A tasting in the Forest of the Gods – Cocoparra

A laid-back and casual setting in the area of Mudhwa, Cocoparra will definitely remind you of Goa in a lot of ways. But it’s not only their ambience that sets them apart but it’s their food as well! Thanking Mr. Hatim Lokhandwala for this invitation, let’s start with the review. A mix of two beautiful…

Cuban option at Seasons Mall, Cuba Libre

Situated in Seasons Mall, Cuba Libre is definitely one of those places that you should not miss out. From the Cuban theme to the extensive menu to the outdoor & indoor seating to the PUB LUNCH, this place has it all! Moving onto the tasting menu, there were definitely no setbacks out there. A small…

Lost & Found: Mythical Masalas at Eighty Eight

With Puneites getting exposed to different cuisines every month, its a breath of fresh air to see someone bringing in the forgotten recipes of our own homeland! Just recently, Aliya of Roghandaaz Pune had included chicken laddoos and egg katlis in their menu and that was one thing that stuck to me in my thoughts especially…

That prominent restaurant in Baner – Orion

According to Wikipedia, Orion is a prominent constellation located on the celestial equator and visible throughout the world. And staying true to this meaning, Orion is slowly yet steadily making its mark in Pune with its food, drinks and interiors. (Just when you enter look at the top I say!) Thanking Vaibhav for the invitation…

The Arabian Charm in NIBM – Souk by Cafe Arabia

Before starting the review, I would like to thank Sonal for the invitation, Husein for the images (NONE OF THEM ARE MINE) and Kunal Jagwani and Girija Naik for being such fantastic hosts! It’s great to see that NIBM is slowly becoming a food hub and this has been long overdue. From a recent nightclub to beautiful…

Awadhi Food at Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan

Hey guys! So big apologies for not writing for the past couple of months! My right hand has taken a toss and due to a lot of family issues, I have finally managed to take out time and am back with my personal favourite place, Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan. A couple of weeks back,…

A delicious pizza option: Ovenstory Pizza

As a part of the at-home tasting, I was contacted by Ovenstory Pizza and was asked to choose any pizza to review..so I chose the Big Western Pizza and my choice was great! This 9″ pizza was loaded with the chicken chunks including chicken salami, barbeque chicken with onions and a fluffy crust which I quite…

Home Delivery Option in Pune: Firangi Bake!

A few weeks back, I was asked to select two items from the Firangi Bake menu as a part of the review program and I chose the 4 Beans Lasagna & the Masala Chicken Quesadilla. A variation of both non-veg & veg just like my family’s eating preferences, these two were a fusion hit atleast in terms…

Winter Menu Tasting at the favourite, Malaka Spice

A few weeks back I got a call from Malaka Spice wherein I was asked to be a part of the review panel for their Winter Menu Tasting and I just couldn’t say no! Malaka Spice has always been a special place since they were my client and also I started my tastings from. P.S….

The Royal Veg Option in Viman Nagar – Royal Baking Co.

An old pending review finally looks at the silver lining on my blog. And thanking Surya Sharma (Foodiepreneur) for this one. Before we all arrived at this place for the tasting, the number of dishes shown to us was extensive and I literally mean that! Not that I am complaining but I was in awe!…

Lao Aur Kheer from La Kheer Deli

Have you heard the saying, “Complexity is impressive, but simplicity is genius”? The team behind La Kheer Deli is a perfect example of this. A very famous Indian rice pudding, Kheer is rich and creamy and literally prepared in every household. And the LKD guys have brought this to the Puneites in 4 awesome flavours…

The Weekend Tasting at Euriska!

A few days back I saw a post by Mr. Aniruddha Patil that talked about a certain thing called the ‘#PEOExperiment’ where food lovers from across the city are given a chance to know what its like to be on the tasting table followed by some certain rules. So when Euriska was mentioned and I got…