Masala Wok – Restaurant Review

I was in the Fairfax area last week and stopped by Masala Wok to get some plant based food. It’s an Indian/Asian fusion cuisine restaurant and I had figured it was worth a shot. They have a special vegan menu with a whole page of options for diners to try. Unfortunately, there were no Indian…

Banyan Tree – Restaurant Review

I went to Banyan Tree a few days ago in Fair City Mall. They serve Indian food in a chipotle fashion where each diner customizes their meal. I appreciated the fact that the vegetarian/vegan items were clearly marked and most options were vegetarian/vegan. The food was plentiful and although the flavor/spice level is more suited…

&Pizza – Restaurant Review

I went to &pizza a couple of weeks ago at Springfield Town Center. I had heard they had a plant based pizza and wanted to try it. This place makes pizza in a chipotle fashion where diners choose all ingredients. The plant based ingredients are clearly marked and they offer plant based cheese and faux…

IndAroma – Restaurant Review

On my quest to find restaurants that serve good plant based food, I dropped by IndAroma Bakery & Cafe at the Pinecrest Plaza on the border of Annandale and Alexandria. I’ve been to that shopping center many times (Staples is a couple of doors down and Home Depot is across the street) but never stopped…

Coconut Cookies

I found a recipe for coconut cookies on Facebook a while ago. I’m not a fan of coconut ice cream and thought this might not taste good but figured I’d still give this recipe a shot. The first couple of times I made the cookies I either added a bit too much coconut milk which…