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Kharvas

The very mention of Kharvas invokes a strong sense of nostalgia and refreshes childhood memory for me. This delicately flavored pudding, which is made in parts of Maharashtra and Karnataka … Continue reading

January 17, 2017 · 4 Comments

Cranberry Cake with a warm butter sauce

I was introduced to this traditional American Christmas bake by Laura, my professor’s wife; at the University of Missouri, while I was a grad student there. This one is a … Continue reading

December 15, 2016 · 2 Comments

Restaurant Review: J1, Ghole Road, Pune

Ever since I first saw that ‘opening soon’ signboard at the spot which was previously occupied by Papa John’s pizza; my curiosity peaked as to what was coming up there. … Continue reading

December 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Restaurant Review: Oriental Connexions, Shivajinagar.

Oriental Connexions at the E-Square hotel in Shivajinagar, occupies the spot which was previously occupied by All Stir Fry. It still has a oriental menu, along with a customizable work … Continue reading

November 26, 2015 · 2 Comments

Chirote in a cinnamon and orange zest syrup with Vanilla ice-cream and orange-reduction sauce

I was not a big fan of desserts while growing up, I still like them only on moderation; but there was one traditional Maharastrian dessert which my grandmother and mother … Continue reading

November 24, 2015 · 1 Comment

Winter Vegetables Soup

Winter hasn’t set in yet, and my city is still sweltering in the October heat. But a few hectic days of travel and sudden changes in weather later; I found … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Korean Meal experience at Arirang Korean Guest House

I am quite fond of food from South-East Asian countries; the probable reasons being that a lot of ingredients used are quite similar to Indian cuisine, a lot of ingredients … Continue reading

October 21, 2015 · Leave a comment