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Adeel Chaudhry is the first Pakistani foodie in Forbes

Adeel Chaudhry, a well-known food critic and restaurateur, became the first Pakistani expert to be included in the prestigious Forbes magazine, putting Pakistani culture and cuisine on the map of the world.

With millions of views on social media, the proprietor of the well-known Lahore eateries Junoon and Bohat Aala has surpassed all other Pakistani food vloggers as the most watched in the world for 2022.

The respect Adeel Chaudhry received from Forbes, the most influential magazine in the world, humbled him. On Tuesday, the foodie posted a moving message to his Instagram. In the caption, he wrote,

Humbled and can’t be more thankful to Allah and my fans for this success and concluding this year as Proudest Pakistani. First Pakistani food connoisseur recognised in leading magazine. Thank you Forbes for recognising Pakistani cuisine as one of the greatest in the world and featuring a proud Pakistani.

Food unites borders. #bohatalaa Pakistani cuisine has hundreds of millions of views abroad, helping me reach my aim of putting Pakistani food and culture on the global map.

And a big shout out to all the amazing Chefs, content Creators, hard core foodies of Pakistan for doing amazing work to promote Pakistani food and my Followers you all are #bohataala’, he captioned. Forbes featured a food influencer who wants to put Pakistani food on the map.