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Discover coffee art at Veranda Resorts
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Discover coffee art at Veranda Resorts!

posted by VR 18th October 2018 0 comments

Mauritius is famous for its dité vanille*. But did you know that the island is also home to an excellent range of coffee blends? To help you discover this slice of Mauritian culture, Veranda Resorts has teamed up with Mauritian roasting experts Les Brûleries de la Fournaise and their Dodo Café brand to offer guests classes in coffee art (that is, the art of creating images on coffee) and an exceptional house coffee blend. Continue Reading

Tea with a dash of powdered milk, a Mauritian ritual
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Tea with a dash of “powdered” milk, a Mauritian ritual

posted by VR 4th May 2018 0 comments

In Mauritius, the legacy of British rule can be seen in everything from the legal system to the Frenglish spoken by the locals. Yet the English custom that has left a lasting mark on the island is… teatime! Over the years, teatime has evolved into a uniquely Mauritian ritual, one that an anglophile might even take exception to! Here, we delve into the details of this delicious local tradition. Continue Reading

L'heure de l'apero a sonne
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When Cocktail Hour Strikes

posted by VR 24th August 2017 0 comments

Nothing gets you in vacation mode faster than a chilled, refreshing cocktail. Veranda Pointe aux Biches, in particular, has mastered the art of crafting the perfect cocktail for each day – it is no coincidence that #MimosaMondays, #TipsyTuesdays, #WineWednesdays, #TequilaThursdays, #FirewaterFridays and #SmashedSaturdays are running trends. Continue Reading

Le top 5 des plats sino-mauriciens
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Top 5 Chinese Mauritian dishes

posted by VR 3rd February 2016 0 comments

Mauritius is a multicultural nation, which welcomed its first wave of Chinese immigrants at the end of the 19th century. Most of them came from the south-eastern part of China, most precisely the province of Guangdong (Canton), bringing along a fine and rich culinary heritage, which has inspired today’s Chinese Mauritian cuisine. Next is our top five list of Chinese Mauritian dishes.
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