Whether you are at a local McDonald’s or Nando’s or any food outlet, you simply can’t order a main dish. There has to be a side to accompany your burger, sandwich or quarter chicken. And more often than not the

No, you can’t say cottage cheese.  Cheeses come in a variety of flavours and kinds. From a pleasantly salty cheddar to a deliciously pungent blue cheese, there is a flavour to suit every palate. Moreover, all these fermented milk blocks

Chips and dips are absolute party pleasers. Especially if you’ve got a beer crate to empty, then the chips are just what you need to go with! And the one thing that can instantly step up your chips is a

Whether it’s a lazy Saturday night spent in your PJs or an uber glam party at a fancy club, it is incomplete without some poison a.k.a. alcohol. And while many may argue that one doesn’t need alcohol to have fun,

Developing a taste for sushi is not everyone’s cup of tea. Especially when your first time was a little heavy on the wasabi. *painful flashbacks* But when you’re in the 21st century and food innovators and chefs are working overtime

While it may sound super awesome and easy, it’s not. Being a food or beverage taster requires a dapper set of taste buds that can tell a dark roast form a blonde roast or a Darjeeling from an Earl Grey

We’ve all seen and cheered for so many superheroes. Right from flying knights to mutants with an amazing sense of humour (yes, Deadpool, only you fit the description), the superhero realm is overflowing with all kinds of superpowers – laser

The different number of ways in which one can have eggs are a million billion. Right from a delicious Adam n’ Eve on a raft to a bright sunny side up, the options are many. And we won’t be wrong

Summer has been anything but lenient (again), but that’s okay because we have our ways turning the heat down. Also known as lifesavers in this season, summer drinks or summer coolers come in a variety of forms and flavours –

Instant noodle is something that can instantly turn things up. Be it a quick evening snack or an easy lunch, instant food can step up any meal! India was introduced to this magnificent food back in 1982 when Maggi first

Nestle’s instant noodle brand Maggi just dialled the instant noodles game up a notch by introducing four new fiery flavours. Each of these comes with a spice meter (read, warning) printed behind the packet. Starting from 1 chili, the flavors

While Cadbury’s marketing team is tripping over the fact that it is Rakshabandhan this week (we love Celebration and the Silk hamper, please don’t take it away), we thought we’d ask our food-loving folk about their ideal food gift. Given

Being a street food aficionado takes more than just a hungry tummy. Because there is a lot out there and not all are worth swatting flies and bearing the heat. And given the buffet of street foods in India –

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day. If you wake up in time for breakfast, that is. But insomnia apart, a good breakfast goes a long (almost up to lunch). So it’s vital that the first

For most of us, this question (picking a Kit Kat flavor) is hypothetical. Flavor, what flavor? It’s either a 2-piece or a 4-piece! But those of you who really do have access to flavors like Green Tea, Banana, Matcha Milk

When the Aztec stumbled upon the treasured cocoa bean, little did they know that centuries later we’d be eating cocoa extract in the form of chocolate bars. Let alone flavored, nutty and center-filled bars.  From tree to factory, chocolate making

How many times have you stood patting the base of a ketchup bottle help upside down while your food runs cold? And how many times has it come rushing so fast that it’s almost too much ketchup to eat? Oh

When it comes to picking pizza, a lot many things can make or break the divine food. Like the kind of toppings, sauces, seasoning and crust. And while it is important to know what toppings work for your palate, it

Food hybrids or food mashups, as they are also called, have slowly taken over restaurants bakeries and fast food joints. Right from the cronut and cupcaron to some outrageous mixes like the pizzabon, the list goes on. Adding to that hefty

We’ve all seen money dispensing machines a.k.a ATMs, but there is a special kind of “ATM” in Puducherry that dispenses human breast milk. Yep, it’s happening. Medical students at the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry