A no frills Tomato Soup or Shorba as often called in India. It’s one you will find on the menu of any restaurant that features a ‘soup’ section. Very common and distinctly Indian from its use of spices.
Some days my photography really suffers and today is one such. No matter how much I tried, the photographs refused to come to life. Frustration soon reared its ugly head and I quit trying. Frustration – the enemy that silently creeps in when we are trying so hard at something. He comes in and soon [...]
The past week was a busy, hectic and demanding one with the new blog and other writing commitments. I also went into a ‘cooking overdrive’ trying out and experimenting with different types of dishes and cuisines. And the result - thoroughly burned out by Friday, desperately needing a weekend break from the kitchen. All I [...]
The glorious summer days are over, autumn is here and soon the dull, dark, dreary cold winter months will be upon us. While the rest of the world welcomes spring and summer with garden fresh salads, barbecues and picnic hampers, Aussies are slowly retreating into their hibernous caves with warm hearty soups and slow cooked [...]
I have always been a ‘soup lover’ as long as I can remember. But for a major chunk of my life, satisfied this craving through supermarket-bought instant soups, especially those made by Knorr. Recently, I have started making soups at home and I must say, homemade soups are much more delicious than the store-bought ones. [...]