Things-To-Do: 10 Course Meals and Beer Bellies
Choose from a travelling music festival, a TED event, a Beer Belly evening, a one-day trek and more from this week’s listing. A special note to Thai cuisine lovers, check our InOnIt Guide to know where you can get some of the best Thai food in Mumbai. Happy weekend!
Events and Shows
1st and 2nd December- The second edition of Citi-NCPA’s travelling fest Aadi Anant is scheduled to take place in Mumbai on 1st and 2nd December 2012. Catch the performance by Zakir Hussain with Aditya Kalyanpur and Navin Sharma on 1st December and Ajoy Chakrabarty and Kaushiki Chakrabarty on 2nd December at Tata Theatre.
2nd December – 22 speakers from 15 countries will share their innovations in Mumbai with the 3rd edition of TEDxGateway in Mumbai. An independently organised TED event, it aims at bringing together the global innovators, who will share their ideas on a common platform. The speakers comprising explorers, storytellers, photographers, scientific pioneers, visionaries and provocateurs, will come to Jamshed Bhabha Theatre this Sunday to share their stories from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm.
Food and Nightlife
2nd December – Spend your Sundays at Escobar with Beer Belly evenings starting from 4:00 pm. Apart from the Beer Bucket and Cocktail Bucket on offer, a special menu has been crafted that features appetizers such as Bruschetta Pommodoro, Crispy Avocado Hosomaki, Smoked Salmon Olivette, Char Grilled Chicken Supreme and the tapas bar’s signature thin crust pizzas. Reservation is required by calling on 022 42760000. Beer Belly Sundays would be held every week, starting from 2nd December 2012.
8th December – Join Chef Alex Sanchez for a masterclass at The Table on 8th December 2012. Spend a foodie afternoon with the award winning chef, as he prepares three new dishes from the menu. The class is scheduled next weekend but requires prior registration. It is priced at Rs. 1,500 per person and will take place between 4:00 and 6:30 pm. To register, send an e-mail to email@example.com or call 022 22825000.
Till 13th December – LPQ has introduced a ten-course Tasting Menu that will have smaller portions of servings on offer for its patrons until Thursday, 13th December 2012. The vegetarian menu is priced at Rs. 700 and the non-vegetarian one is priced at Rs. 800. The limited edition menu will give patrons a chance to indulge in a wider selection of dishes. The charge is exclusive of beverages and taxes. The menu will be available at LPQ’s Colaba and Bandra outlets.
1st December – With the cold winds setting in, trek to the Sahyadri hills and camp at this popular destination with Life Away From Life. Sleep in tents, cook food, trek to fort Sudhagad and camp for the night on 1st December 2012. For additional details, visit their website.
Learn the basics of scuba diving at Orca Dive Club, where you can complete two modules of the ‘PADI’ open-water course. The lessons will take place every weekend at the club in Worli. To register, either call on 022 24928175 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fashion brand AND unveils its 2nd edition of its Special Limited Edition Dress Fest that comprises glittering sequin dresses, apparel in shades of emerald green and enchanting inkpot blue and more. The collection will be exclusively available at AND stores from 30th November to 2nd December. Price range starts from Rs. 1,999.