Chicken Ghee Roast, a sinful supper! Try it with Turkey for Thanksgiving.

If you’ve got to have ghee, this is the best way to have it. It is the most delicious curry you will ever taste. Okay, I exaggerate. Wouldn’t want to offend the lamb and pork curries of the world. Ghee is one of those things that you cannot have enough of. It’s made in most Indian … Continue reading Chicken Ghee Roast, a sinful supper! Try it with Turkey for Thanksgiving.

Mysore, a city of palaces and Gods.

Ranganathan Temple Mysore
Ranganathan Temple Mysore

If you thought that Mysore starts with silk and ends with sandalwood, you’ve missed a lot of the good stuff in the middle. This is a place steeped in history, but quiet in it’s telling of it.
A place where religion is deeply embedded in the goings-on of the day, whether you notice it or not. A place where the people will happily share whatever they have with you, in exchange for a small glimpse into your life. And quite unexpectedly, a place that serves up some of the best food… from other parts of India. The Mysore I was privileged enough to see took me from imposing palaces and colourful markets to ancient temples and endearing rituals.

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