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The Vegetable Vendor


My husband’s parents live in a close-knit community of independent homes; where people have known each other for many decades. The streets are always bustling with chit-chatting neighbours, children playing on the streets and vehicles weaving in and out. There … Continue reading

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Wisdom from 150 Beans!


I am flipping the pages of one of my handwritten recipe books. The book is yellowed – with both age and stains from the kitchen; from having balanced the book near the cooking pot or from having turned the pages … Continue reading

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The ‘Rasam’ Debate


‘Rasam’ is a South Indian dish. It is a watery soup that is eaten with rice. Rasam is a combination of many tastes – it is spicy, tangy, aromatic, and full of flavour. More than anything, Rasam soothes, comforts and … Continue reading

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