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Prahlad Hegde

Prahlad Hedge is the veteran Executive chef of Taj International Hotels, London. Chef Prahlad Hedge has contributed a lot to culinary world with his stellar role in many Indian and international hotels.

Prahlad Hedge is specialized in Indian cooking; hence almost all his creations are based on Indian ingredients and spices. He is known as the ‘curry expert’, due to the awards he received for some of the best curries he made.

Professional life of Chef Prahlad Hedge

Mumbai, India is the place of education for Prahlad Hedge. He completed his graduation form Wilson college, Mumbai in the year 1983 and moved to Institute of Hotel Management in Mumbai.

Prahlad was among the top rankers of Food Service Management in the hotel management institute and his talents led Maharashtra State Technical Board to offer him the seat to the second year in diploma of Hotel Management and Catering Technology. His gourmand journey began in the year 1986 when he joined Taj Mahal Palace and Tower Mumbai as ‘Chef de Partie’. Since then, this chef has not looked back and pioneered the culinary world by offering some of the best Indian recipes.

After serving the Taj hotels, Mumbai for 5 years he joined Taj International Hotels, The Bombay Brasserie London in the year 1991 as Executive Chef. It’s been 20 years that he is playing an integral role in making the restaurant an iconic dining place.

Notable Achievements of Chef Prahlad Hedge

  • The Good Curry Guide’ has honored Prahlad Hedge with Lifetime Achievement award.

  • British curry award is also under his chef hat.

  • He has participated in many national and international food exhibitions with some of his best creations based on Indian cooking.

  • Under his supervision, the Bombay Brasserie touched the height of success and became a symbolic restaurant in London.