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
In one drop of water, are found all the secrets of all the oceans.

Posted on: Friday April 21, 2017

Kahlil Gibran succinctly describes the sea and its mysteries in this single sentence.  A species that lives to eat, we humans have relied on seafood for sustenance for many centuries - with evidence of the earliest fish hooks dating back appr...

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Posted by: The Gastronaut
10:00 PM at Gurgaon
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