The UK’s first Hindi food and lifestyle channel, Foodxp has begun testing on the Sky platform, ahead of its official launch in August.
As revealed on BizAsiaLive.com last weekend, Foodxp will be handled by World Media Connect in the UK. The channel boasts of original programming featuring some of the biggest Indian chefs. It launches on Thursday 1st August on Sky channel 712.
Some of the shows confirmed for launch are:
Fuse It with Mirvaan
Fusion cuisine is an all-time hit. Watch Master Chef Mirvaan cook up a storm with his global recipes with some interesting twists and flavoursome ingredients.
Thali The Great Indian Meal
Rohan begins his food series and explores different kinds of Thali across India. Watch him discovering the origin and savouring the best Thalis of the country.
Celebrate Jashn-e-Daawat with Chef Neha with her best experimental recipes. From expert cooking tips to presentation aesthetics, this show has all.
Ek Star Ingredient
Master Chef Aashima makes your recipes stand out with just one-star ingredient! Fruits, veggies, organic seeds, you name it and you have it on Ek Star Ingredient.
Great World Hotels
Embark on the magic carpet to the most renowned hotels in the world. Come sit in the lap of luxury in ‘Great World Hotels’.
Backpack is the story of a solo wanderer set out on a mission to discover the world in its natural form. Look forward to a lot of experiential travel.
Tests of Foodxp on Sky can be seen here:
-> Using your Sky Digi remote, go to Services Menu
-> Select System Setup
-> Select Add Channels
-> Enter frequency: 11.582 (H), FEC: 5/6, SR: 22000 / DVB-S / QPSK
-> Find Channels and Press SELECT
-> Highlight “52104” service and press Yellow button
-> Return to Services Menu
-> Other Channels (6) on STB / (8) on Sky+
-> Click on “52104” to view the channel