The Chef Gordon Ramsay Described as the ‘Antonio Banderas of Cooking’ On Maiden Visit to the Land of His Great-Grandfather

Posted: June 9, 2018 at 10:24 pm   /   Latest News

HE HAS been called the “Antonio Banderas of cooking” by Gordon Ramsay; he has dissed Jamie Oliver for tweeting a paella recipe with chicken and chorizo sausages (an unholy combination for Spaniards who love their national dish); he has held responsible positions in the kitchens of Ferran Adria, Marco Pierre White and Jason Atherton. Omar […]

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DFS Rolls Out Red Carpet for Whisky Connoisseurs at Changi Airport

Posted: June 8, 2018 at 10:25 am   /   Gourmet Traveller

WHENEVER I am at an airport suffering a long layover, I remember the Tom Hanks character in Steven Spielberg‘s bitter-sweet film Terminal, who gets stuck at JFK for nine months after his fictional East European country is de-recognised by the United States following a military coup — he can’t, as a result, be allowed into […]

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Vineet Bhatia All Set To Create Culinary Record by Cooking for Charity at Everest Base Camp

Posted: May 12, 2018 at 11:31 am   /   Latest News

THE CREATOR of Modern Indian Cuisine, Vineet Bhatia, who was most recently in the news for having to shut down his Chelsea restaurant, VBL, on the day it was awarded a Michelin star within a week of opening, is all set to scale those heights of gastronomy that no chef has ever been to before. […]

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Delhi Finally Has A Vegetarian Restaurant It Can Keep Going Back To

Posted: May 10, 2018 at 8:13 pm   /   Dining Out

Restaurant: Kiara Soul Kitchen Address: M-30, M-Block Market, First Floor, Greater Kailash-II Cuisine: Inventive Asian Vegetarian Meal for Two: Rs 2,200/=. Awaiting Liquor Licence. Dial: (011) 4036 7904 Timings: 12:30 PM to 03:30 PM; 07:30 PM to 11:30 PM EazyDiner Link: THE OTHER DAY, as I was listing my go-to ‘North Indian’ (Mughlai/Punjabi) restaurants for […]

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From Pirates to Prank, Inderjeet Singh Banga’s Amazing Journey from Obscurity to Awards

Posted: May 9, 2018 at 12:23 pm   /   Dining Out

WHEN I first met Inderjeet Singh Banga at Prankster in Gurgaon, after much persuasion by nearbuy’s Ajay Singh, a big fan of his successful Pirates of Grill restaurants, I was struck by the ease with which he is able to strike a chord with a stranger. A conversation with him is like a taking a […]

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High on Thai: Zorawar Kalra Smartens Up a Familiar Cuisine and Gifts New Landmark to Mehrauli

Posted: April 27, 2018 at 11:51 am   /   Dining Out

After creating signature brands such as Masala Library, Farzi Cafe and Pa Pa Ya, Zorawar Kalra has dished up another super-hit, Bo Tai, next to Olive Bar & Kitchen in Mehrauli FOR MOST of his life, Zorawar Kalra has lived in the substantial shadow of his father Jiggs Kalra‘s reputation as a food writer and […]

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The Story of Daniel Humm, Chef of the World’s No. 1 Restaurant, Eleven Madison Park, Who’ll Have Delhi Eating Out of His Hands This Weekend

Posted: April 26, 2018 at 11:14 am   /   Dining Out

Daniel Humm, the Michelin three-starred Swiss-American chef who has taken Eleven Madison Park to the top of the World’s 50 Best, will be cooking for American Express Centurion Card owners at The Leela Palace New Delhi this weekend. IT IS the visibly voluptuous global spending power of our millionaires that has been drawing international chefs […]

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Newbie Vegetarian Yuvi Launches Deal-Rich EazyDiner Prime with Amex; Zomato Gold to Feel the Heat

Posted: April 23, 2018 at 11:21 pm   /   Latest News

IN THE BATTLE to make the dining experience easier on the wallet for the growing class of gastronomically mobile Indians, restaurant concierge service EazyDiner, steered by Kapil Chopra, who recently stepped down as president of The Oberoi Group, has set a new benchmark with its Prime offering, which, for the next three months, has been […]

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Raise A Cheer to The Lord of Beer: The Beer Cafe’s Rahul Singh Opens World Cuisine Restaurant, To Venture Into Wine

Posted: March 29, 2018 at 4:26 am   /   Latest News

RAHUL SINGH moved to Gurgaon in 1996 because it was cheaper to buy a house in Millennium City than in Delhi, for Haryana was then a dry state. Little did he know then that, 22 years later, he would be presiding over the country’s first and unsurpassed chain of beer cafes created out of mortgaging […]

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Indian Accent Rises 11 Notches on Asia’s 50 Best, Topped Yet Again by Gaggan, But Is The List Worth Our Attention?

Posted: March 27, 2018 at 4:15 pm   /   Latest News

FOR A much-anticipated list that makes or breaks restaurants, the newest Asia’s 50 Best, released tonight (March 27, 2018) amid the usual grandeur in Macau, which is celebrating 2018 as the Year of Gastronomy, has been completely without any spark of excitement. As Indians, we have a good reason to celebrate — Indian Accent, powered […]

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