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2016

My Kerala Itinerary

For the past almost 2 months I have extensively written about my Kerala trip in 9 separate article, which are in no certain chronological order and just segregated as an article per place. Today I will craft the exact itinerary and how I went about it, which would hopefully help a lot of people, in planning their ultra-expensive…
Hyatt Hotel BKC New Delhi

Summer lovin at Hyatt Cafe

Summer has a funny effect on most people; it gets them rolling their eyes with the name of food. I am no different, that was my feeling on being invited by Parinita Samanta, the PR manager for Hyatt Regency New-Delhi; for their cafe’s new summer specific brunch menu. The apprehension was easy, I thought the…

One for the Birds

I woke up early morning, got ready and ran to the bus station only to know the next bus to Kumarakom is after 45 minutes or so, which was good in a sense. It gave me ample time to have a peaceful spicy vada and Kattan (Kerala tea) for breakfast. Kattan is something unique yet indigenous…
Beautiful Looking Italian Dessert at Hyatt

A Notch Different in 23 Years

Every artist is unique; there aren’t any 2 artists in the world that would think of painting a white board with the same piece of imagination or 2 sculptors that imagine the same figurine in head before they start carving it out. A chef is an artist of same calibre; everyone would imagine something different…
Whole chicken cooked in a pit inside earth

Murgh Zamin Doz

Continuing from my article of 20th August 2015 titled “Unearthing of the lost” I have a little detail on another dish that was served during the festival called Murgh Zamin Doz. What is it– The term Zamin doz means “inside earth” in Urdu and points in same direction in Arabic as well as Persian. Murgh…
Sashimi Platter With Sake Salmon Maguro tuna Mackrel pockchoy kobachi small bowl

The love letter from Japan

Building a Taj Mahal for your lover is not an option anymore considering the obvious numerous problems but that in no ways stops you from making something real and life-size for the one you care most. Imagine an Indian who settled in far-east Island nation Japan, 30 odd years back and married a local, but…