Baking · Breads · Competitions · East meets West Fusion · Eggless · Food · Uncategorized

Spiced Paneer and Beetroot Sandwich in a Pickled Onion Bloomer using English Provender Proper Pickle

When it comes to sandwiches I’m very picky and thats purely because A) I’m vegetarian B) choices for vegetarian sandwiches are quite limited and if it looks good it doesn’t always taste good. Yes I’m talking about readymade sandwiches. Many times I’ve purchased a carrot, hummous and salad sandwich or falafel sandwich only to find… Continue reading Spiced Paneer and Beetroot Sandwich in a Pickled Onion Bloomer using English Provender Proper Pickle

Dairyfree/Vegan · Food · Free from Fridays · Glutenfree · Soups · Uncategorized

Cumin spiced Tomato and Corriander Soup

It’s that time of the year when majority of us come down with a horrid cold, sore throat and headache. You loose your sense of smell and taste and crave for nothing more than a tasty bowl of comforting homemade soup just to sooth your throat and line your stomach. Not only the weather makes… Continue reading Cumin spiced Tomato and Corriander Soup

Desserts · Indian/Asian Cuisine · Product Reviews

Cardamom spiced Oreo cookie, salted caramel and dark chocolate dessert and #Curry for Change Dinner

Last weekend I hosted a Dinner party at home all in aid of #Curryforchange a campaign by the wonderful charity Find Your Feet. You may recall a blog post I recently published all about this charity and their life changing work albeit a small charity organisation, their efforts are immense. Well going back to the… Continue reading Cardamom spiced Oreo cookie, salted caramel and dark chocolate dessert and #Curry for Change Dinner

Dairyfree/Vegan · Food · Glutenfree

Chipotle Spiced Sweet Potato Fries

Happy Cinco De Mayo to all who celebrate, to be honest I’d love to experience a full on Mexican celebration, their culture, music and regional dancing together with enticing dishes to savour, with all that zesty,spicy, smokey, crunchy, sweet flavours and textures on offer who wouldn’t? Oh and not to forget those heavenly margaritas ;),… Continue reading Chipotle Spiced Sweet Potato Fries

Baking · Cakes · Free from Fridays · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: All in One Nut Free Arabic Date Cake with Saffron Caramel Sauce

  So a few weeks ago we were in sunny Dubai embracing the lovely weather, relaxing family time, humble atmosphere and a variety of delicious food. From breakfast to dinner one thing that caught my eye was the dessert station, unfortunately no pictures were taken but when I say what a spread I seriously mean… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: All in One Nut Free Arabic Date Cake with Saffron Caramel Sauce

East meets West Fusion · Food · Slimming world

Vegetable and Barley Stew with a touch of spice

  Stew, a comforting dish usually associated with cold, dark Winter months right? Well today I needed something hearty and ¬†comforting , a dish that required less time to prepare, one that didn’t involve using a lot of fats or even flour, so Voila this one pot dish is what was served for dinner healthy,… Continue reading Vegetable and Barley Stew with a touch of spice

Free from Fridays · Indian/Asian Cuisine · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Nut free Chocolate and Blueberry Coconut Mithai

  Fancy a piece? No it’s not low in fat or low in sugar in fact the opposite, actually one can argue that apart from greasing the plate and thick layer of chocolate covering this decadent tasting mithai there is no fat or ghee used in this mixture. It is purely coconut, sugar and water… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Nut free Chocolate and Blueberry Coconut Mithai