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,…

Moby Dick – in Bangalore, in a new avatar

As a teenager I read the book where Ishmael talks about ‘Moby Dick’ a huge white whale & the constant chase by Ahab … Here in this post Avril talks about another ‘Moby Dick’ completely different from the first. It’s a bright new café which opened up their doors and welcomed us to have limited…

Chefactory – the new quick bites

I believe that there are some quaint and small outlets which actually cater real good food and we need to be on the lookout. I crossed this place for the past few weeks and felt the queer instinct of visiting this place, probably the first reason being the name “Chefactory”. I wondered if it has…

DineFest Bangalore @ RedFork

DineFest is back. Its a 10-day culinary event showcasing over 30 restaurants across 3 cities (Bangalore, Delhi & Mumbai) from 26th May to 4th June, 2017. The menus are priced at INR 500++ in Bangalore, and INR 600++ in Delhi & Mumbai. As part of this event I accompanied my friend Arijit Choudhury of AriGami to one of…

Little Chefs in Action at Godrej Nature’s Basket

In Bangalore the 2 month long summer vacation is almost coming to an end. The kids who went outstation are coming back – those who stayed back are now hopping around stores along with parents collecting their uniforms and books n stationary from school. Godrej Nature’s Basket arranged for a different workshop for these little…

Sanctum Celebrates 4th Anniversary with the launch of a New Menu

My usual Tuesdays are sometimes ‘fatiguant’ after a series of calls, decks, reviews etc. Yesterday even after all these, a ride to and fro office & then HAL to Residency road – did not seem to me tire me at all. The thought of meeting my fellow blogger friends, some new faces & Arijit Choudhury…

Highway On My Plate @ VR Bengaluru

When emotions come pouring , some of the articles might seem like chalice bearers of non sense verses. Disclaimer : This post might sound like one 🙂 read at your own sweet will .  As VR Mall celebrates One year from yesterday onwards , this is a throwback post , which was long pending. Though it’s not easy to…

Biriyani for Breakfast

Its said – Have breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince & dine like a pauper . But we in IT / ITES sector mostly follow the reverse. For once we thought of setting it right 🙂 Thanks to the initiative of  Bengaluru Biriyani Club  we set out on the first Biriyani trail ,…