Panisse: the French fry’s cousin.

I would not have discovered this delicious dish if it wasn’t for my vegetarian roommate, and I am thankful for having tried it out! A local snack served in most cafes in Provençal France. The Panisse is a vegetarian munchie made out of chickpeas! That’s right! Hummus, Channa and Falafel are not the only chickpea…… Continue reading Panisse: the French fry’s cousin.

A healthy snack to sooth the spicy,savoury cravings: Aubergine bites 

Aunergine bites recipe:  1. Peel the skin off and chop into bite size pieces. 2. Marinade in salt and red chilli powder and shallow fry in a pan or bake it based on your preference. I prefer to shallow fry it. Et viola!  So simple, quick and absolutely delicious!  A great snack to satisfy those…… Continue reading A healthy snack to sooth the spicy,savoury cravings: Aubergine bites 

Weekend meal preps turned mid weeks dinner – 1🥘 

I love to cook. I can’t spend an entire  day cooking and that, to me, is a day well spent. I do tend to reserve a good chunk of my weekend deciding and prepping meals for the busy work week ahead. It saves me time on those late nights when I am too tired to…… Continue reading Weekend meal preps turned mid weeks dinner – 1🥘 

A remedy for the flu and soul

I recently came down with the flu and was stuck indoors with a heavy cold and soar throat. I decided to quickly get up and make myself some of my mama’s spicy Rasam. This was and still IS one of my favourite dishes- simple, spicy and finger licking good! I specify on finger licking because…… Continue reading A remedy for the flu and soul

Busy mornings call for unconventional crepe’s

Another one for the busy morning breakfast file. I hold this dish close to my heart as I grew up with it and I’ve loved and learnt to make variations of it ever since. Variations because wheat is such a versatile ingredients and goes well as a sweet or savoury dish. The texture could be…… Continue reading Busy mornings call for unconventional crepe’s

Friends, food and it’s comfort

I am living away from home and recently travelled on a work trip which pushed me further away from home. It was exciting and magical to visit a new country with all its glorious culture(more on that in another story), but I’ve never felt so far away from my safe space, my comfort, my home.…… Continue reading Friends, food and it’s comfort