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“My Sri Lanka with Peter Kuruvita”

Peter’s first series aired nationally on SBS One over 10 weeks from November 2011.  SBS Food and Peter Kuruvita take your tastebuds on a tour of one of the world’s last paradises, Sri Lanka.

In homage to his Sri Lankan background “My Sri Lanka” follows Peter across the country, cooking on beaches, mountains, in jungles and with all manner of talented, creative and heartwarming locals.

This stunning 10-part series shot by Sydney-based team The Precinct Studios takes you around Sri Lanka, capturing the breathtaking beauty and local cuisine of each region.  CLICK HERE TO VIEW EPISODES

“My Sri Lanka” also aired on UKTV in Britain on the Good Food Channel (Sky 247,250, Virgin 260,261,262) at 7pm weekdays and in New Zealand on Food TV on Thursday nights at 8pm. It will appear on NatGeo Adventure in Africa, Middle East & Asia,  and SBS network through the Pacific. For detailed information on the My Sri Lanka series 

My Sri Lanka with Peter Kuruvita – awards and nominations:

  • Finalist 2012 Banff Rockies Program Competition Lifestyle & Information Programs
  • Nominee 2012 Logie Award Most Popular New Male Talent

The series is now available on DVD including lots of extra features CLICK HERE TO ORDER

If you are inspired by the series to start cooking curries at home, CLICK HERE for a list of essential ingredients, cooking utensils, and handy hits to Sri Lankan cuisine.

Once you’re set up, there’s no stopping you trying all the delicious dishes from the show CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE RECIPES

READ about What’s Cooking on SBS FOOD

Check out the Facebook page for My Sri Lanka with Peter Kuruvita for updates, photos, behind-the-scenes and more!