My team member at work is off to Kolkata for a holiday and guess what, my first reaction was a request to bring back a box of the customary Bengali "Sandesh" .How I love to relish them. "Sandesh", the erthswile Bengali sweet, is synonymous with the...

  Gajar ki halwa,twisted to Gajar ki kheer.The same ingredients but a unique taste.And i love the kheer version much more then the halwa.Every person until now  savoring this  has raved about this recipe and most often carried my  recipe back home with them..That's the strength of...

Am writing this post even as I am relishing a delicious bite of my mom"s most amazing homemade  "Ghila Pithas"  .This is more of a cultural festive sweet then anything else and has base  ingredients which need to be strictly adhered to for the perfect taste and texture. No...

Have you ever tried converting your starter into a maincourse entree???Well, I just did and it was quite a feat ...

It's time I guess that I introduce some receipes brought and born out of my own culture(Assamese cooking) before my friends, relations bury me for not having mentioned even a single receipe conceived out of my roots, the culture that I belong too..and before they diabolically start ignoring my blog for...

Continuing from my trailing post(methi malai matar),this one is the second in my list of methi dishes(the leaves which I had to finish before they rot)..Methi(fenugreek leaves) chicken it is. While the methi malai matar had cream as a camouflazing element to mellow down the bitterness, methi chicken does...

  I was intrigued. A dash of cream???.yes, confirmed the Maharaj.Imbued by his expertise,I left like an excited kid convinced in my head that finally I will master the art of making the perfect Gatte Ki Sabji. No ,this is not a script of a kingdom tale that you...

Arabic Chicken Pulao is a mild version of Pulao with the dominating flavor of whole spices .I am always amazed at how many ways there are to cook rice,especially even amongst Indians we cook rice in myriad ways, each recipe almost the same way albeit...

Finally!! my own blog with my self created recipes. Having contemplated it for months now,  with little less work pressure currently, I can concentrate on penning down about something that’s passionately been one of my stress busters and my hobby all along since childhood ie cooking.However...