Mauritian food · snacks · street food

Ene vraie Merveille! Mauritian Papad / Gateau Merveille

A beautiful kitchen story unfolded! Ene vraie Merveille! A true mesmerizing delight. These Mauritian Papad or Tortilla made from basic all purpose white flour only is truly of a great wonder to the taste buds of many. Bearing it's resemblance to the Indian Papad/Papadum or probably Tortillas, they are nevertheless uniquely Mauritius. You won't really… Continue reading Ene vraie Merveille! Mauritian Papad / Gateau Merveille

Mauritian food · street food

A Street Food second to none – Crispy Taro Fritters / Mauritian Gato Violette

"Cram..cram.." Atleast that the sound they make , the sound of pure delight and that of butterflies in the stomach. Crunchy , crispy , savoury tasty and of a total addiction! Just like the title says it all , a Street Food second to none really. Every bite takes you back to the best of… Continue reading A Street Food second to none – Crispy Taro Fritters / Mauritian Gato Violette

fritters · Mauritian food

The little things to life – Bread Pakoras / Mauritian Dipain Frire

My little guilty pleasures! The sight of Ma already there and awaiting me are definitely among the truly precious memories I hold back then. Her coming to see me after school with her ‘’Tante Raffia’’ would literally lift my face with sheer glow because I knew she brought my favourite ‘'little guilty pleasures’’ to indulge… Continue reading The little things to life – Bread Pakoras / Mauritian Dipain Frire

Appetizers · chinese spring rolls · Mauritian food

Tasty Homemade Hakien (Mauritian Style Spring Rolls)

Every morsel is a relish really! A marriage of flavours,a crunch of an absolute addiction and a filling so hearty that you would be sad really not to taste this sheer joy.  We all have tasted and heard greatly of the Spring Rolls, haven’t we? And who doesn’t adore them! Same goes for these ones.… Continue reading Tasty Homemade Hakien (Mauritian Style Spring Rolls)

Mauritian food · street food

Mauritius Best Street Food – Chana Puri

A street food that will definitely break all your dieting rules! So irresistible really! I simply adore these little balls of fried batter with Chana dal stuffed into them. Also known as Chana Puri, this so popular street food is undeniably the most scrummy and tempting you can find around the island. Very much available everywhere… Continue reading Mauritius Best Street Food – Chana Puri