Have you been staying away from your hometown for long? Then let me ask you a question – what do you miss the most, apart from your family? My answer to that question is local food. The toughest part of settling miles away from your hometown is not having access to the local iconic foods that you have grown up on. I have been staying away from Kolkata for 9 years now and I still can’t digest the fact that I can’t go out in the street and find a ‘phuchkawala’ (panipuri seller) at the corner of the street!
No sweet shop, no snack shop which sells local snacks – it makes you think what if I could get some snack from the local shop back in my hometown? Yeah what if? But I guess times are changing and in this age of online shopping everything is possible….