Cookies! They are not just something we eat.
Learn to make Coconut Rice and Stew in a private online class!
Approximately 1.5 hours
Your host Srividya
Srividya worked for many years in the luxury hotel industry and relishes the opportunity to introduce her guests to South India's cultural and culinary traditions. She delights in preparing fresh, healthy meals using locally grown vegetables and ingredients. Srividya enjoys the balance of a complete meal that has variety in terms of flavors, nutrition, pace, texture, and digestion. You will sense her pride as she shares interesting anecdotes and stories that highlight the traditions and science behind the foods you will cook together. Srividya is a vegetarian, and together you'll will cook three South Indian dishes such as coconut rice, a mildly spiced rice dish cooked with coconut, vegetable stew, a combination of vegetables cooked in a flavorful coconut gravy and sweet potato varuval, spiced sweet potato stir fry.
Learn to make three traditional South Indian dishes - a rice dish, a stew and a side dish
Private, one-on-one online instruction with a local from Chennai
Scheduled mutually at your convenience (host lives in Chennai, India (GMT+5:30))
Customization available for dietary restrictions or preferences
Recipes and ingredients list will be emailed in advance of class
Travel from your own home and learn South Indian culinary traditions!
This is a vegetarian class.
What will you cook together
Sweet Potato Fry
IngredientsSee Full Ingredient List
3 tsp mustard seeds
1 tbsp split Bengal gram (chana dal)
12-15 peanuts (optional)
10-15 curry leaves
4 green chilies
1 cup grated coconut (fresh or frozen)
1 cup cooked rice
3 large florets of cauliflower
4 green beans
1 drumstick (optional)
1 small onion
1-inch ginger piece, finely chopped
3-4 black peppercorns, crushed
1 cup coconut milk
2 dry red chilies
2 cups sweet potatoes or regular potatoes
1/8 tsp turmeric powder
1/2 tsp garam masala powder
Salt to taste
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$36 initial guest
+ $18 each additional screen
HOW IT WORKS
Submit your request and payment and receive confirmation details and recipe (typically within 48 hours)
Meet your host online at your agreed time for your private cooking lesson!