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5 Secrets and a Luscious Recipe From Chef Saby

Travel Secret #359 Chef Sabyasachi Gorai, popular as “Saby” is among the brightest stars on India’s culinary firmament. We chatted with him over cocktails at his lovely, laid-back Armenian-Bengali restaurant, Lavaash, located in Delhi’s leafy Mehrauli. Saby’s Secrets: Unforgettable food: Dinner at Casa Monini in Spoleto by Chef Angelo Franchini. Fresh truffle,…

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How NOT to Eat in Florence, Italy

As someone who believes in stumbling upon great places, I decided to ditch the guide books/blogs/local advice, and plunged straight into Florence. Big mistake. Stepping out of the magnificent Santa Maria Novella Railway Station… I wended my way through the crowded streets of the city…asking for directions to  The Gallery…

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French Street Eat—Socca

Made primarily with chickpea flour and olive oil – ingredients plentiful around the Mediterranean – Socca  is a quick, cheap, and delightful snack served along the French part of the coast and all the way into Liguria in Italy, where it goes by the name Farinata. (Image: www.thegoodlifefrance.com) To be…

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