Kitchen Stories – Meet The Village Fair, spreading the goodness of Cast Iron

Rewind back to India’s pre-independence years, and you would find that food was cooked in either iron or clay pots. Then, the aluminium and the steel revolution happened in the 20th century, whereby…

Return of the Metals: Copper, Brass & Bronze in the Kitchen

Being in India for Holi is one of the most memorable time for me. On a visit to a friend’s home, scrumptious food was served in the most beautiful bronze…

Recycle in the Kitchen – Vegetable and fruit peels

I have been thinking for a while about the volume I add to my rubbish bin, simply with the  veg and fruit peels. While we do know that most goodness…

Kitchen herbs and vegetables – You ought to grow some now

Don’t we all love those pictures in glossy magazines with herbs hanging from just about everywhere in a teeny kitchen? I am not one with green fingers but love the…