Christmas is celebrated by nearly all, goodwill and merriment abound in this season. If you want the yummiest, traditional Christmas delicacies (and missed Bandra Gym’s Christmas Bazar) we have carefully curated Mumbai’s best Christmas delicacies from home bakers and chefs – all passionate about serving up good food, many of them following age old recipes, handed down through generations.
No such list is really very exhaustive and there are several more people and outlets from where you can source the goodies. But this is an insider’s list of the best East Indian Christmas sweets, mulled wines, sausages and meats to make your Christmas merrier. Home chefs and home bakers rock in terms of the taste and range of their offering.
Rush to place your orders:
Christmas cakes – heavy fruit, or with marzipan and fondant icing. Already fully booked up till Christmas, rush your new year orders to her now.
Call her on 9820971794
Lots of traditional Christmas sweets but I’m crushing on her Milk Cream, Marzipan and Kulkuls. She is equally famous for her Devil Chicken.
Call on 9769340483 or 022 26416189
Christmas sweets galore including Guava Cheese, Toffee and Fudge which I love.
Call on 98218 77668 or 022 26427888
Mav’s Cakes and Bakes
This Bandra Bake Shop has a special Christmas menu offering traditional sweets, Gingerbread men, roasts including Leg of Ham and lots more. My favourite though is her Mulled Wine Jelly Sweets and if you ask nicely maybe you can snag a bottle or two of Mulled Wine! (not on menu so keep your fingers crossed)
Call on 9819873959
Her festive Chocolates come highly recommended. Want to gift someone? Treat yourself? Head here.
Call on 9920375444
Bawi Bride Kitchen
Christmas Pudding – everything and more you want in a heavenly, aromatic, delicious and high-spirited Christmas pudding (I’m ordering this sinful delight)
Order on 9819285720 / 9820929658
He is renowned for his BBQ Pulled Pork (I’m getting some). He has a Whole Stuffed Chicken as well as yummy sides and gravies.
Call 8879810224 for orders
Renowned for her outstanding Vindaloo and Tongue.
Call on 022 26453766
For the amazing Sorpotel.
Call on 022 26550964
The Tongue is legendary.
Order on 9082341402 / 9820742692
Feel like a Pigling? Or Home-made Sausages. Dallas’ delicacies are much in demand for large family gatherings, celebrations and when you have friends over.
Order on 9833127556 / 02226051395
Tara Bose Kapur is a foodie, a foodie and a foodie. When she’s not discussing food, she’s possibly talking about food. But there’s loads (or loaves) more that she does in life. Like being a communications consultant to the rich, famous and needy, and advising some of the hottest brands in the world in PR. And she runs a chhota bakery in Bandra that makes some yum (and sinful) stuff. For Xyngr, Tara Bose Kapur reviews eatspots around town. Xyngr reviews anonymously and pays for its meals.