Events, Contests & Festivals

Print Recipe Boo-nies Scary, but just as tasty. You’ll love the whole marshmallow, smoky thing that’s going on. Votes: 0 Rating: 0 You: Rate this recipe! Servings MetricUS Imperial Ingredients Brownie batter 1¾ cup flour2 cup sugar½ cup cocoa powder1

This Festive season, Kurkure is singing the right tune! They’re flying families to visit loved ones and celebrate this festival of lights. Three simple steps and you could be their hourly winner.    1. Grab a pack of Kurkure 2.

‘Mehmooni’ in Persian means ‘party’. Oh, and what a party it will turn out to be. Another thing we need to clear up is, ‘t’aarof’ in Persian means ‘excessive hospitality’ . In other words, it works like this; they offer,

Pedas, barfis, rasagullas, gulab jamuns, – you can see Diwali is really close to the heart, read, stomach. So since Diwali is round the corner, we thought we’d throw in this Banana Roast recipe that sounded interesting- to add to

Aloha Chocolate! We celebrate you- literally. We bring you 5 reasons why Hawaii is a Chocoholic’s Paradise. 1. They have a Chocolate Festival I know we’ve all wanted to celebrate chocolate the minute we tasted its creamy goodness. But Hawaii went one

We were in for a treat, last Sunday, as we took a little drive to VGP Universal Kingdom. Colourful lights, cheers, pottery sheds, tug of war sessions, weaving stations- Oh and make way for the Bullock Cart! Namma Ooru touch,

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]ometimes, being short has its advantages. At least, Starbucks thinks so. I said don’t call me “short” From San Diego to Houston and Denver, Starbucks customers have been exclaiming a lot of ‘cute’ or ‘adorable’ recently. The latest addition to

So, goGrab.in has grabbed a new partner, eh? [dropcap]C[/dropcap]hennai’s online food court, gograb.in, takes the next step by merging with consulting firm, AnyCommerce Chennai Pvt. Ltd. The service offered by goGrab.in is simple and insightful; Order via go.Grab.in and simply

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]ktoberfest is a 16 day celebration that guarantees fun and beer. It is the world’s largest funfair and it takes place in Munich, Germany. If you’re going to participate in the Bavarian festivities, then you better know the food that

1.Tuna Sandwiches: None of our college picnics were ever complete without my friend Dad’s lovingly packed tuna fish sandwiches. A visually challenged person, he nevertheless excelled in cutting the sandwiches into geometrically perfect triangles, the brown parts neatly and evenly

1. 8 rules, follow you must, for a successful Japanese Tea Ceremony The Japanese Tea Ceremony has many rules and etiquette one must sincerely follow to maintain traditions and enjoy the full benefits of the tea ceremony. The body is

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f we are impressed with the dessert that we eat, we waste no time in telling the waiter to give our compliments to the chef. In the baking industry though, the bigger picture shows more than just a chef baking

The Onamics 2014

We, foodies, are not into sports, per se. Wait. There’s food involved? ‘Onam’ is a foodie’s dream-multiplied by 16 and served steaming hot on a banana leaf, not to mention with creamy, sweet Pradhamans and Payasams. Coming to the ‘sports’

1. January It’s just the start of the New Year and I’ve already broken my new year’s resolution by eating this pot full of pongal. 2. February It’s the season of love. Push your loved ones aside, they’ll just get

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f you went to the beach looking for ” those bikinis”, then you must be  in the wrong city. More than anything else, Madras loves its beaches. All our memories are born there. Whether it is touching the waves, making sand hills

There is a battle coming and I’m warning you to protect yourself with an- Apron. What? Oh, you’ve read it right. SPI is raising the heat with this year’s biggest cooking competition in Chennai; The Cook-Off. This sparks my interest

‘Kozhukkattai, Kozhukkattai, aen veakalai’ ‘Oh Kozhukkattai, why are you not yet cooked?’ [dropcap]T[/dropcap]his is a lovely Tamil poem on kozhukattai, a steamed rice dumpling that is stuffed with copious amounts of jaggery. Kozhukattai is a divine sweet that comes straight

Madras day is a matter of pride, a cause for celebration. And what better way to celebrate in the capital city than with the joy of food? It’s time to reminisce about the food that we eat everyday that spells

‘I want to eat something…different.’ Chef Mahesh knows perfectly well what that means. ‘Innovation in food’ is what we got a bite of this Independence Day. The main sentiment behind The Indian and British food festival in VGP Golden Chakra Restaurant was to

3 vs Godzilla Dosa

There is a craving in town, and politicians are stuck wondering how to solve the problem. People want more dosas and they want it now. VGP Annachi Dosai Kadai has always had an ‘I dare you’ approach, and this time the challenge