Govt should study if feni, urrak cause cancer: Ex Goa CM

Feni is a double-distilled alcohol drawn from the juice of the cashew fruit while urrak is a single-distilled version of the same juice.

Aug 02, 2019, 15:45 PM IST

Good news for 'Feni' lovers! Goa's traditional brew to get 'heritage spirit' tag

The Goa government has decided to amend the four-decade-old excise act to give 'Feni'- a famous traditional brew - a `heritage spirit' tag.

Apr 29, 2016, 09:51 AM IST

Feni now 'heritage spirit of Goa', not country liquor

The Goa government on Wednesday classified 'Feni', a form of spirit produced exclusively in the coastal state, as "Heritage Spirit of Goa".

Mar 16, 2016, 21:11 PM IST

India begins work on bridge linking Bangladeshi ports

India has started preliminary work, including making Detailed Project Report, to build a bridge over Feni river in Tripura to access Bangladeshi ports to carry goods and heavy machineries for the northeast region, an official said on Sunday.

Jul 05, 2015, 19:20 PM IST

Goa`s Feni manufacturing process to be patented

Researchers and producers in the coastal state are now trying to patent the process to manufacture the local brew - feni.

May 21, 2013, 13:49 PM IST

Rival in feni`s backyard - an Indian tequila

Feni, Goa`s own homebred liquor, is in for some competition.

May 01, 2011, 20:34 PM IST

Introducing urrak, feni`s cousin, once removed!

If you think Goa is all about feni, try urrak for a change this summer.

Apr 06, 2011, 14:01 PM IST