A Table With A View

There are plenty (including yours truly) who are convinced that food magically tastes better when it’s served against a spectacular backdrop. So far, the best view I’ve enjoyed with a meal was at Thalassa, Goa, where the sight of the sun sinking into the Arabian Sea, leaving a riot of orange, purple and yellow in…

Why We Love A Dashing Italian Chef!

I’ll start this post with a confession. When I had planned to meet Chef Alfonso Montefusco, Head Chef of Alto Vino, Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield, my intention was to learn more about Italian cuisine and look at interesting concepts for a recipe feature in the blog. In fact, for the interaction, I had prepared a…

Going Wild With Mushrooms at Likethatonly

Teriyaki Glazed Wild Mushrooms Photo credit: Nithin Sagi; Location: Likethatonly Peculiar, oddly-shaped yet intriguing, there’s much more to mushroom than meets the eye. The question is, are you willing to explore? Chef Prashanth Puttaswamy from Likethatonly shares an easy recipe to toss up wild mushrooms at home. 

Picking The Perfect Wedding Cake With Joonie Tan

Julia Child had once said that a party without cake is just a meeting. I completely agree. And if it’s to do with a wedding then the newly weds have to cut a wedding cake to seal the deal. Well, this is not my philosophy but a friend’s, a soon-to-be-bride. So in search of the…

A Place That Makes You Hoppi!

If you think ‘Hoppipola’ doesn’t sound like a word that you would find in the Oxford Dictionary, you’re right. In Iceland, it means jumping in puddles (a quick Google search threw up a very nice track by Sigur Rós you can enjoy here), but the young and restless of Bangalore will soon know it as…

Bespoke Dinnerware presented by Interarts

I believe, for a meal to be deemed memorable, taste is not the only criteria. It is the whole experience that lends meaning to it. Some maybe particular about the setting, linen, flowers, glassware, cutlery, etc. As for me, pretty dinnerware play an important role when having friends and family over and I am serving…

Three Dishes We Love At Fenny’s

When this Goan-themed waterhole opened doors in Koramangala, party people in the locality cheered. What’s great about it is that it manages to keep the focus on food as well. Here are a few dishes we loved over several visits.