Hyatt Regency Kolkata Celebrates the Taste of British Curry Festival

Top Quote Michelin star Chef to host this prestigious festival for the first time. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) July 31, 2013 - Kolkata - Hyatt Regency Kolkata plays host to Curry Life Magazine's unique annual festival- The Taste of Britain Curry Festival in Waterside Café from August 23rd to 31st, 2013. The festival will feature signature creations of Michelin Star Chef Dominic Chapman who will be treating the citizens of Kolkata with 70 different delectable curries along with his team of six expert chefs.

    Chef Chapman has 17 years of experience in the culinary industry and has worked with some of the most illustrious restaurants in the UK, including Kensington Place, The Fat Duck and The Hinds Head.

    During his first stint in India, Chef Chapman intends to create gourmet magic that will leave the taste-buds of Kolkattans tingling. His repertoire will include classics and new favourites like British Chicken tikka masala, Lamb chops with plum and coriander sauce and Bengal Lancers shrimp curry.

    Hyatt Regency Kolkata, known to hosting such exquisite and extravagant food festivals inspired by global cuisine and culture. Speaking on the occasion, Ms Britta Leick-Milde, GM Hyatt Regency, Kolkata said "The City of Joy always appreciates and encourages global food festivals. The Taste of Britain Curry Festival promises to be a great opportunity for the food connoisseur to enjoy the best of the British Curries in their own city."

    The spicy taste of Indian curry has evolved to become a British favourite over several centuries. It has been infused with local flavours, and has become a well-loved cuisine in the UK. The flavours of this union of British and Indian culinary culture are celebrated in England through the Curry Festival.

    Now in its tenth year, Curry Life Magazine has been dedicated to showcasing the flavours of this British delicacy of Indian origin by hosting Curry Festivals across various nations. The festival is also a promotion of the skill and creativity of British curry chefs, and a celebration of the amalgamation of two very diverse cultures.

    The capital of the former British Empire is all set to experience the spicy Indian classic with a contemporary British twist.

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    Jhelum Banerjee
    Hyatt Regency Kolkata
    JA-1 Sector III, Salt Lake City
    Kolkata, India, 700 098
    Tel: 09007087429
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    Email: jhelum.banerjee ( @ ) hyatt dot com

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