Encalm, a name synonymous with luxury and exceptional travel experiences, is delighted to announce the successful culmination of an extraordinary culinary competition that took place from October 16 to October 20, 2023. This competition commenced on World Food Day, underscoring Encalm’s emphasis on sustainability and culinary excellence, and concluded on World Chef Day, celebrating the remarkable team of lounge chefs that constitutes the core of the ‘Encalm’ legacy.
Encalm’s lounges, renowned for their impeccable service and extraordinary experiences, continue to be highly esteemed by travellers. The recent competition featured chefs from all Encalm Lounges, including the flagship Encalm Privé, at the Delhi, alongside another couple of lounges in Delhi, as well as Hyderabad, and Goa airports. This gastronomic extravaganza showcased the exceptional culinary prowess of Encalm’s dedicated teams.
In an innovative twist, teams of chefs were formed, representing their respective lounges, and presented their culinary creations to an esteemed internal jury. The focus was on sustainability and vegetarianism, with each dish meticulously crafted from locally sourced ingredients. This competition reaffirmed Encalm Hospitality’s deep-rooted commitment to sustainability and underscored their ongoing efforts to promote eco-conscious dining.
Mr. Vikas Sharma, CEO of Encalm Hospitality, commented on the significance of this event, stating, “The Encalm Culinary Competition embodies our brand’s core values — creating delightful experiences and sustainability as a whole. We believe that every dish we serve should not only tantalise the taste buds but also reflect our dedication to protecting the environment. This competition provided our talented chefs with a platform to shine and offered our guests a chance to savor the very best in sustainable dining.”
Chef Amit Dash — Head of Culinary Operations at Encalm Hospitality Private Limited expressed his gratitude towards the culture, “At Encalm, we are taking that extra leap forward and crafting experiences that showcase the best of travel hospitality and culinary acumen at the forefront. The culinary competition between our team of chefs signifies our team’s strength, diversity and expertise at the core.”
The popular hospitality brand is dedicated to providing unforgettable travel experiences, and the chefs and the culinary delights they craft are at the heart of the Encalm brand.