Month: August 2009

The Sweetest Paanwalla in Delhi

August 18, 2009–CN Traveler, Daily Traveler

Masood Ahmed’s paan stall is just like any other you’ll find dotting the streets of India: shelves of cigarettes behind, packets of paan masala dangling overhead, and in front, a pile of large, green betel leaves. It just so happens that Masood Ahmed makes what is, as far as I’m concerned, the best paan in Delhi (Paan Bandar, 268-B Basti Nizamuddin, on the street leading from Mathura Road to the Dargah). (more…)