Over the years I have found it quite challenging to find uncommon cooking ingredients, baking essentials in Nashik. Frequent trips to Mumbai, especially Crawford market /Hypercity and the likes were the norm for me 2 years back. I still love going to Crawford market (I call it the foodie paradise) but the trips have become infrequent. The availability of these ingredients and baking essentials in Nashik is improving rapidly. I have found some of the best ingredients and equipments in some of the most unexpected places.
‘My Nashik’ is an attempt to share these finds for the benefit of other interested foodie Nashikites.
I will keep on updating the information as and when I get more information. Nashikites your inputs through the comments section to ‘My Nashik’ are welcome; any information related to cooking/baking ingredients equipments is welcome.
Mandalik Pride, Behind Nerlikar Hospital, Gangapur Road, Nashik – 422002
Apart from the regular groceries -Morde chocolate, chocolate strands, pastas,rice noodles, rice paper rolls,dry herbs, herb mixes, tinned fruits including blackberry and blueberries in syrup, Feta , Philly cheese , cheddar, icing sugar, demerara sugar, Marshmallows,olive oil, Prunes, canned olives, Pickled Jalapeños, Sundried Tomatoes in oil, Pancake syrups, dark chocolate chips
Also you can find some basic baking pans, Silicone muffin cups/pans, spatula, Measuring cups, spoons (the plastic ones), balloon whisk, skewers, sizzler plates
N.V. Plaza, Tidke Colony, Chandak Circle
Nashik – 422002
Phone - +91 253 2317501, 2316322/23/24/25
Mobile no : +91 9890504179
Mail - firstname.lastname@example.org
Apart from the regular dryfruits they also have Pine nuts, Hazelnuts, Macadamia nuts, Pecans, Flaked Almons, Flaked Pistachios ,Lindt and variety of chocolates, tinned fruits including blackberry and blueberries in syrup, chocolate coated cashews and raisins, Prunes, Olive Oil, bottles olives, Colored sprinkles (Edible confetti), Dried berries, Morde Chocolate, Pickled Jalapenos, Sundried Tomatoes in oil, Coconut Cream
Megamore Hypermarket, Pinnacle Mall
Olive oil, Canola Oil,Flaxseed oil,Demerara Sugar,organic cumene powder, organic jaggery,Demerara Sugar
Their inhouse bakery has fabulous breads, burger buns,Hotdog rolls, soupsticks, breadcrumbs etc.
Their vegetable section also has Avocado, Zucchini, Babycorn, Zucchini, Lettuce, Broccoli etc..
Meena Chemicals Corporation
460, Raviwar Peth, Raviwar Peth, Nashik, Maharashtra 422001
Phone :0253 257 4530
Don’t get fooled by the name! This is a paradise for bakers, especially beginners .It is such a tiny little shop that if you are not careful you might miss this. It is located on one of the busiest streets in the older part of the city but a trip here is worth. Cake pans,tins,cookie cutters,butter paper,piping bags,tips, gels, liquid colours,cake boards,simple plastic cake turntable, cake boxes, confetti, Silver balls,chocolates, spatula,cream horns,icecream cones, measuring spoons and cups and many many more such things
The only caution here I would suggest is the store owner is not a very friendly person. Make a list of things you need in advance and then go and ask him for it instead of depending on him to show you what he has!
Kanti Tea Depot
Bohar Patti, Raviwar Peth, Raviwar Peth, Nashik, Maharashtra 422001
Phone :0253 250 4348
This is basically a tea depot but you will find whipping cream (non-diary), silicone moulds, good quality chocolate, piping bags, tips, cake boards,cake boxes, liquid colours etc..
I would suggest you call up the store to enquire the requirement and then go to save heartbreak :)
Organic pasta, pickles, jams, spreads, flours, brownsugar
Exotic vegetable Vendor Akashwani market
Vishal Dande: 9273989609
Babycorn, Broccoli, Lettuce ( I also found Lollo Rossa or Red Lettuce), cherry Tomatoes, Red Cabbage, Bok Choy, Celery, Basil, parsley, sometimes Avocados
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