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Azri misses Melbourne’s Tim Tam while I find contentment in Kolkata

“Sh*t, only two Tim Tams left,” Azri went as he ate his second (or was it third?) piece of salted caramel and vanilla biscuit. “Should have brought more from Melbourne!” I’m a fan of Arnott’s Tim Tam too, especially when it collaborated with Messina to make the special flavours. But I don’t love it enough

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Kolkata: Sweets from Balaram Mullick & Radharaman Mullick

“Eh, that place looks nice eh?” Azri remarked a few days ago as we drove past a dessert shop, on the way home. “Since 1885 somemore,” he continued. I agreed with him that the place looked grand and made a mental note of visiting it soon. “Soon” arrived this afternoon and I realized that my

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Tag: India

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Tag: India

Kolkata: Three Places of Interest

My sinking heart has started swimming back again! After cleaning up and rearranging furniture in some of the rooms, the apartment is starting to look more like home 🙂 Sometimes a want is a more of a need Nevertheless, there are a few improvements I hope the landlord will agree to make, with the top

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