As part of their Chefography series, Crowne Plaza celebrates the flavours of Rampuri with chef Mujeeb-ur-Rehman.
At The Courtly Cuisine festival, kebab lovers can enjoy sambhal ka sheekh, shami kebab and kathal ke kebab, besides the mirchi ka halwa. Till September 11.
Lavazza has launched its first training centre in the country, in Guindy. With four fully-functional coffee stations—with professional espresso machines for practical training—it seeks to familiarise baristas with the Italian coffee culture. Free workshops for coffee roasting and seminars are also being offered. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you live in Nungambakkam and love Swensen’s desserts, you will be happy to know that the chain has opened a new outlet in your locality. It stocks all of the brand’s popular frozen products like sundaes, parfaits, shakes and ice cream. At around Rs 200 for two. Details: swensens.com
Mastering prawn thokku
Have you always wanted to come up with the perfect prawn thokku? You can give it a shot at Food Consulate’s upcoming workshop. Asma Zeenath will demonstrate how to cook dishes like crab masala, fish tikka and fish kulambu. On September 15. Register for 2,500. Details: 42630001
Gear up for the Organic Garden Festival to be held at the VGP Golden Beach Resort. Over 100 stalls will stock organic items like pulses, millets, hand-pounded rice, vegetables, honey and much more. There will also be a terrace gardening competition. Entry at Rs 20, which will also get you a free sapling.