Kitchen Chronicles is a food-based informative Hindi show that runs on the channel, Living Foodz. Living Foodz is a 24-hour food and lifestyle channel. It is owned by the Essel Group and distributed in India by Zee Entertainment Enterprises. The channel was previously called as Zee Khana Khazana. The show, Kitchen Chronicles first went on air on 27th August 2017. The show is usually aired on every Saturday and Sunday at 2:00 p.m. The repeat telecast of the show is aired at different timings throughout the rest of the week like 10:30 am, 6:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m., etc.
The episodes of the show last for 30 minutes each. Kitchen Chronicles is information based show related to food. It is no typical cooking show, it covers the other aspects of food too. The show is hosted by Chef Ranveer Brar. Chef Ranveer Brar was termed the youngest executive chef of his time at the age of 25. Being born in Lucknow, It gave him an incomparable palette for food. He discovered his love for food at a tender age and started working towards making it a career. He has worked in many reputed hotels and restaurant chains ever since.
He has quite a few restaurants to his name as well in India and abroad. He is also a familiar face to television. He has had a series of great cooking shows to his name. His infectious enthusiasm and love towards food have inspired many, and he brings another such show that will bring forth the soulful side of food as well. In Kitchen Chronicles, Chef Ranveer will take you down a culinary journey where you will stumble upon various different cuisines and styles of food across the world. But more than recipes, you will discover the stories behind these much popular cuisines.
In his own style, Chef Brar will narrate stories about different kinds of food, their history, their origin and stories that connect the dots between food today and the days back when they were first created. The show is like a magic bag full of philosophies, heart-warming incidents and people related to various kind of food. You will learn intriguing stories behind the inception of different kinds of food and how they are still a part of the culture of the respective places. Chef Brar meets people, talks to them about food, hears their stories related to food, shares some beautiful moments and sometimes also cooks together with them.
He also cooks some authentic dishes for the audience, speaks about different cuisines and also breaks some myths related to certain cuisines or food. He segregates the episodes into different sections like exploring snacks in some episode, exploring main courses, rice courses, desserts, etc. From idlis, dhoklas, jhalmuris, etc., to all kinds of food, you will learn the history of various cultures and their food practices.