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Posted by on Apr 30, 2013 in Food-lens | 0 comments

Boiled Peanut Snack

Boiled Peanut Snack

What do you see in this picture?Boiled peanuts,mixed to order with assortment of thinly sliced veggies and magic mix of ground spices.Divine.You are not convinced? During my college years in South India,every evening a lady would come to sell boiled peanuts to our girls hostel(dorm).We call it “groundnut” in India.Peanut is American English for me :-)First i didn’t understand,why would you want to eat boiled peanuts,served in paper cone.Then i bought once because every one around me was buying.And i was hooked ! I have not tasted this spiced  up version with onion,cilantro,shredded carrots,chopped tomatoes with a kick of lime juice.It sure looks like i can’t let it pass by, on  the street.This one is on the side of street in...

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Posted by on Apr 22, 2013 in Food-lens | 0 comments

Fruit Stall

Fruit Stall

You know, one of the thing which i miss a lot about India is, fresh fruit stall everywhere. What is being sold in the picture above?Green coconut,you guessed it right :-)You ask for it,coconut seller will shave the top,punch a hole and will give you the straw or you can just drink the fresh coconut water right from it.So much better then the canned coconut that i get here.Also notice the very orange fresh carrots? Any guess what are they selling here?GUAVA.We had plenty in my grandparents home growing up.This one is being sold in a place called “Aurangabad”(in the Western state of Maharashtra)It comes in two varieties. Yellow and red inside.The one in the pictures are obviously red. DELISH. And what is here?Plums,passion fruit,lemons and more..This stall is in southern state of Kerala at a hill station called...

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