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Wednesday, March 23, 2005

More Panipuri Gyaan

My batchmate from IIML, Ranadurjay 'Rony' Talukdar has got his gastronomic as well as creative juices flowing as a result of my panipuri post. He writes at length about the Calcutta "puchkas" here - The Delicious Debauchery

An excerpt - a career in consuming panipuris is never complete without the delicious phuchkas (panipuri) of Kolkata -pretty much like a batsman's accomplishments, which seldom command respect unless he scores a century in Perth, on a bouncy track in windy conditions, facing the greatest bowling attack in the world at present.

Go read the full thing.

And while on it, read a similar post I made a couple of years back -

The Taste of a Place