Tag Archives: India

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 …

Bangalore Style “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Chicken” Butter Tofu

Two months ago when I resided in Bangalore India for a month there were days I ate Butter Chicken for Breakfast lunch and dinner. I’m not kidding. There were not a lot of things I loved about the hustle and bustle and cow shit filled streets of Bangalore but I loved being in a real …

Coconut Rice with Saffron and Star Anise

India is cows wandering in traffic. India is craving coconut rice. Once you have had authentic refreshing coconut rice you crave it with every spicy Indian meal. India is a rainbow of colors so bright it hurts your eyes first thing on a grey smoggy morning. It’s hard to tell if it’s the millions of …

Curried Cauliflower Hash Browns 

After a month on the roads and in the jungles of India I’m missing fiber, juices and vegetables like curried cauliflower. But those India sunsets! Smog and pollution from millions of rickshaws and motorbikes just makes the best colorful India sunsets! India is the most amazing orange and hot pink sunsets watched from the roof …