ABOUT Jyothi VARNE
Hello and thank you for visiting my website.
I'm Jyothi Varne from Bengaluru, India. I work in HR and this website is a result of my passion for food. 5 years ago I didn't know how to boil rice, hold a whisk or let alone use a DSLR! Practise, perfection and patience through the years are what has resulted in this humble blog site, which was a mere notebook of recipe collection once.
Some of my friends would find my fascination with flavours, ingredients and the yearning to try out things at home a little eccentric :) But I follow what my heart and mind desires. To me, food is more than something that fills you up when hungry. It's a memory, a celebration, my happy place, my therapy or escape from a mundane routine that all we Corporate coolies have created for ourselves. Most recipes here are from my mother's cooking, while the bakes are the experiments that I've learnt through professional coaching or derive from famous cookbooks. If I don't like it, I don't write about it :) Join me in my culinary journey, as I try, perfect, simplify and relish my home cuisine along with my love for baking.