Recipe: The Most Amazing Kala Chana Salad

Those of you who have been following me Instagram would be familiar with my new IGTV Series Nikhil’s Kitchen Tales where I share a new and easy recipe with you all every week. This week we are making a beautiful, delicious and protein packed Kala Chana Salad. Very easy to make, you can make this…

Recipe: Making Turkish Çilbir (Turkish Poached Eggs)

One of my most favourite things to cook is Eggs. Egg cookery is something that seems to be very easy, but at times can be tough and complicated and that’s what makes it exciting!! A few days back I had the opportunity to attend a workshop where we were taught how to make Çilbir, which…

Catch me on The Mango People Show!

Recently I was featured on a Youtube Podcast series called The Mango People Show. This was a fun interaction where I shared my journey as a food blogger, how I got into blogging and some of my favourite places to out at. I started blogging back in 2011 and 9 years down the line, here’s…

Trying the street food in Udaipur!!

So just before the lockdown happened and the travel restrictions came into place in March this year, I was on a family trip to Udaipur. I have always felt that the right way to connect with the culture of a city or state is by trying the street food of that place. Similarly in search…

Prepare your own simple Konkani Meal!!

Even though I have been born and raised in Delhi, I am actually Mangalorean Konkani. One of the best things of being Konkani is not having a code language to talk in but the food. Konkani language is spoken along the Konkan coast which stretches from Maharashtra to Karnataka and Konkani food is a perfect…

Here’s how you make my signature Peri Peri Egg Fried Rice

One thing I did during this lockdown was develop a recipe for some delicious Peri Peri Egg Fried Rice. I used some leftover rice to prepare this quick and easy recipe that anyone can make with some basic ingredients. Here’s the recipe for you to make the most amazing Peri Peri Egg Fried Rice!! Ingredients…

Meals on my Balcony: New series on my Youtube Channel!

After a great response to the IGTV Series, Meals on my Balcony, now you can watch the series on my YouTube Channel!! In the first episode of the now YouTube Series, I bring to you Sweet Idli!! Yes, you got that right, after the post of Sweet Idli caught attention on my Instagram with many…

Food Walk for Smiles: A Walk for a Cause

In mid-January, I had the opportunity to be a part of the Happydent Walk For Smiles organised by Happydent in association with LBB Delhi and Delhi Food Walks. This was a food walk through the busy Kamla Nagar Market in North Delhi. The food culture here is slightly influenced by the culture of Old Delhi…

The Friendly Neighbourhood Chaiwala

Delhi has a culture of weekly markets where you can shop for your daily and weekly supplies. If you have lived in Delhi, then you would have been to one of these markets at least once. Similarly in Inderpuri, New Delhi every Thursday the vendors set up the Thursday Market or Veer Bazaar (Thursday is…

Ahmedabad: The Food Lover’s Paradise and Boston of India

2nd month of 2020 and my 2nd trip was to a city which I came to know later on is called the Boston of India. No prizes for guessing because you have already seen the title, it’s Ahmedabad. The largest city and the former capital of Gujarat, Ahmedabad has an insanely amazing food scene and…

Jaipur: The Pink City with a Rich Cultural Heritage

I recently collaborated with Blueyard to facilitate as a mentor for their Travel Writing trip to Jaipur, Rajasthan. We were a group of 10 people and our journey started on Friday, 24th January as we took the Ajmer Shatabdi from the New Delhi Railway Station to Jaipur Junction. Being an early morning train, the ride…