The new year is finally here and well, it is not so new any more. I see resolutions breaking, old habits reverberating and life is back to the grind. As for me, for years I have resisted this whole thing of making resolutions for they are always meant to be broken. I have seen very… Continue reading Picnic Murgi
It has been a beautiful Summer. We enjoyed 3 lovely months of Sunshine, travel and BBQ. So far the seasons here in California have been beautiful. We traveled along the Pacific Coast, picnicked on the shores of Lake Tahoe and even tried our luck in the Casinos of Reno. San Francisco is beautiful during summer.… Continue reading Autumn with Gobi Aloo
Sometimes planning dinner drives me nuts. I do not want to think about it. But I do not want to do a take away either. I am not good with take aways. They always taste blah as far as I care. One of the things I find easy to cook is curry, by curry I… Continue reading Vegan Chickpea curry
There are some dishes, techniques and tastes that have stood the test of time and have been an integral part of our culinary journey. Their tastes have lingered and we are ever so thankful to the chefs, who were the first ever to cook them and diligently passed it down to the generations for us… Continue reading Slow-Cooked Mutton Curry
It has been so long , almost a year since I last blogged,, A lot has happened since then.. I moved 2 continents, worked like anything.. lost a loved one, shifted 2 apartments, the list is never ending.. Well all that is in the past, now its time to get back to living my life… Continue reading Dhaba Style Chicken Curry
We had murgi jhol and bhaath for Sunday dinner and I think I cooked after a long time. Reason P and I were in a car crash, I was the one driving, terrible incident, thankfully non of us were badly injured, just bruises, cuts, sprains a few hours in the hospital we were both out,… Continue reading Mangsho Bhaath
Maacher jhol or fish curry and Bengali are synonymous.. Bengali families are large or they use to be and the food though you would have a variety of spread, it is simple and fish curry is a staple.. The fish goes very well across the generations, men, older men, younger men, children, grandmas, aunties, every body they… Continue reading Fish Curry Mom style… (Maa er Macher Jhol)
Couple of days back, my husband very sweetly volunteered to cook dinner… I had had a hectic day, been up and out and to be honest I had not an ounce of energy left in me let alone drag myself to the kitchen and cook. My husband is actually a decent cook, he knows the basics, more… Continue reading Masterchef Husband..