Chicken Biryani at the Cricket Club of India

Chicken biryani at CCI

OK – I need to stop being such a “back home in India” bore. But maybe a couple of posts more? (And incidentally, hello, you have signed up for a blog on Indian food – so deal with it!) Deciding Continue reading

Biryaniquest in India – So much of food, so little time


So much food. So little time. That’s what you feel like after a two week holiday in the motherland.  There is just too much to eat and not enough hours (and we won’t mention lack of tummy space) to pack Continue reading

.. and we are back!


..after a blissful two weeks in the motherland. And a good time was had by all – eating, playing cricket, eating, swimming, eating, shopping, eating with friends, eating with family and eating, eating and eating! Therefore whilst the spirit is Continue reading

The Accidental (and clueless) Biryani Maker – Guest blog by my friend Ali


I was once told that in order to be a very successful entrepreneur, it helps to be just a little bit clueless, the logic being you are more likely to take the necessary risks. So I have found on my Continue reading

Murgh Pallau at Darjeeling Express supperclub – Guest blog by Zoe Perrett

Chicken biryani

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