I love Cinnamon Rolls! I first came across these beauties at a stall in the Christmas market at Belfast, UK. The simplicity of the ingredients, basically just sugar and cinnamon, yet the absolute brilliance of the taste, got me hooked! I then again tasted another type of these rolls, a "Trdelnik" which is a tradition … Continue reading Cinnamon Rolls Recipe – Simple and irresistible !
Christmas is round the corner and tis the season to cheer, laugh, bake and share a meal with your friends and family! Though I love to cook for my guests when we invite them over, often I skip making the dessert - so much hassle, will it bake properly, - I would rather order an … Continue reading Caramel Custard – recipe
Reinventing healthy food, the traditional way! Fab Café, Loudon Street, Kolkata Well winter is almost here and it's the season of heading out with our friends and family and eating out to our heart's content! But eating out is somehow always considered to be unhealthy and it is widely accepted that health food can never, … Continue reading Fab Café by Fab India – Review
Who doesn't love Pizza? And we are spoilt for options too - a tandoori chicken one, or one with spicy pepperoni topping, or to pineapple or not-to-pineapple, or any-topping-would-do al long as it's with lots and lots of cheese! Pizza, however, was not always a very popular dish in Italy, and was generally cooked by … Continue reading Classic Margherita Pizza from our Honuman’s Kitchen
Of all the influences, the long Mughal Rule has had on India, we would say the culinary influence has been the most profound one.
Rezala, with its un-common pairing of onion with sour curd, resulting in an unique blend of sweet and sour with the perfect underdones of spiciness is an all time favourite dish, While there are many variants to cooking a Rezala, here is an easy recipe from our Chef Monkey's kitchen with a bit of Honuman touch!
If you have watched the movie "Chef" (the English one - directed by Jon Favrea), I bet you left the theatre craving for a Cuban Sandwich! I mean seriously, those Cubanos looked absolutely delicious in the film. But sadly, there isn't any good place serving a decent Cubano any where in Kolkata. So when I arrived … Continue reading Delicioso Cubanos!
The perfect companion to that hot cup of tea or that chilled glass of beer. The ever so favourite fish fry with a Honuman twist!
Our love for Japanese cuisine, had us looking out for new Sushi joints aound us - be in Australia, UK or Ireland. After relocating back to Indis, we started missing out on our favourite food and thus started our Sushi Trail, searching for the perfect Sushi place in Kolkata. After our rendezvous at Sushi Oke … Continue reading Sushi Trail in Kolkata continues – Week 2 @Fuji
On a Sushi trail - hunting the best Sushi joint in Kolkata
Bongs and their love for oriental cuisine goes a long way and every Bong has a Chinese restaurant he swears by. Like most of us, I too had only a set of Chinese restaurants marked as my favourite and go-to for comfort food. But recently after having a meal as Mamagoto, I have now happily … Continue reading Authentic Thai @the heart of Kolkata