Nutmeg & Mace – The Granted Spice of War

A few years back, I was based in the Island of Gods, Bali, Indonesia. Apart from the amazing lifestyle, Bali at that time, was experiencing a massive food transformation. Restaurants were mainly focused on locally foraged, harvested ingredients. Out of these ingredients, one specific spice that caught my interest was Nutmeg.  I believe that everyone…

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Pennywort aka Gotu Kola

Recently, I have been researching a lot about Chinese culture, which has an interesting history. As I have done my  research, I came across Pennyworth or Gotu Kola. Here are some of the interesting facts that amazed me. Pennywort is a common name for several different plants with round leaves and a low-growing habitat. Pennywort…

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