potatoes · Vegetarian

Meera Jayaram’s Aloo Sivaganga

One of the best things about food blogging is the recipes one comes across, you get to learn about the type of food, the cuisine, the method of cooking, but most of all you get to share, sharing is an integral part of food, the more we share recipes, the better food we all get… Continue reading Meera Jayaram’s Aloo Sivaganga

aloo dum · potatoes · street food · tomatoes · Vegetables

Aloo Dum from Pritha Sen’s recipe

If there was one vegetable you could vote to be the most useful of the lot, I would say potato. We Indian’s did not invent it, but we Indian’s surely know how to make full use of potatoes, be it bhaji, sabzi, paratha, accompanied in Chicken or Mutton curry or even with cauliflower and best… Continue reading Aloo Dum from Pritha Sen’s recipe

cauliflower · family favourites · fish · potatoes · prawns

Pebor Chingri Dalna (Pebo’s Prawn curry with cauliflower and potatoes)

Every single food has a story associated with it, the ones we eat for the first time, the ones, we would go back to over and over again, sort of a comfort food thing, then there are those we try out of cook books, cuisines from another land with their share of  tales, Finally, there are those… Continue reading Pebor Chingri Dalna (Pebo’s Prawn curry with cauliflower and potatoes)

bengali · kalia · potatoes · prawns

Chingri Kalia

We  moved. After slowly settling down in our new apartment, P demanded “it is time to celebrate and for any Bong, celebration means food and if there is fish  all the better. Time to hit my fishmonger. The guy had some of the gorgeous shrimps, though I have to admit if only they were slightly… Continue reading Chingri Kalia

30 mins or less · mint · potatoes · quick lunch · spicy · tamarind

Jhatpat Khana (quick Lunch)

There are days when you really, do not want to spend time in the kitchen. Even for a person like me who enjoys cooking I need my break.. But when you have a hungry husband who decides to come home for a late lunch, you not only need something plate-full but belly full. But I… Continue reading Jhatpat Khana (quick Lunch)