Highway Gomantak: Fresh fish trail

Fresh fish can be bought from the market and made at home. And this happens every week at my place. But what if you are extra lazy on an extra long weekend? And what if your cooks are also in that ‘i don’t want to cook no-more’ mode? So the lazy blogger made her way…

Fish cutlets (first appeared in iDiva.com)

Fish cutlets (first appeared in iDiva.com) Sometimes experiments with food give birth to excellent dishes that soon become new favourites. This fish cutlet recipe prepared by my aunt Helen is one such successful result of the amalgamation of a few ingredients. On her recommendation, I tried these too. They taste fantastic and are super simple to…

Lady fish fried

Lady Fish (or Kano in my mother tongue) is probably one of the sweetest fish you have tasted. It needs to be fried with care. This particular piece was too large for the frying pan!

Pomfret stuffed and steamed (first appeared in iDiva)

Pomfret stuffed and steamed (first appeared in iDiva) Hailing from coastal Karnataka, you can’t help being a fish eater. Fish is very accessible here and the markets are teeming with the freshest catch of the day. Prices are much more affordable than in Mumbai, so much so that I have at times ended up bringing…

A Mangalorean feast

A spread consisting of pork, chicken curry, fish curry, crabs, prawn masala, clams masala, rice and idlis. The salad is the only excuse for a vegetable in the menu.

Fishing for compliments

Fishing for compliments My article that first appeared in iDiva today. Recipe: Delectable Mangalorean Fish Curry I hail from Mangalore, a coastal city in Karnataka – the very mention of which reminds you of the sea breeze, sands and coastal food. Mangalore reminds me of love, home cooked food, the comfort of my parents’ retirement…

Malwani lunch with the boys

It was one of those afternoons when cooking wasn’t appealing to me (as usual). So after feeding my 1 year old with boiled rice and fish, we decided to go to Rassa in Charkop for lunch. Rassa is one of our favourite fish joints for several reasons. The service is quick, the choices are few…