Sourish Bhattacharyya

OPEN TO OPINION

Fortune Cookie

The writer is a columnist for Mail Today, blogger at Indian Restaurant Spy and a founder member of the Delhi Gourmet Club.

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How India is planning to fight lifestyle diseases

The FSSAI is flagging off its nationwide 'Eat Right' initiative on July 10 to promote healthy living.

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How Vir Kotak is opening Indian market to a taste of new beers

The shipping scion is the newest entrant in the expanding market of home-grown brands.

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A tipplers' guide to Changi Airport

You can actually spend a day or two at the airport without feeling the need to step out.

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Why Delhi's United Coffee House remains forever young

The restaurant was the first to use air-conditioning and deep freezing equipment at a considerable cost in the early 1950s.

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How India has been drawing international chefs of repute

As chef de cuisine of Eleven Madison Park, Daniel Humm became celebrated for his brand of neo-classicism.

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Asia's 50 best restaurant list leaves an unpleasant taste

The list should not become like that of a stock market index, juggling the same names up and down the totem pole.

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How a textile engineer from Gurgaon became the lord of beer cafes

At the risk-averse age of 43, Rahul Singh took the plunge into the alcohol business, despite coming from a non-business family.

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The man behind Ministry of Crab

Ramit Mittal, the Bharti scion, has an appetite for novelty.

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Jaipur has developed an appetite for cafes

It was not the Jaipur Literature Festival that brought me back to the city; it was the Gourmet Getaway, the brainchild of Dushyant Singh.

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Old Monk's forgotten creator was not Kapil Mohan but his brother who died in 1973

Colonel Ved Ratan Mohan wore many hats: from Rajya Sabha MP to Lucknow mayor for two terms and even the chairman of CBFC.