Month: January 2015

Beyond Brilliant by Chef Dipna Anand

It’s not everyday that a chef is willing to meet writers/bloggers in a very casual setting at Starbucks with no fancy lights and decoration adorning the hall. When I got this invite of reviewing the first book penned down by chef Dipna Anand, I was quite excited and intrigued both because after reading about her I was somewhat convinced that she must be someone very conservative and reserved...

Hot Dog Festival at Smokeys BBQ and Grill

The Chicken Festival was a rage with over 25 chicken dishes including burgers, pastas, mains etc; Smokeys BBQ and Grill has underway with a whole new variety of Hot Dogs in the menu for the Gourmet Capital. The popularity of the term Hot Dog is generally attributed to sports cartoonist T. A. “Tad” Dorgan, who caricatured German figures as dachshund in buns, and called them hot dogs bec...

GASTRO BAZAAR: THINK OUTSIDE THE SHOP

There is nothing better than the promise of good food, fun with friends and some retail therapy to get your creative juices flowing; and we have planned just the perfect Sunday for you. Monkey Bar, India’s favourite gastro-pub and Little Black Book-Delhi & Gurgaon (http://littleblackbookdelhi.com/) welcome you to the “Gastro-Bazaar”- a rollercoaster day of fun, shopping, adventure and discover...

Rajasthani Food Festival at Sanskriti Mumbai

If this huge thali doesn’t satiates your taste buds then I don’t know what will. Concept of Thali’s have its roots in history, from the time of Maharaja’s of Rajasthan this is considered one of the royal treats. Although there are a certain people in today’s time who consider it an old fashioned concept, but I for once totally enjoy this kind of meal be it in a restau...

Fragrance of Rain- #InspireAFragrance

How many times have you just gone out of your house when its raining only to take that refreshing sweet fragrance of wet soil? I’m sure every time it rains you all do that. Well,yes that’s the thing about rain, it brings the most joyous and refreshing fragrance with it. Be it a village or a metro city, this one season is enjoyed by everyone and anyone. Rains bring out the child within ...