Biryani

Biryani

BAYFOOD FASTS - Eid is literally a day or two away. I planned to make a dessert but ran out of time so a throwback to my mom's Briyani will have to do. After all, we're going to be feasting on all the things, anyway! Why biryani, you ask? Because biryani is magical. It can [...]

Gulabi-Ginger Fizz

Gulabi-Ginger Fizz

Ramadan is flying by! And it's also heating up... well sometimes out here in the Bay. And even though food is a big part of iftar, you need to quench your thirst too! And with that thought, I had to incorporate a Pakistani classic during iftar - Rooh Afza. I've talked about Rooh Afza in [...]

Haldi Doodh (Turmeric Milk)

Haldi Doodh (Turmeric Milk)

This post (with video!) is, of course, about Golden Milk/Golden Milk Lattes/the closest people think we’ve come to Felix Felicis. It’s always weird when foods from other cultures get embraced by Western society as something new and innovative and then becomes commercialized - to the point that it’s a menu item at Peet’s (no shade [...]