Lamb Curry with Haricot Beans

Lamb Curry with Haricot Beans

A delicious lamb curry with haricot beans flavoured with dhansak masala

East Indian Fish Fry

East Indian Fish Fry

Just back after enjoying our first holiday in three years. The past three years had been difficult; finding jobs, settling down etc…that we could hardly take time out for a holiday as a family. But it was time; we all needed a break and so packed our bags for a small trip to Mornington Peninsula. [...]

‘GunPowder’ Prawns

‘GunPowder’ Prawns

Only for a South Indian can ‘gunpowder’ mean something delicious! Gunpowder is a fiery spice blend that often graces the breakfast tables of many South Indian regions. It is usually mixed with ghee/clarified butter or sometimes just vegetable oil and used as a condiment to dosas and idlis (both breakfast staples of the region). Now [...]

Grilled Chicken Drumsticks with Coffee Spice Rub

Grilled Chicken Drumsticks with Coffee Spice Rub

I have an obsessive and passionate relationship with coffee. Though our love affair began only in my mid-20s, it has been a whirlwind one right from the start. I fell hook, line and sinker for this rich, dark beverage without which my day just cannot start. My first ever sip of coffee was at my [...]