Khidki Vada Pav

Kalyan Kalyan was a bustling port during the Silahara dynasty in the 8th century long before Bombay was discovered by the Portuguese who called it Bom Bahia or good bay and which was later on developed as a proper port and city by the British. It was in the middle of all action for many centuries […]

Kalyani Biryani - The Other Biryani Of Hyderabad

History of the Kalyani Biryani The Kalyani Nawabs of Bidar came to Hyderabad sometime in the 18th century and set up their haveli which is today known at the ‘Kalyani Nawab ki Devdi’. The Kalyani Nawabs were from the present day Basavakalyan which was located on the fringes of the erstwhile Hyderabad State The Nawabs were […]

Bhujing - A Cult Dish From Virar

Trip to Virar Bhujing was created at Agashi Bhujing centre in 1940 in an area called Agashi, next to Virar which is located on the outskirts of Mumbai. Though it’s not well known outside of the Virar-Vasai area, within the area, its popularity is unparalleled Virar is one of the last stops on the Western […]

The Square Nan of Hyderabad

Story of the square Hyderabadi naan Purani Haveli’s known to be the place or origin of the square or char koni naan in Hyderabad. The place gets its name from the Haveli which was built for the Nizam of Hyderabad Sikander Jah III. It’s located in the Old City of Hyderabad, which is a little further […]

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