Mushroom Pulao  Dahiwali Chicken Curry  Mint-Potato Samosas  Garlic Tofu Noodles  Ginger-Chilli Shrimp 

Press Mentions, Features & Awards:

  • Featured on as one of the Top 10 Bloggers who write on Indian Cooking, August 2014
  • Featured on The Dr. Oz Show, for my recipe of Rajma Masala in the Soups Around the World segment, January 1014
  • Featured as one of the top Indian food bloggers in Harper’s Bazaar India, The Web Culinaires, November 2011
  • Mentioned in News India TimesCyberspace Spices, August 2011
  • Featured in Femina magazine, Food Buzz, October 2010
  • Quoted as a favourite resource for Indian cooking by Aarti Sequeira; winner of The Next Food Network Star (season 6) and host of Food Network’s Aarti Party, July 2010
  • Featured in The Times of India’s Crest EditionMega Bites, May 1, 2010
  • Featured in The HinduFood Bytes, October 17, 2009
  • Featured in Outlook IndiaWhat’s Blooking?, April 2009
  • Featured in The HinduFood Bytes, Feb 7, 2009
  • Appeared as a special guest for a food segment for Slice TV’s The Mom Show, aired in the Fall of  ’08
  • Featured in The Nest magazine, Nestie’s Favourite Blogs, Summer 2008
  • Featured in, Best of the Web, May 2008
  • Featured in Slash Food, April 7, 2008
  • Finalist in ‘Best Food Indiblog, hosted by The Indibloggies, 2007
  • Featured in Yum SugarYummy Links, Feb 6, 2007
  • Featured in Slash Food, Jan 23, 2007
  • Featured in Food and WineBlog Watch, Sept 22 and Nov 17, 2006
  • Featured in DNA India’s Sunday Magazine, Byte Me, Feb 26, 2006
  • Voted ‘Best New Indiblog, hosted by The Indibloggies, Jan 14, 2006
  • Featured in Global Voices OnlineGlobal Food Report, Jan 7 and September 9, 2006
  • Featured as one of Blogger’s Blogs of Note, November, 2005


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