Savouring Fish is going to be a delight this festive season

Savouring Fish is going to be a delight this festive season

– Celebrate Durga Puja with tantalizing fish freshly caught by Pescafresh –

Mumbai, 10th September, 2014: Fish is loved and consumed by various cultures. The cultures and festivals of India are the way of life of the people of India. India’s languages, religions, dance, music, architecture, food, and customs differ from place to place within the country. The Indian culture often labeled as an amalgamation of several cultures, spans across the Indian subcontinent and has been influenced by a history that is several millennia old.Many elements of India’s diverse cultures, such as Indian religions, yoga, and Indian cuisine, have had a profound impact across the world. Amongst these diverse festivals Durga Puja plays an imperative role in fish consumption. And who other than Pescafresh would be the right choice for fish consumption.

Fish is considered a great supplement of nutrients among all the meat items. It is rich in protein and low in fat supplements. It helps to provide sufficient amount of all amino acids. Fish oil is rich in vitamin D. It is of less saturated on diet. And with Pescafresh, one is guaranteed to have fresh catch, cut, cleaned delivered in a world class packaging right to your doorstep.

One of the most popular festivals for fish consumption is Durga Puja. The autumnal festival is celebrated mostly among Bengalis for over five days. The festive season is enjoyed by making various fish delicacies like DOI MAACH or fish cooked with yogurt/dahi, hilsa, ilishpaturi, doiilish, shorsheilish, bhajailish, ilishmacherchanchra and bhapailish among others. Navami is considered an occasion by many Bengalis for satisfying their eternal love for fish. This trend is especially followed by the well-off among those organizing the puja at home, who treat their friends and relatives on this day.

You will see a string of Pescafresh patrons including many known celebrities pledging their love for fish who have been ordering with Pescafresh for years now. The yesteryear heartthrobs like Neetu and Rishi Kapoor, beautiful actress Sonali Bendre have been ordering fresh fish from Pescafresh and vouch on the quality and service. Amongst other ardent fans of Pescafresh are ace TV celebrity couple Manasi and Rohit Roy. According to them- “Pescafresh always have good fresh seafood, which is cleaned well & sent in nice thermocole boxes on a bed of ice! Perfect for someone like me who wants to eat good seafood but does not know how to pick & choose fresh stuff from the fish market & then bargain with the macchiwali as well!”

Did you know?

– During Ganesh Chaturthi, Lord Ganesha is offered rice or fish in certain coastal areas of Maharashtra such as Malwan, Alibag and Ratnagiri. These areas are non agricultural areas where no farming is possible.

– The feast during Onam is served on plantain leaves and consists of about 26 dishes. Onam is largely a vegetarian feast however in certain areas of Kerala consume non-vegetarian dishes as an add on to the spread. The popular fish dishes relished during Onam are Allepey Fish curry which is a famous spicy fish recipe, Kerela Fish curry, fish molly and malabari fish curry among others.


This festive season one does not need to go out hunting in the market for their favourite fish as with Pescafresh, fresh fish with best of the packaging delivered to your doorstep, is just a phone call away. One can avail offers for the festive season on 022-66669999 for quick home delivery.

For more information please contact:


Pourushasp Mehta/ Priyanka Shah/MadhaviMhatre

9820664262/9819616117/ 9867841985

Rajendra Ganotra is the Editor of Spicy Stars Mumbai

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