Own an OTG? Make these 5 easy vegetarian recipes

(MENAFN – NewsBytes) Since many restaurants are functioning minimally due to COVID-19, we have been missing out on a lot of delicacies. So tandoori aloo or your favorite kebabs seem to be out of reach now. But worry not! If you own an Oven Toaster Griller, aka OTG, you can recreate these from the comfort of your home. Here are some vegetarian recipes you can start with.

In this article

  • Recipe number 1: Deliciously smooth butter biscuits
  • Recipe number 2: ‘Tandoori aloo’ to have with tea
  • Recipe number 3: Sweet and tasty banana cutlet
  • Recipe number 4: Barbeque chips accompanied
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Vegetarian Wedding Guest Served Cold Mushroom, Sparks Online Discussion

A wedding is one of the most important days in any married person’s life, but for the guests it’s all about the free food.

Okay, that isn’t strictly true, but overindulging in a room full of merry people is one of the clear benefits of attending such an event.

However, on a rare occasion we can feel let down by the edible offerings that come after the ceremony, and one vegetarian woman recently took to Mumsnet to air her disappointment at the meat-free option at an expensive wedding.

Writing on the forum-led website on September 6, a poster by the

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Vegetarian tortoise attacks and eats bird in ‘horrifying’ video

Watch out for tortoises.

While it’s been believed that tortoises are vegetarian, a newly released video seems to suggest otherwise. According to researchers, changes in the environment may have caused certain animals to change their behaviors.

Footage filmed on Fregate Island in the Indian Ocean shows a tortoise attacking and then eating a tern chick. Cambridge University released the video on various platforms, where it called out the odd behavior for a supposedly ‘vegetarian’ animal.

Dr. Justin Gerlach, who is a director of studies at Peterhouse, Cambridge and an affiliated researcher at the University of Cambridge’s Museum of Zoology, led

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Vegan Vs. Vegetarian: Differences and Health Benefits

  • Vegetarians only avoid meat, while vegans avoid all animal products, including dairy and eggs.
  • Both vegan and vegetarian diets can be healthy, nutritionally adequate, and provide health benefits.
  • Vegans may be more susceptible to nutritional deficiencies of iron, vitamin D, calcium, and protein.
  • Visit Insider’s Health Reference library for more advice.

The difference between going vegan versus vegetarian primarily centers on the role of animals in food production. 

“While both diets focus on eating more plant-based foods, vegetarians are allowed to include eggs, honey, and dairy. Vegans omit all animal foods or animal-sourced products, including meats,

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Comedian Alex Falcone’s Guide to Vegetarian Dining in Portland

Comic Alex Falcone became a vegetarian as an act of teenage rebellion. “I wanted to try it out, and my mom was like, ‘Ugh, I think it’s just a phase.’ So I was like, ‘Well, now I’m going to do this until you die,’” Falcone says in a bit. “People are like, ‘How do you get enough protein?’ Spite. I photosynthesize spite.”

Years later, Falcone still gets a little embarrassed whenever he tells people he’s a vegetarian. The comic, who came up in the Portland scene and recently moved to Los Angeles, is passionate about food: He hosts a

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Vegetarian Meals That Bring Home the Best of the Market

This time of year, my diet turns almost completely plant-based.

I suppose it’s only natural: Height-of-season summer produce is seductive, with tantalizing shapes and colors, and the kind of sweetness that comes from being freshly picked. This is the magic moment when melons, berries, stone fruit, peppers, tomatoes, corn, beans and squashes collide.

This menu celebrates that moment. It’s not difficult to execute, but it makes great use of a market basket that is full to the brim.

For an extremely simple yet spectacularly refreshing salad, grab a melon, a cucumber and a handful of cherry tomatoes. With truly ripe

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