July 1, 2022

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Get a wealthy style of Mediterranean and Asian cuisines at this cafe in Mumbai

Nikita Poojari and Narayan Poojari, the proprietors of Shiv Sagar Foods and Vacation resort, and taking care of companions Nikhil Rochlani, Dhaval Udeshi and Pawan Shahri have thrown open the doorways of a welcoming and welcoming position in Just one BKC. Kyma, which signifies ‘wave’ in Greek, guarantees to create a wave in its vicinity with its casual interiors and top quality cuisines drawing synergy among Asian and Mediterranean foods.

Donning a laid-back again vibe is the exterior alfresco expanse with cabanas and a gazebo for outdoor seating with fairy lights and planters reminiscent of wintry European evenings. The lounge spot with a large ceiling splits into a lot of sections as it meanders effortlessly into 1 spacious indoor diner.

The swish couches and light interior lights have been inviting adequate to settle comfortably on the a single with glimpses of tree-lined avenues from the massive bay windows. A nicely-stocked bar beckons drinkers to love spirits and cocktails whipped up to perfection. A personal eating room with a balcony and a sushi bar are the extra pulls in this article.

 Watermelon feta salad with arugula
Tomato truffle soup

The foods is an amalgam of the Orient and Mediterranean — the latter is not just palatable but is deemed to be amongst the healthiest far too. We started off with mouth watering Tomato truffle soup and crisp Watermelon feta salad with arugula, walnut and a drizzle of olive oil.

For appetisers, falafel served with hummus, tahini lemon toum (Lebanese garlic sauce) with sips of a fruity mocktail of mango pulp and mint was comforting. The Captain instructed we consider fiery wonton nachos, which was an okayish dish of a bowlful of wonton and veggies in chilli garlic sauce served with fried nachos. Center Eastern Manakeesh with zataar or Arabic spices dusted on oven smoked veggies with olive and cheese can be experienced with relish throughout any course of the food. Pita with healthy avocado hummus is value a consider for its buttery flavor and freshness.

Pita with avocado hummus

You can rarely escape Asian preparations as they are involved in the menu of most of the eating places. Oriental food lovers will really like Wasabi h2o chestnut edamame, Salmon truffle product cheese and jalapeno sushi, wontons and varied dimsums. We far too obtained drifted to try out Chinese dishes like Honey chilli lotus stem, which consisted of extra-huge sized lotus root chips, smothered in honey, chilli, sweet ’n’ spicy sauce. Kyma exclusive veg tempura of butterfly pea rice encases asparagus tempura and avocado, with crunchy flakes sprinkled on the sushi. Chilli Basil Wok-Tossed Rice was a equilibrium of spices and flavoursome jasmine rice.

Baklava with gulkand ice-cream

As expected of a Mediterranean meals cafe, I was hoping and similarly delighted to come across baklava in the dessert menu. The coupling of crispy filo loaded with pistachio and saffron sugar syrup with scoops of rose petal ice-cream was a rapturous sweet finale!

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Released on: Sunday, December 19, 2021, 08:17 AM IST