Michelin-starred Mayfair restaurant adds Leamington entrepreneur’s beer to menu

Empress Ale founder Surj Virk (left) with the team at Kanishka in Mayfair
A craft beer created by a Leamington entrepreneur has been picked by celebrity chef Atul Kochhar for his new flagship Mayfair restaurant. Kochhar, who stars in shows including My Million Pound Menu and Masterchef Goes Large, has added Empress Ale to the menu at Kanishka, which focuses on unexplored cuisine from North East India. Surj Virk set up Empress Ale in 2016 and gained investment in 2017 from its now chairman, Grenville Turner, the former chief executive of Countrywide Bank and former Zoopla board member. The business ... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...