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Chef Shipra Khanna

Chef Shipra Khanna

MasterChef India Season 2 Winner, Cookbook Author, TV Host/Producer & Consultant

Won MasterChef India Season 2, Ms. Shipra Khanna’s alluring charm as a Prolific Chef, Global Television Personality, Consultant and a social worker is distinctive. Awe inspiring the world with the bravura of her impeccable talent, she’s exalted herself to a show stealer. Besides being a gifted food artist and an engaging speaker, Shipra is a voracious traveller and an Explorer. An alumnus of the prestigious Loreto Convent and St. Bede’s, the aroma of Shipra Khanna’s unique creations on the global stage comes from her traveling over 50 countries across the Globe, exudes her passion for exploring the allure of the palate and juggling with multiple cuisines spanned across nations working with Michelin to Local chefs understanding cuisines and anchoring distinguished shows across the globe and being the Ambassador of “Masterchef Travel”. Endowed with an invincible spirit, bewitching charm and empirical culinary skills, Ms Khanna has been coined as the “Glamorous Chef”. She is the recipient of the coveted honour by SAARC, as the Woman Chef taking tastes beyond borders in Nepal. She is also graced with the sterling title of Femina Woman of the Year and Himachali of the Year.

Her entrepreneurial ventures have encompassed various social missions on malnutrition and gender equality and her lofty stature has extended generous service with empathy and humility. Chiefly consults for restaurants, Ms. Shipra has authored the deeply guarded secrets of her delicacies in her 8 cookbooks. Her book Sinfully Yours, got her The World Gourmand Award. She’s got a YouTube Channel Shipra’s Kitchen to her credit and presides over asthe Culinary Ambassador to Spain. She has also been awarded by the Mahatma Gandhi Leadership Award to take Indian cuisine across the Globe at the British Parliament, London by the NRI Society of London and has taught Culinary Art at Le Cordon Bleu, in Paris and China.

Pure Sin, K for Kids on Food Food, Gourmet Cooking with Chef Shipra Khanna on Colours U.S.A., Flavors of Ramadan on Sony U.A.E., Good Food Guide with Chef Shipra Khanna on Star Network U.A.E. are few of the many shows she has done across the globe. “Snack in the box” on Zee network is the highest rated show. Chef Khanna’s “StarsTruck”, a show loaded with her delicious recipes and Spicy chit chat with Bollywood Super Stars.

She is also the face of “Tata Play ” cooking premium Dth network in India with shows like, Masterclass with Chef Shipra Khanna, Tadka Mark ke, From my Bookshelf and many more!

She has over 170M viewers on TV in India (Zee Café, Tata Play, 9xm), 85M viewers on TV in UAE (Good food Guide Star TV, Flavours of Ramadan Sony TV ), 50M across social media (YouTube , Instagram & Facebook) and 130 M on India Radio (#healthunlimited).

Her latest Show “Star Chef“ has become an online sensation, where she teaches cooking to Bollywood Super Star under lockdown, this is the only show shot across The globe under lockdown following all guidelines!
She has started her own Fundraiser Called ‘Cooking For India’ with Care India And Care Australia during Covid 19 to help collect funds for Covid Relief for Indian for front line workers and people in need of help the link pop which you can find on the website www.-careindia.org and also helped her own State Himachal Pradesh for Covid Relief during pandemic 2020-2021.

She recently hosted a 7 course sit down dinner at Sociedade Bilbaina, a private 180year old Club in Bilbao for 100 people and a sit down dinner for Michelin star chefs from Basque Country at Jauregibarria with Chef Beñat Ormaetxea. Honoured as the The Cultural Ambassador of India Award by the ministry of culture, India on the occasion of 75 years of Indian Independence on 7th of August 2022.