Kalyan began blogging about eight years back when his wife, who was tired of listening to him talk about food all the time, opened a blog for him. His blog, which she named finely chopped, has grown to be considered as one of India’s leading food blogs. It has won the FBAI awards consistently every year since the awards were introduced in 2013.Originally a market researcher, Kalyan is now also a food columnist and has written for publications such as Femina, Mumbai Mirror & MW Magazine and sites such as Eazydiner. He is the Foodie Hub (a global network of food experts) rep in Mumbai and a jury member of their global awards. He has been invited to share the Indian food story in international food summits such as Host Milano, Casa Asia and Madrid Fusion.