Monthly Archive: December 2015

Sesame Chicken 0

Sesame Chicken

Chicken with sesame seeds and spinach Hello everyone! We got back from our Goan holiday but I was so caught up with my household chores and gardening that I was literally off the face...

Pithia Fish Curry 0

Pithia Fish Curry

Pithia fish curry Fish is such an important part of our diet that fishmongers carry their fresh ware and go house to house selling the day’s catch and usually the stock is sold out....

Mishagi Mudru/Stew Of Sarchochlamys pulcherrima 0

Mishagi Mudru/Stew Of Sarchochlamys pulcherrima

The leaves of Sarchochlamys pulcherrima known as mishagi in Dimasa Sometimes I wish I lived closer to places where I could go a short distance and forage for some seasonal vegetables. Certain vegetables and...

Orange Cake With Raisins & Cranberries 0

Orange Cake With Raisins & Cranberries

My cake sits on a tree stump on the way to visit my mother I had gone on a short trip to visit my mother. Any trip home is accompanied by a few cakes...

Mini Banoffee Pies 0

Mini Banoffee Pies

With a tin of condensed milk in my pantry and the thought of a delicious muffin drizzled with dulce de leche, I had to do something about it. But in the process of creating...

Pumpkin & Chocolate Chip Muffins 0

Pumpkin & Chocolate Chip Muffins

Pumpkin & chocolate chip muffins It’s raining pumpkins again so instead of regular curries and bhajis, I am roasting them and adding them to cakes and muffins. Pumpkins usually come by way of gifts...

Stir-fried Smoked Pork 0

Stir-fried Smoked Pork

Stir-fried smoked pork with winged beans, spring onions & tomato During the cooler months of the year I often smoke meat in my backyard. I haven’t started yet but it won’t be long before...

Bok Phool/Agati Fritters 0

Bok Phool/Agati Fritters

Bok phool fritters There’s nothing like a quick look-around in any bustling market to keep a food blogger ignited. And I checked into the one that’s close to home and I was elated to...

Paneer Quiche With Polenta 0

Paneer Quiche With Polenta

Paneer quiche with polenta Sometimes, for a change, it’s delightful to make a tart shell with polenta rather than spend time making short crust pastry. I wanted to finish off the stock that I...

Khurmani Kofta Curry/Meat balls stuffed with dried apricots 0

Khurmani Kofta Curry/Meat balls stuffed with dried apricots

Khurmani kofta curry with peas pulao When it comes to cooking meat I cannot imagine leaving out onions and garlic but going through a book on Kashmiri cooking in the Saraswat style I came...