Monthly Archive: November 2015

Black Rice Loaf Cake 0

Black Rice Loaf Cake

Black rice. I have always found this rice fascinating and I have posted quite a few times with it as the main ingredient. So recently when I was gifted a kilo of the same...

Fish Stew With Chilli Leaves & Winged Beans 0

Fish Stew With Chilli Leaves & Winged Beans

Fish stew with chilli leaves & winged beans If you happen to come by our house you will notice many leaves missing from my chilli plants. The reason is that I have been adding...

Apple & Fig Pie With A Crumble Topping 0

Apple & Fig Pie With A Crumble Topping

Apple & fig pie with a crumble topping Mid-November and the days are turning so pleasant. You don’t want to stay indoors. These past two days I have been busy getting several pots ready...

Winged Bean & Carrot Salad 0

Winged Bean & Carrot Salad

Winged bean & carrot salad Growing winged beans for the first time, I couldn’t wait for my first harvest. And today was the day. There are many blooms on the vine and several tender...

Nut Tart With Caramel 0

Nut Tart With Caramel

Nut tart with caramel With all the nuts that came by way of Diwali gifts, I thought one of the ways of using them up would be in making nut tarts. I had never...

Tendli Talasani/A Dish Of Ivy Gourds 0

Tendli Talasani/A Dish Of Ivy Gourds

Tendli talasani My interest in Konkani food (from the Konkan region in the western coastal belt of Maharashtra, Goa and some northern parts of West Karnataka) developed with the visual feasts that graced the...

Amra Achar 0

Amra Achar

The other day I saw a bunch of hog plums or amra in one of the weekly markets here. I immediately picked up a bunch. I have had this in ripe form when they...

Besan Laddoos 0

Besan Laddoos

Besan laddoos It’s Diwali and it’s the time of the year when sweets and nuts seem to be everywhere. These past few days have been most enjoyable. We’ve been meeting several friends over dinner...

Rainy Day Chicken 0

Rainy Day Chicken

I was going through my drafts and came across this nearly-forgotten post I had written when I was in Delhi in June this year. Decided to post it anyway. Tomorrow I’m making a day-trip...

Pistachio & Cardamom Cake With Rose Petals 0

Pistachio & Cardamom Cake With Rose Petals

The days are getting shorter and our sunsets are looking more dramatic with each passing day. I am starting my first post of November with this extra special cake. Special because I don’t use...