World-renowned Asha Bhosle, the legendary Indian artiste who hails from India's first-family of music, has translated her second passion in life, her love for cooking, into a culinary concept that is now popular at nine restaurants across five countries.
Cuisine: The dining experience at Asha's pulls off with aplomb a fresh, exotic and innovative style of Indian menu that blends traditional North-Western cuisine with Indian home-style cooking and new-age fusion selection. Enjoy succulent meats flavored with authentic herbs and spices that delight your appetite, and sip into the tantalizingly refreshing cocktails that await you at Asha’s.
What's new: Its six new vegetarian and non-vegetarian sizzlers – Tawa Paneer Smoke, Dakshin Murg, Mahi Dum Anaari Smoke, Murg Lazeez Smoke, Nihari Ran Smoke and Prawn Khurchan Smoke – are reasons enough stop by and indulge in the richest of flavors and delectable surprises.
Besides enjoying the smoke, sizzle, aromas, taste and textures of their limited-time sizzler offers, items on their regular menu are also popular show-stealers.
Drinks: Speckled Bangle – Mandarin muddled with homemade vanilla sugar and cinnamon syrup topped with soda water | Maotai – Lemongrass, bird's eye chili and coriander leaves, shaken and lengthened with coconut water | Rose Jam – Rose jam shaken with freshly brewed tea and lemon juice scented with rose water.
Appetizers: Mushroom Kurkure – Battered and deep-fried mushrooms stuffed with cheese, bell peppers and crushed black pepper | Paneer Ka Soola – Tandoori shashlik of cottage cheese, green peppers, tomatoes and pineapple flavored with mustard.
Main course: Chef's Special Dal Makhani – Classic black lentils slow-cooked overnight with tomatoes, cream and butter | Subz Biriyani – Vegetables cooked with biriyani rice flavored with mace, cardamom and saffron | Kesar Biriyani – Boneless lamb biriyani with a rich saffron flavor.
Desert: Gulab jamun served on a dollop of vanilla ice-cream | Ras malai – soft spongy cottage cheese balls dipped in luscious thick, sweetened milk.
Ambience: Friendly and knowledgeable staff in authentic uniforms, only add to the restaurant's contemporary design that creates a vibrant atmosphere without losing the warmth, charm, love and richness customary of Indian hospitality. With its outstanding appeal, the exquisite layout of the restaurant showcases the singer’s and her restaurant’s sense of tradition, style, music and love of her homeland's mystique.
Location: Marina Crescent, Salmiya | Spoons Complex, Mahboula | 1st Avenue - The Avenues
Contact: 22244502, 22081122, 22254097, 22283503 | www.ashasrestaurants.com/kuwait/ | Facebook: Asha's Middle East | Instagram @ashasmiddleeast