When Gordon Ramsey went to Assam he had a taste of Khar and Bamboo shoot, Tenga. Returning from Assam was enquiring if there is any Assamese restaurant in London. That was about 3 years back. I was waiting for the right moment.
Rongali Bihu celebration has been organised at Barham Park Lounge in Wembley on Saturday 14 April, 2012 at 6:00pm. Traditional Assamese food will be prepared by Ms. Juri Gogoi with her friends at the premises. A colourful cultural function and Bihu dance group will be lead by Ms. Jill Baruah.
This event has been organised by Rini Kakati, NRI Co-ordinator for UK. A BBC Celebrity Chef has kindly accepted our invitation and will be our " Surprise Guest " along with other dignitaries that will be present on this occasion that are -
Jitendra Kumar, First Secretary, Indian High Commission (Consular and Community Affairs) , Bollywood actor - Saeed Jaffrey Navin Shah AM (London Assembly Member for Brent and Harrow), Councillor: Aslam Choudry, Mayor of Brent, Councillor: Helga Gladbaum (Brent), Councillor: Sunil Chopra (Southwark) and Rita Payne (Chair of the Commonwealth Journalists Association (UK) and Editorial Director, Global magazine).