We always marvel at the ability of our favourite celebs to stay fit despite eating all the good food that is available to them. I mean, how does one resist? They don’t, but still manage to look the way they do! Recently Parineeti Chopra went rogue on what seemed like all the food in Dubai and left us feeling very, very hungry and of course incredibly shocked- she’s bound to gain a few hundred pounds after eating so much, right?Also Read - Reasons to Watch The MS Dhoni vs Rohit Sharma Face-Off in UAE
The Bollywood diva went vacationing in Dubai with her friends recently and made it her mission to sample all the food that she possibly could in one trip. Her social media pages were full of photos and videos of her outrageous foodie escapade that included tasting everything from Japanese food to the the droolworthy Emirati cuisine, and even waffles and pancakes from food trucks. ALSO READ: Sonam Kapoor’s Mumbai Food Guide: The Neerja star swears by THESE city restaurants! Also Read - Can’t Lose Weight? Add These 7 Essential Nutrients to Your Diet to Lose Weight Quickly
Parineeti was in Dubai, trying out food and food stalls that are going to be a part of the Dubai Food Festival that is going to be hosted from February 23 to March 11, this year. Check out all the things that she had: Also Read - Viral Video: This Toddler's Excitement on Seeing a Pizza Will Totally Melt Your Heart | WATCH
1. Food Trucks on Kite Beach
The actor started out with sampling some parathas from the food trucks at the picturesque Kite Beach in Dubai. She posted this goofy video of herself on her Instagram handle. Which one do you think she actually ended up eating from the menu? “Plain paratha, sugar paratha, Nutella paratha, cheese paratha, honey paratha yaa Suleimani chai?” Also, did anyone else notice the heavenly sweet cheese dish Kunafeh on the other side of the board Parineeti is reading from? *Droooools* They had other stuff too, including fried chicken sandwich, pancakes and waffles with warm maple butter. ALSO READ: Follow the fitness and diet plan of Kaabil star to get a hot body like him
2. Sampling Emirati Cuisine
Parineeti got the chance to try out all the courses of the Emirati cuisine, which, she was quick to notice was just another version of the Indian cuisine. She tried out something that she thought was a lot like Biryani and something else that she thought was “inspired” from the Indian phirni. Just look at her appreciate all that food that she’s tasting. A true foodie! ALSO READ: Priyanka Chopra Diet Plan revealed: Here’s what the Baywatch star eats everyday to keep fit
3. Breakfasting at Burj al Arab
Parineeti got a taste of what it feels like to breakfast like the Sheikhs, at Al Naseem, Madinat Jumeirah. She ultimately gave up, saying, “That’s it! I can’t have anymore!”, only to change her mind 10 seconds later and say, “Okay, just one last bite.” OMG! She’s just like us! ALSO READ: Foodie Alert: Kaabil girl Urvashi Rautela loves Delhi’s golgappas, momos and dahi-vadas!
4. Watching live food theater
Parineeti and her friends also enjoyed some live food theater while in Dubai and the actor was especially taken with the drama involved in the whole affair. The performance was held at Izakaya at JW Marriot Marquis Dubai, that excels at serving authentic Japanese food. The divas was more than excited to get behind the scenes at the hotel’s kitchen and even spent a good amount of time chit-chatting with the chef, when she was done watching the live food preparation show and tasting all the scrumptious dishes. ALSO READ: 5 times Shilpa Shetty Kundra proved that she’s the fittest foodie in town!
5. Stealing food right from the kitchen
On her last day of the trip, Parineeti got behind the scenes with yet another chef at Palazzo Versace in Dubai and saw how the food was being prepared. The chef explained to her about the food and the kind of ingredients used in the food and while there, Parineeti stole a plate of food oh-so-subtly. ALSO READ: 5 times Deepika Padukone unleashed the foodie in her
Parineeti, who has recently joined the bandwagon of super fit Bollywood stars, with her dramatic transformation that became the talk of the town last year. Parineeti has debuted her new super sexy and super fit avatar, with a photo series that was designed to inspire the hell out of people and get them off their butts and into the gym. She hogged all the limelight in her song in Varun Dhawan’s Dishoom, where she flashed her impressive and sculpted abs.
But losing all that weight was not easy for her, given her intense love for food. The Ishaqzaade star had revealed in an interview with NDTV, “I was always thinking about food. So, it took a lot of mental strength to lose all the extra weight. I thought I would never be able to give up pizza, but I did. I eat everything in limited portions now, but I make it a point to fulfill my cravings”. So now we know, just how Pari manages to look so sultry hot even after hogging on such delicious foods! The actor will be next seen opposite Aayushman Khurana in the film Meri Pyaari Bindu, that is going to be released in May this year.