Food adventures of a troubled chef

Author Archives: yudhikayumyum

The Food Mela…another reason to celebrate!

Life is beautiful…Life is colourful and now Life is Mela!  You must be wondering what a ‘Mela’ means?  Mela is an Indian fair.  Think bright colours, celebrations, delicious feasts and … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · 34 Comments

Let them eat cake….

I find it difficult to get my head around Women’s Day or Women’s Month…you see, I do believe that women are just phenomenal all year round! My Women’s Month kickstarted … Continue reading

August 12, 2014 · 5 Comments

Choux Trouble – Fig and Mascarpone Puffs

The first time I made choux puffs was when I was about 16 years old. My mom was a huge fan of the Food and Home magazine and there was … Continue reading

July 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Eid Burfee Challenge….

It’s that time of year ago and once again, I headed back to the kitchen to test and develop more recipes for Eid.  I  came up with a selection of … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · 3 Comments

Way Down South…..

I just got back from a few days in Durban…its been ages since my last proper visit and I was surprised at just how much I really missed my home … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · 1 Comment

A bone to pick….Fish and Prawn Breyani

I made this up for Diwali last year when I wrote the recipe column for ‘The Star’ newspaper. There was Paneer Makhani, Burfee, Chana Magaj, Fish and Prawn Breyani plus … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · 9 Comments

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