(Last Updated on : 15/04/2016)
Ranveer Brar is a renowned Indian chef
who has shown his cooking ability in several cookery shows. He is also a host for TV shows, food stylist and was one of the judges of "Masterchef India Season 4". He was the youngest executive chef to have ever worked with a five-star hotel in India. Ranveer Brar is one of the most trending male chefs in India. He has hosted various cookery shows which include "Breakfast Xpress", "Snack Attack", "Homemade", "The Great Indian Rasoi", "Thank God Its Fryday" and "Health Bhi Taste Bhi" on Indian Television
. He was also one of the judges for "MasterChef India Season 4" alongside fellow chefs Sanjeev Kapoor
and Vikas Khanna.
Early Life of Ranveer Brar
Ranveer Brar was born on 8th February, 1978 in Lucknow
. When fairly young, he was inspired by the local kebab vendors in Lucknow to pursue his love of food, and was also a volunteer apprentice to one of them. He has completed his education in culinary arts from the Institute of Hotel Management (IHM) in Lucknow.
Career of Ranveer Brar
After completing his education at IHM, Ranveer Brar began his career at the Taj Mahal Hotel. In 2001, at Fort Aguada Beach Resort in Goa
, he opened "Morisco" a seafood restaurant, "Il Camino" an Italian restaurant and "Fishtail" a small open air barbeque eatery. Back in Delhi
in 2003, he was part of the newly opened Radisson Blu Hotel, Noida
. He also became the youngest Executive Chef of his time in the country at the age of 25.
Ranveer Brar then left for Boston, Massachusetts, United States, where he opened "Banq", a fine Franco-Asian restaurant. "Banq" won numerous awards including the Best New Restaurant in the World by the magazine "Wallpaper".
Following this, he was appointed Corporate Chef for the One World Hospitality Group, one of the oldest restaurant groups in Boston. Back in India, he joined Novotel, Juhu Beach
as the Senior Executive Chef.
TV Shows of Ranveer Brar
"The Great Indian Rasoi"
"Thank God Its Fryday"
"Health Bhi Taste Bhi"
"I Can Do That"
"Master Chef Season 4"
Achievements of Ranveer Brar
Handled banquets at the Rashtrapati Bhawan and at the Prime Ministers residence, plus he cooked for several Hollywood and Bollywood celebrities, both in the US and India.
Appointed Brand Ambassador for SunGold Kiwifruit
Appointed Brand Ambassador for Assocom Institute of Technology and Management
Appointed first-ever Brand Ambassador for Philips India Kitchen Appliances
Appointed Brand Ambassador for Go Cheese India
First Indian Brand Ambassador for Italys Bertolli Olive Oil