Thai Master Class at Baan Tao Hyatt Pune

Thai Master Class

Before I start writing about this, I want to take a moment to recognize a milestone. I just published 250 blog posts on This is the 251st. For some reason, I never celebrate(d) any blogging milestones, but this blog has come a long way since it started in 2008. There were times when I… 

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SunGold Kiwifruit Gulab Jamun – Step by Step Recipe

Kiwifruit Gulab Jamun

Kiwifruit is one of the fruits that we see almost year round, but not many people are familiar with it. Rich in Vitamin C, the Green Kiwifruit is sweet and tart with some black seeds scattered like confetti which give a nice crunch. I love scooping it out with a spoon and eating it straight,… 

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Four Points by Sheraton, Pune presents Flavors from South

Four Points Sheraton Pune

‘Flavors from South’ is truly the culinary experience of the different regions of South India. Grab the chance to taste some authentic South Indian cuisine from the heart of India at this one of a kind food festival from July 18-July 26 at the Four Points by Sheraton, Pune. Four Points by Shertaon is one… 

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Paneer Satay with Peanut Satay Sauce – Step by Step Recipe

paneer satay

Hello my friends. After a back breaking June, I promised to have some fun posts in July. And here I am with everyone’s favorite bar-be-cue! It is the month of Ramadan and Iftar parties and Iftar food walks are being talked about. There is not much vegetarian food here, other than the phirnis or sweets…. 

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Eggless Mango Cashew Pancakes – YUM!

Eggless Mango Cashew Pancake

Eggless Mango Cashew Pancakes are sure to become a permanent item on your breakfast menu. Pancakes, flapjacks, hot cakes or whatever you call them are a very popular American breakfast item. Actually, they are so filling that you can eat them any time of day or night. I do! As you regular readers know, I… 

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Daal Shorba – 5 Ingredient Zero Oil Recipe

Daal Shorba

Daal Shorba is the last recipe in our #30daysofdaal series. I can’t believe I am saying this. Yay! Daal is one of the most prized pantry or grocery items in India. It provides some essential proteins for the vegetarian diet. It is also expensive! I have tried to remark on the social/ cultural significance of… 

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