Curry Bum

Acorn Squash and Chicken in A South Indian Coconut Curry

In the last two years my Indian cooking has gone from three recipes which all kind of revolved on cheap curry powder, Greek yogurt and lime juice to hand grinding my own curry powder with a mixture of fifteen different spices. I’ve ground so many hard things in my Nutri Bullet that the last cinnamon sticks I ground down …

Ginger Garlic Pickle, Bangalore Style

Three years ago I thought of pickle hand in hand with burgers. This was three years prior to trying my first fresh baked parathas on the cow dung filled streets of Bangalore. In the month we spent in Bangalore, I picked my way amid the piles of trash on every street corner and yes maybe …

Homemade Authentic Paratha Making Class

I woke up this morning in Colorado sick and congested and ready for Indian food to decongest my painful sinuses. What better thing to do on a Tuesday evening then attend homemade authentic Paratha making class?  My boyfriend’s mother is traveling with us for three weeks from our home in southern California to Lake Powell …

India Spinach Korma with Lamb Meatballs

After two weeks of being in India, yesterday India almost killed me! Although it didn’t have to do with the crazy hottest curry ever, or eating street food. I did something kind of stupid and I actually brought this on myself! If like I, you don’t want to singe your mouth and not enjoy your Indian meal, …

A Delicious India Vada with Sweet Potatoes, Chilies and Curry Leaves

Only in India can you get fingerprinted and buy a chicken all at the same store. As we traveled the highways and back roads of southern India I was lucky enough to try my first India vada at the same little shop and I was hooked. Welcome to the back roads of India. These roads are framed by …