Cardamom pistachio loaf cake

It is surreal how whiff of a spice can immediately bring back long forgotten childhood memories. As I began to make cardamom powder for this cake in a mortal and pestle (that my mother readily gave away from her kitchen), I was taken back to afternoons of waking up from a nap, watching my mother dress… Continue reading Cardamom pistachio loaf cake

Upalika’s peanut sauce fusilli with veggies

The first time my flatmate Upalika told me she makes pasta in an Asian inspired peanut sauce, I was intrigued. Also I have no idea how I never thought of it before. I couldn’t wait for her to make this pasta for one of our lazy holiday lunches. And she did. And it was honestly… Continue reading Upalika’s peanut sauce fusilli with veggies

Classic Mojito

I absolutely love mixing cocktails for friends and family. There is nothing more heartwarming than having a well-stocked bar to entertain people at home along with some barbecue action happening on the side. If there is one basic drink that is a must have in your cocktail mixing repertoire it has to be a classic mojito.… Continue reading Classic Mojito

The Coffee Cup – A photoseries

There is something absolutely therapeutic about spending quality me time in quaint cafes with a good book and a cup of hot coffee. Even better when the cafe is close home. Coffee Cup is one such place that I head out to, either in company of books or close friends to unwind on lazy weekends.… Continue reading The Coffee Cup – A photoseries