Kolkata, Nov 24 (Calcutta Tube/IBNS) Actor Payel Sarkar and filmmaker Gautam Ghosh inaugurated a South Indian food festival at Hotel Swagath in Kolkata on Thursday.
Payel said that she likes Chinese dishes a lot but is really excited to have a bite of South Indian delicacies.
“It’s the first time in our city that such an authentic South Indian food festival has been launched,” said chef Sandipan Biswas.
To make the festival a success, chefs from of the restaurant have gone through a special training session to bring authentication in the dishes, said the organizers.
Besides idlies, vadas and dosas, the fest also serves dishes like Pacchakal Stew, Kalan Porichatu and Alugadde Roast.
The food festival will be running till Nov 30.
(Reporting by Papri Chanda)