On June 21, a lucky number of HSBC's Premier clients will travel to Cinnamon Wild Yala with Nigella, where they will get an opportunity to mix and mingle with the celebrity as they embark on a wildlife safari, a sunset dinner by the lake followed by a champagne breakfast.
In the evening of the 22nd of June, Nigella will travel back to Colombo where she will be hosted at the Cinnamon Grand Colombo for a cocktail, where participants will have the chance to purchase her latest book - At My Table: A Celebration of Home Cooking.
The excitement continues with the 'Mystery Box Cooking Challenge' designed by Nigella on June 23, held at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo. Aspiring Sri Lankan cooks who wish to showcase their culinary skills and compete in this challenge can send their entries online. Shortlisted candidates participate in the cook-off, where there will be three winners selected in the categories of technique, flavour and presentation. Details will be available in due course on www.cinnamonboxoffice.com.
On the 23rd, there will also be an exclusive closed-door event for 400 lucky individuals who will be privy to a conversation with Nigella, where the celebrity cook will discuss details of her career, her culinary achievements, inspirations and much more; followed by an enticing brunch, a meet-and-greet and photo opportunities.
A tour of Sri Lanka would not be complete without Ceylon tea. On the evening of the 23rd, 400 participants will have an opportunity to partake in High Tea, curated by Nigella followed by a book signing of Nigella's latest book which will be available for purchase at the venue.
Cinnamon Life presents Nigella Lawson in Colombo - in association with HSBC Premier, Transport Provider Jaguar Land Rover, Airline Partner Sri Lankan Airlines, High Tea Partner Spa Ceylon gourmet tea, Indulgence Partner Imorich Ice cream, Inbound Travel Partner Walkers Tours, Outdoor media partner Emerging Media, Official partner of the everyday Beko, Print Media and Web partners the Sunday Times, the Daily Mirror, Daily FT, Life online, Daily Mirror.lk, Hi Magazine and HI TV, Radio Partner Lite FM, Cinema Partner Scope Cinema and Domestic Airline Partner Cinnamon Air.