Scotland of India – Sights and Aromas of Coorg and Kodava Food Rush

#phenomenalworld #travelblog I love travelling, food and photography. Coorg is a place that allows you to indulge in all of these and in style. Even though I have been to Coorg more than once, I have never recorded my experience in a blog before so here is goes Coorg is called the Scotland of India…

Grande Momento – Alto Vino North Italian Food Festival

#invite #phenomenalworld #AltoVino #FoodFestival #NorthItaly **Please click on images for full resolution** There is a lot more to Italy than pizza, pasta, spaghetti, risotto and slick haired mafia. But lets not get into goons and stick to food eh… The Italian cuisine is all about using the freshest ingredients and let their natural flavors come…

Feel the heat from the Savji Cuisine – Kollapuris

Went to the Kollapuris Jayanagar branch with my family. I have always been a fan of savji cuisine right from my engg days Huballi. There was this mess called Radhika which made extraordinary mutton chops to be had with rice.  This is to be tasted to be believed.  Absolutely unparalleled!!  Anyway zooming to the present,…

Go Balle Balle with Exquisite Dhaba Food – Gurwinder Singh Dhaba

#phenomenalworld #selfpaid We stopped stop at a Dhaba on the way from Bangalore to Chennai 500 mts after the walajahpet toll. The name Gurwindar Singh is a hook enough but seeing it run by a true blood sardar was enough for me to stop over. My better half wanted to try butter chicken. I almost…

Prisoner of Hunger – Kaidi Kitchen, Chennai

**Click on photos for full resolution** #selfpaid #phenomenalworld We are all prisoners of hunger aren’t we. The cravings make us travel places and sometime brings us to weird places and food. Well this place isn’t weird but the ambiance sure is interesting. The  whole theme of the restaurant is modeled on a prison with the…

Attaining Zen through Food – A Matsuri Experience

**Click and view snaps in high resolution** #invite #phenomenalworld #Matsuri #JapaneseCuisine I had been to Matsuri as part of an invite to try out their Japanese menu. It was an offer I couldn’t refuse. I have always been enamored by Japanese culture, their philosophy and their strict code of ethics. What ever they do whether…

Joy Ride to Nowhere and back on the Chennai Metro

#ChennaiMetro #Joyride #MetroRail **Click on pictures for full resolution view So I am a big metro fan.  I loved the tubes in London and the trains in Amsterdam.  I dont get a chance or the inspiration to commute on the Bangalore Metro very often.  The Koyambedy Metro is stones throw away from my parent’s place…

Food Drama – Broadway The Gourmet Theatre

#invite # #phenomenalworld #phenomenaltastes **VIEW  Images in Full Resolution** Was invited by Chef Tanvi to savor the delicacies in the Broadway – The Gourmet Theatre and how could I refuse? The place is spacious and airy with a sit-out as well as a roof top arrangement.   You will probably miss the teppanyaki fun if…