About Aarti Sequeira
Aarti Sequeira is an Indian American chef and television personality, best known as the winner of the sixth season of Food Network's reality television show, The Next Food Network Star. As a result of that victory, her show Aarti Party premiered on the network in 2010. Following Aarti Party, she went on to host Taste in Translation on Cooking Channel. She had previously worked as a CNN news producer and in 2008 started the online cooking variety show Aarti Paarti. Her first cookbook, Aarti Paarti: An American Kitchen with an Indian Soul, was released in 2014.