Embracing the plant-based lifestyle in Malaysia

Tag: gluten-free

10-Minute Homemade Baked Beans

10-Minute Homemade Baked Beans

I know what you’re thinking. Why go through all the trouble of making baked beans when you can get it straight out of a can? Because… It’s straight out of a can. In the process of becoming more plant-based and cooking at least half of […]

Coconut Vanilla Ice Cream (Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free)

Coconut Vanilla Ice Cream (Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free)

“You’re vegan? Don’t you miss ice cream?” A common question every vegan faces. My brain does, but my body doesn’t! I must admit, I have crumbled about two or three times in the past two years of being a vegan. I gave in to my […]

Indian Chickpea Potato Salad

Indian Chickpea Potato Salad

I’ve had a good long thought and have come to the realization that I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love Indian food. I have met some who can’t take spiciness all too well, but the flavours of Indian food itself seem to be a general […]

Moonlight Dragon Jelly Mooncakes

Moonlight Dragon Jelly Mooncakes

It was World Vegetarian Day yesterday, and I’m so glad to be celebrating with this blogpost! It just so happens that this recipe also coincides with the Mid-Autumn Festival. This festival is an ancient Chinese tradition that used to involve the offering of full-moon-shaped foods […]

Tempeh Fingers

Tempeh Fingers

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Tempeh is a vegan godsend. I love how nutritional and versatile it is, and ridiculously cheap and available in Malaysia too. I think it’s almost criminal to be a vegan here and NOT eat it. I […]

Luffa with Corn, Shiitake and Glass Noodles

Luffa with Corn, Shiitake and Glass Noodles

Luffa is one of those vegetables that I’ve been eating occasionally, without ever really knowing what it actually is. Ironically, I’ve also been passing by it regularly in the local markets, without knowing that it was luffa! My recent discovery of what it was, buying […]

Peanut Choc Protein Bites

Peanut Choc Protein Bites

On some days, I find myself needing to snack more often than usual. It depends on the sizes of the meals I have in the day. Sometimes, a meal which I think was going to last me a few hours surprises me with the opposite! […]

White Chocolate Passionfruit Cheesecake

White Chocolate Passionfruit Cheesecake

If there was anything that I’ve dreamed of making, it’s the perfect cake. I’ve always been fascinated by the art concealed within the glass display walls of bakeries and upscale cafes. It was an unattainable dream for a humble self-taught food maker. There have been […]

Hot Chili Chocolate

Hot Chili Chocolate

Love your Chocolate AND your Chili? Enjoy the best of both worlds with this simple yet impressive recipe. Big Tree Farms Drinking Chocolate is made of Raw Cacao. It’s packed with antioxidants and keeps you satiated and energized, perfect to have before a day of […]

Review: Raw Cacao Sweet Nibs and Cashew Cacao Clusters

Review: Raw Cacao Sweet Nibs and Cashew Cacao Clusters

I was so excited to know about the work of Big Tree Farms. The company offers high quality cacao products that are raw, organic, and respects its workers and the earth and its workers. These delicious snacks are part of their range, and I must […]