Lunch starters are cauliflower in white truffle oil, peppered mackerel, goats cheese bonbons and ham hock with caperberry
Brought together will be celebrated chefs such as Abhijit Saha from Caperberry
, Italian restaurant Diva's Ritu Dalmia, Manu Chandra of Olive Bar & Kitchen and Vicky Ratnani who will share their art form along with international guest chefs -- Alain Fabregues from Australia, Jehangir Mehta from New York, Vivek Singh from London and Margot Janse from South Africa.
Saha owns and operates two critically acclaimed restaurants in Bangalore, Caperberry
and Fava, and is founding director of bespoke catering outlet Avant Garde Hospitality.
ALIA Italian restaurants nationwide and, more recently, collaborated with greenhorn restauranter Shruti Shibulal to launch Caperberry, a Spanish-actually Tapas-Bar and Lounge.
Like their first venture Caperberry, Fava, too, boasts of a strong wine list and we tried the White Wine Mojito and Rasberry Martini along with our appetisers.
At Chef Abhijit Saha's restaurant Caperberry
, molecular gastronomy adds an unexpected twist.
Also the Seared Rare Tuna with Caperberry
Relish and Pomegranate-Glazed Lamb Chops With Stuffed Grape Leaves and Tahini Sauce.
To serve: Un-mold kitfo onto plate and garnish with caperberry
and lemon zest.
There is a choice of nine freshly prepared meals including the Oriental Feast, which includes smoked salmon and tiger prawn nigiri sushi, a fillet of char-grilled salmon, caperberry
and wasabi and a sesame noodle salad on the side, or the Hail Caesar Salad with roast chicken, oven roasted peppers, black olives and croutons.
Apart from the traditional capote -- a must in the composition of tartar sauce -- Nathan Frost carries non-pareilles, which add a refreshing flavour to any salad, while from the flower of the plant comes the Caperberry
-- a wonderful accompaniment to cocktails.
Other tempting mozzarella bar choices -- caprese with bufala bocconcini, heirloom tomatoes and basil; scamorza panino; bufala mozzarella with pesto, tapenade and caperberry