November Photo A Day Challenge, by City Sonnet, Day 12 Colourful -Paapdi Chaat Paapdi Chaat is one of the most colourful of Indian snacks and I have a string of nostalgia attached to it. I made it for the first time , five years ago, while I was a teacher […]
Like everything else, there are many culinary traditions of my generation, which are extinct or on the verge of extinction. I consider myself lucky to have spent first 8 years of my life in a joint family with my maternal grandmother. Our home was the ancestral one, which […]
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Only a Keralite knows what Puttu means to him/her. Since it comparatively easy to make, and can be relished with spicy curries or bananas, it often claims the breakfast table of every Kerala household. Puttu is steamed rice flour, which is first fried to a particular texture. It […]
I was talking for onions !!! Though I genuinely wish I could say that about myself. Women are like onions, you have to pull us back one layer at time to find the beauty underneath all of uneven things in our lives. Also to find out who we […]