MARIE – the dunkable biscuits

Marie biscuits have wooed and won over generations of people all around the world.. Read about it’s history and the precise science behind its crunch and flavour!

Makar Sankranti – Let’s sit around the fire!

As the winter solstice ends, there is a festive air throughout India. Feasting, singing, dancing, rich harvests and offerings of gratitude to the Sun God – read how Makar Sankranti is celebrated all over India. Myths and legendary stories behind these festivals and more….

Who moved my cheese?

Our love for cheese is older than you think! Spanning over centuries and spread across the globe, how cheese has won our hearts and our palates!

From the rivers of Babylon to Periyar

Is there a possible connection between the ancient Babylonian New Year and the festival of Onam! This and a fascinating history about the rich banquet of Onam

Tomato : A foreign eggplant?

An explorative piece on how the tomato once known as the wilayati baigan slowly ingratiated itself to the Indian palate.