The North East Indian staple has travelled a long way off its place of origin. Momos have caught the fancy of Chennai food lovers. The steamed dumplings filled with chicken or veggies served along with a spicy dip have become of royal favourite evening snack. Kapao Dos, a casual dining café in Ethiraj Salai, Egmore is all set to bring in the first-of-its-kind momo festival, Momomia to Chennai from December 15 to 17. You can savour a large variety of chef’s specially crafted momos or get them customized according to your taste. Think of the craziest and yummiest momo options and you will find it all at this festival.
Check out the eclectic momo list:
Momos with Tandoori paneer or chicken filling and marinated in tandoori masala served with a spicy kachumber of cucumber, tomato, onion and pepper on crisp papdis topped with yogurt, chilly and mint chutney
Cheese Burst momos (Cheesy Chow)
A cheesy extravaganza of fried (veg/cheesy chicken) momos lathered with gooey cheese sauce and topped with home made salsa and nachos.
Spicy Barbeque momos
Fried chicken/vegetable momos tossed in a spicy Korea barbecue sauce, served on a bed of crispy noodles and topped with crunchy peanuts, fried garlic and spring onions.
Mo Pho momos
Steamed vegetable/chicken momos served in a flavourful broth of noodles and veggies served with fried garlic, spring onions and chilli sauce
Fried Banana-Nutella wontons topped with chocolate sauce and served with Vanilla ice-cream
Fried Fudgy Brownie wontons topped with Oreo and served with Vanilla ice-cream
In addition, you can customize vegetable or chicken or chicken tikka momos according to your favourite form of preparation -steamed, fried or schezwan stir fry style. They will be served with specially prepared dips, sauces and chutneys.
So, what are you waiting for! We will be heading to Momomia this weekend, for sure.
Festival Dates : 15th, 16th and 17th December 2017
Timings: 11 am to 10 pm
Location: Kapao Dos, 32A, Wellington Estate (Milky Way Complex) Ethiraj Salai, Egmore