Submitted by Calcutta Music on Mon, 02/13/2012 - 21:44.
Emmy-nominated television host, Actress, Model and Cookbook Author Padma Lakshmi
York, NY, February 13th, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) After a
tremendously successful event in 2011, the Varli Food Festival returns
for a second year with Emmy-nominated television host Padma Lakshmi,
according to a press release.
Varli magazine brings another
gathering of the Masters of Indian Cuisine on April 4th and 5th at the
2nd annual Varli Food Festival and Varli Cook Off in New York City. The
Metropolitan Pavilion located in the heart of Manhattan will open its
door to the exquisite flavors of India featuring over 60 fine Indian
restaurants and 20 Award Winning Celebrity Chefs, from US, Canada, UK
and India. “I’m really excited to introduce festival guests to the
vibrancy and diversity of Indian cuisine” notes Varli Singh, founder and
publisher of the popular Indian food magazine, Varli.A new introduction
by the Varli Magazine is a Live Cooking competition between aspiring
chefs at the first Varli Cook Off. Esteemed Chefs Kunal Kapur, Prasad
Chirnomula, and restaurateur Rajesh Bhardwaj, will be joined by
internationally acclaimed Master Chef Sanjeev Kapoor, to be the official
judges of the Varli Cook Off. Contestants will compete for the title of
Varli Star Chef. The Varli Cook Off will be held on April 4th, one day
prior to the Varli Food Festival.