There have been times when the rain made the window panes hazy with their drops and I have wanted to bite into these. When our backyard looked like a watercolor painting through the bleary glass: unfocussed, washed out and deep deep green that I have evoked that whiff of smell in my memories. [...]
Here is a really easy recipe inspired by the beautiful Thai Basil that is growing in our yard: perfect for a summer grill with a marvelous explosion of flavors.
This is a very easy, no-cook recipe, laden with strong Mediterranean flavors.
I am riding the Harissa wave again. It happens once in a while in my life when I want to using this ravishing condiment in about anything I cook.
Soft, melt in the mouth wadas nestled close together in that bowl he held out to me. “Chaat Masala?” he asked, as he took out that little plastic bottle which held the very essence of street food. I nodded in approval as I stretched out the bowl towards him for him to [...]