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  • Coconut Chicken Soup; Tom Khai Kai

    Coconut Chicken Soup; Tom Khai Kai

    Bangkok is a very interesting city. It reeks of a character which tells stories. To me the word vibrant best describes it. It is truly like the capital of a kingdom. There is something ancient about the feel of the

    November 10, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post

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  • Cream Kadai Chicken

    Cream Kadai Chicken

    Anecdote Sharmita and I are actually quite poles apart. The main difference is that she is slim and trim, ahem, let’s not go that way about yours truly. We almost never agree on movies. We also most often disagree on

    October 10, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

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  • Testimonials

    Testimonials

    Thanks for the awesome food as usual…Bhavna Rawlley, 25th October 2014 *********** The rabri rasgullas were such a hit! And all the food was really yum.. Thanks!! ….Manisha Kansra Kapoor, 19th October 2014 *********** Abhinanda, the food was very good.

    September 24, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

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  • Food blogging as a career option

    Food blogging as a career option

    A speak at sparc a change on food blogging as a career option. Sparc a change is a ngo that works with kids who study in bmc schools. This ngo arms the children with tutorial help in English, Math and other life skills. We discussed the whys and hows of food blogging which can facilitate […]

    December 18, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Cookery festivals in VIVA 9

    Cookery festivals in VIVA 9

    On 22nd, 23rd and 25th November 17 peppercorns was comissioned to conduct the cookery festivals in VIVA 9 which is the cultural festival of Vibgyor High school. Children from different grades signed up for the hands on cooking session. Grades in early secondary learnt how to make savoury dishes like quesadillas, trifle pudding and pillow […]

    December 2, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Lemon Parsley Smoked Paprika Chicken

    Lemon Parsley Smoked Paprika Chicken

    oday I tossed up a lemon parsley smoked paprika chicken. But first let me tell you about my friend Shirin’s mom who lives in Bayswater, London on top of a Waitrose store. Everything about Aunty Krishna is a sweet picture. At mid eighty she remains spirited and keeps a quaint little flat. There are cheerful […]

    November 10, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Khandvi Salad

    Khandvi Salad

    Often we have Indian food on a menu and we are racking our brains for an accompanying salad. Cucumber-tomato-onion-coriander leaves finely chopped or “cuchumbur” seems to be the only option. Then it seems so hackneyed. Yet so refreshing, so classic. But then there is something a bit daily about it. Recently, Sharoon messaged that she […]

    September 19, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Chilli Prawn Oil

    Chilli Prawn Oil

    Bengalis are less divided by caste or economic standing than they are by being ‘Bangaal’ or ‘Ghoti’. There is no SOBO vs Suberb or NCR vs New Delhi positioning in people’s minds in Kolkata. But there is this refugee from East Bengal even if the family has crossed borders before 1947 versus the homegrown gentry […]

    September 18, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Chemmeen Ularthiyathu

    Chemmeen Ularthiyathu

    I can view stretch marks on my thighs…. Huh! What? This came into my whatsapp inbox the other day. The lanky bordering on thin fifteen year old boy sent it to me just before his ICSE Biology paper. From his room to mine. Like that Beatles song, with love from me to you. Do something! […]

    April 7, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Mango Chilli Fish

    Mango Chilli Fish

    This morning Jeet was informing us about the leadership session talks that he enjoyed last evening at a media event. Daniel Pink, Gary Kristen, Prahlad Kakkad….discussions, anecdotes, cook-alongs were the topics in the flow of the conversation. It somehow meandered to a debate on overcoming fears, the why and how of it. Of course, first […]

    April 7, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post

  • 4th February 2017 Food partner at the Kala Ghoda Arts Festivals,Studio Potters Market

    4th February 2017 Food partner at the Kala Ghoda Arts Festivals,Studio Potters Market

    Peppercorns was invited to food partner the inauguraton of the Studio Potters Market at the Kala Ghoda Arts festival 2017 for the second time. It was a lovely winter morning. Potters displayed their art and they hailed from corners ifvthe country. The event was announced open with the blow of a terracotta conch from Bishnupur. […]

    February 23, 2017 | 0 comments | View Post