‘The Whistling Kettle’ – Darjeeling is whistling in my head!

There are few things in our lives to which we love to cling on to! Even if that entity disowns you, you can’t probably let go the fond memories and you keep on making honest efforts to go back for that old magic. One such entity is probably Darjeeling, at least for the Bengalis this…

‘Karma Kettle’ launches their Festive Collection of floral teas!

Tea has always been a romantic link of numerous dispersed pleasant memories in my otherwise convoluted head. It’s that mystic potion which cures so many unseen anomalies in life. I am not a teetotaler, but yes surely I am a tea-totaller (if you allow me to use this term) who is very picky about his…

‘The Tea Trove’ – Bloggers Meet at the tea lover’s heaven!

This bloggers meet at Tea Trove, Acropolis Mall was long pending and that’s primarily because of me, since I had some personal issues going on in the meanwhile. I am very thankful to Shruti for bearing with me all these while, and of course thankful for this warm invitation. I had attended a tasting session…

Made in Oven – or was that Heaven?

Kolkata is blessed to have so many adorable bakeries spread across the city! And these days the home bakers have completely changed the scenario for good. They have added that extra sweetness to the 'Sweetest part of India'! All these home bakers are extremely talented, passionate and bake with that extra bit of care and…

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…

First Flush – The new joint for unadulterated adda and tea!

These days every bit of our urban life is result oriented. We can not think of a task we will undertake that won’t yield positive results. Even people snacking over a sandwich and coffee in a café tend to discuss topics that will be beneficial to them. The charm of old world ‘adda’ has almost…