Egg Curry

Posted mostly on borders or away from the main cities and hence limited access to fresh vegetables, our home was always stocked up on eggs. And that’s how egg curry was cooked atleast once a week. My fondest memory associated with egg curry was at Namdapha Tiger Reserve in Arunachal Pradesh. It was a taskContinue reading “Egg Curry”

Pudina Murgh/Mint Chicken

The human brain is marvelous but sometimes it malfunctions. What with all the nerves, synapses, memories, etc. it holds. To add to the mumbo jumbo, we fauji(defense) families move home every two years. So this is the story of the human brain(read my muddled up brain) & the best pudina chicken I ever had. IContinue reading “Pudina Murgh/Mint Chicken”

Safed Maas

A rich culture, lots of colors, welcoming hearts and a tradition of great food are synonymous with Rajasthan. My father being in defense services and family staying in Rajasthan, growing up I had the privilege of spending a lot of time in Jaisalmer, Barmer and Jaipur or let’s just say enough to make me fallContinue reading “Safed Maas”

Butter Chicken – Low Cal

Butter chicken was never a favorite at home because of the slight sweet taste it has. But when you are in North India you just cant avoid it. I got to explore butter chicken while working in Delhi. Every team outing will have butter chicken on the menu! At home this is still a rareContinue reading “Butter Chicken – Low Cal”

Spaghetti Agilo E Oilo With Sausages

One of my hobbies is to keep trying to make my toddlers birthday menu interesting and fun for kids. It’s like a constant project that I keep working upon. The planning for next birthday starts as soon as one gets over! I like to make the food colourful, attractive and keeping the taste simple soContinue reading “Spaghetti Agilo E Oilo With Sausages”

Nimbu Murgh/ Lemon Chicken

I tasted this tangy chicken at Urban Tadka in Mumbai. Highly recommended by my cousin, Urban Tadka was a stone’s throw away from his place. I still remember the perfect dose of tanginess and the velvety texture of their signature dish. It became a standard practice for my cousin to get this chicken whenever heContinue reading “Nimbu Murgh/ Lemon Chicken”