Sabina Sehgal Saikia India's top food critic was in a corner room at the sixth floor of Taj Hotel. She text messaged her husband couple of time and the last message from her was - "they are in my bathroom". Thereafter no communication from her.... -
I found it too unresistable to not post. Any guy out there who has dated 100+ women?
On the cusp of her 35th birthday, Ann Marsh decided it was time to change the way she thought about dating. If she was going to meet the right man, she was going to... -
Disclaimer: I received this in a funny mail. Men winning % numbers might be inflated. Numbers not supported by personal experience at all. Lucky are those who manage to have 50% win in early stages.
These are top10 funny commnts released by tripadvisor travel community.
1. Not So Great Expectations "I could have done without the blood-stained mattress and the (actual) chunk of poop on my bedspread, but I didn't expect the Hilton."
Living far too long in the US where coffee is free and water is like $5-10 a bottle in any hotel, I was in for a surprise in India. Yes they charge you money - real cash like $5-20 for a cup of coffee. Just like most US hotel bottles have sign in that $10... -
Big thank you to ifood.tv team for making it so easy to find food of my choice. Nowadays, I just type in what I wanna eat and get a list of recipe options. I am pretty impressed. Here are a few examples of what I was looking for and the list of recipes shown.... -
HOUSTON:Cutting triglyceride building fatty food will be a good New Year resolution. A new study has found that having high levels of fat in blood increases risk for a major stroke.
People with high triglycerides and another type of... -
It is widely known that Patels own almost 25% of US motels, but did you know that top3 of World's top6 hotels are owned by Oberai.
Properties owned and managed by Oberoi are right on top of all lists of best hotels... -
Michelin Chef Anne-Sophie
The coveted Michelin and Gault Millau accolades given to nearly 70 restaurants of The Leading Hotels of the World in Europe have raised the culinary dining ante to new heights this year.
New Travel and Tourism data just published by Euromonitor International predicts that the number of tourists travelling from India will more than double by 2011. Leading tour operators, such as Kuoni Travel and Thomas Cook are preparing to take advantage of... -
Offering a big bonanza to the hotel industry, the government has decided to provide grants up to Rs 1 crore for selected properties as it desperately tries to create a decent hotel infrastructure in the country.
The grant will be available for... -
wow.travel (the online magazine of kiwicollection.com) edited by Mary Gostelow, introduces Seven Sensational Sleeps in Vineyards.
1) MEADOWOOD, ST HELENA, CA, USA
Part of the 250 acres of idyllic countryside here is home to the 85-room... -
SINGAPORE : A newly-created dish that represents multiracial Singapore has brought success to a chef. Kelvin Kek from the Mariott Hotel has been crowned "Singapore Chef of the Year". It was a feast for the eyes, and a hard time for the judges. ... -
Spreading over 3m square kilometres, India rises in the snowy peaks of Kashmir in the north, and falls to the tropical shores of Kerala's southern tip. In the west the barren rocky deserts of Rajasthan provide an arid, hostile environment, while in... -
The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) today said it will build a premium 200-room Taj Business hotel in partnership with HB Estate Developers in Gurgaon, which is expected to be operational by 2010.
IHCL has identified the location as one of the fast... -
The head of one of India's top luxury hotel chains called on the country Wednesday to launch a major clean-up of its filthy cities or suffer a drop in tourist arrivals.
"We have to clean our cities or risk losing tourists," said P.R.S.... -
A new health scare erupted over soft drinks last night amid evidence they may cause serious cell damage. Research from a British university suggests a common preservative found in drinks such as Fanta and Pepsi Max has the ability to switch off vital parts of... -
Drinking a glass of wine daily could boost your memory and delay the onset of dementia by preserving it longer, Italian scientists say.
During a study, researchers Vincenzo Solfrizzi and Francesco Panza, at the... -
The many varieties of apples differ widely in appearance, flesh characteristics, seasonal availability, and suitability for different uses.
For good eating as fresh fruit , the commonly available varieties are: Red Delicious, McIntosh, Granny... -
The results to the Zagat/Today Show Fast-Food Survey were announced. The survey, which was taken by 5,535 people declared Wendy's, Panera Bread Company and Outback Steakhouse as their top fast-food destinations. Forty-five fast-food chains were... -
Gordon Ramsay sure is causing a stink . Actually, make that PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) sure is causing a stink for Gordon Ramsay. PETA UK demonstrators dressed up as horses and dumped a ton of horse manure in front of his London... -
On Chinese food and Chopsticks: "You do not sew with a fork, and I see no reason why you should eat with knitting needles." Miss Piggy, 'Miss Piggy's Guide to Life' (1981)
"When it comes to Chinese food I... -
“It is ironic that Auguste Escoffier (1846-1935), who defined French cooking for several generations, did so in London after moving there in 1890....His 1903 book 'Le guide culinaire' became the professional cook's textbook, explaining French... -
“In the 20th century, the French managed to get a death on the myth that they produce the world's best food. The hype has been carefully orchestrated, and despite the fact that the most popular food in the last quarter has undoubtedly been Italian, the... -
"A man accustomed to American food and American domestic cookery would not starve to death suddenly in Europe, but I think he would gradually waste away, and eventually die." 'A Tramp Abroad' , Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens)... -
1) This item was so expensive up until the 1500s that it was used in small amounts in medicines, but not in food. [a] saffron; [b] vanilla; [c] sugar
2) Which of the following are mentioned in the Old testament and are among the earliest... -
Laloo Prasad sent his Bio Data - to apply for a post in Microsoft Corporation, USA.
A few days later he got this reply:
Dear Mr. Laloo Prasad, You do not meet our requirements. Please do not send any further... -
Locally produced moonshine is known in India as tharra, palm wine, dheno, mohua, kaju and santra (also known in different parts of the country under other names). It is made by fermenting the mash of sugar cane pulp in large spherical containers made from... -
Mexican food is the most popular food in Americas. Needless to say that it originated in Mexico. It is a blend of Spaish, Maya and Aztec food style and traditions.
Mexican cuisine is known for its intense and varied flavors, colorful decoration,... -
Cinco de Mayo ("The Fifth of May" in Spanish ) is national holiday of Mexico which is also widely celebrated in the United States . It commemorates the victory of Mexican forces led by General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguin ... -
Ralph Nader - “Chickens are misled into believing there is a road by the evil tire makers. chickens aren’t ignorant, but our society pays tire makers to create the need for these roads and then lures chickens into believing there is an advantage to... -
This is a specially formulated diet designed to help cope with the stress that builds during the day.
1 slice whole-wheat toast
1 cup skim milk
1 small portion lean, steamed chicken with a cup of spinach ... -
UNITED KINGDOM FOOD & WINE FESTIVALS, SHOWS, EVENTS
January 22-24, 2007 Hospitality Show Birmingham, England, UK A commercially focused trade event.
January 22-24, 2007 Hostec-EurHotec London, England UK The technology... -
Institute For International Management & Technology - Engaged in offering undergraduate degree courses in hotel and restaurant management.
Hospitality College - Offers 3 years degree/ diploma courses in... -
January 7, 2007 Agriwatch Conference on Rabi Commodities New Delhi, India January 18-20, 2007 5th India International Food & Wine Show New Delhi, India February 1-4, 2007 4th India Food Expo Lucknow,... -
2007 Recipe, Cook-offs & Food Related Contests for both amateur cooks & professional chefs Most of these contests have very good prizes, some up to $1,000,000 in cash for the grand prize winner. If you like to cook, and have an exceptional... -
Preheat oven to 385 degrees.
Take your turkey , sized for the family, put it in a turkey pan on an oak board.
Bake for 4 hours, basting every 20 minutes with a mixture of 4 eggs, one quart of apple brandy, two jiggers of good vodka.
Remove from... -
After the Great Britain Beer Festival, in London, all the brewery presidents decided to go out for a beer.
The guy from Corona sits down and says, "Hey Senor, I would like the world's best beer, a Corona."
The bartender dusts off a... -
CNN) -- When Antonio Swad made what he said was a simple business decision -- accepting pesos as well as dollars -- in his Texas-based pizza chain, he was unprepared for the public's reaction. He received thousands of hateful e-mails and phone calls.
1 Elephant, Medium size,
2 rabbits (optional),
Cut elephant into bite size pieces and cover with gravy.
Cook over kerosene fire for about 4 weeks at 365* F.
This elephant serves 3,800 adults and 35 children.
If more are expected, two... -
* Indecision is the key to flexibility.
* There is always one more son-of-a-b---- than you counted on.
* There is absolutely NO substitute for a genuine lack of preparation.
* Happiness is merely the remission of pain.
Why isn't there mouse-flavored cat food?
What do you do when you see an endangered animal eating an endangered plant?
If a parsley farmer is sued, can they garnish his wages?
Why don't sheep shrink when it rains?
Is it true that... -
Waiter, what's this fly doing in my soup? Um, looks to me to be backstroke, sir...
Waiter, there's a fly in my soup! Keep it down sir, or they'll all be wanting one.
Waiter, there's a fly in my soup! Its OK, Sir, there's... -
1. Do not walk behind me, for I may not lead. Do not walk ahead of me, for I may not follow. Do not walk beside me, either. Just leave me the hell alone.
2. The journey of a thousand miles begins with a broken fan belt and a leaky tire.
3. ... -
Butter vs. Margarine ? I trust cows over scientists.
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst, for they are sticking to their diets."
“If you ever reach total enlightenment while drinking beer, I bet it makes beer shoot out your nose." ... -
The first-ever Indian mango-tasting festival will be held in Washington in June in the presence of the captains of Indian and American industries and top government officials thanks to the US India Business Council.
The slated festival is part of... -
Attending a seminar by Culinary expert, David Wolfe is an experience of a life time. The goodness of the nutrition packed raw food could not have been more aptly described and the entire event throbbed with positive vibes. Even the hard core cynic was... -
Apples – The old saying really is true. An apple a day keeps the doctor away, and maybe even some damaging diseases. Apples are beneficial on so many different levels. They pack more Vitamin C than an orange and they are full of antioxidants that will... -