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Poha, please

The Inner Wheel Club of Mapuca in association with the Usgaonkar family is hosting the Poha Utsav, a cooking competition on October 19, at 4:30 p.m. at the Bodgeshwar Hall in Mapusa, in memory of late


The competition is open to women above 18 years only. As part of the competition, there will be two categories, namely, the main course/savoury (vegetarian) category and the dessert category. Each participant can prepare only one dish, with the main ingredient being poha.

Participants should carry along with them their own garnish, crockery and cutlery required for presentation and serving. Participants will be given ten minutes to add the finishing touches and present their dishes to the panel of judges. Participants will be adjudged based on the uniqueness of the dish, creativity, presentation and taste. Cash prizes of Rs 5000, Rs 3000 and Rs 2000 will be presented to the first, second and third place winners respectively.

(Those interested in participating may register on or before October 15. Details: 9422740846/9921207436)

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