‘The Noodle Story’ – Tales authored by my chopsticks!

Mall food courts are mostly sad, and you can’t really complain since they are serving you stuffs at quite reasonable prices. So they kinda strike a balance between street side unhygienic food and chef’s ultimate masterpieces; and try to get you something having elements from both the worlds. Ultimately they deliver something which won’t leave…

Insight on Palm oil – an amazing bloggers meet held by Malaysian Palm Oil Council!

Have you heard about palm oil? Are you aware about its features or benefits? Recently I was invited to a bloggers meets held by Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) at Barbeque Nation, Park Street (Kolkata). Here at this discussion forum, we were introduced to the benefits of palm oil and we were informed about many…

Fuji – Perfecting my palate for authentic Japanese!

Kolkatans are surely fond of experimenting with food. They try out various cuisines, various restaurants, various ingredients while cooking and new recipes from cook books, social media or television while preparing food at home. This fondness has found new wings over the last five years when the food scenario in Kolkata has changed drastically. Bengalis…

Wokaholic – the interesting case of wok boxes!!

The model in which ‘Wokaholic’ works suits best the fast paced urban working population, you can easily fill your tummy and while doing so you need not sit at any place to have your meal. They serve amazing on-the-go meals in bento boxes which you can grab and run. And more importantly they give you…

Buddha Smile – Awesome home style Chinese preparations!

Devouring Chinese food on weekends is extremely common amongst Bengalis. They need to have either some satisfying Chinese meal or some Kolkata style biriyani to satiate their taste buds and they wait patiently the entire week for these weekend gastronomic getaways, either with Chinese or with Mughlai cuisine. At least I have many friends (who…

Bombay Brasserie – Irresistible Canteen Menu and more!

For me, food is more than what it seems to be. The culture which is behind that food that helps us to trace back the origin of that dish constantly keeps intriguing me! So, if you know the social background or the culture lying behind a food, you can really go under the skin of…

Irish House – empty that mug & put all your stress in there instead!

Kolkata has embraced the new-age elements in its life though it always loves the co-existence of antique as well as the modern faces of the same character in its alleys which run as veins making it our ever vibrant and lively city of joy! It is an iconic city filled with heritage and pumped with…

Food Tasting session at Asia House, Kolkata!

Kolkatans have always been an ardent fan of Chinese cuisine and this has almost been their second best eat-out option maybe after Mughlai! Though for some, Chinese is definitely their first love when it comes to eating out. There are infinite numbers of street side stalls selling Chinese dishes along with piping hot dimsums in…

Food Tasting session at the grand opening of Hoppipola, Mani Square

Now there is one more reason to be happy, or rather ‘hoppi’ if you are at the Mani Square mall, even after watching a boring movie at the multiplex! I guess my hint was explicit enough to let you know what I am talking about. Yes, the fun joint called ‘Hoppipola’ has opened up its…

Lassi & Parantha Festival at Pind Punjabi Dhaba till 24-Dec 2016!

Culinary scenes have changed drastically in the city of joy in the past couple of years and it is still evolving with every passing day. Five years back who would have dreamt of molecular gastronomy, liquid nitrogen ice creams, vegan meats, microbreweries or something like a fusion parantha in this city? Innovation is surely the…

Cake Mixing & Thanksgiving buffet brunch at The Stadel!

Cake Mixing is one such occasion which comes annually and lasts for only few minutes, but the amount of fun and unadulterated joy that it brings along with it in this short span of time stays with us for the rest of the year. It ushers happiness which is truly synonymous to Christmas and this…

Mamagoto – much loved Pan Asian restaurant – now in Kolkata!

I had been an ardent fan of Pan Asian restaurant, Mamagoto and have been recommending it to my friends ever since I had a meal at their Gurgaon Sector-29 branch three years back during a winter weekday afternoon. Their Thai dishes were so authentic that I remembered of the dishes and flavors which I had…