Sindhi Kadhi and Aloo Tuk

My exposure to Sindhi food started quite early, as I had many Sindhi classmates in school. Weekend lunch invitations to their homes gave me an opportunity to have what have now become two of my favourite Sindhi dishes, Dal Pakwan and Sindhi Kadhi. One of my classmates’ parents even invited our family over for a […]

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Zucchini and Potato Pancake

This is one of those many recipes in my folder that I had discovered years ago (unfortunately cannot remember the source) and have served me well when I have to think of cooking something simple. We try to keep dinners carb free, so something like this pancake or the spinach & corn bake or eggplant […]

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Aloo Paratha

When it comes to comfort food, nothing beats fresh, piping hot aloo parathas. My mom first taught me how to make these, and after a while, it became my thing to make for Sunday or holiday lunches. This is also possibly my dad’s favourite dish, and if left to him, he might want to have […]

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Street food – Dabeli pav

I have to admit, that I had never eaten Dabeli Pav till a trip to Mumbai this year when I finally decided I had to try it. I have al ways been a huge of Pav Bhaji (soft bread with a spicy & tangy potato, tomato and onion mash) and generally seen Dabeli as a […]

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Mutton chops

As shallow as it sounds, a very large part of my devotion during Durga Pujo was centered around the food – the bhog-er khichudi (rice and lentils cooked together with vegetables – that description does it no justice) in the morning and the various non-vegetarian snacks in the evening. And the king of those snacks […]

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