Winter Special Menu – Rajdhani

In a city like Bangalore options for food are huge, but if you are a person who goes to the green grocer and picks up  vegetables everyday then you know the plight ☹ .It’s the same vegetables all round the year and its on you to do tic tac toe and select. Recently, I was…

GingerBread House & Christmas Tree Lighting

My earliest memory of GingerBread House dates back to when I first read Hensel and Gretel. Every time I read the book I visualized myself inside the gingerbread house. This childhood fantasy turned into a reality this December. I was invited to Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway for the annual Lighting of the…

Advent Of Christmas – Cake Mixing

In Calcutta Christmas is always special! Its popularly known as “barodin” which means a long day literally (Around this time of the year the day starts getting longer). The day is always marked with certain rituals like a visit to Park Street, exchanging and eating fruit cakes which are integral part of this celebration. In…

Bean Flickers

Having worked in the ITES/IT sector for 13.5 years now – I realize most of us attached with this industry have a different passion to pursue. However, once we are caught in the vicious cycle of credit cards, EMIs, etc. – you cannot pursue your dreams. Sreekanth Radhakrishnan, the entrepreneur behind this tiny, cozy, café…

Three Dots & A Dash – The tiki experience

This was my first experience at a Tiki Bar. Now did the name “Tiki Bar” tickle your senses? At least it did to me 😊 Now what’s a “Tiki Bar” – it’s that hub which invokes the romanticism of tropical culture. So, to retain that romance – Three Dots and a Dash has its unique style…

Flechazo – Love at First Sight

When you visit a restaurant multiple times over a year or little and it still wows you – you feel like writing about it, isn’t it? Yup, that’s exactly how Flechazo has been to me always. My first visit was along with my office colleagues, followed by personal visit to mark important days. These days…

Kebabs, Kebabs & Kebabs @Paradise

Hailing from Kolkata & Hyderabad being my second home – Biriyani is Bae & Paradise is so synonymous to Biriyani – I just could not help saying “Yeah” instantly – when I was contacted. Paradise is an age old (almost 64 years old) – Legacy brand now known to every one for their Hyderabadi biriyani….

The Earthquake Challenge @ Swensens

Bengalis are known for their “sweet-tooth” & we are no exceptions. We regularly contribute by posting in the group “Bengaluru Desserts club” – started by Vinay Nagaraju and have been waiting for something special arranged by him, which we have already witnessed before in the 3 events by him for “Bengaluru Biriyani Club” In association with…

Spectacular Bengaluru Biriyani Club – S01E03

It all started with a new place to try – Biriyani for Breakfast   , since then there has been no looking back for Bengaluru Biriyani Club. A young foodie Renukesh created a group for the love of one food “Biriyani”, soon he was joined by 2 more friends Vinay – Navneeth & then these…

A month long food journey – Ramadan in Namma Bengaluru

My friends and kins know, how much I love the month of Ramadan. I have many friends from my teenage days, who follow Islam, therefore on one side while I understand the meaning of this month, my interest lies in the different delicacies I can try during this season. Ever since we discovered the pleasure…

Barebones – The balcony bar with a view

Before starting this article – I want to start by saying , if you are used to a certain eatery and then another new place comes up beside it , it’s our natural tendency to go for the “tried & tasted” but once break the rule & do try the new one. You never know,…