Tag: snacks

Feijoa, Goa Sausage, Pav

Feijoa Sloppy Joe

Feijoa is one of my favourite foods. A Goan one-pot dish of Portuguese origin it’s ridiculously easy to make and can be eaten with either bread or rice. It also usually tastes better the next day. I discovered feijoa quite late in life; if I remember correctly I […]

Pockets of Sunshine

‘I’m sick, make me something to eat,’ says the girlfriend. Ordinarily, I’d make an elaborate sandwich or toss up a simple pasta, but this time I decide to try something exotic though I’m not sure why. Fortunately, there’s almost always a few eggs, sliced bread, a variety of cold […]

Dahi Misal

For a change here’s a recipe that I haven’t tweaked or experimented with; I’ve prepared it the way I remember eating it though it’s been quite a while since it was last made at home. It’s not a family recipe, but one that was taught to my mother […]

Tortilla Soup in a Puri

I’m quite surprised at how little we use puffed puris apart from chaat. Millions of these hollow, spherical shells are consumed every day as paani puri, gol guppas and dahi puri. But not in any other form. Which is quite remarkable considering that it’s the perfect container for […]