CNN International TV was in Mauritius
for an authentic Mauritian culinary journey


The CNN International TV, based in London, visited Mauritius in the beginning of June 2015 to film a show called ‘African Voices’ which highlighted and showcased our Mauritian cuisine.
Chef Arvin Bissessur, sous chef at Le Canonnier Hotel, assisted by Chef Dischan Mungur, Chef-de-parti at Le Canonnier Hotel, embarked them in a culinary voyage and made them explore, experience and film our unique gastronomy, from gourmet dishes at hotel restaurants to insight visits in food production industries and multicultural food scenes at Port-Louis Central Market, the heart of our local life and traditions.
Chef Arvin Bissessur gathered all the ingredients for CNN International TV crew to capture the essence of our gastronomy and make their 280 million viewers around the world experience a culinary getaway in Mauritius.
CNN: ‘African Voices’ Cooking up a taste of paradise

Chef Arvin Bissessur will also represent Mauritius in the International competition Global Chefs Challenge 2015/2016 organized by the World Association of Chefs’ Societies (WACS). The semi finals for the African and Middle East regions will be held in Abu Dhabi on the 07th and 08th of December 2015.