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Vegan Indian Cooking at Heirloom Kitchen

Heirloom Kitchen in Old Bridge is a quaint kitchenware shop and culinary center run by mother and daughter team Judy Rosenblum and Neilly Robinson. The shop is lovely and filled with gadgets and wish list items for every cook, but part of Heirloom Kitchen’s attraction is its unique cooking classes, which take place in an immaculate and […]

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23 Reasons to Sample Mehtani Restaurant Group

Do you grab a chance to dine on Indian cuisine and tumble into its unique mix of spices and textures whenever you can? Do you love Asian food that’s several steps beyond standard takeout fare? Do you enjoy settling into a quiet table with subtle but lush décor catching your eye from every angle? Do […]

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Elegant Indian Dining at Piscataway’s Rajvilaas

It takes talent—and guts—to promise an enormous Indian community the most authentic, delicious Indian fare they’ve yet seen, but that’s just what Shreekant Dhyani set out to do when he opened Rajvilaas Fine Indian Cuisine in Piscataway, New Jersey last summer.  It’s less surprising to think that he’s pulled it off, considering Dhyani’s pedigree.  As partner in Manhattan’s […]

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Meatless Monday: Aloo Gobi, Indian Style

Indian food is one of the newer additions to the cultural revolution of culinary assimilation in this country. Like Chinese and Mexican food before them, Indian food is fast becoming a “go to” taste sensation for people looking to expand their food horizons. Our friends from England have great Indian food on almost every corner as we have Asian […]

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Bombay Local Pizza: A Bold & Not So Local Taste in Voorhees

It’s not immediately apparent there is something different about this Voorhees pizzeria until you notice the TV set tuned to M Tunes Bollywood musicals and the Indian travel posters. Brothers and partners, Sagar and Parag Poonawala, worked on Wall Street for several years but we’re looking for a different piece of the pie. They had […]

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Chinese Mirch in North Brunswick

Drop that phone! Fugetabout trying to order #11 with extra sauce for pickup! This Chinese restaurant is not your typical Chinese restaurant. Pull up a seat in sleek, sophisticated and sensual Chinese Mirch and prepare to experience a culinary oasis in a neighborhood thirsting for a place to call their own, as well as a hip destination […]

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Turkey Burgers with an Indian Twist

I used to find it very hard to get excited over Turkey Burgers.  Remember those early “fat free” days when we thought we could just substitute a hand full of ground turkey for juicy fat infused ground beef and tell ourselves “Wow, you can’t even taste the difference?”  Yeah, right.  And so, the doctoring began.  […]

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An Indian Adventure at Aroma Palace, Montclair

I’ll admit right now, I’m a little ignorant about Indian food. I have a dozen Indian friends who will crucify me the minute they read that statement. After all, they have introduced me to dishes and snacks in the past. But — please — keep reading before you pass judgment… You know when you get […]

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Indian Pizza Recipe

If you like curry,  this Indian Pizza recipe is going to become one of your favorites (and stink up your house for at least a day).  I don’t know about you, but I love pizza.    Here in New Jersey, we know a thing or two about good pizza.  I live one mile from the […]

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Channa Masala

After our trip to the Indian Market last week and trying all of those wonderful dishes at Flavor of India in Plainsboro, I wanted to see what this ol’ Jersey girl could whip up with her new found Indian education. Channa (chick peas) Masala seemed like a surmountable task. And hey, it’s filling and pretty […]

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