Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Friday released a coffee table book on the 50 best dishes and recipes of Andhra Pradesh, a marketing initiative of The Hindu in association the Andhra Pradesh Tourism Department. Mr. Naidu appreciated the effort that has gone into the series of cookery contests in the 13 districts and the grand finale in Vijayawada on Wednesday.
He wanted The Hindu and the Tourism Department to collaborate in promoting tourism spots, art and crafts and dance traditions of Andhra Pradesh.
Parkala Prabhakar, Adviser, Communications, Government of Andhra Pradesh was present. A hard cover, the 115 pages of the coffee table book, “50 Reasons Why the World Will Remember AP Forever”, is a visual documentation of an amazing array of Andhra cuisine that comes in categories of snacks, main course, accompaniments and desserts.