Archive for March, 2016

Kerala Mutton Fry or Kerala Beef Fry

Kerala Mutton Fry or Kerala Beef Fry

What if Vishnu avatar Parasurama had not thrown his axe across the sea from Konkan to Kanyakumari? Would we still have Kerala? A land of temples, churches and mosques? Is that really why it is considered as God’s own country. I would like to believe that pristine beaches, emerald backwaters, dense forests, exotic wildlife, deep […]

Indo – Western Broccoli

Indo – Western Broccoli

President H.W. Bush said broccoli tastes like medicine. In 1990 he banned the cooking of it in ¬†Air Force One. A slogan in 2002 by one produce company saying ” broccoli and bush, we are both good for America” failed to change the president’s mind about the ban. Wonder if he would have been re-elected […]

Peppercorns @ The Kala Ghoda Arts festival, 2016

Peppercorns @ The Kala Ghoda Arts festival, 2016

On the morning of the inauguration of the ever-growing artistic and must-visit Kala ghoda arts festival peppercorns provided coffee and snacks at the studio potters markets at the Max Mueller Event. The morning was gorgeous and the food very well received.

Peppercorns food partners Magnum icecreams at a fashion show

Peppercorns food partners Magnum icecreams at a fashion show

Peppercorns food partnered the launch of a new icecap by Magnum, a HUL brand on the 24th February at the Phoenix Palladium. Fancy delectable convenient food boxes were provided for lunch and tea for the cast and crew at the fashion show. Beverages and hot chocolate were also served throughout the event by peppercorns.

Dry Coriander Chicken

Dry Coriander Chicken

I call this my Monday Magic recipe. You have done the groceries last weekend and you don’t want to step out to buy stuff until Friday. The family wants something delicious and new, ‘new’ being the operative word here. You don’t have much time on your hands and you need already-at-home ingredients. I give you […]

Drumstick Pumpkin Gourd Gravy

Drumstick Pumpkin Gourd Gravy

Calling out to vegetable lovers. A subtle wholesome delicate vegetable gravy making you feel as though you are walking through vast fields under a blue sky. It could be a bright summer day or a comforting winter afternoon. Sweetness from fresh vegetables combined with piquancy from fragrant spices creates a mystical nuance. Mother taught me […]

Lemon Pound Cake

Lemon Pound Cake

When we were little girls, the pretty girl in the class was supposed to be snobbish or unkind or immodest or just not nice. Sour grapes of course. It took a few years and a few pretty women to lend grace and maturity to my growing out of this bias. Sigh! One such pretty woman […]