This promotion aims to raise awareness about millets, their health benefits, and their importance in supporting the livelihoods of farmers
The launch event was held on the 19th of July and featured some of the foremost personalities in the city including Dalip Tahil (Bollywood actor), Consulate General of Canada Diedrah Kelly, MaFaiza (the celebrated DJ) , Chef Gautam Mehrishi, Chef Shantanu Gupte, Chef Jerson Fernandes, Bharti Divgikar.
The event kicked off with an address by the Dalip Tahil, who explained the concept and significance of the event. Guests were treated to a sumptuous plated meal featuring a variety of millet-based dishes. Media interactions took place after the meal, providing an opportunity to learn more about the health benefits and versatility of millets.
To commemorate the occasion, each guest received a special gift of ragi cookies in environmentally friendly packaging, along with a booklet highlighting the health benefits and origins of millets.
Following the launch event, the Healthy Millet Menu will be available for a month at all Lalit outlets across India, including 24/7, Oko, and Baluchi. Each city’s executive chef will play a pivotal role in showcasing the menu, with Chef Rishi Kapoor representing The LaLiT Mumbai.
The Healthy Millet menu features delectable options such as Crunchy Edamame and Amaranth Salad, Thai Spiced Infused Foxtail and Pomelo Salad, Crunchy Quinoa Bites and Ragi Idlis among others.