World’s smallest recipe book from Publis to President

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Master Chef and Director of Mount Lavinia Hotel Dr. Publis Silva presented a few books written by him including the book titled ‘Raja Bojana of Sri Lanka’ to President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday (24) at Temple Trees. The miniature recipe book titled ‘Raja Bojana’ is 1cm by 1cm and weighs about five milligrams.  It contains 40 royal recipes and their history. Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Mount Lavinia Hotel Chairman Sanath Ukwatte and Dr. Publis Silva’s wife Wimala Rajakaruna were present at the occasion — Pic by Nalin Hewapathirana                           In commemoration of Chef Publis’s 77th birthday, the world’s smallest recipe book, which is 1cm x 1cm in dimension and only five milligrams in weight and features 42 recipes, was launched at the Mount Lavinia Empire Ballroom on Thursday – Pic by Upul Abayasekara