Nandita Amin
‘Bajra no Khichdo’. Photo: Courtesy Nandita Amin

A ‘khichda’ for the season

3 min read . 19 Jan 2019
Speakeasies—illicit or unlicenced establishment dispensing alcohol—peaked after the 18th Amendment took effect in January 1920, prohibiting the sale of alcohol. Photo: AP<br />

Speakeasying in the Big Apple

5 min read . 20 Sep 2016
Karela nu shaak. Photo: Courtesy Nandita Amin<br />

Eating the monsoon

3 min read . 16 Aug 2016
Stalls selling bataka poha and tea at the end of the lane. Photos: Courtesy Nandita Amin.<br />

Thandai in a temple town

4 min read . 08 Jun 2016
Kanafeh.<br />

Food, far from home

4 min read . 21 Dec 2015
The microgreens revolution originated in the heart of the nouvelle cuisine state of the US, California. Photo: iStockphoto<br />

Grow your own: Microgreens

5 min read . 02 Dec 2015
From top left clockwise : Varsha Dodi, Luni, Kanjaro, Akado Bokado, Dodi, Satodo, Pui<br />

Eat the weed

3 min read . 30 Nov 2015
The delicately flavoured bulb-and-stem vegetable is grown from “crowns”—one-year-old plants—and can take up to three years to fruit, but the wait is certainly worth the while. Photo: Nandita Amin<br />

The earth connection

4 min read . 03 Sep 2015
Life at the end of the earth

Life at the end of the earth

4 min read . 02 Jun 2007