Zubaida Apa also known as mistress of spices has been passed away on Thursday night 4 January 2018 in Karachi.
Her brother Anwar Maqsood confirmed the sad news, adding the celebrated professional cook had been unwell for some time.
Tariq’s funeral prayers will be held in Sultan Mosque in the city’s Defence area after the Friday prayers.She was 72.
“I know people will remember me well,” she had said, according to Imtiaz.
“I tell my husband if I die, please have this inscribed on my tombstone: Zubaida Aapa totkay wali.”
She achieved fame doing culinary shows on TV and writing cookbooks. Her regular culinary advice segments on various TV channels were so popular that Zubaida ‘Aapa’ became a household name across Pakistan.
Her last known brief interview was given to one of the leading food magazine of Pakistan The Cook Book. for more updates stay connected……