Tangy Tomato Rice

Tomato Rice… this tangy, one-pot recipe is a breakfast/lunch/dinner staple in any South Indian household. No side dishes necessary, you can enjoy the best of it with just the papadum or raita and an equally tangy sour pickle. Gosh! My tastebuds have got the goose-bums already 😛  It used to be a tiffin-regular of my…

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Haleem

Haleem is a Pakistani delicacy, best enjoyed with a group. Why? Coz the amount of patience and efforts you put in this recipe is worth sharing with more than just one . I had cooked mine for a family get-together and it earned me a whole lot of brownie points. There is no chopping business here.…

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How To Peel A Kiwi

Summer fruits are a treat, and even more than that, they are a nice and quick escape from the scorching heat. Kiwi is one such fruit, which is very tasty and full of vitamins C and K, and is best enjoyed chilled. However, the fibrous skin that covers the delicious green fruit can be a…

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Geishas

Originally posted on Kyoto:
Geishas compared with a Maiko/Geisha apprentice is less showy. A Geisha kimono is usually a strong base color with a simple design and subtle patterns based on scenes from nature or traditional Japanese themes, according to the seasons. Similarly, the Obi / cloth around his waist, as most tend to be…

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Shiv Sagar Restaurant, Juhu

Shiv Sagar is every veggie’s delight. The location of this restaurant is what makes you come here for more. It is bang opposite the famous Juhu beach. I’ve been a regular at Shiv Sagar since more than a decade and I still enjoy the same routine – fill my tummy with the veg delicacies served here…

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Mumbai Metro – A Joyride

Mumbai Metro is the talk of the town these days. Built to reduce traffic congestion in this severely over-crowded city, it also supplements the existing railway line. The Mumbai Metro has become a pride of all us Mumbaikars. The system began its operations from 8th June. 3 weeks and I was yet to experience this…

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Shanghai Streets, Bhandup

I am a die-hard fan of Chinese cuisine. Even a humble egg or veg fried rice satiates my gut. Mumbai boasts of an array of Chinese restaurants. They are so widespread that you make a phone call and you are devouring Chinese at home. There is surely a vast difference between the restaurants that serve…

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