Chef Hari Nayak who is helming Priyanka Chopra’s restaurant Sona in New York speaks about why food should be about getting the basics right.
Sona is actress Priyanka Chopra’s new restaurant helmed by Chef Hari Nayak, the Udupi born, culinary genius who has left his distinctive stamp in restaurants across the world.
I have met Chef twice in his restaurant Alchemy in Bangalore and his passion for food is something that comes across immediately. For his lofty achievements that also includes Charcoza in Riyadh, Masti and Bombay Bungalow in Dubai, Jhol in Bangkok, Alchemy in Bengaluru and now Sona in New York, Chef is easy going and approachable.
We did this interview on a Zoom call and in spite of having a bad throat, Chef spoke to me and the full interview first appeared in Khaleej Times Wknd dated May 13, 2021 here: