9 authentic Sri Lankan recipes to help you smash Veganuary

9 authentic Sri Lankan recipes to help you smash Veganuary

Are you doing Veganuary this year? You’ll be joining 500,000 people who have pledged to go meat-free this January. If you are looking for ideas for vegan recipes, I’ve compiled a selection of my vegan Sri Lankan recipes. Sri Lankan recipes – that just happen 

Roasted whole carrots with coriander and cumin butter

Roasted whole carrots with coriander and cumin butter

¬†I was back home a few weeks ago, rummaging through my parents’ collection of cookbooks. And there, at the bottom of the pile was a cookbook I thought was long lost. This particular cookbook is out of print, and it’s not well known at all. 

Roasted Brussel sprouts, with Sri Lankan spices

Roasted Brussel sprouts, with Sri Lankan spices

Christmas and Brussel sprouts go together like mulled and wine. For a long time, I could not abide Brussel sprouts. I loathed them with the passion I reserved for PE (netball – I was rubbish) and country dancing (why?). I’m haunted by overcooked, bland Christmas 

Ditch the Deliveroo and make this one pot smoked mackerel kedgeree, 30 minute supper

Ditch the Deliveroo and make this one pot smoked mackerel kedgeree, 30 minute supper

I love kedgeree. It is one of my absolute favourite comfort foods, that along with a bowl of steaming dhal and rice. A plate of kedgeree can make me so very happy. Smoked fish, rice and eggs – believe me, there is nothing better. And 

Homemade bone broth chicken soup to replenish the soul

Homemade bone broth chicken soup to replenish the soul

My life at the moment is thinly squeezed between dealing with my elderly parents (Alzheimers, dementia and a newly replaced knee ) and my adopted children and all the baggage that brings. The past few weeks have been severely testing. I’ve hurtled¬†across London, organised carers,