Festivals and celebrations, FOOD

My Chocolate Christmas #FlavoursomeTuesdays

While the rest of the world is dreaming of a White Christmas, my family is dreaming of a dark, chocolate one . Preferably with chocolates with liquor that surprises you with its boozy taste . The countdown to Christmas or Advent is observed differently in different parts of the world . While I’m not sure… Read More My Chocolate Christmas #FlavoursomeTuesdays

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International Street Food #FlavoursomeTuesdays

The streets of Bombay they say are paved with gold . I definitely haven’t seen any gold on Mumbai’s streets but I do know it’s pavements are filled with hawkers. Apart from the regular vegetable and fruit sellers, you have all kinds of vendors . Come December you have Tibetans selling sweaters. All year long… Read More International Street Food #FlavoursomeTuesdays

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Banana & cream #FlavoursomeTuesday

Believe it or not I’ve been thinking of nothing else but food these past few days. Actually I think about food most of the time because I am the chief menu planner and cook in my household. Now most of you do the same thing but why am I so different? Well that’s because we… Read More Banana & cream #FlavoursomeTuesday

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Boiled Eggs and Beer #FlavoursomeTuesdays

I don’t know if this is peculiar to Mumbai but once upon a time , a boiled egg seller outside a beer bar was common sight in Mumbai. But this sight has become rare ever Mumbai’s Beer Bars were shut down  in the early 2000’s because of the shady activities that were conducted there. While… Read More Boiled Eggs and Beer #FlavoursomeTuesdays

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Shaggy dog tale #FlavoursomeTuesday

Before you start yawning at the the prospect of going through a long winded story, let me assure you that this is a shaggy dog story of a completely different kind . Firstly, it is not very long winded. Secondly, it is not very funny. At least to me. So let’s start at the beginning. I… Read More Shaggy dog tale #FlavoursomeTuesday