‘Punjab Food Festival’ Held In Amritsar: The Place Where Taste Meets The Punjabi Food Junction
Punjab is the Earthy heritage of robust lifestyle, lush green fields, and its rich culinary treasure. Food is a celebration and without a shred of doubt, nobody celebrates food like Punjabis do. If you are looking for a heart filing meal, then Punjabi Cuisine has a lot to offer you. The lip-smacking dishes always leave us behind with the thought of wanting more. Bold textures and hearty ingredients are what make Punjabi cuisine so popular all across the World. So, to tickle the taste buds, there was a food and cultural event “Punjab Food Festival” held in the hub of Punjab, the city of Golden Temple, the land famous for Kulchas, Amritsar.
“Punjab food Festival” was the only and exclusive food festival held in Amritsar, Punjab that showcased the best of International, Punjabi, and other Indian Delicacies. Amritsar being the “Food Capital Of Punjab” was the perfect place for this event. To add more entertainment and fun, there were different musical and cultural performances done by different entertainment groups.
‘Punjab Food Festival‘ was a two-day event held in Gobindgarh Fort, which is located in the heart of the city. The main highlights of the event along with the food were Dr. Pushpesh Pant, Chef Ajay Chopra, and Chef Amrita Raichand. All these people are the well known and established personalities of food Industry. The Food Festival featured food from partnering country Pakistan and Iran while UP, Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh’s flavor was hard not to binge on. The Local Restaurants, best Hotels of the city, Local Chefs, Hotel Management Institutes, Local Dhabas, Other Popular foods from North India and Club Members were also the part of this festival.
Chef Amrita Raichand, famous celebrity chef also visited the ‘Punjab Food Festival’ and enjoyed the mouth-watering delicacies.
Know more about Chef.Amrita Raichand
We had one more Celebrity Chef, Chef Shamira Mapra from Pakistan. She is one of the best celeb chef and food consultants from Karachi. Master of Non-Vegetarian Pakistani Food, Shamira Mapra was at the “Punjab Food Festival” for the catering of the most delicious Pakistani food.
We are bringing “Punjab Food Festival” exclusively on PTC Punjabi for our viewers. The telecasting details are given below:
1) Punjab Food Festival Ep # 01: Saturday 3rd March at 11:30 am
Monday 5th March at 02:00 pm ( R1) & 10:30 pm ( R2)
2) Punjab Food Festival Ep # 02: Sunday 4th March at 11:30 am
Tuesday 6th March at 02:00 pm ( R1) & 10:30 pm ( R2)
After the performances by Sangini Club, there was an interaction session with the celebrity chefs and the local chef from the Amritsar City. Dr. Pushpesh Pant gave a good talk to the audiences during which they interacted for 40 Mins. It was a overwhelming experience for the audience to hear about the food experiences from the chefs. Other celebrity chefs and the local chefs of the city including Chef Ajay Chopra, Hiral Aggarwal, Hossein Nazmi, Shamira Mapra and local chef Sunil Tikoo gave a food talk to the audiences. This session continued for 40 minutes, where all the chefs talked about the food and festival and expressed their excitement about the event. Now, the clock had stuck at 3:30 pm and it was time to relax. People spent their time by either rejuvenating themselves by the dance performances or making themselves comfortable by exploring the premises.
It is 4 pm and it’s time for the second interaction session with Pushpesh Ji, Chef Ajay Chopra and Chef Hiral Aggarwal. At 4:45 pm Chef Ajay Chopra had a live cookery show with the members of Sangini Club.