Cake mixing season 2017

Christmas- for a foodie like me, the term itself has got a separate smell, a separate taste. The smell of cakes roam around freely in Calcutta streets and the preparation starts some 1-2 months back with the cake mixing session and my story starts from this time of the year. You think you know Kolkata…

Beaujolais Nouveau Day with The French Consulate Kolkata

Beaujolais Nouveau Day is marked in France on the *Third Thursday in November* and this year Mr. Damien Syed, Consul General of France in Kolkata planned to celebrate this very *French* spirited festival with lovers of wine Kolkata. I was invited for the celebration in the gardens of the majestic French Consulate, Kolkata on 24th…

Jewels of north-East, a north-east food festival at ITC Sonar Eden Pavillion

Due to personal business requirements, I travel a lot- especially to the North-East region. And somehow along the time, I got acquired to their food habits. The strange spice mix- exotic vegetables. rare meats started taking on my taste-buds. And till date, I believe, north eastern cuisine is one of the most underrated cuisine in…