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Meet SomruS, The Indian Liqueur You Didn’t Know You Loved – Food and Wine

Thank you Carey and John of Food and Wine for including us in your liquor cabinet! From the article: If we’re honest, we didn’t know the world needed an Indian-inspired cream liqueur. But now that we’ve tasted it, we’re dedicated fans. Imagine a liqueur in the model of Bailey’s, but...
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SomruS - Best Teas for a Cold
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The Best Teas for a Cold

Winter weather is finally upon us, and while it brings family and friends together over the holidays, it’s also a wonderful time for catching the common cold. It’s well-documented at this point that there is no cure for the common cold, but remedies? There are thousands across every culture on...
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Indian Drinks in Time for Diwali – USA Today

SomruS is honored to have received a mention in the USA Today article as an Indian spirit to try, just in time for the upcoming Diwali festival of lights! From the article: SomruS is India’s top cream liqueur, laying claim to being the country’s very...
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Tea History in America and The Accidental Invention of the Tea Bag

From China to India and England, we’ve talked a lot about the history of tea from around the world, but we haven’t spent much time discussing tea in America. Sure, it was a massive point of contention and MIGHT have helped to spark the Revolutionary War...
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Mayor Rahm Emanuel wagers a bottle of SomruS with San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

As part of the opening series of the MLB playoffs, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee decided to wager a variety of products from local companies to whoever’s team wins the series. It just so happens that one of those products for the Chicago side of the...
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1871 announces SomruS Board Member Jai Shekhawat will be named the 2016 entrepreneurial champion at the ninth annual momentum awards

Successful entrepreneur, mentor, and civic-leader will be honored; Sold Fieldglass to SAP in 2015 in one of Chicago’s largest tech exits; Sits on numerous boards and advises dozens of companies in Chicago 1871 and the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center announced Tuesday they will honor Jai Shekhawat,...
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The Chicago Guide to seeing Bollywood Movies

At Sompriya, we’re big fans of Bollywood movies—both on the small and big screen. One thing we are not fans of, however, is having to dig around the internet to find out what’s currently playing in theaters, or what movies are streaming on services like Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu. This is why...
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Brew Up a Little Ceremony: Tea Ceremonies From Around The World

Millions of Americans brew a pot of coffee every morning to get the day started. There’s no ceremony to it—it’s just a tool for caffeine delivery. And that’s okay. We’ve done it too. But there’s something different about tea. There’s a ritual to brewing the perfect cup of tea—sure, not...
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SomruS – Now Available on Sri Lankan Airlines

SomruS is pleased to announce that we will now be available on Sri Lankan Airlines flights both in-flight duty free and in airport VIP lounges. It is such an honor to have partnered with such a prestigious airline like Sri Lankan Airlines, especially considering the original idea for SomruS came on an international...
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