New Delhi: International tennis legend Roger Federer got a taste of India when he feasted on a giant-sized naan (a flat bread made of white flour and baked in a tandoor), served with the usual non-vegetarian and vegetarian accompaniments, and then its traditional desserts at a signature restaurant during his maiden trip to the country.
Roger Federer tweeted this picture of a giant naan
"Got naan," Federer tweeted yesterday morning along with a photograph in which he's all smiles holding a crisp naan. According to a hotel source, Federer relished the sikandri raan, murgh malai kabab, seekh kabab, tandoori gobi, tandoori aloo, daal bukhara, and naan bukhara at the Bukhara, the restaurant at ITC Maurya.
For dessert, he ordered kulfi, phirni and gulab jamun.
The Swiss star, a 17-time Grand Slam champion, who is here to participate in the inaugural International Premier Tennis League (IPTL), dined with his father and associates, the source told IANS.