malabar spinach/basale

    Many a times we go ga ga over exotic veggies but we in India with moderate climate are blessed with so much produce that is exotic to all . Like the humble malabar spinach/ceylon spinach/poi leaves/basale that grow in abundance in our backyards….

Indianising the dulce-de-leche fudge squares

If theres something I love its trying new foods and its quite an experience trying to recreate and experience the various stages of transformation the ingredients go through to bloom into the dish you enjoy. The pleasure of anticipation quite hieghtens the dramatic climax dont…

Black salt-the cooling spice

  Well its cold and rainy and I am on the way home chilled to my boots. And while I am waiting in the traffic jam I am yearning for a good soup to warm me up inside out. And I promise myself it will…