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Mumbai Food: Celebrate Kadmi New Year with these traditional Persian delicacies

Ash e Reshteh For the longest time, home chef Perzen Patel of the Bawi Bride Kitchen had been searching across Mumbai for zereshk berries, an ingredi

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Mumbai Food: Indulge in an Andhra-style feast served on a banana leaf

Gutti Vankaya Koora When Ritu Khanna got married into a Telugu family four years ago, her first tryst with Andhra cuisine was Majjiga. The spiced but

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Recipe of the week: Surmai Curry with lobster butter rice

Surmai Curry with lobster butter rice Mumbai’s love for seafood is never-ending. From prawn tandoori to bombil fry, and from pomfret masala to bang

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Mumbai Food: Become a pani puri champion at the biggest ever challenge

Marine Lines resident Mishael Martina remembers the pani puri gulp-down competition she once had with a friend in college. The 22-year-old assistant

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Mumbai Food: Mixologists now help you gulp down paan instead of chewing it

Pic/Datta Kumbhar As far as palate cleansers go, paan has seldom found a close second, on desi turf that is. It's perhaps why the latest mixology tri

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Chef Sanjana Patel gets a design and architecture team to sculpt chocolate bars

As are the triangular patterns on the chocolate slabs Pics/Sayyed Sameer Abedi If the surface of your chocolate bar reminds you of the Louvre Pyramid

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Mumbai is all set to get its first food truck park in Bandra

Until now, food truck owners in the city haven't had it easy. Many young entrepreneurs consider starting one to simply avoid making a large and risk

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Mumbai Food: Pop pani puri like a pro at this competition

While hanging out with his friends on a weekend, Niraj Agarwal spotted a vendor selling pani puri and decided to host an impromptu pani puri eating

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Mumbai Food: Home cook offers ready-to-cook eats, dosa, idli batters

Anjali Aruldas spends her day cooking. The 58-year-old Chandivali resident finds it therapeutic to constantly innovate recipes for Mangalorean, Maha

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Attend a four-day workshop to get your hands on healthy eating during monsoon

Nitin Gandhi of Bombucha (centre) with guests Bani J and Sapna Bhavnani at a farmers' market in Bandra Bogged down by monsoon blues? Tomorrow, head t

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Mumbai Food: Bored of regular waffles? Bite into these bulbous ones

A popular street-food staple in Hong Kong, bubble waffles are gradually finding their way into the city's restaurants. Soft from the inside, crispy

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Chef Joymalya Banerjee plans to put Bengali cuisine on the global food map

From aubergine to fish and crab, the phuchka shells have a variety of fillings A maverick chef-restaurateur in Calcutta has taken two of its biggest

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Mumbai food: Top three restaurant picks of the week

Galinhada at Boteco 1. Boteco: This latest entrant in Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) is a place where music from forks and knives clanking against the p

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Mumbai food: Savour cuisine from Central and South America at this BKC pop-up

anticuchos Platter Earlier this year, Noma, considered one of the best restaurants in the world, temporarily shut shop in its home city, Copenhagen,

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Mumbai Food: Black rice enters city restaurant menus in quirky ways

Pics/Shadab Khan, Sneha Kharabe, Suresh Karkera, NRI BKC Dosa for the timesThe Lobster Tale is a butter-poached lobster dish served with a black rice

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Traditional pancakes get a new look at this Carter Road eatery

Twister Ah, pancakes. Those glorious, pillowy stacks drizzled with butter and maple syrup, which make breakfast a meal worth fussing over. But, then

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Top 5 Mumbai chefs to follow on Instagram

Ranveer Brar. Pic courtesy/ Ranveer Brar Instagram account Mumbai's love affair with food found new horizon with time. Thanks to these celebrated ch

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Paint what you eat at a food illustration workshop in Doolally Taproom

Guests create illustrations of House Fries Do you scramble to pick up your smartphone and capture a dish placed in front of you for your Instagram fe

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Mumbai restaurants go ready with monsoon special menu cards

Chota bites at Desi Deli No offence, monsoon is the best time to have pakodas. You can simply keep aside your diet mantras and munch some hot crispy

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Mumbai Food: Pune's outlet now at BKC promises the flavours of Brazil

Mix Grill 'A meeting ground for bohemians to wander. For poets to wonder. For musicians to sing and people to make merry. For revolutionaries to cons

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