Cooking Class - Explore Northern India

COVID-19 protocols this chef will implement are:
Chef Wearing a Mask
Social Distancing Friendly

Prepare and enjoy the flavors and culture of prominent Northern Indian dishes.

Chef Parsati will take you on a culinary adventure to Northern India where you will learn an array of cooking techniques from a professional chef.

In this hands-on class, you will learn impressive cooking tips as you prepare authentic dishes from Delhi, the capital of India. Learn how to incorporate Indian spices, sour ingredients, dry herbs and more, as you create classic Northern Indian dishes, from chicken kebabs with pickled onions to panchmel dal with fives types of lentils to shahi aloo palak to a tart cranberry halwa.

Guests are welcome to bring wine and beer to enjoy during the class.

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 10
  • Meal Courses 4
  • Event Duration 2 hours
  • Labels Couples, Date Night, Group, Indian

Cozymeal guest reviews for this experience

Whitney C.

28 Jul 2021

I highly recommend a cooking class with Chef Parsati! We did a class with her to celebrate a birthday and it was wonderful. Chef Parsati is a wealth of knowledge and taught us delicious recipes, cooking techniques, and answered our many questions. She was also extremely careful and thoughtful on hygiene and safety. Food was delicious and it was a very memorable experience!

David F.

28 Jul 2021

My son gave me a cooking class with Chef Parsati for my 66th birthday, and had kept the event/destination a surprise to me -- the two of us comprised her whole class. The experience was relaxed, informative, fun, and culminated with our enjoying the products of our labor. (Chef Parsati graciously called herself our "sous chef", letting us do all the key steps beyond her orderly preparation setting out the ingredients, ready for slicing, chopping, etc.) She made us feel at home immediately, and was warm and friendly throughout. Her kitchen and dining area were scrupulously clean, and she observed COVID protocols out of an abundance of caution, e.g. remaining masked throughout though all of us were fully vaccinated. Her expertise with North Indian cuisine was obvious. She had useful tips, e.g. preferred cooking oils, how to sequence the ingredients, and how to time the cooking. She showed how to share several ingredients across dishes in the menu, yielding distinct tastes by virtue of different proportions and seasonings. Her explanations were clear and she patiently answered all our questions. She also was flexible in adapting all the recipes to avoid ingredients my son is allergic to, e.g. replacing lentils with tofu in the Dal. All the dishes were delicious, even the tofu, which I normally find unexciting. My favorite was the Kebabs (pictured), which appeared flame-grilled, though we actually fried them. We had ample time at the end to eat our fill and pack leftovers. I was delighted by the experience and enthusiastically recommend this class!

Feroze S.

26 Jul 2021

Chef Parsati is warm and welcoming, knowledgeable, and eager to teach in a fun and relaxed environment. She's a lovely host and I hope I get to eat her food again soon. We had a great time, thanks Chef Parsati!

$ 119 Per person

all-inclusive: 2-hour class, 4-course meal and taxes.

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Chef Parsati
Chef Parsati Verified chef
Food safety certified

A true culinary virtuosa, Chef Parsati has worked as an instructor teaching private cooking lessons and after-school programs for an international educational platform that teaches kids math, science, and geography through cooking, and also previously worked for Williams Sonoma in a culinary capacity. Chef Parsati loves researching new recipes, experimenting in the kitchen, and hosting small, private, interactive cooking classes for clients.

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