The flavours of two nations – United and Divine

Pic Credit Sheb + Sumayya

  I sit here and write this post on the night of Pakistan’s Independence Day, 14th August and the eve of India’s Independence Day, 15th August. My lovely friend Sheba from Absolute Indian, who originates  from Kerala and myself (Pakistani, obviously) share one  recipe each  in celebration of our respective country’s independence and most of… 

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Lamb Nihari – Pakistani slow lamb shank with fresh herbs

Photo credit Ian James

There were days when you could not care for any home cooked food because you knew of the treasures you could find in the food streets of Pakistan. Nothing can beat the colourful aromas, the smoky essence and hustle bustle of Pakistani bazaars and food quarters. Nothing quite like sitting on the roadside and consuming… 

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