July 7, 2014

Announcing the KitchenAid MasterClass with Chef Jolly

What better way to explore the use of some KitchenAid products and appliances, than to watch them at work? Join us at the KitchenAid MasterClass with Chef Surjan Singh Jolly to do just that.

In this exclusive MasterClass, Chef Jolly will give you a live demonstration of the KitchenAid Stand Mixer, Cordless Pro Line Hand Blender and Food Chopper at work, whipping up sharing some of his favourite recipes with us. Gleaning from his travels around the country, Chef will be preparing the following:
  1. Tchaman kut
  2. Kaer-Sangri roti
  3. Lahsoon-mirchi chutney
Meet Chef Surjan Singh Jolly

 Fondly known as Chef Jolly, joined JW Marriott Bengaluru as an Executive Chef and recently taken on total responsibility of food & beverage requirements at the hotel.

With over two decades of experience of being in the hospitality industry, his achievements include being the Guest Chef on the world renowned reality television show on Star Plus, Junior Master Chef India. He also has his own show on Zee Khana Khazana titled “Ab Har Koi Chef” and was chosen as the Head Chef for Paris Hilton when she visited India.

His love and passion for food has increased his knowledge on ingredients and inspires him to travel on endless expeditions to explore the nuances of authentic and traditional cuisine. From travelling and cooking with Sriji Arvind Singh Mewar, of Udaipur Royalty, Nawab Mehboob Alam Khan, the giant of Hyderabadi cuisine, cooked in the bylanes of Lucknow, perfected the Kulchas in Amritsar dhabas to farming in Pampore, outskirts of Kashmir during the saffron harvest, Chef Jolly has an infectious energy, lively persona and passion for food.

He is a proud recipient of the prestigious Global Marriott Hotels & Resorts ‘Chef of the Year Award for Culinary Excellence’ and travels annually to Nova Scotia, Canada as part of the Culinary Tourism Board to spread awareness on adding Indian flavors to their local and seasonal produce.

Chef’s longstanding career started at The Taj Palace, New Delhi as the Chef de Partie and his long and successful career is dotted with colourful and memorable assignments including working with Jiggs Kalra, undertaking several elite engagements organized for A list parties to Bollywood celebrity weddings. He has also organized several high profile dinners such as Ms. Madhuri Dixit's wedding, Hrithik Roshan’s anniversary, Amitabh Bachchan's Birthday Celebration and for several personal events of Anil Ambani.

We’re excited to have Chef Jolly with us, to bring us face to face with the world of KitchenAid's appliances.