Sukhwinder Singh Hayer

Gastronomy in the old town: Swagat resturant

Sukhwinder Singh Hayer, born in 1979, is the owner of Swagat Indian restaurant in Alessandria. In the interview, he tells the story of his passion for cooking and how it links to the history of his restaurant.

He explains the recipes of some dishes, such as the spinach pancakes, and sweet, like the mango mousse.

The interview was conducted by students of the Cavour Medium School of Alessandria, for PISU and Oper Discovery Space projects.

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Geographic information

Country: IT

Region: Piemonte

City: Alessandria

District: AL

Altitude: 95m s.l.m.

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Sukhwinder Singh Hayer

Date of birth: 11-26-1979
Profession: Entrepreneur
Languages: Italiano

Document by: Michele Filippo Fontefrancesco
Video by: Michele Filippo Fontefrancesco - Alunni Scuola Media Cavour Alessandria

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