Cape Gooseberry and Corn Salad 

Cape Gooseberry and Corn Salad 

Imagine a pretty little berry like fruit covered in its shell which looks like a cape. As a child I used to be fascinated with them. I didn't know they were called Cape gooseberry at that time and we used to call it Rasbhari. But playing with it's dress used ...

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Fruit Cake from my childhood

Fruit Cake from my childhood

Regular readers of this blog and the ones who have read any of my interview's in media have often heard about a tutty fruity cake that my mom used to bake. That I grew up eating as a child. It is one of the strongest food memory I have from ...

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Weekly Menu : WW0616

Weekly Menu : WW0616

Summer is almost upon us and this in between time is always a little weird, neither are summer vegetables full here nor are the winter ones nice anymore. This week we explore probably the last of winter vegetables before full blown summer descends on Bangalore Printable menu available ...

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Bathua Parantha 

Bathua Parantha 

Bathua (Hindi) is almost a weedy green leafy plant found in abundance during winter. Known as lamb's quarter or pigweed or goosefoot in English, primarily because of its shape. It is also known as Cheel Bhaji in gujurat areas, Kaduoma in Kannada, Chandan betu in Bengali, Pappukura in Telugu, Paruppukkirai in Tamil.  ...

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  • Bacon Brownies : Heaven on Plate 

    Bacon Brownies : Heaven on Plate 

    Bacon makes everything better. Bacon is God. Atleast as far as I am concerned.  I had first encountered the pairing of Bacon and chocolate in bacon chocolates someone got for ...

  • Gajar Gobhi Shalgam ka achar two ways 

    Gajar Gobhi Shalgam ka achar two ways 

    Winters always mean the sharp punjabi pickles of red carrots, turnip and fresh cauliflower. Every winter freshest of produce would be bought and huge quantities of the pickles would be made ...

  • Weekly Menu : WW0416

    Weekly Menu : WW0416

    And before we know it, January is ending. Still making the most of winter veggies while also packing in lots of proteins, here is your menu for next week. ...

  • Review of Maharaja Mixie & Dahi Masala Recipe

    Review of Maharaja Mixie & Dahi Masala Recipe

    Some time ago, Maharaja Whiteline sent me the Flora Mixer Grinder for a review and evaluation. Honestly, I have always seen Maharaja products in the market but somehow never used ...