Article Kashmiri Travel Uncategorized

Kashmir – A Winter Wonderland

The past four years have been pretty amazing for me travel wise. I’ve been to places I’d never thought I would go to. I visited Jordan way back in 2015; Amsterdam in 2016; Italy (along with a short stop at Frankfurt) in 2017; Delhi-Agra-Amritsar…

May 10, 2019
Article Asian Cuisines Travel

Exploring Vietnam

Like most international vacations, our planning started with Europe. But somehow, amongst visa interview dates, proper documentation and a myriad of other issues, we finally found ourselves looking at traveling to a South-East Asian country. And of course, there isn’t a dearth of choices…

December 10, 2018
Article Italian Travel

Why Visit Verona…

I remember walking down a cobbled street looking around at the small boutique shops on either side of the road, marveling at how old these streets were – that the Romans probably trod on those very roads centuries ago, and there I was –…

September 5, 2017
Article Food Trail Travel

A Food Feast in Old Delhi

I haven’t posted in 5 months – and what is better than starting with a post on this epic trip. Be prepared for a long-ish post full of delicious food! It was a cold, foggy morning when Ishaaq & I arrived at Chawri Bazaar…

May 13, 2017
Article Uncategorized

Culinary Blunders

There is a dark side to a culinary blogger's life - we try out recipes and many a times we fail (sometimes miserably). And our families are subjected to the results. See the cover pic - doesn't it look gorgeous - that burnished caramelised…

August 29, 2016
Article Chef Uncategorized

Get Sharp with the Right Knife

So here’s the deal: Dull knives are the biggest kitchen hazards – more so than hot oil or an open flame. I've been to the kitchens of so many relatives and friends, and their knives are so dull that it is extremely hard to…

May 22, 2016