The French Macaroon Workshop – Coconut Macaroons

My interest in Macaroons is not only because of my sweet tooth; but my maternal connection to the Pearl City of India – Thoothukudi, which is famous for its cashew-nut macaroon biscuits. The macaroons of Thoothukudi and its relation to macaron and maringue have been discussed in dosaikal previously.  That post was based on a…

A Visit So Special!

Isnt it a wonderful feeling to go to your birth place! My train journey started in Muthunagar Express, also called or nowadays often called Pearl City Express, taking us to Thoothukudi, which is believed the Portuguese converted to Tuticorin for easier tongue twisting(?!). A short detail on the city –   History of Port   In Literature, the…