Dairy Free Gluten Free Mac n’ Cheez

Dairy Free Gluten Free Mac n’ Cheez

I know - why do this to good ole' mac n' cheese? This all happened because I want to reduce my dairy consumption and eat more veggies. But I also want Mac n’ cheese! What’s a girl to do?! I decided to first satisfy the pasta craving by making Detoxinistas vegan Mac n’ cheez. It’s [...]

Quick Spicy Garlic Shrimp Stir-fry

Quick Spicy Garlic Shrimp Stir-fry

This is inspired by a spicy shrimp appetizer that I love at our local Hakka Chinese restaurant. They coat the shrimp in a light batter and then stir-fry it in garlic, peppers, and onions and a splash of soy sauce. It's so simple but packs such a great flavour punch. I wanted to recreate the [...]

Garlic Mayo Rolls

Garlic Mayo Rolls

This one is less recipe and more amalgamation of three of my fav recipes on this blog. It all comes together to make a version of my favourite Pakistani street food: garlic mayo rolls. Take one part chicken hariyali Mix with one part garlic mayo (recipe below) Sprinkle with my tangy masala Roll it all [...]

Channa Masala Vol 2 (the tangy tamarind one)

Channa Masala Vol 2 (the tangy tamarind one)

Did you give last weeks channa masala a try? This channa masala recipe is by far my favourite of all the channa masalas (did you know there were more than one?!). I absolutely love the tangy sweetness of tamarind in this. I could eat this by the bowl full. Best served with a sprinkle of [...]

Channa Masala Vol 1 (the tomatoey one)

Channa Masala Vol 1 (the tomatoey one)

Iv'e got two different versions of channa masala that I like to make. Today's recipe is a tomato based channa masala. It makes use of all those spice basics we have in our cupboard as well as the garam masala I know you made 😉 This one is best served with warm parathas or puris [...]

Ramadan Healthy Recipe Round-up

Ramadan Healthy Recipe Round-up

Ramadan is coming! And I am in full meal prep mode getting ready for our long 16-hour fasts. So, for all my muslim friends, and for those of you intermittent fasting in general, here's some recipe inspiration for you! I find that during Ramadan I tend to have little energy for long involved recipes. So [...]