The International Institute of Hotel Management, held the City Semi Final Round of ‘Young Chef India Schools’ in association with NDTV Good Times on 28thMarch 2017. Eight students of Class XII after qualifying the preliminary round were selected for the Semi-final round.
- Anirudh Chawla- XII B
- Mohita Nerurkar- XII B
- Aryaka Sharma- XII A
- Karan Butola- XII C
- Akshat Jain- XIIB
- Muskan Haq- XII C
Each participant prepared a one course Indian meal from different regions of India in one hour.Their dishes were judged by Chef Vivek Sagar of Indian Culinary Forum and Chef Ali Naqvi, Executive Sous Chef, Hotel Radisson Blu, Dwarka. Students received Certificates and a memento for their participation in the competition.
ZONAL FINAL, TOP 30 OF YOUNG CHEF,INDIA SCHOOLS, NDTV Good Times,2017.
Anirudh Chawla (XII B), Aryaka Sharma (XII A), Mohita Nerurkar (XII B) and Karan Butola (XII C) were selected among the Top Thirty in the North Zone Final Round after competing with around 200 shortlisted students from Delhi, Chandigarh, Amritsar and Dehradun. They were given one hour to prepare two portions of main course with two accompaniments.
This round was judged by Chef Vivek Sagar – Indian Culinary Forum, Chef Nishant Chaubey – Corporate Chef, Roseate House, Aerocity, Chef Amit Sharma, Sous Chef, Hotel Shangri-La, New Delhi, Chef Vaibhav Bhargava, Exec. Sous Chef, ITC Sheraton, Saket, New Delhi,Chef Ali Naqvi, Exec Sous Chef, Hotel Radisson Blu, Dwarka, New Delhi, Chef Virendra, Exec. Sous Chef, Le Meridien, New Delhi. The event was covered by NDTV Good Times.
TOP TEN ZONAL ROUND
Mohita Nerurkar (XII B) was selected among the Top Ten student chefs from the North Zone. She made two similar plates of main course and two accompaniments.This round wasjudged by Celebrity Chef Kunal. Although Mohita did not make it to the National Finals, her hard work and talent was much appreciated. She received the Young Chef Apron, Cap and a Certificate.
All these rounds of competition were recorded by NDTV GoodTimes and will be aired on TV in the month of May 2017.