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Located at Bukhari commercial, Chupa Rustom is an upscale cafe reminiscent of the old Irani hotels of Karachi. It offers a modern take on traditional Desi food.  
Food/ Karachi/ Restaurant Reviews

Review: Breakfast at Chupa Rustom

Located at Bukhari commercial, Chupa Rustom is an upscale cafe reminiscent of the old Irani hotels of Karachi. It offers a modern take on traditional Desi food.   Chupa Rustom is a new place that has opened in Karachi at Bukhari Commercial. It’s designed as an ode to the old Irani cafes offering a glimpse of the Karachi that was, or in my case, the Karachi that I hear about from my parents and elders. Currently, the café is only…

After the first successful Bites and Vibes Karachi, the second one is happening on Sunday, 18th Feb 2018 at Pavilion End Club.
Food/ Food Events

Bites and Vibes Volume 2

After the first successful Bites and Vibes Karachi, the second one is happening on Sunday, 18th Feb 2018 at Pavilion End Club. Organized by foodpanda Pakistan, this food market is all about trying out delicious food, enjoying good music and just enjoying yourself with friends and family. Some of the options to try out are: Juicy grilled prawn skewers from ‘Skewers’ A variety of sushi from Bonsai Dancing Potatoes from Potadose! Loads of delicious carbs! Traditional Hyderabadi specialities from Aunty…

Deciding what to make for dinner can be exhausting. Here's a Pakistani weekly menu plan that will help you decide 'what's for dinner' or as we say locally 'aaj kia pakayein'
Weekly Dinner Menu

Pakistani Weekly Dinner Menu

Deciding what to make for dinner can be exhausting. Here’s a Pakistani weekly dinner menu plan that will help you decide ‘what’s for dinner’ or as we say locally ‘aaj kia pakayein’ One of the most difficult tasks of the day is to decide what to cook for dinner. It’s not as simple as what the family loves to eat, but also needs to take into consideration the grocery budget plus what is good for the house in the long-run.…

Ingredient Spotlight: Sriracha Sauce. This hot sauce originating from Vietnam adds heat and a hint of sweetness to daily meals. Also known as rooster sauce, it can be used as a dip, condiment, marinade and more!
Food/ Ingredient Spotlight

Ingredient Spotlight – Sriracha Sauce

Sriracha sauce is a hot sauce originating from Vietnam that adds heat and a hint of sweetness to daily meals. Also known as rooster sauce, it can be used as a dip, condiment, marinade and more! Ingredient Spotlight is a new feature on the blog focusing on products that I love. It could be a snack, a dip, a condiment, a brand of tea or breakfast cereal that I am appreciating these days. It could be a newly launched product…

Food/ Healthy Eating/ International Recipes/ Lifestyle/ Recipes

Project Superfood with No Leftovers and a Recipe for a Lifestyle Change

Kick-off to Project Superfood in collaboration with No Leftovers, and featuring a simple and delicious recipe for brown rice and stir-fried vegetables. It’s important to know what we are eating on a daily basis. Not just to check calories, but to look at the nutritional aspect of the food that we are eating. Is our diet balanced or are we eating too much fat, protein, sugar? Are we eating something that can adversely affect our health? Is the food that…

Why I love buying cookbooks, and what I look for when deciding to buy a cookbook.
Cookbook Reviews

Why cookbooks have a special place in my bookshelf

Today I want to talk about why cookbooks have a special place in my bookshelf. The reason I buy them, and what what I look for when deciding to buy one. I know I know! I am a blogger who shares her recipes online, so why would I suggest buying a cookbook. That’s what I used to think too till I invested in my first cookbook, and from then I got addicted, and my wallet started complaining (a LOT). A…

Blogger Meetups/ Pakistan/ Restaurant Reviews

A visit to Neco’s Natural Cafe and Store

A visit to Necos Natural Cafe & Store at Bukhari Commercial, Karachi to try their wholesome and healthy food. Our favorites were the spinach and artichoke dip, the special pizza and the fish in lemongrass. A few days ago, I was invited for a food tasting at Neco’s Natural Store and Cafe with two other friends. If you have been following my blog for a while, you will know that I am a fan of Neco’s (remember that Twix cheesecake).…