Tag: dinner

Bacon, orange marmalade, gorgonzola, rye bread, brrsta, fried onions

Fun in a Bun

My biggest purchase on my recent visit to Sri Lanka was bacon – I brought 3 kilos back with me. It’s one of the many reasons that I made a trip to Sri Lanka – to meet people I hadn’t in twenty years and to buy Keells bacon. This may sound […]

Spinach and Prawn Roll Chao Ban, Mumbai

Dim Sum Dinner at Chao Ban

I’ve visited Chao Ban twice in 6 months. When I visited in March at the invitation of their PR agency I didn’t expect much. I came away impressed. We’ve wanted to re-visit ever since and finally two nights ago we had a chance to go there for dinner. This time […]

Mango Mania Gaggan, Bangkok

Dramatic Dinners at Gaggan

Last night, Gaggan was awarded the No 3 spot on the 50 Best Restaurants in Asia list. Here’s a  photo montage of two fantastic meals  that I had at the restaurant last year. You can read more about Gaggan in this article I did for GQ and in this piece […]

Pockets of Sunshine

‘I’m sick, make me something to eat,’ says the girlfriend. Ordinarily, I’d make an elaborate sandwich or toss up a simple pasta, but this time I decide to try something exotic though I’m not sure why. Fortunately, there’s almost always a few eggs, sliced bread, a variety of cold […]