Monthly Archives: April 2010

Cherry Blossoms in High Park

Strawberries, cherries and an angel’s kiss in spring My summer wine is really made from all these things Take off your silver spurs and help me pass the time And I will give to you summer wine… This song had … Continue reading

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Kheer – A Trio

There is no other Indian dessert that gets as much Bollywood billing as kheer. Girl-next-door wants to profess her love to boy-next-door – makes kheer. Mother welcomes son back from the war – makes kheer. New bride wants to impress … Continue reading

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Delhi 6

If anyone wants a study in contrasts, they should hop on a plane and come to India. Nowhere is this contrast more vivid than in that old bastion of power and history – Delhi. As soon as you step foot … Continue reading

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Tiramisu Crepe Cake

Imagine a cloud. Now imagine a cloud that dissolves in your mouth leaving behind whiffs of vanilla, coffee and chocolate, impossibly decadent and light at the same time. Excited yet? I was too. Crepe cakes – literally crepes stacked one … Continue reading

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Tiffin Tales: An Introduction

It is a truth universally acknowledged that anyone in possession of a good laptop must be in want of a blog. Everyone (including me obviously, since I’m here) believes that they have a story to tell and that their story … Continue reading

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