Chicken Dak Bungalow

Satyajit Ray’s movie “Aranyer Dinratri” probably introduced me to what is known as “Dak Bunglow”.The story of four friends making an unplanned escape from their complex city lives into to the serenity of jungles. The “Dak Bunglow” with barely any amenities that they took shelter in by bribing the caretaker, beckons me for its simplicity, austerity and no frill humbleness.…

Mocha Pudding

You would laugh if I say that I don’t drink coffee and the only thing with a coffee flavour that I like is the toffee ‘Coffee Bites’. Since I don’t drink coffee (neither tea) I’m not a connoisseur of its taste and aroma. I don’t understand the difference between the variants of it like Cappuccino,…

Bread pudding

Turn your boring bread into a yummy dessert. Bread pudding. Wiki says “Bread pudding is a bread-based dessert popular in many countries’ , including England, France, Belgium, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Argentina, Louisiana Creole, and the southern United States. “ Bread pudding emerged in England in the 13th century. Usually it used to be a recycling recipe…

Poached egg with toasted brown bread

Saturday breakfast need to be as elaborate as the previous post. You get up late after the Friday late night movie. Feel lazy to cook. Want something simple and quick to make? Here is what I made this morning. Poached egg with toasted brown bread. Mango shake to remember it’s summer. Perfectly poaching an egg…

Let the project begin

Today is first of january 2011. A new year and and new morning. Things have not changed much since last year. Only that I’ve become a bit more older and mature. I don’t have any special resolutions for this year, because I know I won’t be able to keep them. The project is something that…