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Pure Indian Cooking

Pure Indian Cooking

Purity is an interesting concept in food. Some people believe that one should not deviate from tradition as the best dishes are those perfected over hundreds of years. Then, there are those who believe that tradition is just a starting point for inspiration. This debate […]

Coriander

Coriander

When I first arrived in the UK those many years ago, one thing I found quite puzzling (and was to later find out was quintessentially British) was a preoccupation with talk of the weather.  How was your day?  Rainy?  Oh, how unfortunate. Must have been […]

Chakra

Chakra

There seems to be word on the street that I detest Indian food.  Nothing could be further from the truth.  What I do detest is bad food, regional derivations discarded.  It wouldn’t make sense for me to torture myself by visiting here and here and […]

Bangalore Express

Bangalore Express

Predictability leads to boredom.  Well for me at least.  That’s why I seemingly torture myself by gambling on my selection of eatery.  It adds a bit of spice to life.  Sometimes, literally.  So that’s the short story of how I ended up at Bangalore express. […]

Darbaar

Darbaar

Darbaar is an Indian restaurant near the City, opened by a previous Cinnamon Club head chef. It promises to serve up ‘royal inspired modern Indian cuisine’. So, we were expecting good things from this place, hopefully a banquet fit for a king. It is housed […]