ALU POSTO (Potato with white poppy-seeds)

This a very simple and delicious recipe.  It is a very typical Bengali dish, so please, Bengalis, correct me if it is not authentic! And please don’t try to use the black variety of poppy seeds that are normally available in Europe!  I have never tried, but nonetheless, I can promise you that it won’t…

The Fabulous Cucumber Cake!

I am going to start this blog with a suprising recipe, but one which has proven popular with whoever has tried it so far.  Apparently, this is a typical Goan recipe, and is called ‘Tavsali.’  It is also one of the healthiest cakes around.  Personally, I am of the opinion that if you are going…