Gourmet Insights

Culinary Lessons
Food is for the body; taste is for the soul

Posted on: Friday July 8, 2016

What is it about Indian cuisine that makes it so unique and distinct in world gastronomy?

I’ve been asked about it and I’ve ruminated. And one day, whilst putting together a menu, it occurred to me that wellness and sustainabil...

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9:15 PM at Gurgaon
Wine Indulgences
5 Tricks to Order Wine like an Expert

Posted on: Tuesday July 14, 2015

Since a true wine connoisseur takes years to fine tune his/her wine palate and hone his/herknowledge and craft, it is but natural that for everyone else, wine can be quite intimidating a subject. So what happens when you’re put in charge of ...

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6:10 PM at Mumbai
Expert Speak
An invitation to a Royal Feast

Posted on: Tuesday May 23, 2017

The city of Rampur, home to Mirza Ghalib, was a free kingdom tucked behind the lush boundaries of Lucknow. Legend has it that after losing Bareilly, Nawab Faizullah Khan established Rampur (erstwhile Mustafabad) in 1774 under the British protectio...

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Posted by: The Gastronaut
4:00 PM at Gurgaon
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