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by boltfromheaven
Wed Sep 09, 2009 12:30 pm
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: How to find a good lawyer?
Replies: 7
Views: 2172

Re: How to find a good lawyer?

This squirrel and cow stuff is all very fine, but does anyone know a good lawyer? I too would be interested in one.
by boltfromheaven
Mon Dec 31, 2007 3:50 pm
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: Naan Bread - Santa Maria
Replies: 11
Views: 3479

naan bread

The best bet for Naan bread outside of the restaurants are the Indian/African shops in Hakaniemi in Helsinki. In their frozen sections, you will usually find packets of frozen cooked naans. They are the closest you can get to the real thing. I totally agree about SantaMaria. Absolute rubbish, everyt...
by boltfromheaven
Mon Dec 31, 2007 9:10 am
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: Indian Restaurants in Helsinki / Espoo area
Replies: 81
Views: 30910

T"he UK has an 'Indian tradition' for almost 3 centurie

Yes, the British have been in India for 3 centuries, but the first Indian restaurant in the UK opened in London during the latter part of the 19th century (Veeraswamy's or something similar). It was run by an ex-army officer whose clientale was largely ex-Indian Army or ex Indian Civil Service. And ...
by boltfromheaven
Fri Dec 28, 2007 5:04 pm
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: Indian Restaurants in Helsinki / Espoo area
Replies: 81
Views: 30910

Indian restaurant in Helsinki

I feel I have to correct a general impression that is being passed on to Finns by persons from Britain and anglophile finns. Somehow no restaurant in Finland calling itself an Indian restaurant can come close to some two-bit ex-pub or ex-church-now-an-Indian-restaurant-in-its-fifth-avatar in the UK....