Opinion

You have to have been living under a rock if you haven’t heard about the avocado craze sweeping our planet. From avocado chocolate to people getting avocado hand (yes, that is a real thing), avocados are in the limelight. Recently,

Thanks to the latest ‘healthy food’ craze that has been sweeping this planet, avocados have been thrust into the limelight. I honestly don’t know where the rest of the world was, but my mum used to shove them down our

In what I can only describe as a completely unprecedented move, I am completely flummoxed (no, the title wasn’t clickbait). Like many young, broke adults in the world today I love beer. A little for the taste, but mostly for

Like any good human (read: semifunctional adult) I must have my coffee. Whether it’s to keep my eyelids partially open or in order to pretend my body is working while my brain is asleep, I definitely need caffeine. Don’t take

Patanjali is more often than not in the news on a daily basis. The last thing I wrote about was the Army canteen banning their Amla juice but they’ve been in the news most recently over their proposed chain of fast

You can run you can hide but you can’t escape the news of the liquor ban that’s swept the country thanks to a Supreme Court ruling. This court order, which came into effect on April 1st, amounts to a complete

If you’re like me, AKA, a social media addict and can barely keep your hands off your phone for a minute then you’ll no doubt have seen your social media inundated with the unicorn craze. Every other post and every

It’s the tale as old as time: all you can eat versus feeling that your taste buds have been fully stimulated. I for one, think that nothing beats the satisfaction of digging into a dish that you’ve been craving forever

It’s pretty common knowledge that pizza goes on my list of my favorite things (along with raindrops on roses). I recently found out that dessert pizzas are a thing. I came across this depressing information while reading about another one

If you’ve been reading the news, then you know that the world has suddenly become even more healthy than it used to be six months ago. Everybody is looking to eat healthy, getting rid of the saturated fat and other

The only way you don’t know who or what the Salt Bae is if you’ve been hiding under a rock the last month. He’s the chef that salts his meat in the strangest of ways and apparently, the world loves

Last year, we talked about how fast-food brands come to India and change their menus to suit the local tastes and flavours. But in the last week, McDonald’s took that quite literally. And people everywhere are extremely confused by this

In a huge move from the Centre, it was said that the service charge that is mentioned on your bill is not a mandatory payment. If you were unhappy with your service or the experience when dining, you can waive

The new year is here and with it comes all the resolutions that everyone vows to follow for the rest of the year. But most don’t even get through the first week of the new year without breaking one or

The concept of a pop-up restaurant is not new, but it’s something that is slowly gaining traction all over the world. Everywhere there are pop-ups that are, for the lack of a better word, popping up and delivering different kinds

While being vegan might be a lifestyle choice and something of a trend in the world today, there’s no reason to boycott vegan restaurants or mutter bad things about them just because it’s not what you like. As a hardcore

In the last few months, I’ve been meeting with restaurant owners and managers and talking about the sudden growth of the food culture in Chennai. And not surprisingly, everyone is taken aback by the sudden explosion in the city. Chennai

Being a food writer means that people instantly think that you know how to cook or bake or understand how most things in the kitchen work. Truth is, every single day is a learning process and sometimes I still don’t

There are enough opinions going around the internet about how the demonetisation is affecting the country, but it’s a pretty big deal. Whether people are being petty about their opinions, or it’s based on something that’s been researched and proven,

Cooking is always fun, especially when it comes to experimenting with new ingredients and mixing up flavors. Cooking becomes even better when one of the ingredients is chocolate! Whether it’s milk, dark, bitter, or white, the flavour of chocolate brings