Anjali Lalani is the author of Vegetarian Gastronomy, a  website is dedicated to Vegetarian, Eggless Cooking... with many Vegan and Gluten-free options!

She has a passion for cooking and hopes to share her culinary experiences with others through this site. The inspiration for the recipes found on this website comes from a variety of different sources, including dishes her family enjoys, new ingredients and flavors she wants to try, healthy alternatives, accommodating different dietary needs, and from many hours of browsing food websites and cookbooks. Through this site, she hope to inspire others to try new recipes and cuisines in their own kitchen. 

She hopes you find this website helpful, inspiring, and most of all, delicious! To learn more about Anjali and this site, visit the About page...

Recent Posts

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Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup 2014

Are you hosting Thanksgiving Dinner? Or do you need suggestions on what to take to a Thanksgiving Day Potluck? Here is a great round-up of some of my favorites Vegetarian dishes to make next week for Thanksgiving 2014, including dishes that we made last year when we hosted Thanksgiving Dinner for our family. I’ve broken…Continue Reading »

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Creamy Italian Tomato Soup (gluten-free, contains dairy)

Mornings and evenings are officially getting cold and chilly here in San Diego (relative for San Diego). Although soups are a comfort dishes made year around in our house, there is something to be said about a hot, flavorful soup on a chilly day. My husband just mentioned the other night about how nice it…Continue Reading »

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Roasted Cauliflower Drizzled with Lemon Tahini Sauce (vegan, gluten-free)

I’ve never been a huge fan of cauliflower growing up, or even a few years ago.  However, recently I’ve been using cauliflower as the star ingredient for several dishes.  I started with my Roasted Cauliflower & Mushroom Soup, followed by Stir-Fry Cauliflower “Rice” with Tofu and Vegetables, and now I’m presenting this fabulous Roasted Cauliflower side dish!…Continue Reading »

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Giveaway: Camelbak Water Bottles

One of the things I try to remind myself on a daily basis is to drink more water.  Water constitutes 60% of our body and is essential for carrying out bodily functions. In addition, often times people tend to confuse hunger for thirst.  On numerous occasions, my afternoon cravings have been completely satisfied by reaching…Continue Reading »