Food bits Category

Christmassy Hot Chocolate Recipes!

Don’t you love this time of the year? Sipping on a warm cuppa and enjoying life in the festive spirit? I sure do and nothing or no one could bring me down! As the year goes by, I’ve had this tradition of keeping the Hot cocoa going and I’m back at it again with new recipes! This […]

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No Churn Ice-Cream – Chocolate & Tiramisu

I’m an ice-cream lover with a knack for cooking sans ice cream maker. So on my quest to make a simple, yet decadent ice cream at home, I started searching for recipes. All revolved around the principle of condensed milk and whipped cream, the rest is really up-to you! Ahh, finally a ray of sunshine (with […]

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British Victoria Sponge Cake

Baking is THERAPY. And if therapy can deliver such decadent results, then I’m in! This recipe is a chug and go, which is rare when it comes to baking. There’s no fussing over with a kitchen aid, it’s a bowl, whisk and wooden spoon job that reaps the most delicious rewards. Here’s how it goes.

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Italian Vegetarian Lasagne Recipe

There’s something so therapeutic about not just eating, but making comfort food. I truly enjoy the catharsis of creating something out of passion for the produce and the process. A true foodie doesn’t just associate comfort food with tough days, they associate it with food that feels like a warm hug on a cold rainy day. This recipe feels something […]

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Grandma’s Recipe | Kheema Kofta

Food has this quality of belongingness. It has a past, it has an identity and above all it has a story. This recipe has a personal resonance with my past, with my dear grandma and it doesn’t get more special than this. She was the queen of cooking in my family, unfortunately, I haven’t ever […]

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Okku Restaurant Review

They say chivalry is dead, but you’d find a rare breed of extremely lovely staff at Okku that’ll prove you wrong. The ambience at this fine dining dream is subtly lit with an amber-bronze tenor adornment; you walk into an elegant setting, reminiscent of Nobu, yet one that bears its own flair. Okku is a […]

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5-Min Guacamole/Avocado Toast Recipe

There’s something about 5-minute recipes that make my heart stop, get my knees week and walk me in the kitchen right away! Not gonna lie, I live my life in a constant excuse of “Ain’t nobody got time for that”, *Sigh*. So when it came to making time for being healthy and changing certain bits […]

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Circle Cafe Review

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know that I’m a true café gal. The chic surroundings, strong coffee and admirable finds leave me wanting more of that café life. Circle for one has been a favorite of mine for a while. From giving me the strong dose of daily caffeine to […]

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The Ultimate ‘Chai’ Recipe

If you type in ‘Indian Tea’ on Google, the very first results suggest that India is the 2nd largest producer of Tea worldwide. But, what it doesn’t say is the culture, the variety and the passion that has developed around tea, that follows every Indian wherever they go. In fact, my inspiration struck when Dubai experienced […]

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20-Minute Hearty Couscous Salad

2015 started with a health resolution and whilst the first few weeks have been bumpy, I’m chuffed that I’ve managed to not completely fall off the bandwagon. I wish I could give you a fitness update, but sadly, I’m not there yet, so we’re going to have to do with this recipe. WARNING: You would […]

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