Mia Cucina To Open In Powai
• Mia Cucina, the Italian restaurant with outposts in Bandra and Andheri, will open in Powai on Monday, July 2. The menu of salads, pizzas, pastas and mains, will be the same as the ones at the Bandra and Andheri restaurants. The new outpost will offer a new sandwich and tea menu and a larger selection of imported wines. Daily, noon to midnight. G3, Transocean House, Lake Boulevard Street, Hiranandani Business Park, Powai. Tel: 6709 4000.
• Juhu has a new frozen yoghurt store called Smooch. The store offers a rotating selection of over 100 fro-yo flavours such as acai pomegranate; amaretto; Belgium hazelnut; blueberry; bubblegum; Canadian maple nut; coffee espresso; pumpkin pie; English toffee; and creme brulee. The current selection is made up of original, strawberry, chocolate, mango ginger, carrot cheesecake and custard flavours. In addition to frozen yoghurt, the store also sells smoothies. Daily, 11am to midnight. Shop No.2, Sagarika Building, opposite the Ramada Plaza Palm Grove, Juhu Tara Road, Juhu. Tel: 2614 4481.
• Trikaya, the South East Asian restaurant in Andheri, will conduct a dim sum workshop on Thursday, June 28, at 11am. Chef Nilesh Limaye will demonstrate how to stuff, mould and steam dim sum like prawn har gow, vegetable shumai and chicken supreme. The workshop is priced at Rs1,000 per person (excluding taxes but including the price of lunch). 6/11 Meera Apartments, Juhu Versova Link Road, Seven Bungalows, near Urban Tadka restaurant, Andheri (West). Tel: 6502 1389. To register, call 98206 25732.
• Foodhall, the gourmet store at Palladium in Lower Parel, will host a Mexican cooking demonstration on Wednesday, June 27, at 2pm. Vikas Seth, the chef at Sancho’s, the Mexican restaurant in Bandra, will prepare guacamole; roasted tomato salsa with tortillas; corn, zucchini and jalapeno chimichangas; habanero Tequila cottage cheese; and Mexican rice with lettuce salad. The workshop is priced at Rs1,000 per person. Palladium, Third Floor, next to Manchester United Cafe, Phoenix Mills, Lower Parel. Tel: 3026 4578. To register, call 93246 18230.Tags: Foodhall, Mia Cucina, Restaurants, Sancho's, Smooch, Trikaya