Nothing’s better than Tiramisu!

I’m not a big fan of puddings, custards or any other traditional desserts that are of the wobbly sort but I am a big fan of most things chocolate and coffee. And nothing brings these two ingredients together better than Tiramisu. It is the most divine thing you will ever taste in life if it’s…

Chicken 65

For the past few years I have heard a lot about this dish called Chicken 65, hailing from some part of India, being quite a delicacy. I heard even more about all the funny stories of how this dish got its name! In fall of last year I was fortunate enough to taste it when…

My favorite comfort food!

Brace yourself! You are in for a real treat! I am about to share with you, what I would classify as, our family’s secret recipe. After reading it you might feel that you’ve eaten this or some version of it before but I will politely (yet vehemently) disagree! You don’t believe me? Just cook this…

In the mood for Chinese!

After such a disaster in the kitchen, last week, it shook up my confidence so much that I went back to the very basic flavours I know I can cook well without fail. So it was boiled rice and lentils for a few days in the Mazhar household. Mixed in with a few frozen delectable…

All good things…

All good things really must come to an end 😦 Last night they sure did for me. I got on another fridge cleaning spree with less than spectacular results. I guess, I got a bit carried away and dinner was something that just passed as edible. It was neither really flavourful nor appetising. I just…

More than one fish in the sea!

I was going through my album of food I’ve cooked and I came across a picture that is worth a thousand words and it was tasty too! One day not long ago I was flipping through TV channels trying to find something to watch and I stopped at a cooking show that seemed interesting. And…