Top Celebrity Chefs join OneRare, the First Food Metaverse on Polygon
The Foodverse is growing and how. The revolutionary concept of the world’s first Food Metaverse on the blockchain has caught the eye of foodies around the world, and now they have more reasons to be excited. Celebrity Chefs Arnold Poernomo, Saransh Goila & Jaimie Van Heije have collaborated with OneRare to celebrate their culinary journey as NFTs in the foodverse.
Launching on the Polygon network, OneRare benefits from Polygon’s low cost transactions and fast-growing NFT ecosystem. The leading Ethereum scaling platform, Polygon, has become one of the most popular choices for developers and users, with more than 100 million unique user addresses and 3,000 applications building on the network.
OneRare will be tokenizing the Chefs’ signature dishes as NFTs, and players will be able to claim these special artworks by collecting ingredients and playing the game. With the rapidly growing reach of the blockchain, the Chefs will get to interact with international audiences for the first time and introduce them to exciting culinary concepts from their part of the world.
With their successful fundraise of $2M from notable angels like & the biggest funds in crypto, OneRare is now ready to grow their Foodverse on Polygon chain. OneRare’s engaging gameplay brings the global F&B industry onto the blockchain for the first time, and keeping in mind the global appeal of Food, the project is striving to partner with top chefs from various countries to celebrate culinary delights from every corner of the world.
Let’s meet the Chefs who are taking their first steps into this exciting Foodverse !
Celebrity chef and judge on cooking reality series Masterchef Indonesia, Arnold Poernomo is an iconic restaurateur & founder of six restaurants in Sydney, Bali and Jakarta. Born and raised in a culinary-savvy family with two brothers, Arnold attributes his success to his passion for the food industry & is now making his way to the blockchain to explore the new realms of Food. “Food brings people together. Combined with metaverse and Onerare, the possibilities are endless and for sure delicious”, says Arnold.
Saransh Goila is an Indian Chef & widely known for creating his own trademark of a classic Indian dish, now named the Goila Butter Chicken. In 2011, he won the title of India’s youngest super chef. Goila holds a record for the ‘Longest road journey by a chef’, travelling across India to discover regional cuisines, for 100 days. With a large social media following, Goila champions Indian food & believes the metaverse will be a true turning point for bringing regional cuisines to the global forefront.
“From being a chef in my home kitchen to teaching and creating recipes virtually I’ve learnt that food really has no boundaries. Super excited to explore this new chapter of food in the metaverse by OneRare. The fact that you can create your favourite recipes in the metaverse and own dish NFTs is fascinating for me. I’m really looking forward to showcasing my favourite dishes on OneRare, and hoping to make the metaverse a delicious space!”
JAIMIE VAN HEIJE
Jaimie van Heije is a renowned Dutch Chef and owner of several high cuisine restaurants in The Netherlands. Heading his signature namesake restaurant, Jaimie’s culinary passion has led him to exploring food in all forms. “I love to create the best dishes out of nearly nothing. Food connects. It really does”, says Jaimie. Known in media as ‘rock-‘n-roll’ thanks to his offbeat passion for sneakers & cars, Jaimie weaves unique Indonesian flavors into the freshest Dutch produce.
Jaimie is a big fan of NFTs & excited to not only bring his ideas to the blockchain, but also play the game himself. “I’m very in love with the idea of OneRare, like there is a connection in my restaurant with the food and the client,” says Jaimie. “There is also a connection between crypto, the food and beverage sector. I truly love the idea and I can’t wait to play!”
With the biggest names of the Global Food & Beverage Industry ready to explore the blockchain and connect with their fans worldwide, it’s safe to say that OneRare is ready to disrupt the traditional industry and create a new model for Food & Foodies.
Founded by Gaurav Gupta and Supreet Raju, OneRare is the world’s first Metaverse for Food, or better put, Foodverse. Built on Polygon chain, we are creating the first tokenization layer that celebrates Food in Web3 — creating an immersive & gamified experience for users worldwide.
🍩 Claim Dish NFTs from all across the world | Global Cuisines, Festive Menus, Vegan/Keto, Cocktails & more
🍟 Immerse in our Gamified Foodverse to create Dishes | Play-to-earn Farm, Farmer’s Marketplace, Kitchen, & Mobile Gaming Playground
🌿 Bringing Food Industry to Web3 | Collaborating with Celebrity Chefs, Iconic Restaurants, & Food Brands for their first NFTs in blockchain gaming
🍕 Food Partners to Web3 Projects | Special Menus for Web3 games & characters, Food Catering for Web3 events
🍉 NFT to Real Life | Swap NFTs for meals & deals from Top Restaurants/Brands
🍍 Action Against Hunger | Collaborate with Chefs & Projects to raise awareness against world hunger