Its been a long separation from food ~ A recipe for Burmese Khow Suey

This blog has seen more restaurant reviews in the last 6 months than in all the 8 years that I have been writing it. I think it is safe to say that I have lost my cooking / writing mojo. My blog always gave me joy. A space to document what I cook at home … Continue reading Its been a long separation from food ~ A recipe for Burmese Khow Suey

{Vegan MoFo 2013} Kerala Style Vegetable Ishtu Recipe

Kerala Style Vegetable Ishtu is the perfect accompaniment to Paalappam. It is a classic breakfast dish. The vegetable ishtu is a medley of vegetables simmered in the naturally sweet coconut milk. There is no holy grail in recipes and each one does what they like best. I have blogged a recipe for Ishtu earlier when … Continue reading {Vegan MoFo 2013} Kerala Style Vegetable Ishtu Recipe

Masala Vada Curry ~ Paruppu Vadai Curry

This one is a firm favorite when we eat out at Tamizh or Chettinadu places (I know they are not interchangeable words, but I am trying to keep it simple here) I always thought it was impossibly laborious to first make the vadais and then the curry. A few weeks ago, my MIL sent us some paruppu … Continue reading Masala Vada Curry ~ Paruppu Vadai Curry

Beat the Heat Series ~ Insalata Caprese with Basil Pesto

So the summer in hyderabad is fully upon us on its way out (which must tell you how long this post sat in drafts) and as always, I have a reputation to keep and whining to do... remarkably this year tho, I handled the heat much better than the Kman... he was  whining more than me, … Continue reading Beat the Heat Series ~ Insalata Caprese with Basil Pesto