Nothing like good old chicken curry to bring warmth to your soul and add flavour to your table on a winter afternoon. Sharing the recipe of my very talented friend Heema Roy Choudhury. Though she sounds humble, she’s a great cook and a painter too. … Continue reading Chicken Malaikari for a flavourful meal
Chaklis by Keerti Ramachandran
It was at dinner a few days ago that my daughter-in-law said, “Mummy, you must start a Keerti’s kitchen” now otherwise all these traditionally home-made dishes will be lost to the next generation. See how popular ….. has become!”
Beat the heat with vintage drinks!
Temperatures are soaring, and the soft drinks and cold drinks makers are making mullah, wooing millennial with fancy ad campaigns. Be it Coke, Pepsi, Limca, Fanta, Thumbs Up, Tang or Paper Boat they come with the promise to quench your thirst, beat the heat, add … Continue reading Beat the heat with vintage drinks!
Lau Tales: from a Humble Boy to a Yummy Prince!
Once upon a time, thousands of years ago, a migratory bird dropped a seed in the heart of Africa, that germinated into thick green vines with white flowers that open only at night. From those white flowers was born Lau. Wait, Lau was known by … Continue reading Lau Tales: from a Humble Boy to a Yummy Prince!
Food trails and many tales: Titillating flavours of Holi!
With inputs from Sanchita Singh Roy Memory of my dida (dadi) brings back the taste of her signature dishes – toker daal, sheem bichir torkari, kochur shaag, nobody can make these dishes like her. When I visit my didun (nani) I am immediately reminded of … Continue reading Food trails and many tales: Titillating flavours of Holi!