Veda Modern Indian Bistro

Veda Modern Indian Bistro

April 16, 2019 Veda Modern Indian Bistro
At Veda Modern Indian Bistro the menu’s focus is traditional North Indian cuisine served to share in an edgy and modern dining room, accompanied by a full bar offering wine, draft beer, and a unique craft cocktail program.
Veda is an authentic Indian restaurant in Philadelphia offering North-Indian Dishes. Here, at Veda we value our customers and believe that our customer’s satisfaction is our pleasure Fresh and Healthy Ingredients: The chef himself gets the ingredients that go into everyday food directly from the farmer’s market, assuring that each item selected is of premium quality. Good Quality and Ethically Sourced Spices: Indian Spices that are used in food preparation are authentic and ethically sourced, imported straight from India. Comfortable and Causal Environment: The ambience at Veda is comfortable and great for you to dine with your family, kids and even in groups. You may like to make a prior reservation if you would like to dine in a larger group.
Veteran Chef Vipul Bhasin boasts more than 25 years of experience and also runs Coriander and Indiya in Collingswood, NJ. And in partnership with owner Inder Singh, a former engineer-turned-restaurateur, they have a great space in Veda.
owner Inder Singh (an engineer turned restaurateur) and veteran chef Vipul Bhasin are making food that is of-the-moment, authentic but not hyper-traditional. “I wanted to represent my generation and give a cool new face to Indian cuisine,” said co-owner Inder Singh, 32, a South Jersey-raised native of Mumbai. “Something different from the mom-and-pop shops with buffet-style service that everyone already knows.” “we keep everything at the lowest spice level,” says Singh – they’ve sacrificed the bold flavors and character that help make Indian cooking so thrilling to begin with. the sauces at Veda, with their full loads of earthy, nutty, sharp, bright, hot, sweet Indian spices, were thick and rich but never oily. Bhasin, who’s a busy guy still running the kitchens at his other restaurants, Coriander and Indiya in Collingswood, says the creaminess on his menu can be deceptive. He’s cut back on actual cream in favor of pureed nuts, onions, and other thickeners for texture.
Highfalutin lighting fixtures aside, lunches are informal, fast and cheap, served on brass thali platters. There are fluffy haystacks of basmati rice, sides, toppings, extras, so that the rogan josh arrives with a somewhat gritty lentil stew and maybe some papadum, each in its own little bowl, while the Goan shrimp (not spicy enough off the rack to do justice to the regional appellation, though, to the kitchen’s credit, I was offered an option to have it made hotter) gets paired with delicious channa in a smoky curry gravy, more pappadum, plus a couple of crispy chickpea fritters.
Dinner at Veda expands greatly over lunch’s efficiency, covering everything from street food like ragda and samosa to kebabs from the tandoor and poached skate wing with Malabar tamarind and sweet and spicy red chili from Kashmir — a reminder of the breadth of Indian cuisine, the depth. Veda offers a dining experience to satisfy all aspects of fine cuisine accompanied by a full bar offering wine, draft beer, and a unique craft cocktail program. While wines are selected from many different regions and are carefully chosen to complement our cuisine, we also provide an extensive selection of whiskies and expertly crafted signature cocktails that feature fine spirits and techniques. Jadoo Maker Marks, Toasted Cinnamon Stick, Spiced Pear Syrup, Lemon Juice Majnu (Maj•Noo) Knob Creek Rye, Mango Pulp, Egg White, Angostura BittersChilli Powder Happy Hour Mon-Fri : 5:00PM – 7:00PM and Sat-Sun : 6:00PM – 8:00PM
$7 Cocktails including Old Fashioned $7 Jim Beam Black / Grand Marnier / Green Chartreuse / Turbinado Syrup / Angostura & Orange Bitters / Orange Zest, Laila $7 Cucumber Infused Effen Vodka / St. Germain / Mint Syrup / Lime Juice / Peychauds Bitters, Mumbai Mule $7 Belvedere Unfiltered / Cardomon / Ginger / Lime / Ginger Beer and Rani Gin / Elderflower Liqueur / Sweet Vermouth
Wines are offered for $5 and Beer for $4
Discounted Snacks include Chicken Roti-Pe-Boti Taco $6 Chicken / Paprika / Burnt Ginger / Roasted Peppers / Pickled Onions / Achari Mayo The Calcutta pork ribs were tender and tasty in their sweet mango glaze, Malabar Fish Fry $5 Yogurt / Ginger-Garlic / Black Salt / Coriander, Paneer Masala Taco $6 Cottage Cheese / Turmeric / Ginger / Roasted Peppers / Pickled Onions / Achari Mayo, Desi Tadka Lentil Rissotto $5 Basmati / Split Mung Lentils / Roasted Peanuts / Mustard / Heing, Goan Crab Cake $5 Masala Crab Cakes / Tomato Panch-Phoran Chutney, and more. Dinner Crispy Baby Spinach / Shallots / Tomatoes / Spiced Yogurt / Tamarind & Date Chutney ‘ Masala Hummus Platter (V)

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Indian Poultry Market Outlook, Opportunity and Demand Analysis Report 2019-2024

You have Already saved this Press Release to your Library. Indian Poultry Market Outlook, Opportunity and Demand Analysis Report 2019-2024 Nita Shetty 19th-Apr-2019 19
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Indian Poultry Market , consisting of broilers and eggs was worth INR 1,750 Billion in 2018. The market is further projected to reach INR 4,340 Billion by 2024, growing at a CAGR of 16.2% during 2019-2024. India today is the one of the world’s largest producer of eggs and broiler meat. The poultry industry in India has undergone a major shift in structure and operation during the last two decades transforming from a mere backyard activity into a major industry with the presence of a large number of integrated players. This transformation has involved a sizeable investment in breeding, hatching, rearing and processing activities.
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Indian Poultry Farm Market: Drivers
Increasing Incomes Coupled by Changing Food Habits: Broiler meat in the past had been considered to be a delicacy but as a result of increasing levels of urbanization and higher levels of disposable incomes, poultry meat is increasingly seen as less of a luxury product and more as a daily staple. Further with changing food habits and increasing exposure to global cuisines, the Indian population is increasingly converting to a non-vegetarian diet. Poultry meat is preferred over other meat products as it is considered more hygienic and is available throughout the year across the country at relatively lesser prices than fish/mutton.
Large Unpenetrated Market: The annual per capita consumption of broiler meat and eggs remains one of the lowest in the world and is significantly lower than many emerging and developed markets. As a result of the low penetration levels and continuously increasing income levels, however, we expect the per capita consumption of both broiler meat and eggs to increase continuously during the next five years.
Growth in the Food Services Market: Growth in the food services market such as restaurant and fast food joints are also creating a positive impact on the consumption of broiler meat and eggs. Both broiler meats as well as eggs represent important ingredients in both traditional Indian non-vegetarian recipes as well as fast foods.
Growth in the Bakery Foods Market: Eggs represent an important ingredient in bakery foods. The Indian bakery foods market is currently exhibiting strong growth rates. We expect the growth of the bakery foods market to create a positive impact on the consumption of eggs in India.
This report provides a deep insight into the Indian poultry market covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis, value chain analysis, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists, and all those who have any kind of stake or are planning to foray into the Indian poultry market in any manner.
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Top 10 Things to do in Utah – Noble Nashville

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Many people think there aren’t many things to do in Utah and you’re probably surprised that there is an article about the Top 10 things to do in Utah. But Utah vacations can be more fun than you think. We’ve researched fun things to do in Utah and described them so you can get the most out of your Utah visit. National Parks in Utah
Arches National Park Perhaps the most breathtaking of Utah’s many spectacular parks, Arches National Park is home to over 2,000 natural arches. The park lies atop an underground salt bed, some 300 million years old and as much as several thousand feet thick in places, which caused the formation of the arches, spires, balanced rocks, and eroded monoliths in the area. Occupied by humans for over 10,000 years, including Ute Indians, whose Petroglyphs may be found in several locations. Popular with hikers, campers, and mountain bikers, it is one of the places you’ll want to visit in Utah.
Salt Lake City Founded in 1847 by Mormon pioneers led by Brigham Young Salt Lake City is still home to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, commonly known as the Mormon Church. Today Mormons still comprise over 50% of the population of 200,000 in the city proper, and over one million in the metropolitan area. Capitol of the State of Utah, SLC is the 126th largest city in the USA.
As a center for mining and a stop on the first transcontinental railroad, early prosperity to SLC. Today tourism centers around outdoor recreation and sight seeing, especially skiing in the winter months. SLC even hosted the 2002 Winter Olympics.
Bryce Canyon National Park Not truly a canyon, but a spectacular geological formation sculpted by the forces of nature. Bryce Canyon National Park like many places in ruggedly beautiful Utah is a place that no description can do justice. Named after a Mormon explorer Ebenezer Bryce offers views of three states with visibility that reaches up to 200 miles!
Canyonlands National Park Canyonlands National Park contains a maze of Canyons carved by the Colorado River, and other rivers which feed into it. A wonderland for outdoor activities, the park is home to world famous white water rapids on the Colorado river, great mountain biking trails, great off-roading courses and other fun things to do on a Utah vacation.
Capitol Reef National Park Given the status of National Monument by President Roosevelt in 1937, Capitol Reef National Park has some of the most stunning natural views in the world. Including a bulge in the earth 100 miles long (which is called Waterpocket Fold) the rare and unique geological formations here are truly scenic masterpieces. The campsite at Fruita has only 53 lots so book your stay here early. A great stop on a Utah road trip.
Zion National Park One of the favorite Utah vacation spots, located in southwestern Utah, the 229 square mile spectacular Zion National Park features canyons, soaring towers, and monoliths, rock formations, and streams. Horseback riding, mountain biking, rock climbing, hiking, nature walks, and camping are featured for the active nature lover’s vacation. Don’t miss it when you travel to Utah.
The varied topography is created by the convergence of the Great Basin, Mojave Desert, and Colorado Plateau at Zion (all great Utah vacation spots). Nine exposed geologic formations are part of a super-sequence of rock units called the Grand Staircase. Together, these formations represent about 150 million years of evolution. The earliest human presence dates back 8,000 years ago. Permanent villages called pueblos date back 500 years. Today it is home to several of the top 10 things to do in Utah for the outdoorsy type.
Zion contains a diverse selection of wild life, including mule deer, lizards, jackrabbits, cougars, coyotes, and foxes. Things to do in Utah: In Utah that means outdoor adventure
Native American Tent Camping in Utah Ever wanted to experience life as a Native American (without the European setters)? In Utah you can spend a weekend camping in Teepees designed by the same people who designed the Teepees in the film Dances With Wolves. Teepees are furnished comfortably yet authentically. Breakfast is complimentary and in the evening the staff will build a camp fire for you to gather around. A great historical vacation activity in UT.
Rock Climbing at Capitol Reef National Park One hundred miles long and averaging only four miles wide, Capitol Reef National Park follows the Waterpocket Fold, a geologic landform that was named for a line of white domes and cliffs of Navajo Sandstone, each of which looks similar to the United States Capitol building. Reef is a local word that refers to any rocky barrier, thus its name. This area is prized for hiking and rock climbing in Utah style and beauty.
Lift-Serviced Mountain Biking Lift-serviced access allows a doable down hill ride. Try Deer Valley, rated one of the 10 Best, Park City Mountain Resort, or the Canyons Resort. Trails run from 10 to 50 miles, and wind through mountains, historic towns, and abandoned rail lines.
Moab Mountain Biking Probably the most popular mountain bike trail in the world, Slickrock Trail is one of the first trails ever developed. Try October for the 24 hours of Moab event; a great time on a Utah road trip.
Fiesta Fun Family Center Amusement Park A family friendly amusement park offering an amusement park plus go-karts, mini-golf, bumper boats, an arcade, and a soft play area for kids under 10. Stop in the Back Porch Café for a tasty meal. Located in St. George it is a great spot on a family vacation in Utah.
Great Salt Lake The Great Salt Lake is one of the first things you’ll want to see on your Utah vacation. You can float high on the water in the Great Salt Lake, due to its unusually high salt content, far saltier than sea water. The width of the Great Salt Lake varies widely due to its shallowness and the fact that it has no outlet (besides evaporation); from a recent high of 3,300 square miles in 1987 to a low of 950 square miles in 1963. In spite of its saltiness the lake attracts a large variety of birds and waterfowl. In winter, fall, or spring the lake’s shallow, warm waters can cause frequent, heavy lake-effect snows. A visit to the Great Salt Lake in northern Utah is a great free thing to do in Utah and likely one of the best experiences you’ll have there. Ideas for Day Trips from Utah
Great Basin The Great Basin is a 200,000 square mile desert that covers most of Nevada, half of Utah, and parts of California, Idaho, Oregon and Wyoming. It contains mountain ranges and dried up salt lakes, including the famous Bonneville Salt Flats where automobile land speed records are set. Surprisingly, evidence of human habitation dates back 12,000 years.
Jacob Hamblin Home Fronted by an immense green lawn, the two story house was built in 1863 of adobe, sandstone, and ponderosa pine. It is one of the few remaining early pioneer homes in the West. In an early case of woman’s liberation, Hamblin acquiesced to his daughter’s demands for privacy (they had been sharing an area with the boys) and added a large bedroom, today referred to as the “girls’ dormitory.”
In 1847 Hamblin was one of the first Mormon pioneers to cross the Plains to Utah. He became known as a peacemaker who could settle disputes between Mormon pioneers and Native Americans, utilizing compromise and understanding rather than violence.
Rainbow Bridge National Monument Located in southern Utah in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, the Rainbow Bridge is the world’s largest natural bridge. Made of sandstone, it has a span of 275 feet, is 42 feet thick and 33 feet wide at the top, and is 290 feet high. Note the world’s tallest arch, Tushuk Tash in China, is 1,200 feet long. Difficult to access, the choices are a two-hour boat ride on Lake Powell or by hiking several hours overland, it is an out of the way place to visit.
Golden Spike National Historic Site With a golden spike driven into the last railroad tie plate, the nation’s first transcontinental railroad across the United States was complete. The Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined on May 10, 1869 at Promontory Summit, Utah, where the event is now commemorated at the Golden Spike National Historic Site.
Brigham Young Winter Home When Mormon Church leader Brigham Young suffered from arthritis in his later years, he built a winter house at St. George where southern Utah’s warm, dry and snowless winters eased his pain. Completed in 1871, the house is a prime example of how the well-to-do lived of the late 19th century.
Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum The museum features displays of pioneer furniture, clothing, quilts, tools, guns, and art from the nineteenth century. It is FREE to visit. Provo, Utah.
Silver Reef Ghost Town Established in 1876 Silver Reef grew from nothing to a town of 2,000 with a main street over a mile long after the discovery of silver nearby. Remnants of some of the hotels, stores, saloons, bank, restaurants, hospital, dance halls, newspaper offices, cemeteries, and mines may be seen today. Even a China town section. By the time the silver played out in 1891, about 25 million dollars worth of silver had been mined. The old Wells Fargo Express office is now an art gallery and museum. The old bank building is now a gift shop. Fun for All in Utah
St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm Some 200 million years ago dinosaurs roamed Utah, evidenced by the well preserved tracks at the Johnson Farm. Hundreds of fossils include not just dinosaurs but also fish, plants, and invertebrates. Rarer still are a dinosaur swim tracks and the sitting impression of a large, meat eater.
Rosenbruch Wildlife Museum At the Rosenbruch Wildlife Museum, more than 300 species of wildlife (stuffed of course, it’s a museum not a zoo) from around the world are displayed in scenes from their native habitats. Waterfalls cascade from a two-story mountain and hidden speakers provide wildlife and nature sounds. The Rosenbruch also contains an art gallery. Located in St. George.
Tonaquint Nature Center Surprisingly located in the city of St. George, Tonaquint Park puts the visitor in touch with ducks, insects, rabbits and foxes as well as the plant life along Santa Clara Creek.
Mystic Hot Springs Utah Camping Sites Come and enjoy a hot tub designed and built by Mother Earth, at Mystic Springs a camp site with your own natural hot springs and hot tubs. A great outdoor camping setting that is somewhere between Mars and the Wild West. With two large group pools and five small personal tubs Mystic Hot Springs provides a unique vacation spot. A reason in and of itself to visit Utah.
Fly Fishing Fly fishing is one of the many fun things to do in Utah. Hundreds of streams run down from the mountains, making fly fishing possible any time of the year. The Sevier, Beaver, Provo, Logan, Weber, and Green Rivers are popular. Rainbow and Brown trout are the best catches. Best Places To Visit Nearby Utah
The Grand Canyon The Grand Canyon is nothing less than breathtaking. The jewel in the National Park System, the Grand Canyon extends for 277 miles, ranging from 4 to 18 miles wide and is as much as a mile deep. The steep sided gorge was cut by the Colorado River over 20 million years.
Best viewing is from the South Rim near the Grand Canyon Village, AZ, with its many observation points, a camp ground, and a visitors center. Wildlife is also a normal sight with soaring hawks, eagles, vultures, and crows, as well as elk, rabbits, deer, lizards and many other creatures.
The ever changing light and shadows reflect on the canyon’s cliffs and rock formations, constantly evolving colors, textures, and the visitor’s experience. Early morning is a good time to visit, afternoon is nice, and sunset is a must see.
Mesa Verde National Park, CO Located in Colorado near the Four Corners border, Mesa Verde National Park occupies over 80 square miles and features numerous cliff dwellings and artifacts of the ancient Pueblo people known as the Anasazi. The spectacular cliff dwellings were built in caves, under outcroppings in cliffs. They were constructed of carved stone blocks around 1200 AD. The translation for the Spanish term Mesa Verde is “green tableland”.
Take the hike and walk the grounds of the amazing cliff dwelling know as Cliff Palace, thought to be the largest cliff dwelling in North America, an impressive must see experience. Best Places To Stay in Utah
Dinosaur Land Camping in Utah Whether you’re an amateur archaeologist, or you just find dinosaurs neat, Dinosaurland Camping is your dream come true. The Dinosaur Land monument includes a sandbar from an ancient river that has become sandstone and encased over 2,000 fossils. With one of the richest deposits of fossilized dinosaur skeletons, Dinosaurland could be that vacation that pays for it’s self if you make a lucky find. Camping at Dinosaur Land monument is one of the top 10 things to do in Utah for Dinosaur enthusiasts.
Travelodge Cedar City This low cost hotel will provide you with clean room accommodations at a low rate. Rooms are not great; they contained the standard bathroom, TV, and bed. The pool is nice but hardly unusual today. Utah Restaurants
Don Pedro’s Family Mexican Restaurant Located in Heber City, Don Pedro’s provides good Mexican food with large portions for a low price that everyone can afford.
The Egg and I Restaurant The Egg and I Restaurant does American food right and interesting. With great egg dishes for breakfast, (as might be expected considering their name) as well as great sandwiches all for reasonable prices, they will please even the most discerning pallet.
Wingstop Boasting wins at Buffalo Wing festival three years in a row Wingstop has some chefs that really know their way around a chicken wing, however as we all know with wings it’s about the sauce and there they really excel. This UT buffalo wing restaurant is a must taste for hot sauce addicts. Whether you like them hot or mild, Wingstop has delicious wings to suit your tastes.
Log Haven (Great American Cuisine) Using local ingredients and preparing all of the meals fresh, Haven follows the first rule for great food and that is fresh fresh fresh. Quite possibly one of the best restaurants in the state, Log Haven is a must taste for all foodies traveling through Utah.
Irmita’s Casita – Authentic Mexican Food A real local St. George gem Irmita’s Casita Authentic Mexican Food is cheap and delicious! The new location (now inside a Shell station) is less than desirable, however the quality of the food more than makes up for the unordinary place to get a meal.
Pancho & Lefty’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina Pancho & Lefty’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina is a decent restaurant if you like Mexican food. No single thing about the place stood out as spectacular, however it was all good. things to do in utah top 10 things to do in utah usa utah utah travel utah vacation Kyle McMillan Even as a child, Kyle had an inquisitive mind and a deep passion for writing. After completing high school, he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism that gave him the opportunity to combine his passions. Today, Kyle is a top writer for Noble Nashville where he contributes pieces in a variety of genres. In his spare time, he enjoys being home with his wife of five years and the couple’s two children. Post navigation

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Fairmont Jakarta’s Spectrum Offers A Scrumptious Break-fasting on this Sacred month of Ramadan

16 April 2019 18 April 2019 Pamper your palate with various international flavours as well as authentic Indonesian taste all at the same time only at Spectrum by Fairmont Jakarta.
Break your fast in this holy month of Ramadan with a selection of scrumptious International as well as traditional Indonesian delicacies at Fairmont Jakarta. Revel yourself in the authentic Indonesian cuisine or pamper your palate with various international flavours all at the same time only at Spectrum by Fairmont Jakarta.
Feast on the lavish Iftar buffet spread that features Arabic, Indian and Indonesian food along with other international cuisine. Savour Middle Eastern’s delicacies that include Beef, Lamb and Chicken Shawarma, Kebuli Rice, Lamb Ouzie, Mini Manakich, Cheese Rakakat, Chicken Kabsah, Fatayer, Kebeh, Shish Tawook and Samosas whose flavourful taste will satisfy your appetite after a long day of fasting.
Break your fast this Ramadan with the scrumptious feast featuring international as well as local cuisine in the spacious and luxurious dining space of Spectrum by Fairmont Jakarta.
Indulge in Arabic and Indian Mixed Grill such as Beef, Lamb and Chicken Kebab, Lamb or Beef Kofta, Fish or Chicken Tikka as well as Prawn and Seafood Grilled Skewers whose juiciness and texture will leave you craving for more. Also relish yourself in an array of other International flavours such as Western, Japanese, Italian, Indian, Chinese and more that are available at various show kitchens.
Please your eyes and pamper your taste buds with the lavish spread of live stations that will serve staple Indonesian foods. Serving foods such as Empal Gentong, Tahu Gejrot, Tempe Mendoan, Soto Mie, Toge Goreng, Soto Betawi, Gado-Gado, Asinan Betawi, Pempek, and Tekwan, these mouth-watering delicacies will surely make you feel right at home. Choose from a selection of luscious desserts that is beautifully displayed at Spectrum by Fairmont Jakarta’s Dessert Station to end your Iftar feast on a sweet note.
A selection of Indonesian Street snacks such as Pastel, Risoles, Martabak, Sosis Solo, Arem-Arem, and assorted Gorengan is also available for guests to enjoy and nibble on. And lastly, delight yourself with the luscious desserts from Spectrum’s dessert station to end the satisfying feast on a high note.
Spectrum’s Iftar Buffet that includes Tajil, Hot Tea, Iced Tea, Iced Lemon Tea and Dates Infused Water can be enjoyed for IDR 468,000++ from May 5 to June 4, 2019. Enjoy a special price of IDR 428,000++ during the beginning of Ramadan (5-12 May 2019) and the last week of Ramadan (27 May – 4 June 2019).
An assortment of classic Lebaran cookies packaged beautifully in Fairmont Jakarta’s Lebaran Gift Hampers is also available for only IDR 588,000++ per package. Those who book or order before May 1, 2019 will benefit from an Early Bird discount of 20%. For more information or reservations, please kindly contact +62 (21) 2970 3333 or email . Post navigation

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The worst of Stanford dining

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Stanford Dining has smash hits. They brought us feasts like the Mardi Gras, Día de los Muertos, Diwali and Lunar New Year celebrations. I am an avid fan of dishes like their homestyle mac, American style mashed potatoes (with skins) or goat cheese and arugula salad. However, it is time we celebrate the meals and dishes that didn’t quite meet the mark — the nights when maybe DoorDash or a midnight roll-out to TAP was the better option: the worst of Stanford dining.
Disclaimer: As an uninformed and woefully ignorant East Campus freshman, I am most familiar with the cuisines served by Stern, Wilbur, Branner and Arrillaga. I have stepped out of my comfort zone and ventured to West Campus for Lakeside a few times and have enjoyed a singular meal from one of the Suites dining halls (a truly memorable and fulfilling experience complete with duck confit and Nutella-filled doughnut holes). Therefore, these lists are mostly informed by what peers have mentioned. That being said, I watched someone pour balsamic vinaigrette onto white rice recently, so I believe I have more credibility than some when it comes to palate and food criticism.
The Unanimously Hated (in no specific order): The “Old College Try” ramen Steamed vegetables Falafel so dry it crumbles before eating Undercooked salmon Tater tots a fork can’t pierce Mashed potatoes that hurt your jaw to chew on and pass the upside-down test Baked potstickers that crack like seashells Egg rolls (Wake up, everyone — they taste how urinals smell.) Gluelike gnocchi that will end your meal and seal your mouth shut Sticky rice in the burrito bowls Paella
A Separate List Just for Chicken: Pink and raw-in-the-middle chicken Chicken that looks like fish but is actually chicken Chicken whose origin on the body of the chicken is ambiguous Cubed chicken Cubed chicken that is dry This isn’t chicken, but the turkey burger patties with the mouthfeel of a wet paper towel Chicken that is called ‘Lemon Herbed Chicken’ one night, then ‘Herbed Chicken’ the following night
The Controversies: The so-called cuisine fusions (Some celebrate the ability to eat a variety of cuisines, but I believe that any instance of dumplings, pesto pasta and mashed potatoes sharing the same plate is atrocious.) Pad Thai that is actually just noodles and ketchup The chunky weekend brunch smoothies The strawberry cake (It just takes like jam.) The layered chocolate and vanilla custard cake (I am horrified that I have to put this on the list, but I put truthful reporting above all.) Oatmeal raisin cookies (These are surprisingly good. Please try them.) Too many burrito bowls in Stern The pork that is actually really delicious but neon pink in color
All jokes aside, even if a bit of truth lies in each of them, we should be grateful for the work Stanford R&DE and its staff members put into each meal. I am thankful for successes like their s’mores waffles, burrito bowls, FloMo’s Sunday Indian cuisine and any of the pastries during weekend brunch. Still, if there is anything you can count on from Stanford dining, it’s inconsistency.
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25 Useful Things to Know Before You Visit Baku, Azerbaijan

The Perfect Two Days in Baku Itinerary 25 Useful Things to Know Before You Visit Baku, Azerbaijan
When I arrived in Baku, I quickly realized that while the city seemed to be ready to take in tourists from one perspective, the tourist infrastructure still has a long way to go. Little things, like getting a SIM card or find the best hotels in Baku , were a painful and cumbersome process.
Even finding the best restaurants in Baku presented a slight challenge. I have written this post with the intentions of helping future travelers get to Baku in an easy manner and get adjusted to the destination quickly. The Old City in Baku, Azerbaijan
To be fair, the only blog posts really out there are restaurant posts or generic ’10 things to do in Baku’ posts, so there is not a lot of out there aside from getting from Tbilisi to Baku via train , etc. I wrote this post day by day while I was in Baku, so many sections are in the order I encountered them or thought that the information could be useful for other travelers.
If you have any tips for people that will be visiting Baku , please leave them in the comments! Thanks! What to know before you travel to Baku Baku is Really Windy!
Yep. Being right on the Caspian Sea, the city is often extremely windy. I was there during April and the wind was a daily ordeal in some way, shape, or form! I was never dressed properly for it. It also gave off a chilly breeze this time of year. While the wind was excessive, I am sure it is a welcomed thing during the hotter months of the year. Things to know before you visit Baku It is More Diverse than Meets the Eye
The city of Baku is actually rather diverse even though it may not appear so at first. The country’s history is extremely interesting and kind of gives light to why the diversity exists in Azerbaijan today. While I am not going to go into detail regarding the history, just realize that the city is home to many from other CIS states, Iran, and many Gulf Coast countries.
In addition, there are many American and British expats currently calling Baku home. Baku will most certainly be on your Azerbaijan itinerary and it is cool to see the mixture of the people of the country all in one city. Language in Azerbaijan
The main language in Azerbaijan is Azerbaijani. But, Russian is ubiquitously spoken in Baku and you can get by with English pretty easily too. The language I heard most often spoken, however, was Russian. Azerbaijani is extremely similar to Turkish, so if you have traveled to Turkey or know any amount of Turkish, you may find it easier to read and speak than Russian. It is useful to know a little Azerbaijani or Russian if you plan to visit Baku. Wifi in Baku
The Wifi works pretty well in Baku. My hostel had extremely good wifi where it was just above average in most other establishments I went into. I can’t vouch for things outside of the city center, however. Scams in Baku (and Things to Watch Out For)
Sadly, scams are ubiquitous in Azerbaijan. Corruption in Azerbaijan is also common. This is an oil-rich country and quite frankly, the men I encountered on the streets were often scammy or thug-like (not all, but a lot). It was mindblowing and everything I feared that Baku would be, but hoped it wouldn’t be.
Below are some of the common scams I encountered or someone I was with encountered. Many other scams exist, but they are pretty typical of ones that are common in other countries. These are ones that I hadn’t yet encountered in other places, or just ones I think people traveling into the area need to be aware of. Azerbaijan SIM Card Scams are a Thing
Once I arrived, I knew I had to find a SIM card for my month in Baku. My phone was using the service of Azercell (although it didn’t work because I wouldn’t pay for the package), so I figured that was a legit company that had good service throughout Azerbaijan.
I found an Azercell shop in the city center of Baku and went inside. I asked if I could purchase a SIM card with my Mastercard and they said yes… then changed their mind and told me to take out cash for one. I obliged even though it seemed a bit sketchy; I needed cash anyway.
I went back to their shop and they told me it would be 35 manat ($20) for 1GB of data. My jaw dropped. I asked how much it would be for unlimited data and they told me 80 manat ($50 or so). That couldn’t be right- after all, I was paying less in Germany which is outrageously expensive in my opinion. I just concluded that I would have to go a month without cell phone service.
Once I arrived back to my accommodation, I talked to the hostel owner and he told me that I was scammed. Ouch. I wrote on Azercell’s Facebook wall what happened and they apologized and told me there are many people who are unauthorized dealers who can set their own prices. It seems to me like they were going to give me a crappy data package and pocket the rest of the money.
They gave me four locations for Azercell that are authorized and legit to go get a guest package for 17 manat. This guest package includes 10GB of data and some talk time. Interestingly enough, I had a rude guy take care of me at the Tagiyev location and eventually I settled for 10GB for 10 manat with no talk time. Whatever. The process was such an ordeal. These locations are authorized by Azercell:
2 B.Bagirova Street, 33a 28 May Street, 26a Tagiyev Street, and Ganjilik Mall (1st floor inside the Maxi.az store) at Said Rusamov Street 36.
Try to have a female take care of you- I found the men really to be condescending and rude. Always Check Your Itemized Bill
In Baku, I was charged ‘extra’ too many times to count at restaurants. Usually just a manat or two extra per item, but it happened frequently. I always joked and asked if these were ‘inflated tourist prices’ and they laughed and said that they forgot the price of something.
The fact that this happens so often tells me otherwise. I had this happen in Sarajevo often and I finally asked a bartender about it and he told me that people do it there because they are paid so poorly and they take advantage of tourists when they can. Unfortunately, Baku isn’t as affordable as Sarajevo for me, so I am cautious about what I am charged here and I always check each item against the menu price. Useful things to know before visiting Baku Never Give Someone Your Money
Ugh… I hate writing this one. But, never leave your money unattended with someone. The other night, I ordered Indian food to my hostel. This process takes place over Whatsapp and I notified them that I only had 50 manat on me (like $30 or so). I needed them to bring change. The guy that arrived had no change and acted flustered with the request and suggested that he take the bill to change out and he would bring back the change.
As soon as I was in the middle of handing it over to him, the hostel worker interfered and said ‘No way!’ He made the guy go and get the change himself from the actual Indian restaurant. He then proceeded to tell me that you never trust someone here with your money unattended and it commonly ends in theft.
On a side note, a woman from Uzbekistan in my hostel has been here for a while and will continue to be here for a while because an Azeri man scammed her out of $2,000. By a miracle, he was found and the police arrested him and have demanded that he work and pay her back. So, she is stuck here until the payment is made in full. I am usually pretty trusting with things, but just put up a guard here and be smart. Use Uber for a Taxi- But Always Verify the Car
Unfortunately, Uber is the best way for foreigners to get around currently as taxi scams are a thing here and prices are often hiked up for foreigners. While I don’t always agree with Uber’s principles, I do agree with the fact that I don’t want to end up in some weird and uncomfortable situation in a taxi. Been there, done that in Kazakhstan a few times. It resulted in me being beaten.
While Uber is the best way to get around here, ALWAYS check your car and driver. There is a tendency for local taxis to greet at the airport or train station and say “Uber” loudly assuming someone has ordered one. Be sure to verify the taxi license plate to avoid getting into any trouble with this. Watch Out for the Train Bribes
It is extremely common for the people working the train to quote foreigners more for tea or coffee. On the other hand, that should be where the line is drawn.
When I was on the train from Baku to Tbilisi, we had passed through Azerbaijan customs and then pulled up to the Georgia customs center. The officer came on board and took my passport and left the train. I was sharing the cabin with another American; we were the only two foreigners on the entire train that were not native Russian speakers. While we were waiting, we cleared our beds of all linens and put them each in a neat pile at the end of our beds with the towels they give us.
One of the women working on the train came in and asked if she could take each linen stack away from us. First of all, most of you that have been on Soviet-style trains know that this rarely happens. You have to drop that stuff off in a pile yourself at the end of the train. More Baku Inspiration Continue Reading Continue Reading Thirty minutes later, she came to us and said there was one pillowcase missing. We laughed and said there wasn’t. She insisted it wasn’t there. We told her to check again as it was likely wrapped up in another sheet. She came back and scoured our cabin for this ‘lost pillowcase’. This went on for at least half an hour.
She went and got a man who was working on the train and brought him into our cabin and he told us we had to pay for the pillowcase. I vehemently refused and said I would get the police involved once back in Tbilisi if they didn’t leave us alone. This was clearly a scam/bribe. There was no missing pillowcase. Once I threatened the police, she eventually left us alone.
If I am going to steal from a post-Soviet train, I am not going to steal a rough pillowcase with ‘Azerbaijan Railways’ written all over it. I am going to go after something better- like one of those Soviet-style tea mugs. Or the toilet paper in the bathrooms that mythically exists. Train from Tbilisi to Baku Be Careful on the Baku Metro
Pickpockets are common. But guess what? So is other sleazy stuff. I filled up my BakiKart with a little bit of credit and went to the turnstiles to get to the Metro escalators. Some middle-aged lady pushed me out of the way after my card read green and went through herself on my credit.
I was right next to the officer watching and he just stared at me with dead eyes like this kind of thing happens a lot. Nevertheless, that was the moment I made the decision to leave Baku early. I was actually on my way to buy a plane ticket to Nakhchivan when this occurred. The metro does not cost a lot of money, but if you visit Baku, just be cautious and aware of your surroundings. Baku Metro Businesses Open Later
One of the best things about travel is that you get to experience different cultures and different norms. Imagine a coffee shop in the United States opening at 1000. There would be an uproar. Well, that is the norm for Baku. The streets are pretty chill in the early mornings, in fact. Instead of wallowing in the fact that you can’t get an espresso or do your grocery shopping at 0800, use this time to explore the city center and Old Town as there is hardly anyone around! Cafe in Baku, Azerbaijan Buses Don’t Take Cash- You Need a BakıKart
I needed to go to a hypermarket one day on my attempt to find flip-flops and the best way to get there was by bus. Buses cause me anxiety as I don’t like crowds, but this bus (Bus 65) had a starting point near where I was staying so I could be one of the first on.
I went to hop on the bus only to discover that they only take the BakıKart (Baku Card). Yikes… I definitely didn’t know this. You can only buy the card at the bus station or some metro stations, and I certainly was nowhere close to one.
The bus driver was overwhelmed with the fact that I didn’t have one (not in a bad way- he just wasn’t used to tourists trotting around) and allowed me to ride for free to the hypermarket, which was a thirty-minute ride. The ride should have cost me 1.90 manat. Once I left the hypermarket with a lot of purchased goods, I used Uber to find a taxi to take me back. The Uber took 45 minutes because of traffic and only cost 3 manat.
To learn more about the BakıKart, you can click here . The card is used both for the bus system and the metro system. Baku, Azerbaijan Old City Azerbaijan Visa and Registration in Baku
Azerbaijan recently introduced an e-visa system, allowing a much easier process to travel to the country in the Caucasus. I never had any luck getting a visa all the years I tried, but I only tried the e-visa system three times before finally getting approved my fourth time. This is a little glimpse into the visa and registration process: You Likely Need a Visa to Visit Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan announced last year that they were opening up an e-visa system, which was a simplified (and cheaper) process for many nationalities to obtain a visa. Double check on the site to ensure you qualify for the e-visa , but if so, the process is pretty seamless. However, ensure you apply on the right website. There is a tourism agency scamming people out of money (three times the price!). The link below is the legit, government-affiliated one:
Click here to Apply for an E-Visa in Azerbaijan
You fill out the form, submit, and then issue payment. The payment is a little over $20. I have been declined for this visa several times in the past. You can not get your money refunded. I would use a personal email address (especially if a journalist or blogger) and be cautious about what you write as your profession.
Also, if you have a middle name and it is on your passport- be sure that you write it on the application form! I failed to do so this time and even after approving, they caught the error and declined my visa. But, on a positive note, they gave me three hours to correct the information and pay a small surcharge and then they approved again.
I had no issues at the border when arriving here on the train with the visa and the process ended up pretty smooth, despite all the rejections in the past! You Must Register Within 9 Days of Arriving
If you plan to stay in Azerbaijan for longer than 10 days, you must register yourself with the government within the first 9 days. Failure to do so will result in a hefty fine. You can register yourself or have the place you are staying at register you. I decided to do the process myself so I could write about it here.
Click here to Register in Azerbaijan
You can click the top button that says “Registration Upon Place of Stay” and fill in your details. Make sure they are exactly as they are in your passport (including Middle Name under ‘given name’. When it asks for your address, they are looking for your address that you are staying at in Azerbaijan.
From there, you will need a local mobile number where you can confirm things. I used my hostel’s number. To confirm the number, the form gives you a code to text to a specific number from the phone number you listed and voila. You can then submit your application for registration. Just make sure you confirm the email they send you shortly afterward.
Failure to register will result in a huge fine… or you can just accept getting kicked out of the country for two years.
PS: My registration never ended up accepted despite following the procedure well! Get the place you are staying to do it. I had them do it for me frantically and it was accepted, thankfully! Food, Restaurants, and Grocery Shopping in Baku
I could write a lot about this as I ate out nearly every single day after I gave myself a nice, mild case of food poisoning from my own cooking. But, here are the basics. I may expand this into an entire post in the future. Can You Drink the Tap Water in Baku?
Um… maybe? I drank it daily and had no issues. But I was staying somewhere clean in an affluent part of the city. Generally speaking, it is advised to purchase bottled water when in Baku and the rest of Azerbaijan. But I don’t believe in plastic. I highly recommend taking your own water bottle with you to Azerbaijan and using one that has a built-in filter. This post will show you which water bottle with a filter is best for traveling . Even More Baku Inspiration Continue Reading Grocery Shopping
To be honest, I generally like buying my produce at market stalls. This trip, however, I had to resort to getting them at a hypermarket for convenience purposes (and lack of market stalls around where I was staying). I also needed to buy flip-flops, hence the convenience purposes.
I went across the city by bus to Bravo Hypermarket, which was massive and had everything I needed. It was slightly pricey as they were selling a lot of Waitrose branded products, but the local ingredients like the produce were extremely affordable. I bought a kilo of tomatoes, a lot of onions, zucchini, peppers, etc. Baku, Azerbaijan
Some other prevalent shops in Baku are Fresco, Spar, Araz, and Neptun. I also went to Continental a few times as I had to use up my tomatoes very last minute and made salsa and needed tortilla chips (Continental sold a lot of products from Edeka in Germany, including salted tortilla chips).
Do be wary about indulging too fast into one thing. I made like four eggs one day in an omelet that looked like cat vomit the end and I made myself super sick from the number of eggs. I think my body wasn’t used to the Azeri eggs quite yet and I struggled as a result. The eggs are fine… it was just my body I think. Restaurants in Baku
I have found the restaurants serving traditional Azeri cuisine to all be more or less the same. The menus look the same (and offer a bajillion items) and the restaurants all tend to be underground and the areas are broken up into little cave-like sections.
Azeri food is kind of like a lot of different foods I have tasted before, albeit with more oil and sometimes with less flavor (depending on the dish). They love herb usage, so if you are allergic to dill, mint, or coriander (cilantro), do make note of that beforehand.
Usually, the servers are all male at these restaurants, which was one of the first things I noticed. I have had some servers that were standoffish and some that were extremely friendly. You can usually pay with Visa or Mastercard, but do check beforehand. You can not add a tip to the card, however, so have cash if you want to add more than the usually already added service charge.
While my opinion on the cuisine is that it was a little flavorless, do take into consideration that I have a lot of experience traveling in post-Soviet countries and Azeri cuisine is kind of a mishmash of different Soviet dishes and middle eastern dishes. So, if I had plov in Baku, I didn’t prefer it to Uzbek plov, etc. But, most people I know quite liked the cuisine in Azerbaijan.
Common ingredients you will find used in Azerbaijani cooking: Mutton, Chicken, Fish, cherries, quince, bell peppers, sumac (my favorite spice), tomato, apples, pomegranate, plum, apricot, eggplant, super delicious bread. If you have food allergies and plan to visit Baku, do get translations of exactly what your allergy is in Russian and Azerbaijani and show it to the servers. I asked for ‘no dill’ a few times in multiple languages and was still served it.
One of the many traditional restaurants in Baku Tipping Culture
This is very dependent on where you are and what your bill is. I tend to always tip at least 10-15% because the American in me will have an anxiety attack and be unable to sleep if I don’t. However, if the service is bad, I don’t care one way or another. In Baku, especially at the more ‘touristy’ restaurants, they will often add a service charge to your check.
They did this with me 9 times out of 10. It was usually such a meager amount that I still left a couple of manats, especially when service was exceptional. My service was usually either horrendous or stellar. There was never an in between. Markets in Baku
There are many markets that you can head to for delicious and local produce. While none were in close proximity to where I was staying, with a little effort, I could have located them. The Metro station (Sahil) was closed down while I was in Baku, so nothing was super convenient for me. Ask the place you’re staying for the nearest market to you and take advantage of the tasty produce that Azerbaijan has to offer! Mirvari Cafe on the promenade of Baku Beer in Azerbaijan
As a beer lover, I was hoping to find at least one craft beer bar with local brews. I didn’t find that. But that is okay as I really enjoyed the mass-produced Xirdalan. Sometimes it is nice to have a cheap beer that is just easy to drink. Many people I met said that they are expecting some craft beer in the near future, however.
There is one bar called Beerbasha that serves microbrewed beer. I was on my way to head there with a friend, but I was told that it is all men there and it is extremely luxurious and upscale. In my mind, that means pretentious. I am not really into those kinds of places, so I passed and went to Pivnaya Apteka instead. It was okay… still a bit too upscale for my tastes and the beer selection was a bit lackluster. Pivnaya Apteka in Baku Wine in Azerbaijan
Yes, there is wine in Azerbaijan. And while it may not be as recognizable as Georgia or Armenia’s wine scene, it is still good and actually quite big. There are wine bars in Baku where you can enjoy a wine tasting and you can buy a glass of the stuff almost anywhere.
I wasn’t a huge fan of pomegranate wine as it was too rich for me, but I loved a glass of dry red from Gabala . The best part about this bottle of wine? It was only about $1.80. I bought a bottle of this frequently when there. Probably too frequently as the shop workers in the market I used to go to knew to have a bottle behind the cashier for me ready to go. Wine in Azerbaijan is surprisingly good Coffee in Baku
There are several cafes in Baku that line the streets near Fountain Square and the Old Town. I went to quite a few before I stumbled upon a gem. Rea Coffee is the only awesome coffee I had in Baku. The cafe is Persian owned and they take specialty coffee seriously. They even hosted an Aeropress Battle with a lot of the other cafes in Baku when I was there. I was invited to the event and it was so cool seeing how passionate the baristas were!
Rea Coffee is brand new and a wonderful addition to Baku. They have good wifi, friendly staff, and most importantly- tasty coffee. They use beans from Petra Roasting Co. in Istanbul. They mentioned that roasting their own beans is not a goal of theirs as everyone is doing it in Baku (and with such mediocrity from my experience). I went to this cafe almost every single day in Baku. REA Coffee in Baku REA Coffee in Baku Hotels and Hostels in Baku
There is an abundance of places to stay in Baku- especially for a traveler not on a budget. I looked into hotels, apartments, and hostels before visiting Baku. The issue I had with apartments is that I was going to be there during the Formula 1 race, which meant that accommodation was limited. I was using AirBnb and the only options available seemed sketchy as they were quoting different prices throughout.
There was also one pretending to be in Baku when he was really up in Sumqayit. The hotels were all booked or just out of my price range. So, I went for a hostel. I found a hostel called Sahil Hostel located near the Sahil Metro Station and it was one of the best places I have ever stayed. Easily one of the best hostels in Baku . They had a female dorm and it was affordable.
Click here to check out rates and availability for Sahil Hostel. View from Sahil Hostel of the Flame Towers in Baku
As for other hostels in the city, I say do your research. If hostels can’t fill to capacity, they usually will house migrant workers or locals. This is common in former-Soviet countries that are trying to build tourism.
While I have no issue with hostels that do this, I have found that I am more comfortable amongst other travelers as I have had some issues with migrant worker men (from Azerbaijan, actually) when I was staying at a place in Poland making me feel really uncomfortable and following me into my private room.
To search hotels and hostels in Baku, click here . Taking Local and Regional Tours in Baku
I am considering doing a whole separate post on this, but taking tours in Azerbaijan is not as easy as other places. If you go to sign up online for a tour, it will likely charge you five times the price. I typically use Get Your Guide to book day tours if I cannot easily go independently, but all of the tours on GYG shot up.
When they say ‘From $35 per person’, it really means ‘$113 per person’. I have found that you will be best signing up for them at your hotel or hostel. They have ones that are affordable and the price listed is the price that you will pay.
You can also travel independently around by public buses, but it definitely takes a bit of planning. However, you can reach the Mud Volcanoes and Gobustan by taxi if you wish. It will be around 40 manat (20 Euros or so) plus an additional 10 manat to get out to the actual volcanoes. This is not an exact price- but the one that was quoted to me. Old City in Baku There is Still A Lot of Soviet Architecture in Baku
When you think of Baku, I doubt that Soviet architecture comes to mind. It is probably more the modern stuff that is currently dotting the city and its skyline. I met a girl on the train back from Baku to Tbilisi who was into Soviet architecture and she said she found Baku lacking it. I am not sure where she looked, but there are resources online that can help you track down the stuff. And there is a lot of the stuff. You can use this resource to get you started. Baku Circus building- fine example of Soviet architecture in Baku
There are many things to know before you plan to visit Baku, Azerbaijan, but these are hopefully a few general tips to get you prepared for a trip there. If you are traveling to Tbilisi or somewhere in Georgia, Azerbaijan is a great add-on to your itinerary. If you have any additional questions or comments, please feel free to drop them below and I’ll do my best to help!
Click here to check out my Baku itinerary suggestions. More Baku Resources to Help You Plan Your Trip! Best Hotels in Baku, Azerbaijan: Baku Accommodation for All Budgets

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Jalesh Cruises christens India’s First Premium Cruise Ship as ‘KARNIKA’.

Karnika celebrates yet another pioneering step with its campaign ‘India First’ Commemorative Postal Stamp of ₹5 released to mark historic sail 15 sailings between Mumbai-Goa and Mumbai-High Seas till May 2019 First International sail from Mumbai to Dubai on May 24, 2019 A momentous occasion as Jalesh Cruises, India’s first premium cruise catering to the Indian domestic and international cruise business, christened ‘Karnika’ in an official naming ceremony in Mumbai on Friday, April 19th. Shreyasi Punit Goenka took on the mantle of the Godmother of the ship and showered blessings of good luck, success and safety on the magnificent liner. A special postal stamp of ₹5 was also released on the occasion to commemorate the historic occasion on Indian waters. The National Flag was hoisted and the National Anthem was sung onboard the ship. Karnika marked the occasion while celebrating the achievements of five Indians who are credited to bring international fame to the country by being the first ones to achieve pinnacle in their fields. The personalities included, Milkha Singh, first Indian Athlete to win a Gold at Commonwealth Games (1958), Subhash Chandra, Chairman, ZEE & Essel Group, the first Indian to launch a private satellite TV channel (1992), Actor Sushmita Sen, the first Indian Miss Universe (1994), Mary Kom, the first Indian woman boxer to win Asian Games (2014) and Mahesh Bhupati, first Indian to win Grand Slam Tournament (1997). Dr Chandra was the chief guest of the occasion. Punit Goenka, MD & CEO, ZEEL and Amit Goenka, CEO, International Broadcast Business & Z5 Global were also present on the occasion. Karnika has been named after a celestial nymph, who according to legend emerged when gods and demons churned the ocean for Amrit, the elixir for life. Apsara Karnika, a celestial maiden stood for exquisite beauty and alluring charm for carrying treasures and pleasures to reward and indulge those engaged in hard labour. The name also reflects a true Indian identity drawing inspiration from the first Indian Ghat – Manikarnika in Varanasi, which is considered as one of the oldest Indian city. The christening ceremony began with a group of priests chanting hymns as the head priest broke the traditional coconut. This was followed by the age-old maritime ritual of the Godmother naming the ship by stating, “ I name this ship Karnika. May God bless her, her officers, her staff, her crew and all who sail on her.” The traditional cracking of a champagne bottle on the bow of the ship followed the blessing. The naming ceremony is a maritime practice and is considered a good luck charm for the captain, crew and passengers sailing the ship. Jurgen Bailom, President & CEO, Jalesh Cruises, said, “ Jalesh Cruises is immensely proud to give India its first premium ship Karnika, which has been curated to indulge and entertain you in the true Indian style. She is a beautiful ship designed to enthrall both domestic and international guests with the famed Indian hospitality. Our ship will make it possible for Indians to experience cruise vacations closer home with high level of customization that touches the sensibilities of people here.” The naming ceremony saw an electrifying performance by singer Aakriti Kakkar who sang “ Never Enough ”, the electric track from the musical drama ‘The Greatest Showman’ for the audience and a special act by stand-up comedian Papa CJ. An after party was held on board with performances by several artists and celebrity DJ Bally Sagoo. Details of Karnika The 70,285 ton ship sailed on its maiden voyage from Mumbai to Goa on April 17th. Karnika will undertake 15 sailings for Mumbai-Goa-Mumbai and Mumbai-High Seas-Mumbai between April and mid-May 2019. The ship will undertake its first international sail from Mumbai to Dubai on May 24th, 2019 where it will port until mid-September 2019 before coming back to Mumbai. On board the ship, passengers will have a variety of cuisines, entertainment, adventure and relaxation to choose from. Additionally, the cruise offers land based excursions at different ports for passengers. The ship has three fine dining restaurants, which includes Indian cuisine at Waterfront and Chef’s Table and Thai, Malay, Korean, Mongolian, Taiwanese and Japanese cuisines at Chopstix. The ship also hosts nine different buffet and food stations offering a variety of delicacies ranging from street food, barbeque, international grill to patisserie and frozen desserts. The ship also has dedicated cuisine for Jain passengers. There are nine bars on board the ship to offer a full range of bar menu and international premium spirits. Karnika provides a host of on board entertainment for children as well as adults. The ship will offer Broadway shows, Burlesque performances, casino, music and dance nights, movie screenings and adventure activities among others. The ship offers features that make it convenient and easy for senior citizens and differently abled passengers to enjoy the cruise. Karnika is also the first Indian ship to provide therapeutic relaxation facilities on the high seas. The on board Spa offers a host of aromatic and natural techniques for relaxation. A state-of the-art fitness studio and multi-purpose salon facilities are also available to passengers. Advertisements

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Wu is spoken in the Zhejiang province, the municipality of Shanghai, southern province of Jiangsu as well as parts of the Anhui, Jiangxi, and Fujian provinces. In contrast, the areas with the highest concentration of speakers of Cantonese are in Guangdong province, parts of Guanx, in southern mainland China, Hong Kong and Macua. The Min dialect is spoken in the southeastern province of Fujian as well as by migrants to Guangdong, Hainan, three counties in southern Zhejiang, and the Zhoushan archipelago, as well as Taiwan. Of the four official languages that are spoken in Singapore, huáyu, is based on the dialect of Beijing, though once again differences are present.

This dialect will enable you to deal with contracts as well as to communicate with anyone that you might happen to meet in the business world. If you wish to learn how to speak Chinese, you will first need to decide the dialect that you wish to study. For business practices, you will probably wish to study Putonghua as well as the Pinyin alphabet system.

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The Bao Bei series has 5 enjoyable videos that teach Chinese vocabulary of a lot of common words. Videos teach through engaging visuals, songs, and repetitive vocabulary. In 1 DVD of the Follow Jade series, Teacher Jade goes to a Chinese Kindergarten. Children will be able to compare how their own school and classmates look like. Bao Bei is a panda puppet that children will like to study Chinese words. Viewers will also be exposed to how different places and persons look like.

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This is the type of Chinese language that is spoken by most Chinese-American immigrants and is spoken mainly in the southeastern part of the country. If you wish to learn how to speak Chinese, the Cantonese dialect may be of interest to you. The Cantonese dialect consists of nine different tones and is nothing like its Mandarin counterpart.

The word Mandarin is a translation from the Beijing expression guan-huà meaning “official language” that was the dialect of this city for several centuries. Mandarin therefore is the main dialect in China both in numerical terms and as well as being sanctioned as the main language by the Chinese government and therefore of most benefit to the aspiring student. This dialect was accepted as the official language at the beginning of the 20th century. Mandarin is also spoken in Taiwan though differences in syntax and vocabulary do exist.The Chinese Friendship Garden is open to the public every day from 9:30am-5pm with the exception of Good Friday and Christmas Day and is located right next to Chinatown in Darling Harbour making it a wonderful place to drop by after shopping in Chinatown and stopping for lunch. The garden is a wonderful place to relax while experiencing the essence of Chinese culture with the added features of the Dragon Rock and Wall and of course the lovely Twin Pavilion.

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At times it happens that the dialects of two villages separated only by a few kilometers have different tonal systems. For example, the tonal system of the dialect spoken in Pekin is the typical way of speaking in the septentrional region. Chinese is a tonal language. The tonal difference is one of the most common variations among the different Chinese dialects.

Traditionally, non-public Chinese schools teach a child the Chinese language when the child is old enough to sit still and copy characters. Other programs that teach using a lot of singing and other fun activities will definitely make children learn Chinese easier. Instead, the Montessori or ESL method may be used to interest the kids to learn Chinese. These methods place emphasis on using Chinese in conversation . Most schools still use the method of rote teaching used in China and Taiwan. Children in the US are very independent, therefore the rote method may not be the best way for children to learn the words and characters.

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In this area Mandarin of Beijing represents one of the simplest Chinese dialects from the point of view of the tonal aspect, having four different tones that indicate the four levels of the words: very high, high, medium, and fallen high.

When China was the People’ Republic of China, the simplified dialect was the language of choice for government officials, which in turn expected all the citizens to learn it as well. When learning how to speak Chinese, there is also a simplified system that is used everywhere that may be of interest to you.

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Master Chef Blumenthal mesmerises an Indian audience with his magic wand

April 20, 2019 admin News 0 Tickets for his Rs 20,000-a-plate five course meal went in the snap of a finger
At Rs 20,000 a ticket, Master Chef Heston Blumenthal is conjuring up a feast for nearly 100 people in Mumbai on Saturday night and in New Delhi on Sunday night. Blumenthal has been called many things by many people: alchemist, magician, sorcerer, chef with a scientist’s brain—the accolades and the applause for the stocky bald man with beady eyes would put film stars to shame in a country where they are revered as demi-gods. Heston was brought down to India by Marriott India for their F&B (Food and Beverage) programme Masters of Marriott and these culinary experiences (dinners) have been curated as part of this programme. Heston is the third world renowned chef to be brought down for Masters of Marriott since its launch earlier this year.
Heston’s first showing will be Mumbai on Saturday where a select group of the city’s elite will be treated to a five-course meal.. The non-vegetarian menu that will be served at the Marriott’s sprawling property next to the Mumbai airport at Sahar included his iconic lamb scotch eggs with pea and mint soup, roasted scallops, powdered duck and macerated strawberries.
For Rs 20,000 a plate, were there enough takers? Our question is met with the derision that is usually reserved for philistines in a room full of sophisticates. Tickets went in the snap of a finger. Listed on Bookmyshow and sold through the hotel, the meals were all sold out within a few days of being put up for sale.
Blumenthal is completely self-taught and has a legion of fans across the world. Some of them were in attendance at a special meeting organized by the Marriott in Mumbai on Thursday; chefs, food bloggers and culinary historians rocked on their heels as they waited for the gates to open and then rushed in to grab a seat as close to their hero as they could get.
Hailed more as a magician who can spin a culinary blowout from almost nothing and who has been described as an alchemist in the kitchen, Blumenthal says he was terrible at science subjects in school. And yet he is known for the science he brings to the kitchen. His trademarked food-pairing technique has admirers all over the world. Plating techniques of Master Chef Heston Blumenthal
How did he get here? Observation and awareness says the man who is pumped up with energy even after a full day of meeting chefs and acquiescing to the numerous requests for a selfie and sound byte.
“The beauty of human beings is that they can observe and learn, make connections by joining dots,” he says stressing upon the need to be aware – being in sync with one’s inner self when indulging in a gastronomical experience. One’s state of mind and the feelings one is in possession of at the time of rustling up a dish or eating it, has a direct correlation with how it feels on the palate,” says owner of The Fat Duck, an English restaurant awarded three Michelin stars and voted the World’s Best Restaurant in 2005, and also a string of other prime establishments.
Blumenthal waxes philosophical on food. As human beings he says, we are uniquely enabled to be emotionally charged about things around us. We can observe and learn and by putting our hearts into our heads, perhaps, turn into better versions of ourselves and create magic. For much of Blumenthal’s life, this has been his way of doing things.
When he started the Fat Duck, he had no money, no formal training and very few who believed in him. But
then he went to work behind the kitchen counter and much like Cinderella’s fairy godmother, the pumpkin turned into a golden chariot.
Blumenthal has studied India in detail, especially the way in which Indian and British cuisines have influenced each other. “I went as far back as the Victorian age,” he says adding that he will soon dig a little more into the past for an upcoming TV show. The curry is Britain’s national dish today he says, his eyes gleaming at the irony of talking curry at an Indian table. And yeah, he says, I know it is not an authentic Indian dish but it is an authentic British Indian one.
Drama and entertainment come with the territory when one is near the master chef. Even the simple act of sipping on wine, he turns it into a marvelous spin on a magic carpet. Close your eyes he commands to the small group gathered around his table, now imagine a person you love and let the emotions flow and sip at your wine. And then, he whispers, think of one you despise and do the same. Voila, he says, there is magic in food for you. For those who have signed up for an evening of pure Blumenthal delicacies, they can expect some melodrama on the side.
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38 food hygiene ratings revealed for venues inspected in March including 2 stars for shop

What’s On 38 food hygiene ratings revealed for venues inspected in March including 2 stars for shop The Food Standards Agency has revealed its ratings for restaurants and takeaways inspected in North East Lincolnshire in March Share Mark Page Social Media Editor 06:00, 21 APR 2019 Click to play Tap to play The video will start in 8 Cancel Play now Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email
Food hygiene inspectors have revealed their ratings for almost 40 venues serving food around North East Lincolnshire that were visited in March.
The inspections were undertaken by the Food Standards Agency at restaurants, takeaways, cafes, shops, care homes and schools around the Grimsby, Cleethorpes and Immingham area.
The vast majority of venues received five-star ratings with only one getting less than a four. Gilbey Road Convenience Store was told “improvement is necessary” following its inspection on March 11. Though it was found to be “generally satisfactory” with regards to hygienic food handling and management of food safety, the store was told the cleanliness and condition of the facilities and building were in need of some improvement.
The rating scheme is hosted by the Food Standards Agency following environmental health checks by North East Lincolnshire Council into all facilities offering or handling food, from restaurants and cafes to takeaways and business kitchens.
The ratings for venues visited by hygiene inspectors in March are as follows: TWO STARS – Improvement necessary
Gilbey Road Convenience Store Ltd, 116 Gilbey Road, Grimsby, DN31 2RP The Gilbey Road Convenience Store received a two-star food hygiene rating (Image: Google) FOUR STARS – Good
Korner Kitchen, Middleplatt Lane, Immingham, DN40 1AH
Mathew’s Chippy, 177 Stanley Street, Grimsby, DN32 7LJ FIVE STARS – Very good
Al Amin Indian Cuisine, 114 Cromwell Road, Grimsby, DN31 2DF
Aspens Services Ltd at Pilgrim Academy, Allerton Drive, Immingham, DN40 2HP
Beaconthorpe Lunch Club, Grimsby Road, Cleethorpes, DN35 7LB
Beechwood Farm, Village Way, Grimsby, DN37 9UA
Cabin News, 1 Barnoldby Road, Waltham, DN37 0JR
Chartwells at John Whitgift Academy, Crosland Road, Grimsby, DN37 9EH
Chartwells at Lisle Marsden C of E Primary Academy, Lansdowne Avenue, Grimsby, DN32 0DF
Chartwells at Macaulay Primary Academy, Macaulay Street, Grimsby, DN31 2ES
Chartwells at Wybers Wood Primary Academy, Timberley Drive, Grimsby, DN37 9QZ The Al-Amin Indian takeaway, on Cromwell Road, Grimsby, received top marks for food hygiene inspectors (Image: Rick Byrne)
Eastwood House, 7 Eastwood Avenue, Grimsby, DN34 5BE
Fairways, Little Coates Road, Grimsby, DN34 4NN
Fastline Shellfish Limited, North Quay, Grimsby, DN31 3SY
Fiveways Fisheries, 149 Park Street, Cleethorpes, DN35 7LX
Gino’s Pizzeria, 26 Cross Street, Cleethorpes, DN35 8JW
Glory Taste of China, 147 Grimsby Road, Cleethorpes, DN35 7DG
Gr8 White Fish, 151 Grimsby Road, Cleethorpes, DN35 7DG
Grimsby Manor Care Home, Second Avenue, Grimsby, DN33 1NU
Hall Farm Hotel & Restaurant Ltd, Main Road, Ashby Cum Fenby, DN37 0RT
Homefield House, 11 Welholme Road, Grimsby, DN32 0DT
Kings Head, High Street, Waltham, DN37 0LL
Leonardo’s, 322 St Nicholas Drive, Grimsby, DN37 9SF
Masala Masters, Nelson Street, Grimsby, DN32 7DS
Precious Times, Yarrow Road, Grimsby, DN34 4HD Beechwood Farm, at Grimsby’s Europarc, was given five stars by food hygiene inspectors (Image: Beechwood Farm)
Premier Extra, 290-292 Wellington Street, Grimsby, DN32 7JR
Premier Extra Convenience Store, 97 Littlefield Lane, Grimsby, DN34 4PN
Shahi Mahal Takeaway Ltd, 6 Pinfold Lane, Grimsby, DN33 2EW
Snak Attack, Kiln Lane, Stallingborough, DN41 8DQ
Spar, 33-33a Waltham Road, Grimsby, DN33 2LY
Speedy Snax Ltd, Poplar Road, Cleethorpes, DN35 8BL
St Margarets Nursing Home, Little Coates Road, Grimsby, DN34 4NQ
Taylors Fruit and Veg, 1 Elm Road, Cleethorpes, DN35 8HN
The Green Man, 110 Station Road, Stallingborough, DN41 8AP
The Grosvenor, 193 Humberston Road, Cleethorpes, DN35 0PH
The Mad Hatters Tea Room, 49 Cambridge Street, Cleethorpes, DN35 8HD
Tukes, Peaks Lane, Grimsby, DN32 9RP
Waltham House Residential Home, Louth Road, New Waltham, DN36 4RY
Welholme Academy, Welholme Road, Grimsby, DN32 9JD
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