Ria Amber Tesia

I am a food critic sitting on 6 judging panels; 1. British Street Food Awards Judge 2. Italian Food Awards Judge 3. Asian Curry Awards Judge 4. Nottingham Restaurant & Bar Awards Judge 5. Nottingham Food & Drink Awards Judge 6.This Is Manchester Awards Judge I am also a food and drink writer, and have appeared on the James Martin show in three of his wine tasting segments. I will be appearing on Derby Sound Radio presenting a weekly food feature where I will round up food news and reviews of the week.

Special subjects

Indian food (cooking and critiquing it).

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Gujarati, Hindi. I also understand basic Punjabi and Urdu.

Regular work

Here are a few links of my latest work: 1. https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/whats-on/food-drink/derbyshires-must-visit-pop-up-2885818 2. https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/news/derby-news/mouthwatering-food-delicious-family-affair-2880918 3. https://www.visitderby.co.uk/blog/2019/02/eatery-review-derby-pyclet-parlour-derby/

Commercial interests

Evangelical about pairing food and drink. Love speaking and writing about food matching (i.e. beer and curry / coffee and cake).