I am Siri, a
What is CookingwithSiri is all about?
It was the summer of 2007 and those were the times when nothing worthwhile was happening in my life and 'food' gave me solace and embraced me...and asked nothing in return..It still gives me bountiful love and joy and this blog is a place where I try to share all that with you all :).
All opinions expressed on this blog are purely mine and are not intended to hurt anybody's sentiments.
What does she do for living?
As the day dawns, she works as a software professional at a Fortune 100 company and once the night falls, I become the Chef de Cuisine in her airy, spacious, sun-lit Bangalore kitchen, embraced by food that she loves the most.
Is this is a food-blog only?
For a complete list of recipes published on the blog neatly categorized can be accessed here. And whenever possible, I do host various food-events and for the roundups done until now, click here.
How often does she blog?
I blog when I find a recipe that 'connects' with me and 'talks' to me.. when I dig into that first bite, my heart either skips a beat out of joy.. or at least brings a smile on to my face...when I know for a fact that dish will be made again and again by me..and hopefully by you guys too.
... this blog is my online 'diary-of-keepsake-recipes'. Not every experiment of mine in the kitchen is a success, but as Tom Krause quoted - 'There are no failures - just experiences and your reactions to them.', so I keep trying..
Where does she get her recipe inspirations from?
...from everywhere - my own
Who is her
guinea pig ..ahem ahem.. the lucky person who gets to taste everything?
That would my lovely husband, Mr.S who is a great connoisseur of food and next my mother who is THE most amazing cook and a not-so-easily-impressed food critic of my recipes. They can
Where do she want you to start browsing?
First of all, Welcome to my blog and thanks for taking time. I suggest you browse through the recipe index and see if you find anything interesting. And if you like the posts here, do subscribe to the blog feed , Like my page on Facebook and follow me on twitter..See you all there.
Just curious, any media mentions or places where your work was appreciated?
There have been a few moments during all these years of blogging where I was given a thumbs up for the recipes and work I published on this blog. They have been duly documented here. :-)
Questions and/or Comments or Recipe Requests
To leave a comment or if you have a recipe request - email me at info[dot]siri[at]gmail[dot]com. I will surely respond to it as soon as possible. Your constructive feedback is always welcome. :-)
Do you have a wishlist? Something you want to do atleast once in your life?
***This is a list in progress..
1. Dine at Chez Panisse
2. Dine at Junoon, NYC
3. Eat and roam on streets of Paris
4. Spend at least a day at Tuscany's countryside gorging on pasta and cheese.
5. Start my own food joint (not a restaurant but something small!)
Happy browsing and hope to see you back soon!