Author Archives: pprao

The Case of the Elusive Sweet!

One of my best friends is a Bohri. And at his wedding, about 20 years back, I had eaten (among a whole host of other things) a sweet brought in from Surat. This was called Sagla Bagla. It was sheets … Continue reading

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Breakfasts in Bengaluru!

Back after a long hiatus! Was in Bangalore over the weekend. We decided to skip the five star breakfast on offer and try out the breakfast at some of the more traditional specialty breakfast spots in Bangalore. I wanted to … Continue reading

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Best Indian restaurant in the world? A visit to Gaggan

My friends and acquaintances know that if there is one thing I hate, it is eating Indian food abroad. I love trying out new cuisines and different types of food.¬†And I truly believe the best Indian food is in India. … Continue reading

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A City seafood shack – One of the greats!

I have been going to Mangalore all my life and there is a good food spot I had not eaten at yet. When a friend mentioned this place to me, I knew I had to try it out. My cousins … Continue reading

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The Intrepid Gourmand is back!

The Intrepid Gourmand returns! Since Apple took down their dotMac service which used to host my blog, it has been tough to get back to blogging. All the more because in spite of repeated reminders from Apple for a year … Continue reading

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