Category Archives: Food

Not our cup of tea

Can you guess how much this pot of roadside chai cost us?

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Pushkar: the real India?

If you’ve been following this blog regularly, you know that our frequent lack of access to reliable internet service hasn’t made it so easy to keep up with each stop we make. Today, we’re in the city of Jodhpur (more … Continue reading

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Udaipur: Cooking with Shashi

Indian cooking may seem overwhelming, what with all the spices that seem to consume a dish. But if you find yourself a little bored of standard restaurant fare, I would highly recommend you take a cooking class. Not only do … Continue reading

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Cornflakes surprise!

Each hotel/motel/campsite we’ve been staying at provides breakfast with the cost of the room. Continue reading

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Phulwari: finding pizza and falafel in Varanasi’s alleys

Originally, we wanted to scour Varanasi’s streets in order to find our first meal after our 18-hour drive. But a tip from our guide’s Belgian friends led us to a quaint, surprisingly quiet spot amid the bustling streets.

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What is a thali?

Although its dishes are rich in flavor and spice, Indian cuisine hasn’t made a splash in the United States as big as some other cultures’. For that reason, we’re finding ourselves sometimes perplexed by the array of new dishes. One … Continue reading

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