Indian television’s clutter breaking show, Master Chef India Season 2, is all set to hit television screens starting tomorrow. Hosted and judged by renowned Chef Vikas Khanna, this brand new season aims to take viewers on a never-seen-before gastronomical journey & bring a change in the way India perceives, cooks & presents food as Vikas Khanna’s gastronomic philosophy is delivering innovative and luxurious meals, laying special emphasis on ingredients, taste, flavours and textures, which have won many hearts across the globe.
Vikas started his own catering business, Lawrence Gardens, at the age of 17 and the business is still thriving today. Vikas is the Executive Chef of the highly regarded Junoon Restaurant, a multi-million dollar project written about widely by the New York press. He has also authored several books including The Spice Story of India, Modern Indian Cooking and his latest Flavors First that released on Aug 15th 2011. Vikas, also is the creator of The Holy Kitchens, a series of documentary films that explore sharing food in different faiths. This year in July, Vikas cooked a Saatvik meal for the Dharmic Seva Conference for Hindu American Seva Charities at the White House. Amongst many prestigious awards, Chef Vikas has been awarded “2011 New York Rising Star Chefs” award by Star Chefs for his dedication to the Indian Cuisine and global culinary awareness.
Vikas will start his journey as a judge on MasterChef India 2 soon alongside Chef Ajay Chopra and Chef Kunal Kapoor, our resident chefs from the first season. Besides these three connoisseurs, MasterChef India 2 will be replete with multiple celebrity guests and aspirational and glamorous offsite locations.
The aspiring MasterChefs better gear up to cook something divine to appease those trained taste buds!
Don’t forget to catch Master Chef India Season 2 tomorrow (22.10.2011) on Star Plus at 9 PM