Potatoes with Smoked Salmon, Capers and Dill

Potatoes with Smoked Salmon, Capers and Dill

A modern take on the classic bagel, cream cheese, smoked salmon combination; perfect as party canapes

Mushroom and Sundried Tomato Hummus Toasties

Mushroom and Sundried Tomato Hummus Toasties

On a slightly chilly evening, about two months ago, I sat down with my pen and diary to plan out the blog posts leading up to Christmas. There was so much I wanted to cook and post, especially traditional dishes like roasts, cakes, cookies etc….. And somehow I just never did any of those which [...]

Kidspot #Voicesof2015 Experience + a recipe for Maccher Chop (Bengali style Fish Croquettes)

Kidspot #Voicesof2015 Experience + a recipe for Maccher Chop (Bengali style Fish Croquettes)

If you happen to follow me on any of the social media channels, you would have definitely come across my winning tryst with Voices of 2015 and the amazing experience I had over the last weekend with my blogging tribe. I managed to click a few photographs of the day’s events though picking up the [...]

Chilli Chicken Bites

Chilli Chicken Bites

Yet again, food has opened my world to a whole new bunch of friends in Melbourne. I have been part of a growing food group called ‘Chef at Large’ on Facebook for quite a while now. A couple of months ago, a bunch of us belonging to the group and residing in Melbourne decided to [...]

Barbecue Chicken Wings – a CaLDRON recipe

Barbecue Chicken Wings – a CaLDRON recipe

CaLDRON is a monthly ezine focusing on ‘all things food’ like recipes, wine, restaurants, reviews, hospitality etc... The brain child of Sid Khullar, a self confessed food addict, this ezine is a must read if you are passionately obsessed about food and also to get a ‘well-rounded’ peek into India’s food scene. Sid (along with [...]

Beef Cutlet (Kerala style beef patties with onions and aromatics)

Beef Cutlet (Kerala style beef patties with onions and aromatics)

One of the biggest culinary revelations that I had after moving to Australia was that a ‘cutlet’ is actually a cut of meat. Back in India, cutlets are similar versions of patties and there are several different types, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian. But I am not going to re-name this recipe as the name itself [...]