Happy Ganesh Chaturthi! Today, many households across the country are welcoming Lord Ganesha into their homes. The festivities will continue for ten days as people celebrate the presence of a God in their home and then take him a water body to be immersed. The festival is also marked by a bounty of sweets, especially modaks which are said to be Lord Ganesha’s favourite sweets. If you want to celebrate the festival with some delicious food, here’s where to head in Mumbai.
The Spare Kitchen
To celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi, The Spare Kitchen is serving their signature dishes in quantities equivalent to two portions in one serving. Enjoy food items inspired by Mumbai’s street foods, like a Tempura Idli 65, Khakhra Nachos and Dabeli Pita Pockets.
Indizza, a delivery kitchen which sends out North Indian fare from Cuffe Parade to Mahim is offering a Rs.500 discount on a minimum order og Rs.500 for every tenth order. Give them a call; maybe you’ll get lucky!
Celebrate an Eco Friendly Ganapti thanks to Holachef. Today, they’re offering a chocolate Ganpati which can be immersed in warm milk for the Visarjan, to save the sea and lakes from getting polluted. Made with dark chocolate, white chocolate and edible gold dust, the idols are available in a large (Rs.550) and small (Rs.120). Holachef is also offering a range of modaks today like the Kesar Modak as well as Kaju Modaks and Kaju Katli which will be available until September 15th.
Scootsy, a delivery service has teamed up with a variety of brands to send modaks and other delicacies to your door. Head here for more information!