Indian chefs are making their way to the hearts and palates of diners all across the world. We have seen so many chefs from India being celebrated at the world stage much to the delight of Indian foodies. Ace chef Vikas Khanna is one such celebrity whose work in his field has been widely appreciated. Recently, the celebrity chef travelled down memory lane with his recent throwback post. He was remembering the time he cooked for former American president Barack Obama on the occasion of the Fourth of July. Take a look:
Only in America you can live through homelessness & complete failure……and also rise to the point to host The American Presidents. #Happy4thofJuly@BarackObamapic.twitter.com/Adj7kzCYi8— Vikas Khanna (@TheVikasKhanna) July 4, 2023
Fourth of July is also celebrated as Independence Day in the United States and wishes poured in from various dignitaries in the country. Meanwhile, celebrity chef Vikas Khanna took to social media to reflect on his journey as an Indian-origin chef in the United States. "Only in America you can live through homelessness & complete failure......and also rise to the point to host The American Presidents," wrote Vikas Khanna in his post. He also used the hashtag #Happy4thofJuly and tagged ex-US president Barack Obama too in his post.
Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna has cooked for Barack Obama on multiple occasions. "In July 2010 I prepared a satvik meal for Obama and last year, I prepared Himalayan cuisine for him in New York. Later during a Thanksgiving dinner that I had gone there for, I had shown him pictures of the five finalists of our Master Chef India show," said Vikas Khanna to Times of India.
Meanwhile, celebrity chef Vikas Khanna also shared a reels video on Instagram capturing some key moments from his decades-long journey in the culinary world in the United States.
"Happy 4th of July. From selling food on the streets to winning a Michelin Star. To creating documentaries, films, products, perfumes, books, TV shows. I'll always be grateful to this land of opportunities to help me bring Indian Cuisine X Culture X Arts to the Western World," he wrote in the caption.
Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna received an outpouring of support and appreciation on his posts. Many came forward to laud his success and achievements as a chef. "What an incredible journey. You have come a long way with your hardwork, dedication and perseverance," said one user. "Proud of you chef! Respect and love," wrote another one. Take a look at the reactions:
Your all endeavours, sacrifices and hardship paid off ❤️🤗🤗God bless you dear😇 Lots of love 😊Rab Rakha ❤️❤️❤️— Kinjal Patel (@Kinjal130187) July 4, 2023
Your achievements are great— Joginder Singh (@Joginde76012007) July 4, 2023
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