21 Spices by Chef Asif is offering a free lunch for all first responders and national guardsmen operating in Lee and Collier county in appreciation of their actions during Hurricane Irma. Asif Syed, head chef and owner said “We want to give back to our local heroes and show them that their sacrifice and bravery in these hard times is truly appreciated.” Lunch will be served between 12pm and 1pm.
21 Spices by Chef Asif to hold first responder’s appreciation lunch Thursday September 21
Chef Asif on Wink News - National Rice Pudding Day
Chef Asif stopped by at Wink News and showcased his Kheer Rice Pudding to honor National Rice Pudding Day! This delightful dessert is traditionally served for special occasions in India. Thank God our customers don't have to travel all the way to Indian to enjoy this special treat. Come and try it yourself at 21 Spices by Chef Asif - your #1 Indian restaurant in Naples, FL. For full video click here
Chef Asif on Wink News
Chef Asif was recently featured on Where to Eat 239 where he demonstrated how to cook Traditional Rice Pudding.
Chef Q&A - Filling a vacuum for innovative Indian cuisine
Chef Asif has been featured in the Chef Q & A segment by Florida Weekly. Read more about chef Asif's background, inspiration and he decided to open an Indian restaurant here in Naples FL.
Chef Asif's journey through India - A passion for fresh ingredients
Chef Asif is currently visiting the countryside of Hyderabad, India. Meeting local farmers and talking about their techniques on how to cultivate crops brings back memories of his childhood. His father and his siblings used to grow their own produce back in the days. These experiences and memories are one of many reasons why fresh ingredients and organic food play such an important role in Chef Asif's cuisine and at 21 Spices by Chef Asif. The Indian restaurant in Naples FL is very concious...