Chana Masala from the streets of Delhi

My love for Delhi’s street food is well known, and I am forever trying to recreate these dishes at home. I can say without a doubt, that every time I have visited India, I have eaten food from the street vendors on each and every day that I was there. One favourite street food, that […]

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Minty Lemony Baked Courgettes

Boiling, blanching, sauteing vegetables are historically the preferred form of cooking our veggies as the ovens were used more for baking breads and meats. It wasn’t until around the 20th century that the Europeans started baking and roasting vegetables with the meats. But, using a cookie shoot to roast our vegetables is a fairly recent […]

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Corn Roti

Yellow roti, as I grew up calling it, was a family favourite that only my grandma could make perfectly. It’s something I was always apprehensive about cooking myself and I procrastinated for years before I eventually tackled the Yellow roti demon. It wasn’t too bad and once I had the technique perfected, they turned out […]

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Garlic Chipotle Tomato Soup with Sumac Jalapeno Avocado Toast

Distractions in the kitchen create accidental dishes. I was happily boiling a pot of fresh tomato soup when my husband arrived with a box full of fresh groceries. I only sent him out to get some milk, so it was inevitable I was going to receive a bit more than I asked for. Why do […]

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Chipotle Mushroom Tacos

If there’s one thing I find really annoying is coming home to find out the lunch that I had made for everyone the night before has been cleaned off without a morsel left for me. One would think that common sense would prevail, after all, there are only 3 humans living in our family home […]

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