Mayur Sharma lived, worked, played and backpacked his way across over 65 countries in the past decade, before returning home to the best food in the world. Along with fellow itinerant Rocky Singh, Mayur is the co-anchor of "Jai Hind" and the Indian Telly Award winning cult show "Highway On My Plate" on NDTV Good Times. His first book, co-authored with Rocky, Highway On My Plate – the Guide to Indian Roadside Eating (Random House) was a runaway best seller that beat off competition from 173 countries to win 'Best Celebrity Cookbook" at the 2012 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards in Paris. Mayur enjoys writing about food, travel and current affairs, and his work has appeared in the New York Times (India Ink), FHM, and Food & Nightlife. He is a brand ambassador for India's leading food portal Zomato.com and reviews restaurants across India for them.
Mayur Sharma will speak on Cooking up a Storm: The Secrets of Great Food in Chennai on February 17, 2013 at the Sir Mutha Venkatasubba Rao Concert Hall in Lady Andal School.
Entry is free for all sessions.
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