Category Archives: Food Stories

  1. Mango Diet

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    June 29, 2012 by ritadate

    I love mangoes but who doesn’t. Actually I do know a few weird people who do –I think they must …
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  2. Dinner Courses

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    December 1, 2011 by ritadate

    I wrote about our dear friend’s dinner on this post last year. The 7 course Italian dinners that Janet and …
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  3. Fo, Fo and More Fo

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    November 7, 2011 by ritadate

    An editor asked me to write a story on the Goan custom of making poha for Diwali. She thought since …
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  4. How Long Do You Take For lunch?

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    October 10, 2011 by ritadate

    In most parts of the world, the midday meal has been the most important meal of the day. This is not to …
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  5. Happy Mother’s Day

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    May 9, 2011 by ritadate

    Amma(my mom), tells me I shouldn’t spend any money on her for Mother’s Day. She says, every day is mother’s …
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  6. Chef Mehta’s Dishes

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    December 9, 2010 by ritadate

    Dev Mehta has the makings of a celebrity chef. He is witty, handsome, and works well with an audience. Recently …
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  7. Pit Cooking…some history

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    November 23, 2010 by ritadate

    Both my grandmothers were excellent cooks. But at one home the food just always tasted better. The taste of the …
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