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Posts by Vishal Fernandes

Dialogue in the Dark Experience

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to dine in total darkness, playing cricket in murkiness or even shopping in total gloom? It sure sounds eerie but on the contrary it could be an enlightening experience. “Dialogue in the Dark” located at Level 5 of Inorbit Mall, Hyderabad offers a one of a kind experience that is sure to challenge certain prejudices and awaken senses. Although I have

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Post Festive Detox with CleanseHigh

Quite often I convince myself that the festival season comes just once a year so it’s absolutely fine to indulge. Now this indulgence, though festive, may give jitters to one’s health and hence a post-festive detox is important to bring your health in balance. I think the best way to get your health back to a Zen state of being is a juice cleanse and what better than CleanseHigh –

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Oakwood Residence Kapil | New Menu launch at Oakleaf

Oakleaf the signature all-day diner at Oakwood Residence Kapil is one of the few places that surprises with an excellent selection of dishes. With Chef Brijesh Kumar moving out of the kitchen to become the new F&B Director, I was looking forward to meet and dine with the Executive Chef – Raegan Fernandes who is now heading the kitchen. The opportunity came knocking when an invite for a Chef’s Table

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W Goa & The Experience at Spice Traders

For a brand born out of the chaos of New York City, W Hotels pays the ultimate tribute to Goa. Sitting on the edge of Vagator, just seconds away from its pristine beaches, W Goa – India’s first and the world’s 50th is here to energize and at the same time gives you a glamorous escape into tranquility.   Invited for a tour of the property and a review of

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Trident Hyderabad | Oktoberfest at Amara

It’s that time of the year when you dust off your lederhosen, fire up the oompah band and enjoy a tall mug of beer along with German sausages. Its Oktoberfest !! So what if you aren’t able to make your way to Germany, the ongoing Oktoberfest promotion at Amara, Trident Hyderabad is one of my favorite venue’s this year and definitely worth your money.     Invited for a preview,

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The Roastery Coffee Shop | Review

The search for the finest coffee in Hyderabad ends here, Period. The Roastery Coffee House is the result of the owners Nishant & Neha’s love for Coffee and books which is quite evident once you enter the café. A cliquish house that has been remodeled into a café and set amidst an oasis of around 1500 plants, the minimalist feel of the interior invites for a lazy afternoon curled up

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Taj Krishna |Gujarati Food Festival at Firdaus

If there is one Gujarati statement that I’ve heard a million time, it’s “Chalo Jamva“ meaning “Let’s eat”. So when an invite for Chalo Jamva at Fridaus, Taj Krishna came through my inbox, I knew that I was for a treat to some of my favorite Gujarati delicacies. With delicately spiced curries to a myriad form of breads, pickles, chutneys and savories – a Gujarati meal is always an elaborate one.  

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Trident Hyderabad | Taste of Punjab at Kanak

Irrespective of which part of the country you are from – the bold textures and hearty ingredients of Punjabi cuisine is one of the most favorites. The ongoing “Taste of Punjab” at Kanak, Trident Hyderabad promises some of the diverse and carefully selected dishes from the various parts of Punjab.     Invited for a Chefs Table, started off with Adraki Chaapein – soft and delicately flavored chops which were

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The Westin Hyderabad Mindspace | Indian Cuisines with Soul at Kangan

There is something magnetic about kitchens in every household that they form an integral domain for any budding chef. Infact these are the places where most chef’s get their first lessons from. The ongoing food festival “Indian Cuisines with Soul” at Kangan, The Westin Hyderabad Mindspace is an ode to the various recipes that Chef Rakesh Singh, Chef Yadaiah Bandaru and Chef Srikanth Reddy have recreated from their homes.   We started

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Barcelos Hyderabad | Review

After a successful debut in India with its first restaurant in Delhi’s Khan Market – Barcelos comes to Hyderabad. From revolutionizing the concept of peri peri grilled chicken with burgers in India to introducing India’s first Sangria Bar, iam glad Barcelos finally set its foot in Hyderabad.     Was happy to have been invited for a preview few weeks ago. Located in the upmarket Forum Mall in kukatpally, Barcelos

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