5 things to know about Gloria Jeans, Köln

29th May 2019 Shaheen Rajan 0

You know what’s better than a cafe? A cafe with beautiful interiors. Gloria Jeans is quite common in Karachi, but is relatively unknown in Cologne – even after it opened its doors in the city a few weeks ago. It may have something to do with it being American. Anyway. So, […]

I wanted Nando’s in Berlin, and ended up at Piri’s

6th April 2019 Shaheen Rajan 0

I came across Piri’s because I missed chicken and spice on a single platter. Google suggested Piri’s Chicken Burger, so N and I got on our way to check it out. It is an Australian concept, inspired by Portuguese breaded chicken breast burgers, and offers a spicy alternative to familiar […]

Recipe: Keto Shami Kebab

28th March 2019 Shaheen Rajan 0

Shami kebabs are one of the most convenient meal options for me. They are ready in a jiffy, and always delicious. I puppy-eyed Nasira Ali (my flatmate) into making them for me, with a promise to assist. She usually makes them with pulses/legumes, but I asked her to skip it […]

Burger Wars: Mangal Burger vs Beef Brothers

28th November 2018 Shaheen Rajan 0

I take my burgers very seriously, more so than those supplements Mother India packed for me a few months ago. I have been trying out all sorts of places recently, and wanted to share my review. They don’t account for much individually, so how about a face off? Let’s start […]