"Far Flung with Gary Mehigan" in Laos - Behind the Scenes Photo Gallery
Venture behind the scenes of “Far Flung with Gary Mehigan” in Laos (airing as episode 4 in Australia on Channel TEN this August 22, 6pm and in India on Fox Life, this September 5, 9pm), MasterChef judge Gary is our guest at both Kiridara and our villas in the historic heart of this UNESCO heritage site.
[Australian Residents – win a trip to Luang Prabang!]
Click on an image below to get a full-screen view of the gallery or scroll further down for an exciting offer retracing the steps of MasterChef Gary.
Welcoming Chef Gary at Luang Prabang Airport
Refreshing towels after a long journey
A Baci Ceremony for Chef Gary, the traditional welcoming Ceremony in Laos
Chef Gary sharing some tips with our Barista.
One on One Barista training from the Master Chef.
Profile Pic of Gary Mehigan at Kiridara
Chef Gary taking a selfie on Mount Phou Si
Chef Gary in conversation with Chris Stafford, VP of SilverNeedle Hotel Collection
Chef Gary and Chris exchanging their thoughts on Kiridara.
Chef Gary and Chris enjoying the signature SilverNeedle Hotel Collection Afternoon Tea
Chef Gary selecting produce at the local market
Chef Gary at the morning market.
A vendor sampling her vegetable produce.
Early Morning food preparation by Chef Gary for the alms giving in the morning.
Bhuddist morning rituals include chanting and praying
Communal Chanting and Meditation in the morning.
Monks leaving for the alms giving
Alms Giving Scene in Luang Prabhang
Gary offers alms to a young monk
Cameraman filming Chef Gary
The camera crew being busy catching all the details of Chef Gary
View of the Villa kitchen – just imagine less staff and yourself in there.
Stirring up some delicious fare – Chef Gary at his best.
Visoun Villa with view of ‘Nam Khan’ just before it joins the Mekong.
Visoun Villa overlooking the garden grounds
Chef Gary with the Kiridara Team.
Sunset over Luang Prabhang with Mount Phu Si in the background.
Kiridara is pleased to present two memorable experience packages that will allow you to retrace the steps of MasterChef judge Gary Mehigan:
Catch a trailer of “Far Flung with Gary Mehigan”, now airing on Channel FYI Asia (check your local cable TV listing). If you want to check out the recipes of Crispy fish with long beans and green mango, Duck Larb and Sticky Rice with Mushrooms and Jackfruit Seeds, click through to Chef Gary’s site. Better yet, learn how to cook the Laotian dishes visiting Kiridara Luang Prabang in Laos.