Food & Lifestyle by Gayatri Singh

Healthy Meals

Steamed Pomfret with Ginger, Lemongrass Broth

Steamed Pomfret with Ginger, Lemongrass Broth

When I moved to Singapore last year the biggest thing I was excited about all the amazing, verdant vegetable produce you get here. For 10 years in Tokyo finding things like lemongrass, galangal and even a pomfret was a bit of a challenge there but […]

Lentil Cauliflower Salad

Lentil Cauliflower Salad

I absolutely love lentils in any and every form, specially in curries, stews and I love it in salads! This brown lentil and cauliflower salad with snap peas just doesn’t end there on flavour, it’s delicate with a bit of saffron and zingy with sumac. […]

Asparagus green peas soup

Asparagus green peas soup

Asparagus is one of those vegetables that tastes delicious even in the simplest preparations whether it’s just sautéed with butter or a creamy soup. This creamy, delicate and delicious soup is a wonderful combination of asparagus and green peas, it has the most creamy texture, […]

Goma Dofu Paratha

Goma Dofu Paratha

For the longest time I lived in Tokyo I was a vegetarian and I didn’t speak much Japanese so finding vegetarian food was a bit of a challenge. But the more and more I discovered Tokyo and vegetarian restaurants I realised there is a huge […]

Pan Fried Fish with Bombay Potatoes

Pan Fried Fish with Bombay Potatoes

If you follow my Instagram and website you would know I am huge fan of pan fried fish, steamed fish, oven baked fish and all sorts of fish dishes and this has become one of my favourites. On Instagram there are so many talented food […]

Vegan Chilli

Vegan Chilli

The usual Chilli recipe is loaded with meat and it is delicious but I am not a huge fan of red meat and I wanted to create something vegan, something delicious and quick. My husband doesn’t like anything vegan and he is a meat lover […]

Couscous with Broccolini

Couscous with Broccolini

Couscous can be very boring at times at least for me and my husband if it’s not properly seasoned and bland but we have couscous a lot in our meals, well I don’t as I am off gluten but I serve my husband with grilled […]

Chicken with Lentils

Chicken with Lentils

My combination of lentils and different things continues and this is a second combination I served the other day. Some days I don’t feel like cooking too many things for me and the husband because most of the times I am only eating lentils or […]

Warm Cauliflower Salad with Snap Peas and French Beans

Warm Cauliflower Salad with Snap Peas and French Beans

I love salads and these days I am on cauliflower kick, I am trying to make as many salads as with cauliflower! 🙂 In India there are a lot of dishes with cauliflower such as Aloo Gobhi (potato and cauliflower stir fry), Stuffed Parathas (flatbreads) […]

Malabar Spinach Curry

Malabar Spinach Curry

Basella or Vine Spinach or Malabar Spinach as we call it in India and South Asia is one of the most nutritious green leafy vegetable. It’s packed with Vitamin B1, B6 , B2, Vitamin A and C and many other minerals like Calcium and Iron. […]