The Date and Tamarind Chutney is an essential part of the cuisine, especially in central and northern regions of India. One cannot think of the lip smacking street foods without this particular chutney. It is blended with a unique taste which is often not easy to describe; sweet, tangy and spicy combines [...]
This is an old recipe, revived, bringing in tides of nostalgia.
A recipe that strongly arouses memories of my childhood days with my grandparents. A grandpa immersed in books and a grandma who I like to associate with having a black wooden bureau adorned with wrought iron lions handles. I would like [...]
This sauce is the secret behind the fantastic flavors of the Indo-Chinese cuisine. This is a treasured recipe, almost a secret: close to my heart, close to my family and practically resides in a treasure box.
Sweet tart unripe mango blends with the fresh mint and the earthy garlic in this salsa. It also speaks everything about the summer time.Summer in indeed upon us, but a very pleasant one so far. The overcast sky, cool drizzles and soft rays of the sun have made it the most [...]
While the term “chutney” is observed upon as a condiment by the rest of the world, it plays a quite different role in Bengali cuisine. Chutney is an essential part of the multi-course Bengali meal. It is not a condiment, and it is not to be paired with meat or cheese. The [...]