Butter Chicken – The Mah...

Apr 29, 2015 by

India. A feast for the senses. Not sure if life will ever be the same. I know, I sound like a bloomin’ tourist – but I...

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Saagwala Lamb – Spinach ...

Jan 9, 2015 by

  Saagwala gosht – or rather, lamb and spinach curry is an absolute must on bone-chilling days. We ate this when we were kids...

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Fall Cosy-Up: Chicken Tagine W...

Nov 12, 2014 by

I will be teaching a class on a Moroccan dish; chicken Tagine. What a great braised dish this is! There are so many variations out...

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Beef Wellington For Stormy Nig...

Feb 17, 2014 by

  Storms, storms, storms!  Enough already. Time to bust out some goodies that are justified on days like this and what could be...

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Cognac Braised Lamb And Pearl ...

Dec 4, 2013 by

Emotionally, what this dish did to me needs no explanation. How could it not. The sweet and savory scent of rosemary and cognac...

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Curry Club 3, Series 1: Lamb B...

Nov 27, 2012 by

  Similar to a mother’s discomfort when asked ‘who is her favorite?’ I feel the same way when asked which of the 4 Curry...

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Meatballs and Magic with Artis...

Aug 21, 2012 by

It was Friday night and there was a tumultuous roar in the air. As we descended from our yellow taxi, the clouds collided only to be...

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The Belgian Machine Gun at Pet...

Jun 14, 2012 by

Like people, nations also possess personality traits. Some are exhibitionists, others are guided by ‘joie de vivre’ and some are...

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British Toad In The Hole

Feb 13, 2012 by

It was a bone chillingly damp day and all I could think of was comfort. After a full on conversation with my friend from London, her...

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Ferran Adria on Peru at the NY...

Oct 15, 2011 by

This month was electric in the Big Apple as New York City opened its doors to the New York Food and Wine Festival. The city became a...

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Bachelor’s Black Book: R...

Aug 22, 2011 by

Today’s Bachelor’s Black Book is an entry that comes directly from source: Mr. Neil Khanna, bachelor, trend setter and...

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Skirt Steak with Chimichurri S...

May 9, 2011 by

For men, the 80′s was a period of buff and brawn. The 90′s dotcom guy was somewhat geeky and overall non-descript but...

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Biryani – Just Like My G...

Apr 5, 2011 by

Every family has a grandma, nonna, nani, dadi, abuela, generally a cute and plump ball of love with a collapsed smile when the...

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Wok Fried Lamb

Feb 1, 2011 by

Jared, an old and dear friend of my brother’s, spent many vacations at our house in London during their college years (trekking...

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Cottage Pie

Jan 11, 2011 by

It is a popularly held belief that the British cannot cook. Whenever I mention British food amongst my most favored cuisines, I...

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Mint & Honey Lamp Chops

Aug 30, 2010 by

Last Monday I decided to swan around Union Square farmers market. It was a magical afternoon surrounded by the gifts of nature. With...

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Soiree Sikanderi Raan (Roasted...

Jul 11, 2010 by

Last week, we finally had Fran and Stephania over for dinner. It was a special evening honoring a couple of things: integrity and how...

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