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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2014 Holiday Party Menu – Recipe Roundup

It’s one of my favorite times of the year when we host our Annual Holiday Party for some of our local friends before the Christmas Holidays! We’ve been known to serve a large spread of different types of dishes, all homemade, and delicious (based on the lack of leftovers).  Our past menus include make-your-own pizza,…Continue Reading »

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Chocolate Coconut Macadamia Nut Butter (vegan, gluten-free)

My family and I just came back from a much needed vacation.  The four of us went to the island of Maui, Hawaii. If you’ve read the 50 Random Things About Me section on my About Page, you may be thinking… Hawaii again??? Yes… again. Hawaii has been my family’s frequent and favorite vacation spot,…Continue Reading »

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Spicy Tomato Sauce (vegan, gluten-free)

Everyone needs a fantastic fresh tomato sauce recipe which can be used for various pasta dishes, eggplant parmesan, pizza, or anything Italian! Well here is my version of a basic, yet fantastic, spicy tomato sauce. I had developed this recipe awhile back when we had tons of fresh tomatoes growing in our yard. What better…Continue Reading »

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Giveaway: Canasta Uncooked Flour Tortillas (vegan, contains gluten)

You have heard me mention them several times in the past, so finally, here is a chance for you to win some Canasta Uncooked Flour Tortillas and try them out for yourself. Since this will be my last GIVEAWAY for the year, there will be THREE (yes 3) winners! If you live in San Diego…Continue Reading »