Four home bakers to watch out for..

Four home bakers to watch out for..

Over the last few months, or even year, there have been quite a few home chefs and home bakers who have emerged, surprising us with their fare. Some create just one kind of dish/dessert, while others are whipping out an entire menu and putting together hampers that...
Fine Dining brought home…Part I

Fine Dining brought home…Part I

“If the mountain will not come to Muhammad, then Muhammad must go to the mountain”.. what is the point of this quote here? well, read on… March 22nd, we have a full lockdown and since then we have been in some form of lockdown or the other, atleast...
Pizza from JK Pizzeria, Chennai

Pizza from JK Pizzeria, Chennai

Imagine biting into a thin crust that is oozing with flavours and the cheese is so rich and decadent? So inviting right? Well, that is exactly how the Supreme Veg pizza from JK Pizzeria was.. I kid you not.. Yesterday for lunch, we had their pizza and it was divine....
Fine Dining brought home…Part I

Travel & food- Part I

It is no secret that I love to travel, and I have been fortunate to travel quite a bit over the last couple of years. In fact, it is a running joke among my friends – every time I am going away, I am quite cryptic, and don’t reveal the destination till I...
Experiment with foods – Noodles with veggies

Experiment with foods – Noodles with veggies

Over the years, have learnt to play around with food- textures, flavours, build layers.. I know all this sounds like something you hear on a TV cookery show, but that’s how it is. Take any of the dishes made at home- be it the regular Dal, sambar, kari, or any...
Chettinad Food festival at Ayna, The Hilton, Chennai

Chettinad Food festival at Ayna, The Hilton, Chennai

The first thing that catches my eye is a metal Pallankuzhi [a game that I used to play with my grandma & great grandma] board where each slot has a different spice . I beam with a big smile, and then I see the Baranis [that are used at home to store rock salt,...