Homemade by Roshan

Homemade by Roshan

One would think that a home baker with a long-standing pastry brand would have an overwhelming craving for desserts. Well, not necessarily as Roshan Gopaldas-Samtani who has been churning some of the metro’s best tasting cakes since the early 90’s would prove. At a...

Working students

Working students

Since the beginning of the pandemic, people on lockdown have turned to different hobbies to keep themselves occupied as well as to calm rattled nerves. Baking offers this kind of comfort. The number of home bakers have grown exponentially, either providing their...

Farm to Table: 4 Ways to Make Food Production More Sustainable

Farm to Table: 4 Ways to Make Food Production More Sustainable

From ready-to-drink sachets to single-origin espresso pods, coffee brands are making an effort to make their products, or at least make them seem, more sustainable. According to a study by London-based market research firm Mintel Group, nearly half (48%) of all new...

Halal Certification of Canned Tuna Products

Halal Certification of Canned Tuna Products

Halal is an Arabic term that means “permitted or lawful.” It describes goods, whether food or other consumer products, and services that are allowed to be consumed and availed by Muslims under Sharia law.

The X-Coconut

The X-Coconut

They call it a “mutant coconut,” but something that delicious is definitely more of a gift than a deformity.

Are Bananas Halal?

Are Bananas Halal?

In Islamic culture, there are three ways to categorize food: haram, mushbooh, and halal. Haram refers to food and drink that are forbidden by Allah. Halal, on the other hand, translates to “permitted.”