Ilish Begun (Light Bengali Hilsa Curry with Brinjal)

  If you want to try authentic food in Kolkata, you must definitely try fish dishes. That said, Ilish (Hilsa) dishes are one of the most sought-after dishes. Bengali restaurants in Kolkata often experiment a lot with Ilish dishes. Apart from the rustic Shorshe Ilish, Ilish Paturi, Bhapa Ilish, Aam Ilish or ...Read More

The Great Himalayan Food Expedition at O22, Trident, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Mumbai

  You might have come across many Awadhi, Lucknowi or Konkani food festivals in Mumbai. But how about a Himalayan food festival, with unique flavours from Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Uttarakhand cuisine? Although Kashmiri cuisine is popular, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand have many hidden gems in its cuisine, which remains relatively unexplored. ...Read More

Strawberry Sandesh Tart

    Ahem, foodies. Like a real Bengali, I do believe that there is no such thing as “eating too much of sweets.” If you already tasted a Sandesh or two, you probably would know why this sweet is one of the staples in any Bengali home. And I am sure you ...Read More

Healthy Yogurt and Caramelised Banana Kulfi

    How does everyone feel on a Monday morning? Well, I don’t suffer from Monday blues. Mondays are always the days full of possibilities and these are the days to plan out the whole week. On Mondays, I look the best, after ample rest (and shopping) in the weekends!   Can ...Read More

Stir-Fried Veggies with Prawns

  As you know, I love Asian flavours. In Asian cuisine, veggies are often cooked with prawns: be it in India or China. In doing so, the biggest advantage is that you save time, as you don’t have to make one veggie dish and a protein dish separately. Besides, the vegetables and ...Read More

Tasting the Set Lunch Menu at the Guppy Pop-Up, Olive, Mahalaxmi

  The pop-up trend in Mumbai is fast catching up. Restaurants and chefs from other cities are gearing up to pop-up here for sometime to showcase their best creations. For instance, if you want to try the food and drinks in Delhi’s Guppy by AI, you don’t actually have to travel to ...Read More

Sprout and Red Cabbage Soup

  Happy detox, foodies. If your January feels already wonderful and light, my detox recipes will make it fabulous!   A glass of freshly squeezed lemon juice mixed with warm water taken every day the first thing in the morning is perhaps one of the best and easiest ways to start your ...Read More

Detox Quinoa Salad with Roasted Veggies

If you want to stay fit, lifestyle change is a must. Making smart eating choices is very important. So I have started the year with an array of Detox Recipes. Try these recipes: these will only do good to your body, apart from the fact that these recipes are super easy to ...Read More

Morning Green Smoothie

Hello, beautiful winter morning of January 1, 2015! Today’s morning air is full of happiness, positivity and hope. My first day of this year has begun with good thoughts and attainable resolutions! Since it is a fresh start to everything, what’s better than giving your loved ones the gift of sound health? ...Read More

The Chocolate Factory Ecuador Launch

  Recently, Pro Ecuador, the Institute for the Promotion of Trade and Investment of the country, hosted an event called Experience Ecuador at Shiro, Lower Parel, Mumbai. There was an informative audio/visual presentation to show what Ecuador has in offer for the travellers worldwide and it also showcased other opportunities there. But ...Read More