‘I am a straight up double espresso person’, says TV presenter and chef Vicky Ratnani

HT48HRS_Special Updated: Nov 19, 2015 14:02 IST
As told to Meenakshi Iyer
As told to Meenakshi Iyer
Hindustan Times
Vicky Ratnani,HT48Hours,My Ideal Weekend
Vicky Ratnani likes to make his own breakfast and is a fan of weekend hikes

Q- Dine out, order in, or cook a meal on weekends?

Cook a meal on weekends. I like to make a salad, or a smoothie.

Q- Can: cook a five-course meal/a sandwich/boil water/don’t know how the gas works.

Cook a five course meal. For instance, a chilled soup, a shell fish appetiser and a nice roast with vegetables and for dessert, a chocolate soufflé.

Q- On weekends: work out like it’s just another day/go easy/exercise…what’s that?

Work out like it’s just another day.

Q- Where do you love getting breakfast and what is your go-to order?

I like to cook my own breakfast — egg white omelette, brown toast and chilli peanut butter.

Q- Some complicated Iced Frappe person or straight up espresso person?

I am a straight up double espresso person.

Q- Street food that makes your day?

Vada pav.

Q- Party till dawn or wake up for yoga at dawn?

Party till dawn.

Q- A movie/book you have been meaning to catch up on?

I have been meaning to watch The Martian. I’ve heard really good things about it.

Q- Board games or outdoor sports?

Outdoor sports, usually hiking.

Q- What one thing can totally make your weekend?

A great meal.

Q- What one thing can break it?


First Published: Nov 19, 2015 00:00 IST