Harrira – Mama SadiaR...

Nov 7, 2010 by

A few years back, I worked with this a gorgeous, charming and extremely talented lady called ‘Kamar’. A mentor, big sister and...

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Fish and Chips – The Bee...

Nov 2, 2010 by

Friday night for a while was fish and chip night at our house. Why? Because fish and chips, gastro sovereignty of Great Britain, has...

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Risotto with Pancetta & G...

Oct 24, 2010 by

Today I made a risotto. I have always contemplated making this dish as I peruse the grocery aisles and then ‘incorrectly’ remind...

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Kung Pao Chicken

Oct 17, 2010 by

So there I was on this gorgeous Friday afternoon last week at the food magnet of an event: the NY food and wine festival. I was...

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Warm Hearty Chicken Stew

Oct 10, 2010 by

There are definitely moments of nippiness being experienced by people in the North Western part of the world. Perhaps a little...

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Tasty Cauliflower Cheese

Oct 3, 2010 by

My mum is here from London and the minute she lands in NY my nostalgia of London comes gushing in. She has just come back from her...

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Asian Inspired Sea Bass

Sep 27, 2010 by

I have always admired a friend of mine called ‘Juhi Singh’ for her many talents. Achieving so many things in a day, I am...

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Simple Sweet Italian Sausage P...

Sep 19, 2010 by

I write today’s entry with much restraint. There is so much I want to share with you about a discovery I made this week but am...

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Quick and easy Tiger Prawn Sal...

Sep 12, 2010 by

The weather is beginning to crispen in NY and whilst many of us have had enough of this heat, the thought of the summer coming to an...

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Shiso & Scallion Tapenade...

Sep 5, 2010 by

Somebody at the farmers market recently introduced me to Shiso leaves and scallion micro greens. Breaking off the respective leaves,...

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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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Southern Indian Corn on the Co...

Aug 23, 2010 by

Walking around NY, one can’t help but notice all the ‘corn’ sold at the various fruit and vegetable stands. As a child, I...

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Repentless Exotica – Cev...

Aug 16, 2010 by

In another couple of weeks the weather will cool down and we will take the warm welcoming hand of high calorie comfort food to get...

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Causa…. The Peruvian Sum...

Aug 9, 2010 by

Last summer, my brother got married to Alexandra. He made us wait for many years and finally the day came when he decided that he...

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‘Pasta Al Fresco’

Aug 1, 2010 by

                        The past few days, I have felt like my palate...

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More Than Burgers On The Barbe...

Jul 25, 2010 by

Who likes barbecues here?? No, really, apart from the social aspect, who really likes what they are eating?? Throwing down a few...

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Tabouleh at Film Screening Nig...

Jul 18, 2010 by

Last month, there was a lot of buzz and excitement in the family. Nitin Madan (my brother in-law) released his first movie –...

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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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