Get paid to travel and write an Asian cook book!

A big shout out to all my fellow foodies! What if someone paid you to go anywhere in Asia and research for your own cookbook? Sounds too good to be true? Well Asia House hosts The Yan-Kit So Memorial Award for every year to assist armature chefs (like me and you, if you are also…

The Last Secret Supper Club

What would be your last supper? This is a question I never thought about till I attended The Last Secret Supper Club thanks to Lauren for inviting me. Eating out has always been an important part of people’s life but in the last few years it has suddenly gone top of the charts even before gigs and rock…

Upma – South Indian Breakfast

‘Eat your breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a beggar’ – All Indian’s take this sentence very seriously, which is why breakfast in all parts of India tends to be a very heavy meal. I am a big fan of South Indian food because it’s not just very tasty but…

Camp Food Chronicles – Guest Post by Vahishta Mistry

Vahishta Mistry is a traveling foodie, who quit his job, sold his house and is currently backpacking and blogging his way across the US, Central and South America. I recently spent about ten days camping in Utah, and every meal I had was on a bonfire – so I thought I’d do a quick guest post showing…

The True Indian Cuisine captured by Rick Stein

Rick Steine Show When ever I hear the word ‘Curry’ used to describe Indian Cuisine it really makes me very upset and irritated because Indian Food is so much more than curry! I have had millions of discussions with friends here where I tried to explain them what Indian food is all about. Rick Stein…

Yelping it up!

There have been some major changes in my life in the last 5 months, which is why I did not get any time to update this blog! Thankfully they are all good changes 🙂 I am now the Community Manager for Yelp Manchester ! Thanks to this new job I have been eating out a…

Palak Paneer

http://vimeo.com/57079364 This is a video of me cooking one of my favorite dish Palak Paneer that I made with my friend Daniel as an experiment! The recipe is already there in my previous post! 🙂 Hope you like it and let me know your thoughts! Always open to suggestions!

Palak Paneer (Indian Cottage Cheese with Spinach)

Firstly Merry Christmas to everyone, I didnt quite have a merry christmas as I was coughing and popping antibiotics all through and my plan of cooking great food everyday hence was kind of ruined! I finally started feeling better yesterday so thought of making some healthy treat for myself and making those nasty greens taste…

Cabernet-Pomegranate Braised Beef Short Ribs (Guest Post)

Anthony, my new blogger friend very kindly offered to write a guest post for my blog, I hope you enjoy this post because I surely did! 🙂 So, we’re still here. Today is December 22, 2012 and not only am I still here, but there still exist plenty of people to read what I’m typing. Our world…

Bhapa Chingri ( Steamed Prawns)

This is a traditional Bengali recipe, from eastern India. This is one of those rare dishes which you will never find in Indian restaurants specially in the UK, infact it is hard to find this dish even in restaurants in other parts of India except West Bengal (Kolkata). I stole this recipe from my mom…