Archive for June, 2009

My Arsenal

My Arsenal

Thursday, June 11, 2009 1 Comment

Growing up, I took for granted the steel container that lived in the drawer next to the stove. Six rounds encircling a seventh, each holding a foundational spice: garam masala, tumeric, freshly toasted ground cumin, whole cumin seeds, crushed coriander seeds, and cayenne. Salt was in the middle, its snowy white crystals in sharp contrast […]


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