FOOD-OLOGY’S FUN-FILLED AVATAR
Hindustan Times Palate Fest is back with impressive musical acts, masterclasses by chefs, and more
The days of revelling with food and great music are back with Hindustan Times Palate Fest 2018. From being a picnic in the park, this event has graduated to become one of the mostawaited events for gourmands and music enthusiasts in the Capital. And, with the onset of winter festivities, it’s time to welcome the festival once again!
This edition promises to be bigger and better with the theme Healthy Binging. Watch out for cuisines from the world over, to be served at about 80 stalls to be set up in Nehru Park.
In the last edition, actor Shilpa Shetty Kundra had shared her love for Delhi’s famed fluffy rasgullas. This year, the popular Stars in the City segment will have actor Taapsee Pannu make her debut at the Palate Fest. Known for films such as Baby (2015), Pink (2016), Judwaa 2 (2017), and Soorma, the Delhiborn actor will share some fitness mantras as well as indulge in an engaging conversation.
Pop artists such as Daler Mehndi, Jasmine Sandlas, and Tulsi Kumar will take to the main stage with their hit numbers. DJ Sumit Sethi and DJ NYK will also be there to make you shake a leg. Want more music? Look forward to a performance by Tarkash band.
Making this experience a wholesome one will be a Demo Zone, which will have masterclasses by popular chefs Harpal Singh Sokhi, Gautam Chaudhry, Sabyasachi Gorai, Dr Aditi Govitrikar, and Nishant Choubey. Cooking enthusiasts can avail this golden chance to learn from the best in the field.
Live counters at food stalls near main stage offer lip-smacking delicaciesPHOTO: AMAL KS /HT Popular artists and bands transported the visitors into a musical trans at the last edition of the fest Actor Taapsee Pannu (inset) will be present at Palate Fest this time. Actor Shilpa Shetty Kundra (right) was present in the last edition A dish prepared at the Demo Zone. Left: Youngsters pose at an installation at the entry of Palate Fest PHOTO: MANOJ VERMA/HT Holding yourself from cheering becomes difficult when so many celebs come together on one stage PHOTOS: HTBS