Chicken Biryani at Little India, Geneva

Little India

Yes, this is an “Away” biryani – “away” in Europe that is. I blame the blog. It’s almost second nature now to go to a new place and stake out potential biryani candidates. For example, whilst at Wimbledon yesterday we Continue reading

Radhe Traditional Indian foods (pure veg)

Radhe

Obviously we pick one of the wettest days of the year to do our “admin” – defined in our household as mind-numbing tasks that are not related to eating, swimming, playing/watching cricket, cycling or going for a nice long walk. Continue reading

Chicken biryani at Indian Orchid, North Finchley

Indian Orchid

Of all my friends in London, Lisa reminds me the most of the mates that I have left behind in Bombay owing to the stimulating ‘intellectual’ conversations that we always have when we meet for dinner. Try this: when we Continue reading

Kacchi Gosht Biryani at Sheba, Brick Lane – Guest blog by Zoe Perrett

Biryani at Sheba

About Zoe (in her own words) “I’m Zoe Perrett- also trading under the alias of The Spice Scribe. I’m a food writer, eater and cook specialising in all aspects of Indian cuisine. Based just outside of London, sharing  a tiny Continue reading

Chicken Berry Britannia at Cafe Dishoom, Covent Garden

Cafe Dishoom

I really did not want to like Café Dishoom. For one, it was introduced to me by various people with lots of hype, but more importantly, I was told that it was a Bombay Irani restaurant in London. And no Continue reading

Chicken Tikka Biryani at Bombay Masala, Whitecross Street

Bombay Masala Chicken tikka biryani

The husband impressed me the other day by coming back home with a biryani from Whitecross Street. Without being asked, without being reminded at least three times, and without calling me from the stall to confirm that I did indeed Continue reading