Pitachio and Basil Burrata

My obsession with Burrataā€™ šŸ˜ Also Iā€™ve been told that I make them taste even better and trust me itā€™s not that hard. This is one of my impromptu Burrata recipes. Also if you donā€™t find Burrata you can also use fresh mozzarella balls šŸ™‚ And whip some fresh cream and use that as a…

Avocado Ceviche

Seems like I managed to keep up with two posts of my salads back to back. Reality is I make a salad everyday but wearing a lipstick and taking photos is definitely not something I manage to do everyday but it definitely helps beat the awful winter lockdown blues! Hereā€™s a #vegansalad RecipeMake a bed of…

Salad Series

Here are a series of Salad recipes that I have been developing. These are very easy but decadent salads and are perfect as a side or your main meal. Ham and Olive Salad This one is quite a decadent salad filled with meat, cheese and gorgeous veggies. Extremely simple to assemble and definitely a perfect…

From food blogging to Calcutta Street – the journey

  Hi everyone! I am so sorry for spending so much time away from my lovely blog that has got me where I am today. I promise to be a regular again (and I mean it this time!). The reason I’ve been so quiet is because I’ve been busy working towards the launch ofĀ my restaurantĀ Calcutta…

Calcutta Street X Jhalmuri Express Durga Pujo Jalsha PopUp

Durga Puja or Sharadotsav is an annual Hindu festival in South Asia that celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess Durga. It refers to all the six days observed as Mahalaya, Shashthi, Maha Saptami, Maha Ashtami, Maha Nabami and Vijayadashami. Durga Puja festival marks the victory of Goddess Durga over the evil buffalo demon Mahishasura. Thus,…

Friday evenings with Calcutta Street at Woodlands

I know I have been MIA (yeah I recently discovered this modern day lingo – Missing in action) but that is because a lot has been happening recently. I went back to Calcutta for the first time after I started Calcutta Street, and I thought it would be a nice idea to film a video…

Calcutta Street Summer Party – Pelt Trader

ā€œSummer afternoonā€”summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.ā€ – Ā I agree with Henry James and what is even better is Saturday Summer Afternoon! We areĀ celebrating 6 months Ā of Calcutta Street with a Summer Party – 1st August, Saturday 12pm – 4 pm at Pelt Trader…

Calcutta Street in The Telegraph – An emotional press coverage

Press coverages are always special but some of them are a tad bit more special than the rest. Couple of weeks back The Telegraph in India featuredĀ a story on Calcutta Street, yes it’s a regular press story but it meant a lot more because of more reasons than one – this is a newspaper that…

Calcutta Street Food Pop Up (Camden)

After a month of running around, stress, promotions and a LOT of cooking finally my first Pop Up was launched at Zensai bar in Camden. I am overjoyed by the response as it was my first pop up and I wasn’t exactly expecting a lot of people to turn up, but to my surprise (an…