Fried rice & Alur dum

We usually had “Khichdi” in lunch every year on this day. Saraswati pujo is celebrated like a grand festival of winter here in our area. This year was no difference except the menu was changed. Fried rice and Alur dum (Potato dum, or a thick curry) instead of traditional “Khichdi.” I mean why not? It’s…

South Indian food, after 3 years

The only time I had South Indian food was when I was staying in Dubai. I had a bad impression of it at the very first time. It was very sour. Second and third impression was also as bad. They use a lot of tamarind in foods like Idli, Dosa, Sambar etc. I heard it…