Mills and Browns – Gluten free ready to bake mixes

Mills and Brown is a two year old brand that represents ready to bake mixes that are different from the usual. They are into producing not just refined flour free but also completely gluten free and healthier baking mixes.

Their products are created using a blend of nutrition rich and all natural flours like Raw banana flour, Tapioca flour and Millet flour, with no chemicals and preservatives whatsoever.

This is the brain child of 2 friends, Kavitha, a trained nutritionist and Ramprasad a marketing professional, who recognized the necessity for such products, fueled by their personal experiences with the ill effects of gluten.

 

 

 

 

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Golden Palms – Part 2 – Cuisine

A 2 part series on the Golden Palms Hotel and Spa, covering The Overview and Amenities and The Cuisine.

Part 2 – Food and Drink

At Golden Palms they take their food and drink very seriously. With 4 restaurants serving varied cuisines and Bars at multiple locations on the property, they make sure that the guests are treated to copious quantities of food and drink that emerge from their kitchens.

Their signature palms also play a role in the cuisine with all their coconut chutneys and coconut milk freshly made from their own produce. In season, some of the fruits like jack and mango also find their way onto the menu.

 

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Golden Palms – Part 1 – Overview and Activities

A 2 part series on the Golden Palms Hotel and Spa, covering The Overview and Amenities and The Cuisine.

Part 1 – Overview and Activities

The Golden Palms Hotel and Spa is a premier luxury 5 star hotel and resort off the busy Tumkur Highway barely 25 km from the heart of Bangalore city.

As one turns off from the main road, the landscape gradually turns more rustic and a bare 3 kms later one comes upon this resort that has created lush greenery in its midst, making it an ideal place for a staycation for the dwellers of this city or a vacation for ‘out of towners’ who want to unwind in the comforts of its various amenities.

This is the story of my visit to the Golden Palms. Live vicariously through my experience, as I take you through its rolling lawns, long corridors, paradisaical gardens and lavishly appointed rooms.

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Sharief Bhai

Frazer town is one of the well known locations in Bangalore where restaurants abound. Ensconced within a modest diameter of a kilometer or so, lie innumerable eating places, some so tiny that they do not even have seating and some that are large enough to accommodate several diners in air conditioned comfort.

Regardless of the size however, there are always takers for food and the tandoor/kabab/biryani loving customers throng each and every eatery, making it a very viable proposition for new entrants to join the fray. After all, there is no such thing as too much food right ? 😀

Sharief Bhai is the newest kid on the block and in keeping with the largely prevalent theme of the locality, this restaurant also serves what they refer to as authentic Muslim home cooked cuisine.

I was invited by the owners to try out a few of their dishes and the following narration describes my lunch experience there.

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Sindh Kitchen – Malleshwaram

In an earlier post I had begged for forgiveness because I had Sindh !!! Well I am happy (or guilty) to inform you all that I am continuing to sin, ably aided by the new branch of Sindh Kitchen that is now located in Malleshwaram, Bangalore.

While retaining the original menu that has richness written all over it, this place has also come up with an exclusive Sindhi Thali that stems from tried and tested homely recipes.

Come Sin with me (which is not what it sounds like :-D), as I take you through the various courses !!!

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