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LBB and Monkey Bar Gastro Bazaar | Think Outside the Shop

Editors posted on 14th January

Spend the day sunning, socialising, and sampling the coolest homegrown brands in town! What's more - we're not just talking food, we're talking about an astronomical gastronomical day of indulgences! Palate teasers, glutton challenges, customised cocktails, and a mega gastro quiz, we've got it all and more, for one and all, in one awesome space! LBB and Monkey Bar present Gastro Bazaar – Think Outside the Shop.

What to Expect?

Test your GQ {Gastro Quotient} |

Claim your 'Ultimate Foodie Status' at Delhi's first ever Mega Gastro Quiz. Open to all ages, and all things gastro, this multi format quiz will test your knowledge about food, recipes, ingredients, cuisines, celebrity chefs - pretty much anything gastro! Round up 2 foodie buddies, get those creative juices flowing {start by naming your team!} and fill out the form below to register. Alternatively, you can register on the spot at Monkey bar on the 1st of February, 2015, between 10am and 11am. This registration enlists your team for the prelims. As for making it to the finals… make sure you put your best food forward!

The prelims will be from 11am to 12pm {for teams registered on LBB, or at Monkey Bar in the mentioned time slot only}. 6 teams will be shortlisted for the finals, held from 3pm to 4pm. All teams MUST participate in the prelims in order to be eligible for the finals. No exceptions will be made.

The Bazaar |

We’ve got flavoured jams, marmalades, jellies, and even super convenient to eat honey sachets that you can get a taste of, and even take home with you. Take a walk around and sample delicious and steaming meals in a bowl, or taster sized treats from different cuisines, and end your tasting feast with picks from our home bakers and dessert makers, some bringing their top picks to Delhi and Gurgaon foodies for the first time ever! Bring your friends, family, and your appetite. They're all in for a super great time!

Check out the awesome folk partnering with us!

Honey Twigs is bringing some natural and super easy to eat natural honey

SweetMoon Bakeshop, Bangalore based, is now in Delhi, and bringing killer desserts to our bazaar!

Ekaiba; for some gorgeous storage and gift boxes for chocolates, wine and other foods, and more!

HargoBaker gave LBB's Christmas Bar Crawlers a taste of his truffles, and is now lining them up for you! Find him on instagram @hargobaker

Cibo Terroso's bringing a super cool oven on wheels, and dishing out some piping hot pizzas

Mykonos is joining us, bringing all that's Greek to food

Frugurpop is coming armed with flavoured popsicles, delicious at any age!

Kaffa Cerrado, for awesome coffees to pair with your desserts, or after a great meal, or just to inhale as you soak in the sun

Leaping Caravan, for original recipes straight from GT Karnal road; foodies brace yourselves!

Lambas Catering, for all time favourite rolls and wintery tawa goodness, fresh off the fire

Via Goa, for those who couldn't take off to Goa this winter, and for those who did and miss it!

Happy Hakka, come, try some dim sum! Or pick from other mini Chinese meals

Naani ki Matthi and Spice Jar, bringing old school staple matthi and flavoured achaar back; #throwback?

Hokey Pokey; speaking of old school, I scream, you scream, we all scream for?

Gourmet Jar; free from preservatives, packed with flavour, this is LBB's jam!

MexitUp; Nachos, salsa and cheese? Yes sir, anytime please!

Gourmet Medleys, for some gluten free, healthy home made snacks

Kababs and Kormas; Home style Awadhi treats, at their best

The Secret Ingredient, for pancakes, pies and sweet treats in a jar

Judgment Free Gluttony |

Make sure you're around for one of our hourly gastro challenges, designed for insatiable appetites, and fierce competitors. Try your spoon at the Ice Cream Tub eating contest, or brace yourself for the Burger Eating contest. Bringing the kids? They'll be shoo-ins for the flavoured popsicle eating contest! And there's more where these came from. Might we recommend some drawstring pants and loose sweatshirts as your apparel of choice?

Won't let the Sun go down on you |

The sun will eventually set, but not on the spirit of this Gastro Bazaar! Monkey Bar will be giving you a chance to get behind one of their DIY cocktail stations {ID please!}, and concoct your very own cocktails, all to the tunes of Monkey Bar’s resident DJ in his element.

When: February 1st, 2015

Where:  Monkey Bar, Vasant Kunj {Next to the Mini Cooper Showroom}

Time: 10 am to 7 pm, followed by the sundowner

Registrations for the Gastro Quiz are now closed