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Cooking for Daughter’s friends

Daughter is growing younger and now begins the times when she can call friends home for pyjama parties. Fortunately, it is lunch this time...

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Worth the Taareef – Restaurant in Pune

Taareef, a restaurant located at Aundh in Pune is one of those places which I frequent a lot. I remember one particular instance when I had convinced some of my friends to try the place for dinner...

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Thai Cuisine at Malaka Spice

Would you prefer a joint well known for its taste over a fine dining restaurant? Well, the answer would more often be yes than no. But then, there are certain situations when the answer would vary. Going out on a dinner date with your wife on your anniversary to a dhaba, irrespective of the quality of food there, would not be exactly the wisest of decisions. You don’t want to make her regret saying yes to you, at least on that day.

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Chhole Bhature

If you visit Delhi and do not manage to grab hold of Pindi Chhole with Bhature or Kulcha is like visiting Mumbai and not having Vada Pav or Pav Bhaji there.

Chhole Bhature is the most popular street f...

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Anda Bhurji – Indianised Scrambled Eggs

Egg is a versatile food ingredient. It can be the main ingredient of a recipe or a silent one building the end product. But surely holds its place strong.

Anda(egg) Bhurji,Indian(ised) scrambled eggs, was always the staple food, specifically when

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Iftar at Kondhwa in Pune

It was on the sixteenth day of fasting in the holy month of Ramzan that we went to visit the Iftar stalls at Kondhwa in Pune. For once the stories about the wide range of food were not exaggerated. We could not resist the temptation of trying each of the dishes.

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Indian Muslim Wedding

I had the opportunity of attending a Muslim wedding very late in my life and did not want to miss it. The co-author of the blog got married recently and invited me and family to attend the marriage in Mumbai on a Sunday in January 2015.

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My Small Stint with Gluten Free Diet

In the Indian context, being asked to go gluten free possibly comes simpler than we ever thought. The doctor had suggested reducing strain on the stomach and the small intestine and hence this diet was advised for a period of 15 days.

Initially, it came as a shock.

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