Dilli Diaries

Winter in the Capital brings along copious amounts of masala chai in clay kulhads, piping hot kachori sabzi, and the quintessential treacle laden jalebi topped with dollops of rabri. But how did the dessert, which is fit to be served

The Capital is currently engulfed in a thick blanket of smog that has brought down visibility to an all time low while the air we’re breathing has never been worse. And you don’t really have to step outside of your

On 4th November, 2017, the Indian National capital – along with leading food experts and entrepreneurs from all over India – will stand witness to the crowning of the humble khichdi as “Brand India Cuisine” at World Food India. But

The national capital, Delhi, is a city of many cultures, traditions, and even ethnicities. And that invariably means that our food too is a spectrum of flavours from across the country and the world. Delhi’s street food, for instance, is

A rather exotic player in the Capital’s street food scene, shawarmas successfully earned a spot among the top favorites of locals all across NCR. And staying true to the Demand-Supply hoopla, restaurants and food kiosks constantly thrive to up their

It’s good to drink once in a while. But what if your once in a while is more than just once in a while or what if your plants don’t sprout money and/or alcohol? Moreover, what if you’ve just spent

Paan is a hot favourite in various parts of India. A delicacy that is deep rooted in royal histories, the paan now has many variations, which makes it a favourite for a larger number of people. Though the capital takes

Could it BE any hotter? Actually, yes it could. Thanks to a cloud burst in Shimla, the Capital is enjoying a rather pleasant May. But will that stop us from our ‘beat the heat’ rituals? No. We shall still guzzle

It is a well-established fact that of the many things it is famous for, Delhi’s street food is easily the crown jewel of the city’s food scape. With outlets – new and old – staying on top of their game

What is the one thing you miss (or will miss) about your college? Not the classrooms, definitely not the lectures and not even the teachers – except for a few who helped you clear the exams or didn’t notice the

Apart from being famously infamous in a lot of departments, you have to hand it to the Capital for serving up a list of delicious food items. Right from the stuffed parathas to the sinfully creamy kulfis, no one can

Delhi is a city of many seasons, and drastic ones, may we add. If it’s hot, it’s almost 50 degrees and if it’s cold, it just about touches zero in the later months of the year! So what is the

The fresh high school graduates flocking the capital are mostly headed towards university central, a.k.a. North Campus. The tad more populous and popular half of the University of Delhi sees a plethora of students gushing in from various parts of

Delhi is famous for a lot of things, food – especially the mithai – being one of the most loved. From the ghewara and sandesh to the rasugllas and gulab jamuns, the Capital has it all. Delhi also prides itself with

Pakoras are instantaneously allied with chilly Delhi evening or romantic rains or simply a cup of piping hot tea. The city streets are dotted with a number of shops that serve up some delicious pakoras ranging from methi, to mirch

Located in the posh backyard of Delhi’s Panchsheel Enclave, Shahpur Jat is the design house hub of the Capital. The place is flooded with a number of clothes, shoes and accessory outlets. And what better place than this to start

Old Delhi in all its glory is famous for street food, meat shops, kebabs, Jama Masjid, Red Fort, and more. The place is witness to hundreds of year’s worth of history that the Capital has seen and been through. Lets

Divided into three major shopping areas – GK1, GK2 and GK3 (yes, there’s third part too) – Greater Kailash and many is one of the hottest upmarket hangout spots in the Capital. The place is far from swanky malls but

Delhi is thriving with cultures, traditions and people from all over the globe. It’s only fair to call the Capital a culture cocktail – a potent one at that! With a population so diverse in a country so ethnically endowed,

They are the worst kind of street food, tbh. Momos have of late garnered quite a lot of negative spotlight, but that hasn’t stopped Delhi from hogging on this loved street food, has it? Because that’s just how awesome these