Chicken Piccata

Oh my word. This is one of those recipes that makes me fall in love with cooking all over again. The simplicity, the short list of ingredients, the flavour; everything about this makes me happy! It also reminds me of how a couple of fresh ingredients can do wonders. Here’s what you’ll need: 1 pound […]

Egg Fried Rice

It’s a great side dish, but add some chicken or shrimp and it can easily turn into a main. I love how versatile this rice dish can be. I’ve never looked through my pantry or fridge and thought I need to make a special trip to the grocery store. Sometimes I just add carrots, sometimes […]

Crustless Quiche

I guess this can double as a frittata or a quiche. Either way it’s delicious, and a champion at brunch. I had a version of this at my cousin’s a while back, and today I just decided I need to make it again. I love broccoli in stir fries and chow mien, even just blanched […]

Penne Alfredo

Everyone needs a basic Alfredo recipe in their repertoire, and this recipe is basic and delicious, and can be taken over the top with some extra cheese. You can make this with any pasta, but I love penne, and fettuccini for that matter, but penne is what I had at the time, and what’s not […]

Chow mein

For all of you who know how to cook authentic chinese food, don’t hate me. In Lahore there is an abundance of chinese restaurants, and very few serve chinese food inspired from regions in China other than Szechuan. Szechuan cuisine is very close to our taste palette in terms of the use of spices and […]