It’s the winter afternoon and the smell of a piping hot Biryani combined with Pyare Kebab — Isn’t it a deadly combination to resist with? If you just have to smell it instead of tasting, it’s a torture on you! That’s the joke came out from Soumitra Ray, an eminent singer and lead vocalist of noted Bangla Band, Bhoomi. And he is bang on!
The 4-day (15th to 18th December) signature event – Bar-B-Q took place at Acropolis Mall. Piping hot kebabs and steaming hot Biryani at Bar–B- Q, the second edition of popular Biryani & kebab festival mesmerized not only the food lovers of Kolkata, but also the people from neighbouring countries like Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan. Incidentally, there was an International Tech Conclave, #wordcampkolkata2022 going on in Kolkata during this time. And food-loving young delegates from other countries couldn’t check themselves but to visit this food festival.
Actress Trina Saha along with Singer Soumitra Ray inaugurated the most popular festival of Acropolis Mall in presence of Mr. K Vijayan , GM, Acropolis Mall amid much fanfare at the foyer of Acropolis Mall .
The festival was arranged in association with BHOJ ADDA, one of the popular social media food group as the community partner this year.
Brands like Poush Parban, Hot Lebanese, Calcutta Delicacies, Sengupta’s, Poush Parbon, The Biryani Street, Buddy Bites, Pyare Kebab, 36 Banjon, Rupkatha, The Biryani Story were present with their wide array of lipsmacking Biryanis and Kebabs in different flavours to tantalize your taste buds. Embracing the true flavour of specialty kebabs prepared in rich Indian spices, the festival featured both non vegetarian and vegetarian kebabs. Some of the popular items are The range of Fish Tikka Kebab from The Sengupta’s, Hariyali Chicken Tikka Kebab from Calcutta Delicacies, Pyare Kebab from the brand Pyare Kebab, The street special Bhai Bhai kebab from The Biryani Street , Mutton Galouti Roll in Saffron Paratha from The Biryani Story, Lebanon sish tui from Hot Lebanese. For the vegetarians, an equally captivating option comprising of Reshmi Cheese Kebab , Hariyali Kebab, and many more. Speaking on the occasion K Vijayan, GM. Acropolis mall quipped, “ Biryani & Kebab Festival is one of our most popular food festivals. Quintessential Bengalis love Biryanis and no wonder it will be a hit as the nip in the air in winter is inviting gourmands to taste delicious Biryanis and Kebabs at Acropolis Mall . We hope to woo Biriyani & Kebab lovers from all across Kolkata to come and enjoy the treat. We hope this will draw more guests to Acropolis mall encouraging them to engage in winter shopping here.”