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A Family Affair

A Family Affair

... Opening Darjeeling Express was a huge leap, but Asma has thrived and it's because, she says, "You don't realize how much you learn by observation and how to deal with challenges." Growing up Asma' watched her mother deftly orchestrate weddings and other huge-scale events. Crisis management was just an ordinary task in her mother's hospitality business. And Asma unknowingly picked up the ethos of how to manage a business and make it your family...

This isn't about Nostalgia

This isn't about Nostalgia

...these collection of photographs are a reminder of the history of Asma’s home cuisine. At Darjeeling Express, she honours, preserves and protects the recipes that have passed through generations so that people of all times and of all places can savour some of it.