Tag Archives: Vegan

Basmati Saffron Rice

saffron rice

As a Mediterranean, basmati saffron rice is a staple in our diet. We have rice with EVERY, SINGLE meal! Sometimes we have basmati saffron rice served on the side of our stews or kababs, other times rice is the main course and we create entire meals around it. We can dress it up with beans, vegetables, or ground meat. There […]

Crunchy Saffron Rice with Potato

Crunchy Saffron Rice with Potato

Get ready to have another recipe of saffron rice. If you’re a stranger to the magical world of crunchy saffron rice with potato, let me tell you it’s a game changer. This baked saffron rice is crunchy on the outside and fluffy on the inside. The bottom of the pot infuses long-grain rice with fragrant saffron […]

Saffron Poached Pears

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A delicious, decadent, alcohol-free alternative to red wine poached pears – these Saffron Poached Pears are just as easy to make, and look just as impressive!  SERVES  COOK TIME DIFFICULT 4 2 HOURS 15 MINUTES NOT TOO TRICKY Ingredients 4 medium pears 10 cardamom pods 320 g caster sugar ½ a vanilla pod 100 mg saffron 1 […]

Saffron Mango Lassi

Mango Lassi with Saffron

Saffron Mango Lassi! Yeah, it is delicious and more than half of Indians are obsessed with them. I am not kidding! In the Indian subcontinent  “Lassi” refers to any yogurt based drink. This warm weather sets the stage for the perfect drink – the saffron mango lassi. Saffron mango lassis are refreshingly fruity and creamy.  […]

Vegan Paella With Saffron

Vegan Paella

This Vegan Paella will bring everybody to the table with its brilliant golden colour, smoky flavour, caramelized crust, and mouth-watering fragrance! its generous, aromatic and loaded with addictive flavours. This paella is a great party option if your guests are following special diets.  It’s vegan/vegetarian/dairy free, gluten free, nut free, and soy free. SERVES PREPARATION […]

Spanish Vegan Paella

Vegan Paella

This vegan paella is bursting with flavour and it’s extremely versatile – you can use any combination of veggies that you prefer and easily adjust the spices to your own taste. This recipe is really simple to prepare in large quantities, which is why it’s one of my go-to recipes for family gatherings. SERVES PREPARATION COOK TIME […]

Saffron with Roasted Apricots

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A simple roasting method that will leave you with a tray of delicious spiced apricots. They can be eaten warm as a dessert with ice-cream or eaten with yoghurt for breakfast. They are also just as happy to be used alongside some lamb or pork.  SERVES PREPARATION COOKING SKILL LEVEL 10 10MIN 45MIN EASY Ingredients […]