7 healthy drinks, energy bars and snacks

Juices, healthy bars and cookies that every traveler would love to keep in his or her bag. These can be eaten anytime, anywhere and are suitable for all age groups 1. RAW Pressery Raw Pressery is a cold-pressed juice brand and the juices can be found in most department stores pan-India. The brand’s portfolio with over 27 different blends comprises fruit juices, smoothies, nut milks, … Continue reading 7 healthy drinks, energy bars and snacks

Yerba Mate Argentina now in India

6 Teas & A Pairing Guide To Add a Zing To Your Day

Bridges are built over a cuppa. Here are some websites that sell organic, handmade, hot and cold varieties of this most popular drink in India. And the list ends with a pairing guide by an expert. 1. The Tea Trove With a 100-year-old legacy in running tea plantations, Rishav Kanoi ventured into the retail market under the banner of Tea Trove. The family had 42 … Continue reading 6 Teas & A Pairing Guide To Add a Zing To Your Day

Drupe Almond Milk in three variants--Cinnamon, Golden Power, Extra Dates

Healthy Journeys With Drupe Almond Milk

On an e-mail chat, Founder & COO Meeta A. Madhok reveals how being lactose intolerant led to starting a vegan almond milk plant Health is wealth, we have all heard this. And being on the road is no easy task. While every traveller does have his or her own ways of remaining healthy, I like to keep some good stuff in my bag. And then … Continue reading Healthy Journeys With Drupe Almond Milk

5 Restaurants  Where You Find Delectable Jordanian Platters

Food creates long-lasting bonds. Here are five places where food becomes a pleasure in the little Kingdom of Jordan Words and photographs: Ambica Gulati Sufra, Amman With trellis on the walls and mosaic on the floor, this restaurant is constantly full. It offers some traditional Arabic food with lots of Mediterranean greens and kebabs. Located in the upbeat Rainbow Street, most people enjoy their meal … Continue reading 5 Restaurants  Where You Find Delectable Jordanian Platters

Welcoming The Year Of The Rat With Prawns & Friends

If you like Chinese food, or if you just want a festive dinner with friends and family, then this Chinese New Year meal at OKO, The Lalit New Delhi, could be your treat Words & photographs: Ambica Gulati Cosy ambience, soft lighting and warm smiles—OKO is where you can enjoy a good meal. This fine-dining restaurant offers the yummiest southeast Asian fare. Celebrating the Chinese … Continue reading Welcoming The Year Of The Rat With Prawns & Friends

Gourmet Getaway, Sundowner, Nand Mahal Fort, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Putting Jaipur On The Foodie Map

Forts, palaces, jewellery, the pink city is among India’s most popular destinations. And adding some zing with food is Dushyant Singh, a young restaurateur and founder of Gourmet Getaway festival Words & photographs: Ambica Gulati Rustic is a cosy, smart, casual eating place, offering many Indian delights and some innovative platters. The large coffee menu is impressive. With Jaipur being a hub for foreign and … Continue reading Putting Jaipur On The Foodie Map

With Class: 9 Rules of Wine Drinking Etiquette to Keep in Kind

People often feel intimidated when they are invited to a wine tasting. There is no need to be. Simply brush up on the etiquette for events such as this and enjoy the afternoon or evening. A wine tasting is a great way to try new beverages, meet new people, and have some fun. The following are some things to remember when taking part in an … Continue reading With Class: 9 Rules of Wine Drinking Etiquette to Keep in Kind

Plum Tropical Fruit Citrus Cheesecake , Plum by Bent Chair, Aerocity, Delhi, India

Sit, Eat, Buy @Plum by Bent Chair, Aerocity

Created by Priyank Sukhija and Natasha Jain, the retail cum dining outlet offers a plethora of finger-licking Pan-Asian dishes in colourful surroundings. Words & photographs: Ambica Gulati Touted as the ‘most instagrammable restaurant’, it’s more or less always packed. A place for the young, the old and the transit passengers, the light purple exteriors and fancy interiors are an added attraction. Offering a delicious array … Continue reading Sit, Eat, Buy @Plum by Bent Chair, Aerocity

Peanut Butter and Jam, Coco and Soil, La Roca, Aerocity, Delhi, India

La Roca-Aerocity’s Latest Baby

Head to Worldmark 1 to find the world on your plate, and a very artistic plate it is. Words & photographs: Ambica Gulati I knew tapas in Spanish meant small helpings but I didn’t know that this new world tapas bar has taken traditional flavours to another level. Inspired by the tapas served across the world, Chef Akshay Bhardwaj has crafted an innovative menu. ‘Tapas’ … Continue reading La Roca-Aerocity’s Latest Baby

Tribal couple, Gada Kalewa, Mahunt Ghasidas Museum, Raipur, India

Chhattisgarh Beyond Bastar

Dotted with water bodies and swamped in greenery, the 18-year-old state hosted the annual classical dance and music extravaganza—Chakradhar Samaroh—in the little town of Raigarh. The virgin green trails and slow pace added to the charm. Words & photographs: Ambica Gulati Ducks waddled, white lotus swayed in the pond, children did some muscle movement on the swings, women bathed and prayers rang in the air—the … Continue reading Chhattisgarh Beyond Bastar