NEW DELHI, September 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
COWE Rasoi Queen Season 2, Semifinals and Finals took place on 18th and 19th September 2017 respectively at Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Okhla, New Delhi.
Ms. Tripti Shinghal Somani (organiser) Chairperson - COWE Delhi said that the concept of #RASOIQUEEN is dedicated to all the cooking enthusiats who enjoy cooking and dream about working as a MasterChef. Therefore, turning their dream into reality and seeing them grow is our aim.
Rasoi Queen season 2 round 1 was organised from April to August in Delhi, Lucknow-Uttar Pradesh, Dehradun-Uttarakhand and Ludhiana-Punjab of which top 20 were selected for semi-finals in Delhi.
Ms. Ruchi Maheshwari (organiser)- Chairperson -COWE Uttar Pradesh said, "Rasoi Queen is a journey from 'My Wife is the Best Cook' Or 'Mummy da Dhaba' to evolving as a woman entrepreneur - using my culinary skills that was limited to my friends and family which is now showcased to a whole new community and I am flying high with my pans and spoons."
Ms. Archana Gupta, Executive member, COWE said, "This platform is devised to encourage the hidden entrepreneurship talent and the hesitant cook in the homemakers to get featured and get monetary as well as non-monetary benefits through this. And let's be honest - more than a few of us have pretended our kitchen was a studio and we were the latest on MasterChef."
Renowned Chef Mr. Rakesh Sethi, Guest of honour applauded the endeavour of COWE, he felt that this is not only a competition, but an effort to create entrepreneur.
Mr. Jatin Khurana confessed that he was always passionate about cooking and decided to take part in MasterChef and Rasoi Queen is very similar to it.
The live recipe showcase demonstrated by the highly skilled chef Gautam Chaudhry was appreciated by all 11 participants and the audience. Also during the event, the audience got the opportunity to have a word with the chefs present in the competition.
"I am very happy and overwhelmed to see the enthusiasm and zeal in the people. It gives me immense pleasure to be judging this event as this will definitely help women to become entrepreneur," said Chef Gautam Chaudhry.
Ultimate Rasoi Queen Ms. Sapna Udaiwal Winner of Season 2 expressed her happiness and gratitude to the entire COWE team for providing such a wonderful platform and great opportunity to learn and showcase our talents.
Ms. Neeta Bhatia, COWE Executive Member said that Rasoi Queen gave participants the real feel of studio cooking.
Semi finals and finals were judged by Chef Rakesh Sethi, Nita Mehta, Chef Sireesh, Chef Prem Ram, Chef Nishant Choubey, Chef Sanjay Raina, Nitin Pal Singh, Chef Osama Jalali, Mr. Sourish Bhattacharya, Chef Rahul Wali, Chef Munish Pandit, Chef Veeta Singh, Chef Jatin Khurana, Chef Gautam Chaudhry, Sidhartha Bhutani, Chef Neha Lakhani, Tarun Sibal and Chef Ashay Dhopatkar.
Ms. Kavita Agarwal , Secretary - COWE Delhi announced the top contestant of Rasoi Queen season 2 who were Sapna Udaiwal (Winner), Tina Matta (1st runner up), Poonam Maheshwari (2nd runner up ) and were awarded final winner bagged a gift hamper of Rs. 50,000 along with a trip to Bangkok and franchise of Nita Mehta worth Rs 3.2 lacs, the 1st runners-up took home a gift hamper of Rs. 25,000 and Franchise of Happy Singh Culinary Institute worth Rs 1 lac and 2nd runners-up grabbed a gift hamper of Rs. 20,000.
The event was organized by COWE Sponsored by Catch and Aashiqui Pan Masala and community partner BEconomy http://beconomy.in/ ,Gvriksh (http://www.gvriksh.in/ ); Gift Partners - Nita Mehta, Glam21, Cornitos nachos, Fantasia Arts, Demiurgic Hospitality Pvt. Ltd, Darveys, Lotus Industries, Meena Bazaar, tastecraft, Samshek, Phototech, Pushtikar (Sarika Mehta), IFB, Ladyfashion, Nestlé and Lions Club; Marketed by Across The Road; Quick Food Partner Wow! Momo; Uniform Partner Uniform India; Astro partner Ridhi Bahl, photography partner Spring Home, Kreative Krew; medical partner : Hindustan medical minds.
COWE’s formed in 2004, has a goal is to motivate females to inculcate entrepreneurship culture. This platform would boost the confidence of women and help them to attain an edge for their entrepreneur’s careers. Women in India manage a vast majority of household spending and are better at building lasting relationships which are prerequisites for entrepreneurs today.
For more information, visit: http://cowe.in/.
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