Mahrukh & Mahvish’s Safarkhaana to Kashmir

Mahrukh & Mahvish’s Safarkhaana to Kashmir

All these years when we were growing up in Kashmir there were not a lot of eateries or Cafes around then. Just a few places like Coffee Arabica, Little Hut, Hatrick where people would go to grab a bite or an ice cream, and the very famous Seekh Tujj stalls lining the Dal Lake and […]

Paradise for Food, Kashmir has taste…! 

Paradise for Food, Kashmir has taste…! 

I had the opportunity to travel to Kashmir on Thursday (4th October) I am not exaggerating when I say that these were the most enriching 5 days of my life. I experienced life in its most real form. Being a luxury struck person, I had a comfortable stay in a 5star property but I pushed […]

Doen Tsetin: Absolutely Wicked!

Doen Tsetin: Absolutely Wicked!

There is something extremely nostalgic about Doen Tsetin. In Kashmiri, Doon means walnut and Tsetin means chutney. Kashmiri food carries with it a delicious nip of all things hot and spicy. This chutney is not an entirely smooth paste and is glorious because of the miracle walnut nibs you get in every bite. Absolutely wicked! […]

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What is the hottest chilli in Kashmir’s spice market?

What is the hottest chilli in Kashmir’s spice market?

Suheem Khanday/Omar Rather SRINAGAR: Kashmiris love bitterness of Chilli unlike rest of the people across Central Asia. For us Kashmiris, food sans chilli is meant for a sick person. They not only believe that benefits of the spice go beyond strengthening ones digestive tract but promotes a healthy heart and improves metabolism and what not. […]