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Friday, December 04, 2020



Here are some interesting food combos to give you company this festive season

November 01, 2020 5:18 pm

For days when you plan intimate gatherings with friends and family members, and want to feel the spirit of the festivities

Legacy of ‘Bombay Biryani’: ‘Jafferbhai expressed his love through food’

September 12, 2020 10:10 am

Street-tough yet suave, this “Bombay biryani” was just one among many in Jafferbhai’s inventory. He was reputed to conjure up recipes based on people’s expectations and memories of a once-upon-a-time biryani. How many such recipes he knew could be anyone’s guess.

Kitchen to Table: From exotic breads to classics like biryani, home cooks in Delhi are delivering delicious meals

July 07, 2020 7:10 pm

There’s no stopping enterprising foodies as they offer multi-cuisine choices to their neighbours, from mutton korma to home-made gelatos

Ramadan 2020: Try these mouth-watering recipes over the weekend

May 16, 2020 9:51 pm

Take out time to make it special for family with these sumptuous recipes.

What we eat and why has a richer history than the political chauvinism of today would have us believe

February 24, 2020 11:27 am

Myths are as much a part of the world of gastronomy as aromas and flavours. The rules of the table are not just about the rigid separation between savoury and sweet courses, they are also about identities and power structures.

Bon Appétit! How I discovered Moradabadi biryani

February 07, 2020 11:45 am

Bad press and communal politics have done little to dent the popularity of the biryani

Inside India's algorithm-driven biryani industry worth crores

October 14, 2019 12:26 pm

It’s the most ordered dish online in the country. Indians, it seems, can’t have enough of biryani. But what does mass production mean for a dish known for its slow cooking and its subtle regional variations?

Guess which Indian dish was most searched online by people in 2018-19?

July 02, 2019 2:04 pm

Interestingly, top three dishes people cook at home were Biryani, Butter Chicken and Samosa.

Awadhi Lamb Biryani or Scotch Eggs: Which recipe would you like to try?

April 21, 2019 7:13 pm

Once in a while it is good to treat yourself to food that can brighten up your boring routine.

PSA message for vegetarians: A pulao is a pulao is a pulao - not a biryani

October 04, 2018 4:45 pm

A biryani lover writes on why it’s time we wrapped our heads and taste-buds around the fine difference between a biryani and a pulao. 


From Osmania biscuits to biryani at Shadab, capturing Hyderabad’s best eats

May 11, 2016 8:28 pm

Photographer Sanjay Borra captures sumptuous images from the Nizami city's foodscape.