Tandoori & Lemongrass Pork ๐ŸŽ‹๐Ÿท

So this one has a backstory. Itโ€™s safe to say that a good percentage of my brain works on what to eat next ๐Ÿ˜น. I am also thankful for the like-minded people in my life who donโ€™t mind talking about food! It all started last week when a friend and I were chatting about his…… Continue reading Tandoori & Lemongrass Pork ๐ŸŽ‹๐Ÿท

Life in a Fable ๐Ÿ“š

A Sunday stroll from the movie theatre took us to a lovely restaurant in Juhu called Fable. Fable is a beautifully decorated complete with recycled materials- old windows, lamps, refurbished furniture and of course, true to its name- recycled novels and fairytale books. ๐Ÿ“š Friendly staff and a continental menu made up primarily of Italian…… Continue reading Life in a Fable ๐Ÿ“š

Goan chorizo pulao ๐Ÿ›

I have been eating Goan chorizo all my life- as a marinade for a chicken, sautรฉed with vegetables or in a gravy, accompanied with a pao or even dal and rice. But i was only recently introduced to the chorizo pulao!! There are a good number of pulao recipes that were passed down to me,…… Continue reading Goan chorizo pulao ๐Ÿ›

Spicy Cornflakes Chivda ๐ŸŒฝ

Iโ€™m all for cornflakes, yogurt and honey as a breakfast option but Iโ€™m also for a spicy cornflakes mixture to accompany my evening chai. This is an easily available snack found in most local grocery stores in India but itโ€™s an even easier snack to make yourself. Iโ€™m often reminded of my grandmum sitting by…… Continue reading Spicy Cornflakes Chivda ๐ŸŒฝ

Homemade snacks: Chaat

Chaat: a savoury snack served from food stalls in India. Chaat contains a little bit of everything, fresh vegetables, sweet, spicy & tangy sauces, fresh yogurt and a whole lotta crunch! The monsoons have struck with full effect and so I decided to stay in and make this chaat with a couple of basic ingredients.…… Continue reading Homemade snacks: Chaat

Hibiscus tea / Rosello

Hibiscus tea/ Rosello ๐ŸŒบ A friend of mine made the hot tea once and Iโ€™ve been meaning to try it ever since. I got the beautiful petals for the tea from the @thefarmersstore in Bandra. Iced hibiscus tea Recipe: โ€ข I boiled a teaspoon of the petals in a little more than half a litre…… Continue reading Hibiscus tea / Rosello