Amla is anything but an aam entity. It is a special berry packed with all things good. (Want more? Look it up.) But most importantly, the humble berry shares its name with us. Goosebumps … Gooseberry … get the drift?
Can you guess, which country is the highest producer of Guavas in the world? I-N-D-I-A. And we truly apologise to include it so late in our spread. Though the origin of Guavas is uncertain, a quick search online points at southern Mexico – hundreds of miles away from India. How did they reach here? Munch a few chunks and you might get the answer.
Dear Tomatoes, Being the first in the vegetable family to have made it to the Aftermeals is a feat. Ditching my pals at raita, running for my life from the wood fires at pizza outlets and escaping chills at frozen tomato factories was tough. But today, it is all worth it. I hope you are proud of me. Yours truly, The Cherry Tomato – PS.: Contains Garlic