Tag: Massimo Bottura

Tyranny of Uniformity Rules World’s 50 Best: In A List That Reeks of European Bias, Massimo Back as No. 1; Gaggan Rises to No. 5; Indian Accent Wallows at 90

Posted: June 20, 2018 at 7:44 pm   /   Latest News

I JUST LOVED the way Eater.com described the World’s 50 Best Restaurants as “a list famous for its historic exclusion of top female chefs; for its bias toward expensive, European-leaning tasting menu venues; and for not requiring judges to pay for their meals”. A bundle of predictability, hyped up by cities trying to draw higher […]

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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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Gaggan Becomes Highest-Ranking Indian Restaurant on World’s 50 Best as Delhi’s Indian Accent Opens Its Account at No. 77 in a List Under Attack from Top Chef

Posted: June 2, 2015 at 8:48 am   /   World's 50 Best

GAGGAN ANAND’s eponymous restaurant in Bangkok has scaled up to the No. 10 spot of the much-awaited World’s 50 Best Restaurants list for 2015, making it the highest-ranking Indian establishment in the history of the culinary world’s equivalent of the Oscars. The coveted list, which was unveiled at a glittering ceremony at the Guildhall, London, […]

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