Press Release

Nostalgia, served warm

The Dadar Catering College turns 60. To mark the occasion, they will launch a book that celebrates 60 of its star students and a legacy that coincides with Independence, finds Phorum Dalal [Read more]


An ambassador of Indian cuisine

Chef Vernon Coelho, head of department, Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Mumbai is one of the most proactive proponents of Indian cuisine and has done much to promote it across the globe. He took time out to share some secrets of his journey to success with Vikram Kharvi [Read more]

 


A Diplomat of Indian cuisine: CHEF VERNON COELHO

Chef Vernon Coelho, who just retired from the post of Head Of Department (HOD) Food Production, Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, completed his schooling from St Andrews High School, Bandra, Mumbai in 1972. He went on to join the IHM Mumbai and completed the program in Hotel Management in 1975 and a Post Diploma in 1976. [Read more]


Chef’s Connect 2013 by Western India Culinary Association (WICA)

The annual culinary meet; “Chef’s connect 2013” by WICA (Western India Culinary Association) held at Holiday Inn,Mumbai was a grand success and in line with the “Go Green” theme for the year. WICA was formed in 2003 with a mission to promote cuisines and offer professional educational opportunities for its member chefs. [Read more]


Global experience widens your horizons and makes you perfect: Salil Fadnis

Chef Salil did his basic schooling in MP at Indore, Bhopal and Shajapur and then studied BCom at Indore University. Soon after completing his graduation he joined the prestigious IHM Mumbai in 1988. Chef Salil started his career in 1991 with Oberoi Hotels as a Kitchen Executive Trainee. After having gained enough skills and knowledge he moved on. [Read more]


Countdown Begins For WICA’s “Chef’s Connect 2015”

The City of dreams, Mumbai, is gearing up for the third culinary conference namely “Chef’s Connect 2015”. The event is organized by The Western India Culinary Association (WICA) which will be held on December 9 at Holiday Inn Mumbai International Airport, Mumbai. [Read more]