I love making this for company. It's absolutely delectable: tender, beautifully spiced lamb curry and rice. And there's a lovely, cooling cucumber mint raita sauce recipe included, to serve along side. You can assemble the casserole ahead of time.
The Indian cookbook author Raghavan Iyer experienced his first Thanksgiving, in Minnesota, in the early 1980s “Coming from a land of spice, I thought, ‘Man, how boring,’" he recalled He shared this recipe for squash dumplings in a creamy tomato sauce spotted with cashews and raisins, a bright and spicy dish welcome on any table, any time of the year
Nine people are trapped in the Indian consulate's visa office after a devastating earthquake. As they start to melt down emotionally, Uma, a grad student, suggests they each tell a story about one thing in their lives. The stories they tell are incredible, and you will feel as though you have known and understand each character as they wait for rescue or death. An amazing read.