Top British chef Gary Rhodes embarks on the culinary adventure of his life as he heads off to vibrant India to discover the culinary secrets of this mystical subcontinent. Rhodes Across India, a 10 part series, is a tantalising celebration of Indian food in the year that India celebrates the 60th anniversary of independence. Assisted by three apprentice chefs, each handpicked because of their passion for food and a connection to India, Gary's odyssey takes him to Delhi, Goa, Mumbai and Jaipur. Charged with learning how to cook authentic Indian cuisine, Gary and his trusty apprentices explore the sights, sounds, smells and tastes indigenous to each of region. Their guides are well known local foodies who help them uncover each region's distinctive culinary identity through regional ingredients and specialised dishes. Armed with this new found knowledge, Gary is put to the test as he...
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Rhodes Across India - Sanjeev Sanyal - Netflix
Sanjeev Sanyal is an Indian economist, writer, environmentalist, and urban theorist. Currently, he is the Principal Economic Adviser in the Ministry of Finance, Government of India. A Rhodes Scholar and Eisenhower Fellow, he was named “Young Global Leader 2010” by the World Economic Forum at Davos. He is widely regarded as one of Asia's leading economists and was Deutsche Bank's Global Strategist and a Managing Director till 2015. He is also the author of four books “The Indian Renaissance: India's Rise after a Thousand Years of Decline”, “Land of the Seven Rivers: A Brief History of India's Geography”, “The Incredible History of India's Geography” and The Ocean of Churn: How human history was shaped by the Indian Ocean.
Rhodes Across India - Personal - Netflix
Sanjeev Sanyal was born in Kolkata and studied at St.Xavier's School and St.James' School. He attended Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University and St John's College, Oxford where he was a Rhodes Scholar representing India (1992–1995). Sanyal comes from a family that played an important role in India's Freedom Struggle against British colonial rule. His great grandfather Nalinaksha Sanyal was the Chief Whip of the Congress Party in the provincial assembly of undivided Bengal and a vocal opponent of colonial policies during the Bengal Famine of 1942. His granduncle was Sachindra Nath Sanyal who was one of founders of the revolutionary movement and a mentor to revolutionaries like Bhagat Singh and Chandrashekhar Azad.
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