#MeatFreeMonday – Cauliflower is King


Its January and we are all making a few changes and resolutions and it is a great time to try something new. Some of you may even be trying out Veganuary, and if you are then here are some delicious Cauliflower recipes to help you out.
I love a good cauliflower recipe, I think they are one of the most underutilized vegetables, they are so versatile and really delicious, here are some of my favourite winter recipes.

Turmeric Cauliflower Steak with Coconut Sauce.

Crumbs last newsletter had some amazing vegan and veggie recipes including this Tumeric Cauliflower Steak, if you are a fan of Pinterest then there are 100’s of variations of the cauliflower steak, so I’m sure you will find one that takes your fancy.

Whole Roasted Cauliflower

Whole Roasted Cauliflower by Jamie Oliver, is great for the centerpiece of a sunday roast or a persian inspired dinner, again with many variants there is a recipe for everyone. Here are some more inspirational recipes from Pinterest. 

Roasted Galic Cauliflower Mash

Then if you’re looking for a low-calorie side post-Christmas then Cauliflower Rice or Cauliflower Mash are delicious alternatives. You can now buy cauliflower rice pre-prepared from most supermarkets.
Looking for inspiration?
I recently had the most amazing cauliflower side dish at Wagamama – ‘Bang Bang Cauliflower, here is a copycat recipe.
If you want to be a little naughty then you must definitely try the Southern Fried Cauliflower from OOWEE on North Street, they also serve Vegan & Veggie Burgers which are delicious.
The Guardian has a great list of vegan & vegetarian recipes featuring recipes form two of my favourite chefs, Tomasina Miers & Meerha Sodha.
Crumbs also champion Vegan, Veggie recipes and restaurant’s and have recently compiled a list of veggie restaurants to try in Bristol & Bath. 1847 is an all-time favourite of mine and you can often find great deals of Citymuch.
Hope you’ve found at least one veggie recipe or restaurant you’re looking forward to trying.