Southern Flavors ~ A Book Review


  Author : Chandra Padmanabhan Publisher: Westland   After the roaring success of her previous 3 cookbooks, Chandra Padmanabhan has come up with yet another cook book featuring the southern flavors. Her previous works namely Dakshin, Southern Spice and Simply South, where in the last one won the second place in Gourmand award for the […]

Roundup of Winter Carnival ~ Part 2


I hope you all enjoyed the previous Roundup which featured the lip smacking preparations rustled up over the stove. This part is all about the goodies that are baked in the oven to warm up ourselves. I’m absolutely sure that you all will love this part too. Now to the visual roundup. 1. Oats & […]

How to Clean Mushrooms or Button Mushrooms


I might have started cooking mushrooms only recently but have knowledge on how to clean and prepare them before cooking. There is a farm nearby to my SIL’s home where along with farming they produce mushrooms too.  Our place being in close proximity to Pondicherry they supply the fresh produce to many Resorts and Restaurants […]