (more…)

Vegan Spaghetti Bolognese

Inspired from the traditional Italian recipe, this Vegan Spaghetti Bolognese is a tasty Pasta dish you can pull together in 15 minutes!

Vegan Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe | Mushroom, Veggie Pasta Bolognese 2 words – Vegan Bolognese. Sounds like an oxymoron or what?! 🙂  But you gotta make do with what you can when you don’t eat meat! And this time, mushroom, veggies and ladles of delicious homemade tomato passata sauce helped me in veganizing the traditional meat dish.

Have you checked this sauce out yet? It is a life safer – really! Not only is it amazing as a dipping sauce, but it also cleans up real good in pizzas and pasta dishes too. Here’s how I put together my quick vegan spaghetti bolognese — (more…)

Homemade Passata Sauce

This Fresh Homemade Passata sauce, devoid of any preservatives is a wonderful Italian onion tomato paste to have on hand at all times!

Homemade Passata Sauce Recipe| Italian Onion Tomato paste from scratch This delicious, easy to prepare, Italian sauce is such a versatile thing to have on hand that I wonder how or why we ever survived on Tomato Ketchup to go with all our goodies! 🙂

It is such a brilliant recipe – onion, tomato, basil and garlic. That pretty much is all you need to make this mind boggling Passata sauce. You can use it as a dipping sauce, a sauce for Pasta or eat it straight out of the jar – it is guaranteed to be tasty at all times!

Follow these few simple steps to make Tomato Passata Sauce at Home – (more…)

Jackfruit Stir Fry

Jackfruit stir fry curry recipe… A healthy, low fat authentic South Indian recipe!

Jackfruit Stir Fry Recipe | South Indian Raw Jack fruit curry -Palamoos I just got back from a very long trip. Very long = Two and a Half MONTHS.

No, I wasn’t chilling. It was a work related trip. I did mention about that once or twice before. And boy, was I glad to be back home last week! You know what happens when a kid is away from home that long? The mother takes it upon herself to feed all the home cooked meals in the world to the kid within one hour of her returning! And she doesn’t stop until the kid feels like an over-sized stuff toy!! 😀

While previously, I would have simply dismissed this gem of a recipe as nothing “exciting” enough to post on my website; the long months of craving for simple South Indian food has driven me to share this simple & healthy Raw Jackfruit stir fry with y’all!