Old favourite Pastry Cottage in Panaji… celebrating 25 years of glorious sweet something! That’s Gauri Karkal helping out at the … More ‘PASTRY COTTAGE’ FOREVER!
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A tree for all kitchen gardens! The beautifully elegant drumstick or shengo (Konkani) or Moringa oleifera, native to India and … More THE ENDURING CHARMS OF THE DRUMSTICK TREE
Horchata de Chufa: Widespread throughout Spain, horchata de chufa is made from ground and sweetened tiger nuts. Tiger nuts, a … More HOW ABOUT PASTEIS DE NATA AND ORCHATA IN YOUR COFFEE?
MEGA PLASTIC MENACE: Human lifestyles and the mega pollution we create is destroying wild-life habitats so rapidly now that we … More OF EPIDEMICS & HEALTH
Takeaways and home deliveries have become more popular than ever, courtesy Covid-19 lockdowns… even after the lockdown few are willing … More IT’S HOME DELIVERIES AND TAKEAWAYS ZINDABAD!
A paddy field in Taleigao during harvest festival: Rice has been major staple crop in Goa given its low-lying agricultural … More THE TALEIGAO STORY IS WORTH RECOUNTING…
Goa’s ros omlet… it is the favourite snack of aam aadmi and khaas aadmi for a quick bite on the … More WHAT’S IN A ROS OMELET?
The green, green fields of home for many in Taleigao and neighboring areas: Urban farms is where the people take … More CAN WE SAVE THE LAST OPEN FARMLANDS OF TALEIGAO?
By Tara Narayan THE world has been going vegan for a long time and not just in predominantly “meatarian” countries … More IS THE WORLD GOING VEGAN?
Cloves or laung are aromatic flower buds of an evergreen tree in the family Myrtaceae, native to Indonesia…dark, woodsy, warm … More GET FRIENDLY WITH A CLOVE!