Sampling India

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India has a rich and diverse foodscape, with the cuisine changing as you travel from state to state, from the coast to the hills, from the desert to the mountains. Here is a sampling of some of the most common meals that can be found pan-India… and of course, it includes the ubiquitous chai. These illustrations were originally done as … Read More

Karnataka, Tamil Nadu

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Surprising to see that the Cauvery waters issue has reached such a peak, and there’s violence in otherwise peaceful places like Bangalore and Chennai. They’re two of my favourite cities. Here they are, getting some breakfast and sharing some coffee.

Happy Eid!

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Every year in college, a friend of mind brought me the yummiest, home-cooked sheer khurma on Eid – one of my favourite sweet dishes ever! Eid Mubarak, everyone! Enjoy the goodies and the happies.  

The happy chef!

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Bake, fry, roast, steam, mash, chop.. an illustration with everything that makes cooking so soul-satisfying 🙂 Illustration for an apron/fridge sticker.  

13 must-have Indian food experiences

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This piece was originally done for the travel company GoMowgli, highlighting Indian food experiences a first-time visitor must have.  From the 36-course Kashmiri wazwan to the simple biryani of Tamil Nadu, India offers to your palate a mind-boggling variety of tastes and flavours. Much like its people and culture, Indian food is highly diverse, with each region having a distinct … Read More