When the buttermilk possibilities are endless…

May 1, 2021 0 Comments

Plain, spiced or flavoured, the ways to enjoy a glass of buttermilk are almost as diverse as India’s tastebuds Mention the word buttermilk, and fans of this common pro-biotic drink will begin gushing. Especially during summer, it is hard to find anyone who would refuse a glass. Buttermilk or chaas is the go-to-drink in many …

How I learnt to make the perfect Ottu Shavige

April 23, 2021 0 Comments

‘My ottu shavige dreams were rarely indulged, until I got married, and took notes from my mother-in-law’ As I effortlessly unmoulded the steaming hot rice cones on to the shavige press without having to run a knife along the sides of the tumbler, my husband quipped, “So, you are quite a pro now.” I was …

Flights of fancy

March 12, 2021 0 Comments

Far from the unappetising, cardboard-like taste of airline food served on board today, flying in the 80s and early 90s initiated a budding gourmand into a world of delicious delicacies in the sky Source