I’ve hosted two successful suppers now at my underground restaurant with a third coming up later this month. Despite the title, this dinner has really nothing to do with religion or religious holidays, and everything to do with good eating. The story behind it is simple: Christmas day is usually the one day of the … Continue reading Skiz’s Original Suppers #3: “A Jewish Christmas Dinner”
The first supper was a great success! Are you ready for #2? This time we are doing a mixed menu of South Asian inspired dishes with Chicken Biryani as the star. To check out the whole menu for Thursday, November 30th, please follow this link: Skiz’s Original Supper #2 And remember, we only have rook … Continue reading Skiz’s Original Suppers #2
After years of doing Supper clubs and Pop-ups in all manner of places, I’m finally taking the plunge, folks, and opening up my own underground restaurant. And here’s the rub–it’s going to be in my own home! Think of it as a speakeasy serving delicious food. People are constantly asking me, “When are you going … Continue reading Welcome to the debut of Skiz’s Original Suppers
I’ve been doing pop-ups and supper clubs for a minute, but mostly highlighting the cuisine of Sri Lanka, which I grew up eating. Now it’s time to stretch out and showcase other foods I love. If you’ve followed my show Pan Asian on Youtube, you know that I’m a huge fan of pretty much all … Continue reading Skiz’s Original Presents “The Pan-Asian Pop-Up”
Check the lastest article on saveur.com: http://www.saveur.com/how-to-make-roasted-curry-powder-sri-lankan You can order it right here: http://www.skizsoriginal.com/new-products/ Continue reading Skiz’s Original Sri Lankan Roasted Curry Powder Featured in Saveur!
Back by popular demand, the only gourmet, small-batch, Sri Lankan curry powder on the market returns. I started off making this magic powder exclusively for friends and family. Then they convinced me I should market it. But juggling so many things, as I am known to do, I eventually grew tired of dealing with it. … Continue reading Skiz’s Original Sri Lankan Curry Powders Available Once Again
It is with sadness that I must acknowledge the passing of a great friend and mentor, Thangarajah Arjuna, in Sri Lanka on this Easter Sunday, April 16th–the same day of his birth. I had known Arjuna for many years as the upstairs neighbor of my Aunty Dora in the small cluster of flats on Park … Continue reading R.I.P. Arjuna