Tuesday, March 29, 2011

MyWorld

'Bun maska' (Buns with butter) and 'paanikum chai'(milky tea) the all time favorites in the Irani cafes of Mumbai. These cafes are extinct now.

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27 comments:

  1. Hate to hear the cafes are extinct, the food looks delicious!!

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  2. bring back the cafes - a city's life blood!

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  3. Great way to start this morning!

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  4. Another cost of modernization . Nice pics .

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  5. Great memories that will live on in the taste buds!

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  6. coffee is always in my table every breakfast... nice one! I'm back hope to see you around.

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  7. we still have the traditional cafes here even when Starbucks and other new cafes pop up like mushrooms. i would enjoy this bun with butter with coffee.:p

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  8. That bread looks like a heart :-)
    Enjoy your breakfast :)))

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  9. Yes, we don't see many Irani cafes these days...they used to have that typical ambience, furniture etc etc.

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  10. What a shame to loose these cafes, they are such a good way to start your day.

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  11. It's a pity that these cafes are extincts.Looks delicious!
    Léia

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  12. So tasty! I'm a great admirer of chai:)

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  13. Nice pics, but not tea got a bit cold.

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  14. yum bun maska and chai. Took me back several years!

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  15. I hope the food/drink isn't extinct, also! Sounds and looks good!

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  16. Yum! Anytime there is food, I am happy...

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  17. That milky tea sure looks like a good cup of coffee!

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  18. Cup tea n bread! Gud Morning magiceye :)

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  19. Wonderful picture, these were the preferred choice of breakfast when I was a kid. I still remember crying and bringing the world down for my share of bun and black coffee :)
    And as promised I have started my photography experiment :)

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  20. won't say that these cafes are extinct. we still have sassanian, kayanis, stadium, cafe samovar, britannia, wayside inn....reducing in number would be apt....btw nice click...

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