Bombay sweets are the Bomb! After a spicy meal of rice and curry nothing goes down quite as well (except, of course, a bowl of buffalo milk curd slathered in kittul palm treacle). Especially when you are way too stuffed for a serious dessert, munching on a Bombay sweet or two supplies just the right … Continue reading Bombay Sweet Palace
In honor of the season, I am reposting an article I recently received from a relative in Sri Lanka. It was written by an expat Sri Lankan, now living in Austrailia, Noel Crusz. Here I am on the ocean liner THE PACIFIC SKY in the Coral Sea on a pre-Christmas voyage from Sydney to New … Continue reading CHRISTMAS IN THE GOOD OLD DAYS IN CEYLON
Seeing No Reservations again last night, I was struck by how much food was left out of the show. It’s not that we didn’t shoot it, but you know the drill–Tony was sick for the first couple days, and the powers-that-be decided to leave most of those segments out, and I, of course, was not … Continue reading ANYONE For DESSERT?