Journal

04th January, 2012

Neel, Mumbai

Neel, Mumbai

The brief was simple. The need and urge for good Indian food was strong. The friend was ¬†advised in advance, the ball in their court. The choice of court was blue. Blue as in Neel (or Indigo to be exact). Neel as in Mumbai. A restaurant on the racecourse. There seemed to be another. I […]

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23rd November, 2011

Rasoi by Vineet Bhatia

Rasoi by Vineet Bhatia

My expedition of discovering London’s best Indian eateries has been quite a roller coaster this year. Just a week short of going back home to India, I thought I’d give it one last shot at one of the ¬†more upmarket and well known haunts, Rasoi by Vineet Bhatia. A chef who’s been making marks since […]

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12th June, 2011

Mint Leaf Lounge

Mint Leaf Lounge

I feel hungry, oh so hungry, I feel hungry and starving tonight! And I’m eating, Everything that I can see in sight! (sung to the tune of I feel pretty, from Westside Story) Us chefs are a funny lot. It’s easy to get us turned on and excited – just bring out the food porn! […]

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