Author: elthecook

October 7, 2018 elthecook No comments exist

Hey guys! Grandmamas cafe has been gathering some great vibes on the Pune food scene! They serve up some diverse cuisine which is delicious and eye catching! Make sure you visit on a day when they are not too crowded to enjoy the ambiance of the cafe The staff are helpful and friendly. Here’s our…

March 13, 2018 elthecook No comments exist

Great cocktails, hatke Indian dishes presented with flair! Ayank Verma, Prashant Shroff and Himanshu Khannas restaurant vision Pandora, really does surprise us like a true Pandora’s box Aroma therapy to start the evening with flavours of citrus bubbling at the table! ELDERFASHIONED : Jim Beam, elderflower and thyme in a beautiful combination of flavors GREYHOUND:…

December 18, 2017 elthecook 1 comment

Bolinhas are crisp coconut cookies with a moist centre which are delicate and delicious! They make an essential addition to a Goan Christmas platter Follow our simple recipe for this tasty coconut biscuit Ingredients 1) 250 gms fine semolina 2) 210 gms sugar finely ground 3) 250 gms shredded fresh coconut 4) 3 egg yolks…

December 1, 2017 elthecook No comments exist

    Hey from EL The Cook! Souffles simply put are sauces which are as light as air. Doesn’t make sense? Souffles are mixtures of eggs and butter, flavored with cheese in this recipe. The idea is to get hot air to cook the mixture and get some of the air trapped in the white…

November 17, 2017 elthecook No comments exist

Hey from EL The Cook! We are back in Goa!  Today we explore, Fort Tiracol (or Terekhol in Konkani), a 17th century fort on the border of Maharashtra and Goa. Constructed as a strategic security outpost by the Marathas, it was won over by the Portuguese in the 18th century.  With spectacular views, Fort Tiracol…

October 26, 2017 elthecook No comments exist

Hey from ELTheCook! Goa is one of those places which are truly unforgettable. Today we visit Pune’s newest Goan Restaurant, Sara Soda, which is simply put “susegado!” Located in Undri, Sara Soda serves quintessential Goan Fare!  From the house that bought us Marrakesh, Sara Soda is the groups first venture into a Goan Restaurant space. …