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The Westin Hyderabad Mindspace |Taste of Chettinad at Seasonal Tastes

If there is one sub –culture cuisine that is popular all over India then it is the Chettinad Cuisine. From sun dried meats, salted vegetables and freshly crusted spices, the cuisine of the chettiars is a bagful of flavors.   The Westin Hyderabad Mindspace is hosting a 10 day long festival to celebrate this most renowned fare of the Tamilnadu repertoire. Was happy to have been invited for a preview

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Festival of Appealing Appams – Spice Junxion , Taj Deccan

My memories of appam’s start with the softest and fluffiest appam and stew that my Kerala neighbors used to make for breakfast. Since then, this quintessential breakfast is rooted so much so that I long for an opportunity to dig into it with sweetened coconut milk. Was happy to have been invited for the preview of Festival of Appealing Appams at Spice Junxion – a specialty restaurant at Taj Deccan

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Exotic Thalis From The Peninsula – Spice Junxion, Taj Deccan

Whether you want a quick no fuss meal or a leisure rummage through an entire cuisine, the concept of Indian Thali is unique and comes in a multitude of regional varieties. Packing small portions of a variety of dishes on to a single plate – A Thali perhaps is the most balanced meal! In an unceasing effort to serve authentic culinary delights from various parts of India, Spice Junxion –

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Chettinad Food Festival – Dakshin, ITC Kakatiya

Chettinadu cuisine with its spicy and aromatic appeal have been the most famous ambassador for the Chettinad region. Walk into any south Indian non-vegetarian restaurant and I’m sure you’ll spot the ever popular Chicken Chettinad listed on the menu. Was happy to have been invited for a Chefs Table to experience this ubiquitous cuisine at the ongoing Chettinad Food Fest at Dakshin, ITC Kakatiya where Chef Kasi who hails from

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