Category Archives: Summer

Pahari Aloo Khatta

Pahari Aloo Khatta

“Chandramukhi ke nie tor mar ei fascination agey janle ami I kichu ekta kortam”, said baba sheepishly! I could not have missed the twinkle in his eyes or the smile in the corner of his lips. For those of you who don’t follow Bengali, he was worried about my mom’s growing fascination towards Chandramukhi. AndContinue Reading

Easy Egg Biryani Recipe

Easy Egg Biryani Recipe

  A big part of my existence is Food Nostalgia. A lot of what I cook evokes memories, of course, good ones. Birthdays, anniversaries or any special occasion worth celebrating has me dish out a few classics I grew up on. Last weekend, it was my birthday. Now I cook even on my birthday. IContinue Reading

Mango Chili Tamarind Shrimp Pastry Bites

Mango Chili Tamarind Shrimp Pastry Bites

    The term Amuse-Bouche always appealed to me. Single, bite-sized hors d’oeuvres! How cool is that? Small bites with intense flavors and textures that are just perfect to get the conversation started. My summer entertaining is incomplete without these.      I choose to keep the flavor profile of these small bites quintessentially tropical aroundContinue Reading