Daily O

‘Bhery Bhel Done’: This British chef selling Jhalmuri on the streets of London has won over desi Twitter

Move over, fine dining and snooty posh restaurants. The flavour rocking London right now is our very own Jhalmuri, made by a Brit chef!

For the uninitiated, Jhalmuri and Bhelpuri are very similar snacks — just like Delhi's Sarojini Nagar is the elder sister of Lajpat Nagar, Jhalmuri is a long-lost distant cousin of Bhelpuri. Jhalmuri, like Bhelpuri, is made up of rice puffs, veggies and spices mixed to perfection. Squeeze some lemon on, add some

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Daily O

Daily O3 min readFood & Wine
Casual Dining Is Leading To The Death Of Fine-dining Culture And Nachos Might Have Played A Role In It
I have just come back from Bengaluru, where, to my surprise, I discovered that food critics cannot seem to get nachos off their troubled minds. I wondered what had caused this collective hand wringing about nachos — this precipitous decline in the st
Daily O2 min read
Toxic, Immoral And Sexist: What Re-watching Yes Boss After 22 Years Taught Me
Two things that worked in favour of Aziz Mirza’s Yes Boss, released 22 years ago in 1997 this day, are Mirza’s ability to construct three main characters that are so flaky that they cannot be taken seriously, and Shah Rukh Khan’s dimpled, arm-stretch
Daily O2 min read
Done Ranting About Kabir Singh? Watch Noblemen, A Movie Which Shows Bullying, One Of The Earliest Signs Of Toxic Masculinity
The stupendous success of Kabir Singh and writer-director Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s defence of the titular hero’s flaws have made toxic masculinity a much-discussed subject. But it was Noblemen, a little-seen, independent film that handled it best. Produ