The Pink City and its people have witnessed everything — from film shootings to promotions, it is now time for Jaipur’s very own live cooking competition. The city will witness its first ever live cooking competition ‘Cook Studio’ on June 29, which will have renowned chef Vicky Ratnani and television actors — Anita Hassanandani Reddy, Karan Patel and singer Abhijeet Sawant as special guests. The show finale will have five couples, which can be father-daughter, brother-sister, sisters, who will compete with each other on June 29 and will cook along with the guest celebrities. “We are doing online registrations, where the people from Rajasthan can send in their entries. They will be chosen by Abhishek Sharma and his team, they will shortlist top 25 people out of all these entries who will compete with one another on June 26, 27 and 28. After judging them on various levels, top five couples will be selected who will finally compete on June 29,” shared the show organiser, Ashish Sablawat, who hails from Jaipur. It was his idea only to organise this cooking battle here in Jaipur. “With Rajasthan, comes two things in my mind, its traditions and the food, that’s the whole idea behind doing it here,” he shared. The show will even be telecasted in the episodic way afterwards. Vicky Ratnani and Abhishek Sharma will be on the judging panel; Karan Patel, Anita Hassanandani and . While Jaipur is quite excited to play the host to such a unique show, the television actress Anita is equally eager to be a part of it. “For me, cooking is fun, it acts like a stress buster and I love eating and cooking both. Though I hardly get time to cook but on my off days, I do end up cooking something for my husband, he loves the way I cook Mutton Bhuna,” shared Anita. Karan Patel, who will also be a part of this show, isn’t into cooking, rather, he is more keen on savouring some Rajasthani delicacies himself. “I am pretty excited, also I am fond of Rajasthani cuisine, so I am looking forward to eating that,” says Karan.
Ashish Sabalawat did his schooling from MK school Jaipur and did his Bachelors in Commerce from HR College in Mumbai. He has been working in this industry for 10 years. He has his own agency since 2 years called Keep it Simple Media works and earlier he worked as an Associate Producer for 4 years with Marinating Films. Cook Studio is like his dream child.
.He says, “The USP is the venue Gulmohar giving us the royal feel, the guests and the judges and it’s taking place in Jaipur. Presenter of the show is JK Masala ( Vikas Jain)”. We wish you all the very best Ashish.