Pakistani food writer Sumayya Usmani began with a goal to show the world how distinct and delicious the food of her native Pakistan can be. She now takes her knowledge of Pakistani cuisine to an even greater audience with her first cookbook, Summers Under The Tamarind Tree. Pakistani cooking is full of staples that feel […]
As a student, making sure you’re well fed can be the least of your worries when you have a deadline for Friday and a desperately important sports social to attend! However, making sure you get in that rushed breakfast before you run to a lecture can be the difference between staying awake and concentrating, and […]
Although the British were not able to change much of our eating habits they had one contribution that has become deeply rooted in our culture – tea. It is hard to imagine a day without tea in our part of the world. Tea is more than just a beverage for our people; it has a social significance […]
By Ayyan Zubair Pakistan is a beautiful country. The clothes people wear are gorgeous. The nation’s general culture is vibrant. The mountains are among the greatest spectacles in the world, and the people are friendly. However, one of the most endearing aspects of Pakistan to natives like my family members is, unquestionably, its cuisine. From […]
There is definitely no love sincerer than the love of food, when everyone else may leave you just know that food never will. While some people eat to live, most Pakistanis live to eat. Only in Pakistan would you find everyone saying how their mother is the best cook in the world, and no doubt […]
Because what’s Eid without some of this delicious white pudding? My mother was never big on making kheer, hence my childhood was spent eating it at homes of family and friends. That’s when I developed a love affair with it. Every Ramazan and Eid, it was a staple at my aunty’s house, which is […]
It’s samosa time! Check us out as we put this local delight to the test. Yum!
The staff of US Embassy in Karachi taste-test famed Pakistani bun kababs. Totally yumalicious!
Every country, region and even local regional people have their own taste and to cater to that everyone has their own style of food, dishes and own recipes. In sub-continent, while Sri Lanka and Bangladesh have hundreds of dishes related to rice and fishes alone, its the rich Pakistani and Indian culture that have thousands […]