My heart be still!!

Vogue India did a feature story on top 15 chefs from around the world.. asking them to share dishes they think will define 2013. Featured chefs include Ferran Adria, Vikas Khanna and many others. And guess who made the list?????? OMG! I am so grateful to writer Aarti Virani for considering my work.

My recipe: Avocado Coconut Shooter with fried garlic, spicy shrimp and basil made the list!!!! I am just thrilled!!
Here is a picture of the dish taken by my amazing and talented photographer Reem Rizvi (of

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  1. Congratulations, Monica. That dish looks fantastic! I think it’s on my summer “must do” list…..

  2. Monica,
    This is so exciting and well deserved. You are so talented!!

  3. Hearty Congratulations! Monica.. Way to start the New Year!
    Wish you many more successes all year through..

    Te lo mereces por tu PERSONALIDAD Y ORIGINALIDAD en tus RECETAS
    Saludos desde Cataluña 🙂

  5. Monica

    Fisrt of all , congratulations. I believe it is a well deserved award, but really no surprise there. You are an amazingly talented cook,l ove your twists and spin on recipes. wish you more successes alont the year. Sita

  6. What a fabulous (and well-deserved) honor! The photo and the shooter are amazing.

  7. That dish looks delightful. Congratulations! You renown is ever increasing. … the next important question… where can I get one?

  8. Congratulations,Monica!!

  9. So well deserved Monica and oh my, those shooters look to die for!!

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