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Harshita Lakhotia from Rajasthan gets crowned as Lulu Sparky’s Little Chef

Published in General Saturday, 02 February 2019 16:28

 

 

Kerala’s Biggest Hunt for the little chef came to a grand conclusion with Harshita Lakhotia from Rajasthan being crowned as Lulu Sparky’s Little Chef 2019.  The winner walked away with a cash price of Rs. 50,000.  The grand finale was held on 27th January 2019 at Lulu Mall, Kochi. Aayisha from Kochi and Nadha MN from Tirur were announced as the first and second runner up and received the cash prize of Rs. 25,000 and Rs. 10,000 respectively.  The Little Star previous edition winners Nanda J Devan, Vaiga and Moula made a special appearance during the event with entertainment sessions to encourage the contestants.

 

The contestants were put through a series of four rounds apart from the auditions.  The five finalists underwent extensive grooming sessions by the Marriott Kochi’s executive chef, Ravinder Singh.  For the final round, the contestants were asked to prepare a four-course dinner under the time limit of 3 hours.  The contestants were judged on different parameters by a panel of judges including Dr.Lekshmi Nair, celebrity culinary expert and Principal of Kerala Law Academy; Big Chef Noushad, celebrity chef and entrepreneur and Herman Grossbichler, executive chef at Grand Hyatt Kochi.

 

Open for children between the ages of 8 to 12, the call for contestants were announced through a series of advertisements.  Interested contestants were asked to register their entry by uploading a video of 60 seconds showing their culinary skills.  About 250 children from across Kerala had participated in the event and live auditions were held on 22nd and 23rd December 2018.  Shortlisted contestants moved to the finale.

 

The little winners received the prizes from the judges and by Manu Nair, Manager Business Development, Byjus; Basil Abraham, Sales Manager, Nirapara and Prem from AVT Dairy Sure.

 

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Dr.Lekshmi Nair, celebrity culinary expert and Principal of Kerala Law Academy conferring Lulu Sparky’s Little Chef 2019 Title to Harshita Lakhotia

 

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