Kerala fish curry with green mangoes

I am in Kerala for the past two weeks taking care of my father.  Here mango trees are loaded with flowers and green mangoes everywhere. The fish curry with green mangoes is made… Continue reading

wholemeal bread

My bread making adventures started when I was a teenager, after attending a one-week pastry/baking demo with an instructor from the Salem baking institute. I have still got the little book from the… Continue reading

Torvehallerne – Copenhagen

Torvehallerne – A  culinary hot spot in Copenhagen which opened in September 2011. It is a new, modern, glass and steel building, which was flooded with natural light. The inside reminded me of… Continue reading

All time favourite- Spanish Omelette

  This is another simple recipe using basic kitchen staples such as potatoes, onions and eggs. The great thing about this dish is that it is so versatile, and equally delicious when served… Continue reading

Happy New Year

Wishing you all a Happy New Year. There is already great news to share with you all in this New Year. My book “Vegetarian The taste of South India” has received an award… Continue reading

Chocolate and Orange Madeleines

Madeleines are one of my favorites to bake, for the simple reason that they are very easy to make, and they only need basic ingredients – flour, butter, sugar, egg and any additional… Continue reading

Cumin Potatoes with curry leaf

When I was a child, I remember having warm Cumin tea with heavy festive meals; especially with Biryanis and meat dishes. It was always on the dining table, and I was always puzzled… Continue reading

Sambar- The south Indian vegetable stew.

If any one asks me which the most popular dish from South India is, without a doubt I would say Sambar. You can get it in any South Indian restaurant, and people make… Continue reading

Christmas market – Copenhagen

Christmas markets are a great tradition of Europe. I had the opportunity to visit the one in Copenhagen, and it was wonderful. There was delicious warm food and beautiful christmas presents ready to… Continue reading

Goma ae- Beans with Sesame dressing.

    Goma ae is a dish where you can enjoy the distinctive flavours of sesame seeds as well as its health benefits.  Sesame seeds are one of the oldest condiments known to… Continue reading