Asafoetida, Hing, பெருங்காயம் – An everyday spice

Hing, Asafoetida

Read all about Asafoetida, Hing, பெருங்காயம் which is an everyday spice in most South Indian homes. My mother is very loyal to L.G Hing 🙂

Kadamba Saadam – My Mother-in-law’s Signature dish

Amma (my mother-in-law) was a great cook – if there ever was a Masterchef competition for only South Indian vegetarian food when she was alive, she would have won it easily. She could make the same vegetable every single day of the week and each day it would taste different. There are several relatives of … Read more

South Indian food + Bengali sweets = ISB dinner

Yesterday we had the NCR ISB classmates over for dinner and what an interesting evening it turned out to be ! I had initially said that we will not have children coming over as our house is not exactly child-friendly … A lot of furniture have sharp ends and except for us no other form … Read more