Subhas Bose Institute of Hotel Management (SBIHM), one of the leading hotel management institutes in the country, celebrated their annual Cake Mixing Ceremony today, in the presence of renowned Tollywood actor Mr. Arjun Chakraborty and eminentChef Manjit Singh Gill at their New Town campus. It was the largest cake mixing ceremony in the city involving students. Ms. Bidisha Sarkar, Director of SBIHM, was present to address the media.
December marks the advent of Christmas which is one of the most-awaited celebrations of the year and the Christmas cake is a much-loved part of it. But the making of the cake is no easy task, preparations begin months in advance. The first step towards making the cake is the mixing process, formally called the Cake Mixing ceremony. The Cake Mixing ceremony is a tradition that dates to 17th century Europe and is now celebrated worldwide.
Heaps of dry cherries, dates, plums, assorted dry fruits, black currants, dried figs and glace cherries were placed on a mixing tray and liquor was poured over them. The guests and students donning gloves mixed all the ingredients with spices like cinnamon and nutmeg with their hands. The students and guests were oozing with excitement and displayed much enthusiasm while participating in the ceremony.
On the occasion, Ms. Bidisha Sarkar, Director of SBIHM, said, “Cake mixing is a tradition celebrated to spread camaraderie and goodwill among the community. The celebrations for Christmas begin with this ceremony. We hold this cake mixing session every year where all our students actively take part and have a jolly time. Christmas is just around the corner and the weather is perfect to spread some joy and happiness around.”
Guests present had a lovely time and enjoyed every bit of the ceremony, from mixing the nuts to tasting the made mixture while the students made memories that would last them a lifetime.
About SBIHM: Subhas Bose Institute of Hotel Management (SBIHM) established in 1999, is one of the pioneer hotel management institutes in the country, a phenomenally booming industry attracting young generation to fulfill their dreams and get established in future. It remains the flagship brand of SBIHM and is recognized as one of the best Hotel and Business Management Institute in India. From the year 1999, SBIHM goes beyond giving just a management degree. SBIHM has been ranked Top Hotel Management Institute in the country by ABP News, GHRDC and CSR study survey.