Sunday, November 8, 2009

Hakh Batta


Empty Stomach. Hakh and (phuhur) Batta. This is bliss.

4 comments:

  1. Just had this yesterday !
    Mounj haq ta batta...
    I remember my Dadi saving the phuhur for us..because we used to actually argue over portions of puhur !

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  2. Yes, even in my family puhur was always treated as a delicacy by us kids. The browner the crispier the better!

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  3. Hi Vinayak

    Thanx for your prompt response....
    I will see what I can do!

    Meanwhile, happy to see this blog of yours too.
    I was told about Haak by a Kashmiri friend and I thought it sounded strangely similar to what we eat in Andhra " Batchala" which is Malabar Spinach, its a vine and not really a spinach...so wanted to see what it looked like! Haak is more Collard greens maybe?

    Are you based in J/K, was planning a visit.
    ciao
    K

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  4. I guess Haak would be Collard. Batchala seems interesting. No, I am not based in Kashmir, my father is right now. I am planning to visit sometime later this year.

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