chole kulche, Indian street food, Indian bread, kulche recipe

Chola Kulcha @ home

There is something special about chola-kulcha. Be a kid or a grown-up, its a favourite of all! And for me, it instantly …

paanch phoran brinjal, eggplant with bengali panch phoran spices, brinjal recipe

Panch phoran baingan

I can be left alone in my kitchen with an eggplant any day! And I am sure whatever I make will come …

mango souffle, mango dessert, mango mousse, mango recipes

Mango Soufflé

Mango in January!  Ah the joys of living in the southern hemisphere and I am planning to spend May in India ensuring …

aaloo posto vegetarian recipe, bengali aaloo posto recipe, potato dry vegetable, potato with poppy seeds, khuskhus recipe

Aaloo Posto

Aaloo posto is one of the quintessential recipes in a Bengali kitchen. My friend who married into a Bengali family swears by …

homemade bread

Lubanzi Bread

One of the most amazing meals I had during my South africa road trip was the breakfast at lubanzi. The aroma and …

vegetarian moussaka, mousskaa recipe with soya mince, meat free moussaka

Moussaka Magic

Moussaka – I loved the sound of it. I had not heard of it before. It was part of an article I …

Khopra pak, coconut barfi,

Khopra Pak

“Get Khopra pak for me” is what Sikander said when I asked him what did he want from India. I had never …

raw papaya salad, thai green sale, raw mango salad

Raw Papaya salad

I have to admit, I am very lazy when it comes to eating fruits. So often I have given them away. Last …