Filter Coffee Tiramisu

Filter Kaapi, a popular drip coffee decoction derived from coffee beans, chicory and peaberry ground fine with a hot pour-over in a traditional stainless steel coffee filter. A healthy dose of frothed milk and sugar define this national, bonafide trait of all South Indian homes…

Shahi Paneer

A staple menu item in any Indian kitchen, this rich, creamy dish is teeming with paneer cubes, tangy tomato-onion gravy, creamy cashews, crushed fenugreek leaves, and roasted whole spices Print Recipe Shahi Paneer A staple menu item in any Indian kitchen, this rich, creamy dish…

Charred Tomato Soup

Have you read Jhumpa Lahiri’s Namesake? There’s a movie of the same name based on the book, and there’s a sequence where the protagonist, who happens to be a second-generation Indian-American, reminisces to his teenage years when his parents would throw a house party and…

Mango Tiramisu

Are you one of the fortunate kids who grew up somewhere between the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn? Likely visited groves of mango trees or grew up with one in your grandparent’s backyard? My mother grew up in a small village, in a…