My Breakfast: Spiced Vegetable Sandwich
My Knives: VICTORINOX
Most Overused Spice: Dry Red Chili
Favorite Foodie Destination: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Favorite Kitchen Gadget: Robot Stick Blender
Favorite Food Aroma: Freshly Baked Bread
Q: Why did you first get into cooking?
I was always drawn towards cooking as my father was in the restaurant business.
Q: Where were you before you came to Kuwait?
Saudi-Arabia, cooking in the Army.
Q: Describe your favorite dish from your home country.
Ambul Thiyal (Sour Tuna Masala).
Q: Name three ingredients you can’t live without in the kitchen.
Salt, Pepper and Butter.
Q: What is the most important part of a sandwich?
Bread and the filling are both equally important.
Q: How does your personality differ inside and outside the kitchen?
I am calmer in the kitchen.
Q: When you’re not cooking, what do you do for fun?
I enjoy spending time at sea.
Q: If you weren’t a chef, what would you like to be?
A policeman or a soldier.
Q: If you could choose, what would your ‘last supper’ be?
Oriental Style Ginger Chicken (my mother’s recipe).