Recipes, Reviews, Tips

Foodie Talks with the SpiceGoddess

So let’s be real Food makes up a big part of our lives. From the good to bad choices we make some for health reasons and others for guilty pleasures.   As a keen foodie , I have grown up in an Indian home where food is a big thing. No family gathering big or small is complete with a…

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Recipes

The Art of Making Prawn Curry

Prawns are known to be a delicacy as they tend to be rather pricey. All around the globe in every cuisine there is a version of Prawn Curry. Some curries are creamy, spicy , sour and fragrant. Every chef has their version of this dish and some even include mango, cashews and chicken. In every Indian home in South Africa,…

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Food, Recipes

A dish fit for a King

I love cooking and trying out my take on Fusion cooking in the kitchen. The kitchen is my happy place. I love cooking for my loved ones and it is not a chore but rather a labour of Love. This is a trait or gene I defo got from my grandmother. Weekends are when I tend to spoil my family…

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Events

Lets Taste Durban 2015

Its that time of year when all Durban foodies look forward to all year.Taste of Durban is almost here with just under a week to go.The event is scheduled for the 24 to 26 July 2015.In other words that where I will be next weekend.The thing I love about this event is the fact that we get the chance to…

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Recipes, Reviews

#MeatFreeMonday Recipe – Stir Fry

In almost all traditional Hindu homes ,Monday is a day where no meat is eaten.It is a prayer day and the diet is made up of vegetables.So when the concept of #MeatFreeMondays was introduced it was welcomed as we already dont eat meat on Mondays.Frys has an awesome range of soya vegetarian products to make meal times interesting.As a family…

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Recipes

My famous Butter Paneer Recipe

A few weeks ago I was invited to the Mothers Day lunch with a twist hosted by Megan Deane of http://stuffedfeeling.co.za. Thank you Megan as you finally got me to share or should I say write down my recipe.Writing a recipe down is much harder than it actually seems.This vegetarian dish is a dish I adapted from one my mum taught me,…

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Reviews

Spice Emporium is the Hidden Gem of Durban

Spice Emporium is a well know Spice store in Durban which stocks spices, lentils, cookware and a  wide variety of vegetarian products.There are 3 stores located in Durban. I love shopping in places like this cause there are so many new products and products I used when I lived in London.Its defo a one stop shop.In shops like this its…

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Events

GFWS DURBAN 2013

In a weeks time this delicious event is on its way to Durban. All foodies like myself mark out all food events as they are so few we have in Durban and its about the only time we get to meet other Food Bloggers. This year we have the likes of the gorgeous British chef James Martin , Ms Cupcake…

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Interviews

Masterchef Interview

As a crazy foodie , I religiously watch all food related shows so when Masterchef SA season 2 started I was over the moon. I tend to interact very often on Social Media with the contestants on the show and brands. So as part of Team TMG I approached the awesome Kamini Pather a food blogger on the show and…

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