Occupation: Event Organiser
Proficiency: Veg & Non-Veg
Determined to prove that age has no limit, 44 year old Puneet Mehta is an Out Of Control Punjabi who cooks as a hobby. He started cooking at the age of 10-12 out of necessity. Later he began cooking regularly after marriage as his wife would be at work in the mornings. As he cooks daily for his family, his son too got hooked to cooking. Now, aspiring to become a chef, Puneet wants to ease the way for him.
“Being in MasterChef will give me an identity, and it will be easier for me to establish myself in the future.” He wants to open up a reasonable, budget eatery. He appears to intend promoting good Punjabi food, and connected instantly with Chef Vikas. A fun loving, jolly man he is enjoying his experience as opposed to his event management job which is a high pressured one. He claims, however his time management skills from his job will help him in this endeavour.