ENTRIES CLOSED | The বড় শেফ – Bodo Chef – Kolkata’s biggest cooking competition by Howard Johnson Kolkata
Presenting the Biggest Hunt for Kolkata’s Best Amateur Chef
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Kolkata presents the first edition of “বড় শেফ – The Bodo Chef” Contest in search of the brightest & best amateur chef in the City of Joy.
This search is for the best amongst all those passionate amateur, home cooks who live, eat, breathe, adore & worship food every moment of their lives in the City of Joy. This includes every single one of the “unofficial” chefs of the family, friends’ networks, office groups or for that matter anyone who loves cooking. Do you have the chops to cook up an exciting, rare, unique, exquisite & gob-smackingly delicious authentic Bengali dish for the city ?
Have you got the Chops?
The বড় শেফ – Bodo Chef Contest – What it is
- You send us your favourite Bengali recipe using the Form alongside
- Our expert panel evaluates the entry and if selected, will get in touch with you
- You need to come down to Howard Johnson Kolkata and cook that recipe for us, proving the kitchen rockstar that you are
- The Winner gets the HoJo “বড় শেফ – The Bodo Chef” title, bragging rights, a plaque & certificate, a staycation at Howard Johnson Kolkata (a day’s stay including meals) and the selected dish being part of the menu at Nest Restaurant – Howard Johnson Kolkata, in your name.
Who can participate
All entrants must be Indian citizens and be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of 1 October 2019. There is no upper age limit.
Recipe Selection & Judging
- Submissions will be considered if it is submitted online through this page. All received recipes will be evaluated “blindly” for maximum objectivity.
- 12 Recipes will be selected and the chosen ones would have to come by to Howard Johnson Kolkata and prepare the dish in the hotel kitchen to be evaluated by the panel of judges, led by Executive Chef Totan Sen.
- Recipes will be selected based on Methodology & Originality
- The HoJo Kolkata team will be in constant touch with all the selected participants across all points in The বড় শেফ – Bodo Chef Contest 2019
Submission of Entries & Finals
- Last Date of Submissions of Recipes – 5 November 2019
- The grand winner of The বড় শেফ – Bodo Chef Contest 2019 will be announced on 15 December 2019, across the hotel’s social media channels, hotel website and through personal communication.