Principal Culinary advisor



Culinary expert Ashish Chopra was the Founder-Executive Director of the Institute for Environmental Management and Social Development until he decided to take permanent sabbatical to pursue his passion for food and travel. He now dedicates his quality time working as a culinary historian, travel writer, photographer, author and television host. Currently, he is the Senior Consulting Editor of Food & Beverage Buzz a leading national magazine dedicated to promote and showcase India’s rich culinary heritage. He also organises culinary tours and heritage food walks for food lovers from across the world and curates food festivals specialising in heritage cuisines. He has worked as a consultant for popular TV channels and helped them curate various television series revolving around food, including Gordon Ramsey’s "Great Escapes on North-East Indian Cuisine.” You can read more about his journey on his website -