Category Archives: Recipes


The Indian Tradition of Baking Cakes for Christmas

Hello on the first day of 2016 ! Wishing you good health and contentment and a very Happy New Year ! This was meant to be posted before Christmas but wasn’t. But you know what they say- better late, etc, … Continue reading

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A chilled roasted green mango drink

Hello, all ! Yes, I know I had disappeared for quite sometime! I was actually inside the winding corridors of a government Post Graduate Hospital in Lucknow for a surgery my husband had to undergo. With the good wishes and … Continue reading

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All Vegetarian–peas and mushroom in white curry

My friend Anita learnt some of her cooking from a famous chef of Mughlai (of the Mughal kings’ courts in India)food from Lucknow, Sakhawat. Indirectly. Anita’s sister’s cook, Ramdatt had worked with Sakhawat and had mastered the art of cooking … Continue reading

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Authentic Moroccan Tagine

I recently watched Casablanca. You can’t get more classic than that ! And my mind is full of Ingrid Bergman and Morocco! ┬áThen, of course, there is my friend Mounia , the wife of the Ambassador of Morocco, in her … Continue reading

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