Tuna Salad Sanwiches

I’d never particularly liked tuna salad sandwiches, until I went to the US 5 years ago. I was travelling unaccompanied, and so always had to make sure I had a stock of food, especially on the long haul flights. For one such flight, my aunt made me some tuna salad and gave me a couple…

Potato Rosti

When I was a kid, I had a party for my mother’s 40th birthday and as a ‘return gift’ she gave me “My First Recipe Book”. I followed a lot of the recipes from it, but the only one that well and truly stuck is ‘Potato Delight’. Over time I’ve tweaked it and played around…

Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

So a couple of weeks ago, I met a friend who really wanted me to make a lemon meringue tart. However, considering the weather, a tart really isn’t smart. Instead, I decided to make some lemon meringue cupcakes. But that didn’t work out very well either. Bombay is a little too humid right now, which…

Tiranga Sandwich

So on the 15th of August, India is celebrating Independence Day. So this week’s Meatless Monday is inspired by the tricolour, orange, white and green. I wanted to make something that’s quite traditional, and so stayed away from doing cupcakes or something. A very common sandwich in India is, in fact, the Tiranga sandwich. Tiranga…

Creamy Mushroom Pie

As an alternative to those delicious Beef Pot Pies,┬áhere are some creamy mushroom pies for this week’s Meatless Monday. I found a post by Wallflower Kitchen on Pinterest, however, the pie they made was vegan, the ingredients for which are not easily available in India. Plus veganism isn’t as big in India, so I think…