Neeta Lulla to design outfits for Bharti Singh’s wedding using a fusion theme

National Award winning designer Neeta Lulla is designing wedding outfits for comedienne Bharti Singh, and says she has handpicked the fusion theme. Bharti is all set to marry her long-time beau and writer Haarsh Limbachiyaa in December. The wedding will take place in Goa on December 3. “The theme I have handpicked is fusion and she will resemble the contemporary bride since it’s a destination wedding. Grandeur, colour and quirk are seamlessly blended with culture and heritage in an Indian wedding, we look out to bring the same sentiments in…

Read More

The Future of Jamaican Fusion Food Is Now

aribbean food is king on Utica Avenue in Brooklyn’s Crown Heights neighborhood. Walking on the strip between Eastern Parkway and Empire Boulevard, it’s common to see a cloud of smoke puffing from black barrels on the curb. Chefs at Jamaican take-out restaurants use this method to grill jerk chicken, an island staple, packing the small-sized meals into a white styrofoam box, with a side of rice and peas, fried sweet plantains, and cabbage. I like my jerk hot, so I always request extra sauce. Growing up as a first-generation Jamaican-American in…

Read More

Fusion of oriental flavours

Paranthe Wali Galli by Bon — a relatively new venture, owned and headed by chef Rahul Arora, is Kolkata’s take on paranthas. The best part is that he operates based on the customer feedback. The menu is shaped around what you like and what you want. The number of options they present on the menu is guaranteed to outnumber your wants, especially after the new additions to his already diverse options. Just imagine a menu that is constantly being added to and changed. You can never be bored of this…

Read More