All Dinner

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    Coco Veranda (Ward Place)

    It’s certainly an achievement for a restaurant/café to survive for a decade in quite a saturated café culture that is present in Colombo. It’s certainly harder when you are a homegrown brand and not a part of a larger chain. Last year post-Easter and this year with the pandemic has Read more [...]

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    Li’s Culinary Kitchen

    A few weeks back a friend forwarded us a flyer about authentic Chinese dumplings and we got super excited. So excited that we placed an order immediately just to check if it was too good to be true, especially considering the price that was listed on the flyer. We were Read more [...]

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    Black Pork Matters

    Instagram, Facebook and YouTube were all buzzing with a story about a young couple dishing out some of the best “Kalu Pol Pork” with Roast Paan out of the trunk of their car and naturally we had to find out what all the hype was about.   Calling themselves “Black Read more [...]

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    Badhuma

    If there is one thing that we all need for our traditional plate of rice n curry, it’s a crunchy, spicy and oh so tasty rice puller. And we’re not talking just about a Pappadam and a few Fried Chillis but a real rice n curry comes complete with rice Read more [...]

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    Whistling Hog Smokehouse

    Man’s relationship with burnt and smoked meat dates back to prehistoric times and is perhaps once of the oldest forms of food preparation still in use today. Now every country has different ways of doing barbeque and grills on open fires and using hot charcoal buried underground etc. Here in Read more [...]

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    “Nai Miris” by Islandmom

    Sri Lankans have a strange relationship with spices. Some may even call it an obsession or an addiction. For us it’s a good kind of addiction and we love finding people who share our passion.   Since of late Sri Lankans have a newfound love for “Nai Miris” or Bird’s Read more [...]

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    Spice Blend

    Throughout history Sri Lanka has been known for producing some of the best spices in the world.  In fact there are records that King Solomon was gifted Cinnamon from Sri Lanka and that many Arab traders visited our paradise island for this very reason.   The perfect blend of a Read more [...]

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    Hunger Strike

    sriWhen you come from a “fruit salad” family like mine that has its roots in Dutch Burgher and Sri Lankan Malay cultures you get to enjoy so much in terms of food. My mother’s side which is the Dutch Burgher heritage have some favourite recipes and on the top of Read more [...]

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    Ivy Lane Colombo   

    Sri Lanka is such an experience when it comes to food. Every day you keep discovering something new and this tiny island of ours never fails to deliver on surprising us. We recently came across a post on Instagram advertising Kidu Rice delivered to your doorstep. Now the image in Read more [...]

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    Pelwatte Dairy Ice-Cream

    The heat is totally on these days in Colombo and what better way to beat it than with a scoop (or two!) of your favourite ice-cream. The choices are endless when it comes to brands that are available at your local supermarket and each one has its unique set of Read more [...]

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