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Sarah Ali-Choudhury meets HRH The Princess Royal at International Indian Chef Awards 2017

Posted by on Oct 12, 2017 in News | Comments Off

  Sarah Ali-Choudhury was one of seven finalist in the 2017 Tommy Miah’s International Chef of the Year Competition.  Above she is receiving an award from HRH The Princess Royal at the award ceremony held at the Awards dinner in the ILEC Conference Centre in Fulham, London. “Tommy Miah’s International Indian Chef of the Year was a really tough competition.  We had to cook at Billingsgate Training School in London, organise the food in Tiffins, travel to Kings Cross and board the Virgin First Class train to York where we...

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Sarah Ali-Choudhury Finalist in the International Indian Chef Awards 2017

Posted by on Sep 30, 2017 in News | Comments Off

We are very proud to inform you that our daughter Sarah Ali-Choudhury, is a finalist in the International Indian Chef Awards 2017 taking place at Billingsgate Seafood School in London on Monday 2nd October.  She will be joining 7 other finalists selected from some 8000 entrants in a process that included heats in India and Bangladesh.  The award ceremony is taking place at the ILEC Conference Centre, London on Monday October 9th in the presence of guest of Honour HRH The Princess Royal.  Sarah is going to be cooking:  coconut fish curry, with...

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Tommy Miah’s Best Restaurant Award 2017

Posted by on Aug 29, 2017 in News | Comments Off

We are very surprised and delighted to have been both nominated and shortlisted for the Tommy Miah’s Best Restaurant Award 2017.   His International Indian Chef of the Year & Best Restaurant Award was launched in 1991 to recognise the excellence of chefs in the trade and to promote innovation and quality in Indian cuisine. “Taj Mahal has been shortlisted for this year’s award for best restaurant.  Taj Mahal has been successfully selected following rigorous screening of the 10,000 applications received for this award category...

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Cooking demonstration at Melplash Show 2017

Posted by on Aug 20, 2017 in News | Comments Off

Helen Choudhury is very pleased to be giving a cookery demonstration again at this year’s Melplash Show taking place on Thursday 24 August at West Bay in Bridport. Helen’s demonstration is taking place at 11am in the Top Gear cookery theatre.  She will be cooking ‘Garlic chilli chicken masala with a mixed vegetable curry and a quick rice.    Do pop by if you can, she would love to see you. The Melplash Agricultural Show is a traditional country show celebrating the best of rural life by the sea.  It is a full day’s...

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Tuesday 13 June – Indian Cookery Masterclass

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in News | Comments Off

During Bridport Food Festival week Helen Choudhury will again be running her popular Indian Cookery Masterclass Tuesday 13 June 2pm – 4pm   Cost £25 per person (limited to 7 people) This is a unique opportunity to learn the art of making authentic Indian dishes from co-owner and chef of the Taj Mahal , Helen Choudhury.   Helen will demonstrate and give you hands-on experience of how to prepare a 3-course authentic Indian meal.  As well as learning how to cook the meal you will sit down at the end with the rest of the group to enjoy the dishes...

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Helen demonstrating at Melplash Show 2016

Posted by on Aug 12, 2016 in News | Comments Off

Helen Choudhury will be demonstrating at the annual Melplash Show taking place on Thursday 25th August at West Bay, Bridport.  She will be showing the audience how to cook a fish curry, a vegetable curry (using seasonal vegetables) and her delicious dhal. The demonstration is to take place at 11 am in the Food Hall.  She’d love to see you...

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