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Cutty Sark: from Scotland to India

Dark amber blended whisky

Words: Ambica Gulati

She sailed in, she disembarked the amber liquid and she rests in Goa. The 1923-born Cutty Sark blended whisky is the latest entrant in India’s growing spirit market. 427 more words


Moros y Cristianos. Cosa c'è in un nome?

Ultimamente sono molto consapevole dei nomi e le etichette assegnate alle cose, e tutte le connotazioni che si portano dietro. Va bene, lo ammetto, lo sono sempre stata. 678 more words

Vegetables | Verdure

Travel and geography as a political act

Every once in a while, while traveling around the country, I’ll get the chance to meet and chat with one of them. My daughter calls them fanboys. 1,294 more words


Still no computer

So now we wait.

I forgot.  When they say 10 – 15 days they mean working days.  That means, 3 weeks, maybe four.  And we’re sitting in this country that sells all these overpriced rejects… 283 more words


How to Make a Sourdough Starter (in Stick Drawings)

I taught a sourdough starter workshop last month and I really could have used some graphics to outline the process. Creating a starter from scratch may sound complicated ( 74 more words

Zero Waste

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes / by Eleanor Coerr ; paintings by Ronald Himler

ISBN 0698118022

New York :
1999, ©1997
80 pages

GENRE: Non-fiction/Biography
Recommended for ages 8-12
Grade Band: 3-7

PLOT SUMMARY:  550 more words


L’Opera of aromas

Croissants, éclairs, mille feuilles and more

Words: Ambica Gulati

It’s an opera of French flavours, aromas, ingredients that L’Opera sings at its production centre in Noida. 564 more words