baking · Mauritian food

Waving the Mauritius 50TH Independence Day Flag – Mauritian Banana Tart

Calling out Mauritians from everywhere! Clean shoes, checked. Shirts well ironed, checked. Hair done properly, checked. Perfect! Are you well aligned for the flag raising ceremony? I mean that's how it used to be, right? The hustle and bustle before the Independence Day ceremony at school. Repetitions every morning in order to ensure a proper… Continue reading Waving the Mauritius 50TH Independence Day Flag – Mauritian Banana Tart

Cake · Mauritian food

Mauritian Custard Sponge Cake – Gateau Custard

How about a little bit of cake for your sweetheart to celebrate the month of love? Do you still remember these childhood treats? Perfectly aligned one after the another in the little window of the local shop. The sight of which would haunt many for days if you could not get yourself one. I mean… Continue reading Mauritian Custard Sponge Cake – Gateau Custard

Mauritian food

Lepok Dadi.. – Salted Fish Fried Rice / Riz Frites Poisson Salé

I don't remember much of my Dadi to be honest. Only fragment of memories and bit and pieces of here and there. But I clearly remember her taking her plastic bag full of chips and snacks, on her back to sell at school premises during lunch time. Sometimes I picture the time when she used… Continue reading Lepok Dadi.. – Salted Fish Fried Rice / Riz Frites Poisson Salé

chicken · Mauritian food

An Ode to the Festive Period! Mauritian Chicken Salmi – Salmi Poulet

  It's this time of the Year again! I know right? I am of the same opinion too! Did we just not made a toast to welcome the year 2017? This year has been such a ride for me, from every level. All the buttons pushed , pulled and even pressed. Ouf! Let's set the… Continue reading An Ode to the Festive Period! Mauritian Chicken Salmi – Salmi Poulet

chicken · Mauritian food

Mauritian Chicken Turmeric Curry – Poulet Safran

The Yellow Curry along with all its beautiful stain! I always get myself in stained with yellow whenever I am making this Curry at home. As funny as it might sound, you just cannot escape it. Still everything is so worthwhile when making this Curry. You can barely taste the turmeric to be honest. Instead… Continue reading Mauritian Chicken Turmeric Curry – Poulet Safran