Alphonso Mango Gelato at Piccadilly Square: This 95 per cent fat-free gelato is made with special Ratnagiri Alphonso mangoes and is a sheer delight for fans of the king of fruits. Available at both Lansdowne and Dalhousie outlets.
It’s been four months since the much-awaited Hard Rock Cafe opened its doors at Park Mansions on Park Street, and since then it has turned out to be quite a popular party pad. Not just the live gigs and cool cocktails, the eighth outlet of HRC in India also serves a delish Tex-Mex menu.
The Top 10 contestants of North and East zones faced off in the last zonal final of Young Chef India Schools 2018, presented by International Institute of Hotel Management (IIHM) in association with t2. Moods and moments...
It is what some high-street brands do. The collection you see on the ramp is in no time converted into ready-to-wear. They already have stock fabrics, so it is like mass manufactured and then shipped to stores overnight across the world. And because such trendy straight-from-the-ramp clothes are available in the quickest forms in these stores, young girls and people who want to dress up keeping with the times, follow that and wear that.
Summer is on in full swing and I am thoroughly enjoying the abundance of summer fruits. Of course the grand mango clearly dominates the Indian fruit markets, but then, it would not be the king of fruits if it did not do so. However, there are also the humble plums, peaches, cherries, jamuns and lychees scattered around this season. These succulent stone fruits are bursting with flavours and are truly a chef’s delight.
The 1,600m (1.6km or one mile) running test has become an integral part of performance test batteries for those playing games like football (or soccer) and hockey. The test is usually performed on a turf or a field 80m to 100m in length. It is unique and challenging due to the total duration, as athletes often tend to perceive this test as long endurance work and lose sight of speed.
Shoppers and visitors at City Centre Salt Lake had a cool weekend from May 18 to 20 as 18 stalls served up chilled sips and frozen scoops at the Summer Coolers festival, in association with t2. From mango-based drinks to minty mojitos, liquid nitrogen ice cream to chuskis and kulfis — the #beattheheat menu was a hit with people of all ages. Glimpses...
I don’t fit the proper description of a ‘gamer’ but I do enjoy a good action or racing game — think Max Payne, Need For Speed: Burnout or Grand Theft Auto. Those few hours of gameplay are nerve-wracking and you get lost in the virtual world. Now imagine actually being in a game! VIREL (Virtual Reality Entertainment and Leisure), a VR gaming cafe, can simulate exactly that experience.