Recently our team was at Cinépolis in Greater Noida;s leading mall at Grand Venice Mall to attend a gourmet afternoon & Cook-off challenge at Coffee Tree, the signature property & in-house F&B lounge of Cinépolis. Cinépolis is India’s 1st international and World’s 4th largest movie theatre.
The event had celebrity Chef Nishant Choubey demonstrating his skill while presenting popular delicacies from the Coffee Tree menu, which was followed by a unique ‘cook-off challenge’ amongst the audience members.
Chef Nishant Choubey took over the live kitchen at Coffee Tree and demonstrated his skill by creating some masterpieces from Cinépolis gourmet menu at the counter. He made pasta, Chili cheese toast, Chicken tikka sandwich, and also informed the audience how fresh ingredients are a must to create any recipe. The dishes were paired with matching drinks from the new menu of the café.
Along with the cooking demonstration, tasting of the dishes made was also done and the people present during the show relished the preparations.
The event then moved on with The Cook-off challenge, where from 6 contestants competed with each other to showcase their culinary prowess. The contestants were asked to make pasta and mojito at their stations, with all the ingredients being provided by Cinépolis. Chef Nishant judged the preparation and declared a winner.
Commenting on the event, Mr. Devang Sampat, Director – Strategic Initiatives, Cinépolis India said, ‘The gourmet event at Coffee Tree is an endeavour to bring the best of food & beverages to our patrons and this is one of many events that are planned going forward. With our constant innovation, Coffee Tree has emerged as a new symbol of cinema experience that allows patrons to spend time in leisure before and after they have booked their tickets. We see Coffee Tree already having high acceptability among the patrons and we see it growing further, as we continue to increase food options in the menu. We believe that food & beverage are integral part of the entire entertainment process. Coffee Tree is our offering of the very best of gourmet cuisine to our guests.
Coffee Tree is the in-house gourmet café in the premises of Cinépolis, serving freshly prepared dishes & taking the food experience in a theater beyond sandwiches, nachos and burgers. It also serves as a full-fledged, state of the art coffee shop present inside the cinema catering to the patrons coming into the cinema to watch movies as well as people coming to just grab a bite. The food options range over a plethora of cuisines panning from, Pastas and Pizzas for the Italian connoisseurs to the more exotic, baguis and crepes from Mexico. Apart from selling the entire spectrum of coke beverages from the counter, it also serves coolers and shakes.
Cinépolis India is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cinépolis and is the 1st international exhibitor in India. The company currently operates 313 screens under the brand names of Cinépolis, Cinépolis VIP and Fun Cinemas. Cinépolis India is one of the most technologically advanced cinema chains in the country and has been bringing global innovations in the cinema industry to India. The cinema chain operates India’s biggest Megaplex – 15 Screen Multiplex in Pune and brought innovative concepts to exhibition Industry in India. Cinépolis India has been awarded with “Most Admired Retail Launch” in 2010, “Most Admired Retailer – Innovation” in 2011, “Fastest Growing Multiplex Chain” in 2015, “IMAGES Most Admired Retailer – Entertainment” in 2015, “DLP CineAsia Marketing Achievement Award” in 2015, ‘AON-Best Employer of the Year’ award in 2016 and very recently ‘Best Marketing Campaign of the Year’ award at the Making of Developed India awards 2017.
Tickets can be booked from the company website: www.cinepolisindia.com
Celebrity Chef Nishant Choubey rose to fame after being chosen as one of the few to attend Master Chef Classes at the World Gourmet Summit in Singapore. He was also one from among the six chefs selected from all over world to train at the John Folse Culinary Institute of America in Louisiana. Chef Nishant has worked at many prestigious hotels such as the Taj, Oberoi, Jumeirah (Dubai), and restaurants such as Olive Bar & Kitchen, LAP, Olive Beach, Cibo