Biriyani Andre Bae

A few days back I was reading “The Flavours of Nationalism”  by Nandita Haksar where she proposed in the sub-continent if there’s a single dish which should be pronounced as our National Dish it should be khichdi , however in my mental conversation with her I was nodding and saying it should be biriyani ….

A long pending visit to the ‘Druid Garden’

I had first seen pics of this place through my friend Richa Gupta’s post during its inauguration. Since then , this place in Saharakarnagar has been at the back of my mind. On a grueling day (Wednesday) after the days grill I visited The Druid Garden , finally marking the ‘tick’ ,which was long due in my…

A visit to Kapoor’s Cafe – where they started from

This post revolves around Kapoor’s Cafe, though initially my intended destination was the newly opened Kapoor’s Chat Bhandar , a pitfall of following maps blindly. By the time my friend Shruti and I , reached here , she was so hungry that I did not have the heart to ask her to steer our way…

Sushi at home Experience brought home by Daily Sushi

I still remember those office days in Paris, when on Fridays while I wanted to grab a jumbo baguette sandwich and roam around in the marchés (weekly markets) in the neighborhood, my colleagues would plan for sushi lunches. Albeit some Fridays I gave in, while other times I slipped a little early grabbed my lunch…

The first Sunday of lockdown 2021

As we were just about to start resuming our lives with all precautions in the new normal ,the virus took a new avatar and all eyes are currently on our country. The best way to break the chain and stay safe is to shut doors. But what do we do within the 4 walls and…

The Groot – Post Shopping a relaxed and sublime experience

A little before I was visiting my family in Kolkata , on Black Friday (yes , you read it right) – yes , In India the trend has caught up where certain clothing line or shops offer discounts on the day US celebrates Black Friday. Well, as we were expecting a new member in the…

Natraj Chole – Paharganj Walein, Now in Namma ooru

In 2020, we all went through a life changing experience. It almost changed everything around us. So many people left the city, so many known places shut shop. However, we also saw a surge of young entrepreneurs still taking the city by its stride and adding taste and color to our palate. One such venture,…

Embrace the change – Reset your life

Last Sunday I visited this new place which promises to be a one stop shop for holistic living. Right from a café to spa to gym and an open space for yoga they have it all, spread across floors. The green interiors have a very balmy effect. The last 7-8 months were definitely tumultuous. However,…

Thanksgiving 2020 – Life is Good to me

Whoever has grown up in Bangalore , studied in the engineering colleges in & around this city (say like Tumkur) and dropped by the city with friends once in a while , knew the name ‘the pub world’ . The green bower , the music, the old world charm , numerous memories woven around this…