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    Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Unique Modak makeovers in Mumbai

    It’s Ganesh Chaturthi and sweet shops in the city are flooded with sweets and savories, especially ‘Modaks’ – the favourite food of the elephant god. Lord Ganesha and modak are synonymous. We love modak all year around but they are the need of the hour for all the 11 days and cannot be avoided how much we try. With due respect to the traditional steamed and fried modak, if you had enough of

  • The dual benefits of charcoal food

    Aysha Chunawala samples charcoal food that tickles the taste buds and comes with health benefits too

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    Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Traditional steamed and fried modak recipes you have been looking for

    No wonder Modak is Lord Ganesha’s favourite food. It has a special importance during Ganesh Chaturthi. The sweet dumpling is prepared using jaggery, coconut, wheat flour/maida, and ghee. They are either steamed or fried. The steamed version is called ‘ukdiche modak’ while the fried one ‘talalele modak’. The steamed ones are soft and luscious and the fried ones are crunchy.  Modaks are also known as ‘Kudumu’ in Telugu, ‘Kadubu’ in Kannada, ‘Kozhakatta’

  • SoBo Treat! A touch of new at good ol’ Gaylord

    On a lazy afternoon, while indulging in newly-introduced dishes, Manasi & Ronak Mastakar rekindle their love for good ol’ Gaylord

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    Eid al-Adha 2018: From Mutton Biryani to Bhuni Raan, 10 delicious cuisines to gorge on Bakra Eid

    Eid Mubarak! Eid al-Adha also called as Bakra Eid, is one of the most widely celebrated festivals in Islam. The day marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage. The day is celebrated with a lavish menu, as families and friends come together to enjoy a feast in each other’s company. As they say, no celebration is complete without food. Talking about the cuisine how can one forget the melt-in-the-mouth seekh kebabs, clay

  • 10 Super Foods that Keep You Away from Claiming Health Insurance

    The sedentary lifestyle aids in increasing the everyday diseases at a rapid pace. The growing cost of quality healthcare has made it mandatory to buy health insurance. While health insurance in India offers complete financial coverage during an emergency; by not claiming your insurance for minor emergencies, you can earn added benefits, sometimes a lower premium as well. The more healthy you are, lesser will be

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    Parsi New Year 2018: 10 delicious Parsi dishes and where to try them in Mumbai

    No wonder Parsis take their food very seriously. Parsi cuisine does live up to the hype. Wait. Parsi food is more than ‘Dhansak’ and ‘Kheema Pav’. Over the years, Parsi food has become more Indianised. It has a perfect blend of Iranian, Gujrati, British, Portuguese and Goan cuisine. Parsi cuisine is loved in Mumbai and the city is dotted with charming Parsi restaurants. On the occasion of Parsi New Year, we bring