August 12, 2019
Of Plum Cakes and Kerala!

Did you know why Plum cake and Kerala are synonymous? How did something so British become a Kerala staple? In 1880, a young man named Mr. Mambally Bapu returned from…

July 5, 2019
Vanilla — a bittersweet tale…

Vanilla is the most popular flavour in the world. It is the second most expensive spice. Have you ever wondered about its origins?