An Indian Restaurant called Indian Accent makes it to the best 100 restaurants in the World
An Indian restaurant named Indian Accent in Delhi makes it to the top 100 restaurants in the world. It takes the 87th position as concluded by the annual list of the best eateries in the world. The restaurant that is located in Delhi’s New Friends Colony is open from 12.00 pm to 3pm and 7.00 pm to 10.30pm. The restaurant specialises in Indian cuisine made with global ingredients and techniques. Indian Accent is available in New York too. The chef of the restaurant has designed the menu with fresh seasonal produce and unusual ingredients from across the world. They opened in 2009 and is one of India’s most loved restaurants.
What makes it special: Hailed as one of the top chefs in India, and even the world, Manish Mehrotra has helped put modern Indian food on the gastronomic map, with Indian Accent at the heart. While he is touted as a champion for this cuisine, he says it’s food, flavour and taste that are the true heroes.
Typical dishes: The restaurant does Indian cuisine with a contemporary spin… or perhaps modern food with an ‘Indian accent’. Duck khurchan is presented in a cornetto-like cone with herb yoghurt and chilli chutney, while galautis is stuffed with foie gras. Other dishes include pulled pork phulka tacos and gongura masala prawns, butter popcorn upma and crispy curry leaves. There are also nine types of bread, including camembert and potato bhuna kulcha.
And to drink? Sip on something traditional with a twist like the street fruit chaat sangria or masala martini.
Celebrity bite: Mehrotra moved out of the kitchen and in front of the camera when he took part in – and won – the cooking game show Foodistan. Reality TV loved him and his chef stardom continued on the small screen with an appearance on MasterChef India.
The chef of the restaurant, Manish Mehrotra has won many awards including best chef in India by American Express and was the winner of a reality show called Foodistan on NDTV Good Times. The chef also released a cookbook that has some of his best recipes. Many of the recipes are not easy to make as they involve a procedure but makes you look at ingredients differently.The book has recipes for dishes like Potato sphere chat, white peas Ragda and Dal Moradabadi. The list was created by www.theworldsbest50.com which is a site that gives you accurate information about the 50 best in everything related to food and restaurants in the world. Indian Accent has already won the San Pellegrino award given by Asia’s 50 best restaurants.