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The inaugural Varli Summer Tasting gives foodies a chance to enjoy succulent Indian food with a nice warm summer breeze. The attendees at Mint restaurant, Long Island on August 7th will experience outdoor grilling, tandoor, and BBQ. As with all Varli events, world-renowned chefs will be providing their creative tastings with an eye towards outdoor cooking. In particular, some of our past Varli Cook-Off contestants will be featuring some of their latest creations.


Bollywood actress Aarti Chabria's Live cooking demo and food tasting with Celebrity Chefs

Anish Shah

New York-based Comedian Anish Shah will be hosting the Varli Summer Tasting!

Guests won't stop laughing as Anish performs stand-up for the Diya Foundation's Save a Child event.

This entertainment is presented by DVN2 Entertertainment of Vandana M Puri.

Khusbu Patel

Charismatic Medical student Khusbu Patel will be co-hosting the Varli Summer Tasting!

Khusbu is an avid supporter of causes for kids in need so she is an enthusiastic addition to the Save a Child campaign.

Food Tasting by Chef Gary Sikka

Chef Gary Sikka will be hand-delivering samples of his finest dishes to the attendees.

Varli Cookbook

The highlight of the event will be when HR Shah, President of TV Asia, and the exclusive media partner of the event, helps introduce the launch of the Varli Top 20 recipe Cookbook, which includes signature recipes from some of the top chefs and restaurateurs in the area. The best part is that all proceeds from cookbook sales will benefit the Diya Foundation’s Save a Child campaign designed to provide education, medical care, and food to children.

Gift Bags

As a thank you from the team at Varli, each and every attendee will receive a gift bag which will include a wide variety of products and free gift certificates $100.00 value.

Silent Auction

Guests will have the opportunity to bid on exciting items such as VarliWare Tandoor kitchen appliances and equipment, a Maya Foods basket filled with great ingredients for your next meal and much more! The best part is that all proceeds will be going to the Diya Foundation for Children.
The Varli mission has always been about increasing the awareness of Indian cuisine. The event promises to be a true celebration of Indian cuisine with raising funds for the Diya Foundation as the icing on the cake!


Varli Summer Tasting
benefiting Diya Foundation
in association with Mint restaurant


Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Mint Restaurant
1 Ring Road West
Garden City, NY 11530


$50 per adult
(100% proceeds go to Diya Foundation)

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