Celebrating Indian Independence Day at The LaLit London

This year India celebrated 70 years of Independence and to commemorate such a momentous milestone on the 71st year, The LaLit Hotel in London hosted me for a fabulous dinner at their Baluchi restaurant, where…

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Darjeeling Express – The restaurant!

Darjeeling Express is a name that is very popular in my household for invoking nostalgia of amazing food. Asma’s Darjeeling Express journey, if you liken it to that of a train, started when Asma Khan…

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A simple Dal Fry

Dal is such a comforting meal for me and this is one I have recently been making which is relatively quick and so delicious. Ingredients: 1 cup Toor Dal 2 tablespoons oil 1 large tomato,…

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Around the world through food with Nom Noms World Food

As I was enjoying my lunch of Butter Chicken with a Sweet potato and Butternut Squash Tikki, Date and Tamarind Chutney and rice, I couldn’t help wanderlusting about the fabulous meals I have had in…

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Dinner at Hankies

Hankies may sound like an unusual name for a cute eclectic Indian restaurant on Shaftesbury Avenue, however it is a clever and cheeky nod to the word Roomali – which translates as handkerchief. In India, you…

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