Monthly Archives : July 2013

Hint of spice


Muffins are one of those things that I’d love to eat any time during the day. For those of you who’ve been here often you would know my love for muffins and how I prefer them to cupcakes. Most often, these are my 4pm cravings. You know that weird time when you’ve finished lunch some time ago and dinner is…

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Making the best of veggies


The weekends are when I do all the experimenting I can, Monday to Thursday is very simple fare at our place – daal, rice, a vegetable dish and salad for lunch, and a soup and salad for dinner. By the time we are approaching Thursday I already start planning my weekend menus. Most often it is something that features a…

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A book review & a Bengali lunch


You know, it is funny how people sometimes mistake me for being a Bengali! I’m a true-blooded Mangalorean but more often that not, I’ve been asked – Are you Bengali? No I’m not. Having said that I’m also amazed how I’ve been able to understand the language so easily, yes I’ve had Bengali friends but my grasp of the language…

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