Small Wonders

Whoever said “good things come in small packages” perhaps meant superfoods, the nutrient-packed powerhouses of good health. Mohit Khattar, managing director of Godrej Nature’s Basket, says the growth of superfoods across cities such as Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru has been stupendous. “There has been a dramatic change in consumer patterns over the past two years. […]


At 30, they are a daunting lot. Food impresarios, mega foodsmiths, gourmet trailblazers…This week JW Marriott Juhu flew down a clutch of the prized executive chefs from its hotel kitty for a conference, crazy cook-off and a culinary extravanaganza – where you could simply laze and graze at leisure, forking in the gourmet gospels that […]


Rich, rare, regal. Royal Salute, the treasured Scotch whisky, from the house of Chivas Regal, brought home yet another enviable leader: The glorious unveiling of its vintage car, on its international sojourn across the world. Of course, the beauty is following a touchpoint matrix of handpicked locations across the globe, and made a quick halt […]

Lucknow Ka

So now the strapping chef Ranveer Brar is in the running to win the Hindustan Times Most Stylish Chef of the Year 2016 award. Not surprising. I met the 6 ft 2 inches Jat, over a mug of green tea, at BBC in Juhu, at 9:30 am sharp, a few days ago. The man had […]