Fresh from NYC Turn, Chef Asif Syed Prepares for Season and SoBe Festival

Thursday, November 2

The owner and executive chef of 21 Spices was invited to cook at one of the nation's premier food festivals and will follow up with an appearance at the SOBEWFF (South Beach Wine & Food Festival) in February.

Chef Asif to appear at Grand Tasting at the New York Wine & Food Festival

Sunday, October 15 at 12pm

Chef Asif will appear at the Grand Tasting Grand Tasting presented by ShopRite Sunday, October 15 at 12:00 PM

Chef Q&A - Filling a vacuum for innovative Indian cuisine

Thursday, August 25 at 5pm - 8pm

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

Thursday, August 25 at 5pm - 8pm

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...

Chef Asif Syed invited to the NYC Wine & Food Festival

October 12 - 15, 2017

Chef Asif Syed's participation at this year's Food Network's NYC Wine & Food festival has been confirmed. After his successful performance at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival in February 2017, the organization committee of the NYC WFF decided to invite chef Asif to the event in New York, which will be celebrating its 10th anniversary. All net proceeds of this charity event will benefit the Food Bank For New York City and the No Kid Hungry® campaign.

Chef Asif, GM and head...