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28 Jan

Something fishy in the air!

(Published in Dawn on Jan 27, 2013) Sights, sounds and smells of the sea waft through most of the southern side of Karachi, Pakistan’s port city, in which wet ‘fish’ markets line the ocean where it meets land. This is where fresh produce comes in every morning, caught in nets and trawlers that bring treasures of the ocean in for popular consumption. It’s by no means a selection that would entice novelty seekers but to be fair, it is abundant and diverse enough to keep Karachi’s seafood lovers’ appetite well whetted.  It surely is better than the selection available anywhere else in the country. And Karachi’s restaurateurs like to make the most of it. The Crab Gratin at...
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