Category Archives: My doodle laboratory

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I know you’ve probably heard about the launch over facebook, twitter, email…(still working to put up the public restroom ads)…

But I have to tell you again: my pet project Frying Pan Adventures just launched!! I promise I’m going to talk about some awesome kababs soon and not use this blog for promo in the future, but getting the license … Continue reading

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The food pilgrimages that make Dubai my own city.

I’m sorry. I can’t write you a restaurant review today. For the past 10 days, my thoughts have been muddled between Dubai, New York, and Beirut. Too muddled and too sentimental to pen out a staid restaurant review. Instead, here’s … Continue reading

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Why the meadow of good food I’ve been rolling around in hasn’t made it to this blog.

I’ve had more than my fair share of awesome eats lately. But at the end of all of the prancing and fluttering about, I really don’t have much to share with you, other than this…date bread. This old-time classic hails … Continue reading

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Would you overlook the racist hand that serves you brilliant food?

I’d have written an entire post dedicated to… …this bowl of smooth lentil soup that you’d want to cuddle up with in the cold. …this disc of bread, undulated with all the uneven craters and peaks, charred bits and soft … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to a Fantabulous Community of UAE Food Bloggers!

[Cake credits: Photographed this beauty at the Choco’a stall, at the 2011 Abu Dhabi wedding fair] Today is a very special day for me. It’s the day when, a year ago, google surfaced the blog of another fellow food blogger … Continue reading

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[Double-meaning perverted male culprits out there who’re snickering at my post title, stop that thought process right THERE. This is just a foodblog remember?] Anyhoo, let me present to you my super scientific taxonomy for bread… The Crispy and Crunchy. … Continue reading

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I’ve decided, I’m having a chocolate wedding. Will you marry me?

I saw something this past Saturday that made me rethink my wedding entirely. [Mom, and the two hundred Indian aunties out there who I know, and don’t know – but who are convinced that they’ve rocked me to sleep when … Continue reading