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Chef Vikas Khanna impressed with children`s culinary skills

Mumbai: US-based chef Vikas Khanna, who will be one of the judges on the upcoming show `Junior Masterchef`, says he is impressed with the cooking talent of today`s children.

`Junior Masterchef Swaad Ke Ustaad`, the junior edition of culinary talent show `MasterChef` will showcase the cooking abilities of children.

"I feel it is easy to deal with kids as they are more open to ideas, while elders have ego coming in between," Vikas said.

The award winning chef says that viewers would be amazed with the children`s cookery talent and knowledge on the subject, during the show.

"I was so shocked, amazed to see their commitment, passion and positivity towards cooking," he added.

The show, to be aired on weekends stating from August 17 on Star Plus channel, will feature children in the age group of 8 to 12 years. Apart from Khanna, Kunal Kapoor and Surjan Singh Jolly will be the other celebrity judges on the show.