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There is no need to pay 560 EUR for a meal in Venice. Stick with the locals and you will find some fabulous food. The #cicchetti in Venice can keep your tongue, tummy and wallet happy. The tapas equivalent, a plate of 8-10 will set you back by about 10 EUR #chennaifoody #eat #food #foodtalkindia #fbai #foodporn #venice #italy #italians #foodphotography #travelphotography #traveleats #travel #europe #fish #seafood #tapas #baguette #bread #followme via Instagram

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A chestnut flour tortellini with stuffed pumpkin served on a chicken broth with orange zest. Slurp #chennaifoody #eating #foodtalkindia #foodphotography #food #chestnut #tortellini #pumpkin #chickenbroth #chicken #michellinstar #pomiroeu #italy #milan #seregno #travel #travelphotography #traveleats #followme #foodporn #foodie #foods #italian #instagram #foodstagram via Instagram

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Michelin Trek from Milan

Michelin Trek from Milan

Looking up for a starred restaurant in Milan, I came across Giancarlo Morelli. His restaurants in Milan are visual treats for the eye, but a friend of mine, Chef Mauro told me of another of his restaurants, a few miles from Milan. With his sons working there with Morelli, I decided to go to Pomiroeu, in a town called Seregno. In a house, with lush gardens outside and nice wine cellar in the basement, Pomireu was closed for a special event and thankfully Giancarlo Morelli was gracious enough to accept me for the night thanks to Chef Mauro. Being my first sit down Michelin dinner, I wanted to have the Chef's tasting course. I went with their best, a 5 course dinner. My previous Michelin dinners were in Hong Kong where the restaurants weren't built for stars but were given stars purely for their quality. So for all practical purposes, this was my first star dinner. The visual treat of the first course, was a feast to the eyes, but I noticed t

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Pancakes with Apple cinnamon compote and loaded with almonds and a scoop of vanilla ice cream #chennaifoody #pancakes #apple #cinnamon #almond #breakfast #pondicherry #foodtalkindia #foodphotography #food #foodporn #foodie #foodblog #goodmorning #foodwriter #shotononeplus via Instagram

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Breakfast, Malaysia Style

Breakfast, Malaysia Style

OK, that is not entirely true. Partially. Oh well. Breakfast in Chennai, beyond the idly and dosa will lead you to breakfast buffets in nice hotels or coffee shops with some bread, sausages and tomatoes. And some potatoes thrown in. And an egg, your style. Can you think of anything else? Nope? I guessed as much. If you did think of something different, please please let me in on that secret. Now, there is something else. Nasi & Mee, that set up shop bang opposite a popular (and fun) Asian restaurant and ended up doing extremely well has taken the big plunge. To start the cash counters ringing from 830 am. While I don't know how that is going to do during the week, I'm starting to think that their regulars will have another meal to dine at Nasi and Mee. Thankfully, there is neither Nasi or Mee on their breakfast menu. A beautifully Malaysian inspired breakfast. Milo? Yes. Coffee with condensed milk? Yes. Kaya? Oh. Yes. Baby. For the uninitiated, Kaya is

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Chennai Foody Insta

If I had only one thing to do in #italy it will be @saiddal1923. A #hotchocolate and #mocha with no equal in my travels yet. Also had their eggplant with chocolate and pasta with wild boar and.....yes chocolate. Thanks @foodinchennai for the recommendation. #eating #chennaifoody #chocolate #eggplant #italy #rome #foodtalkindia #foodphotography #fbai #food #foodporn #foodie #foodwriter #foodstagram #shotononeplus via Instagram

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If you had only 1 hour in Rome..........

If you had only 1 hour in Rome..........

I am going to commit blasphemy in this post. But it's something that I've got to live with. I've been scared for life. Scared so bad that it is going to take me a while to even attempt to try hot chocolate anywhere. If you had 1 hour to spend in Italy, where will it be? Milan? Yes, it is a nice place, a beautiful Duomo with nice shopping all around. Rome? Yes, nice place too. Opera, Colosseum, Forum and loads of history. Florence? Why not? Beautiful countryside, great street side shopping. Venice? Needs no introduction. If I was to give a recommendation, it will probably be Rome. And where in Rome? Colosseum. Yes, nice place. Historical. Opera, yes, artistry. Yada yada yada. Lots of places. But if you had just one hour in Italy AND if that hour is in Rome, it needs to be spent at, yes, blasphemy, but you need to spend it at SAID. SAID? Yes, its a small restaurant in Rome. Quiet. Not fancy. No Michellin stars. I've not been to Massimo's Os

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Chennai Foody Insta

Gabriel Bonci was called by The Vogue as the Michealangelo of Pizza. Stunning toppings on a crust with crispy exterior and chewy inside. This one has caramelized onions with hazelnut. And cheese of course. #chennaifoody #eat #food #pizza #rome #italian #italy #hazelnut #foodwriter #foodporn #foodie #foodstagram #instagram #travel #foodphotography #shotononeplus #anthonybourdain #cheese #followme #fbai #foodtalkindia via Instagram

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Chennai Foody Insta

#host2017 give it to me baby it don't matter if you're black or white! #chennaifoody #pizza #foodphotography #foodwriter #foodpassion #foodblog #italy #italian #milan #milano #foodporn #food #foodie #shotononeplus #instagram #foodstagram #black #white via Instagram

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Raspberry with Espresso and Lime. When baristas go crazy! #chennaifoody #host2017 #coffee #mocktails #espresso #milan #italy #barista #foodtalkindia #foodphotography #fbai #foodwriter #drink #food #foodporn #foodie via Instagram

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Chennai Foody Insta

Black Vanilla Ice Cream, Black Cone. White Chocolate cream. White sugar crystals. Heaven. #chennaifoody #icecream #gelato #milan #italy #host2017 #foodphotography #foodporn #foodstagram #instagram #foodwriter #foodpassion #shotononeplus #food #dessert #waffle #foodie #italian #foods via Instagram

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Too much of a good thing?

Too much of a good thing?

That maybe true, but clearly that statement doesn't apply to truffles. Chef Mauro goes to Italy for a holiday, but he doesn't come back alone. He bring truffles and truffle pastes along. And when he does, he serves his guests generously. Like seriously generously. Like a food festival almost dedicated to truffles. Yes, in Chennai. Not in Milan, his hometown, which BTW, I will reveal much more later. A chef's table with Mauro when he comes back with his goodies is something that I could kill for. The Drama Chef is back at Focaccia, Hyatt Regency with a new menu and yes, he sings and dances, but so do the truffles. Almost every dish on the menu has truffles on it. Starting off with truffles, the chicken salad wouldn't do any justice the name in India. Beautifully cooked chicken that was so soft and juicy, along with the shaved parmesan and truffle edible soil that had a hint of sweetness, kicked off dinner like it belonged. Ironically the dish w

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