Online Cooking Class - Authentic Pakoras

Whip up one of India's favorite snack foods in this virtual cooking class with Chef Rishika.

One of the most celebrated snacks or appetizers in India, fried pakoras are a treat to indulge in. In this live online cooking class, you'll learn how to make two kinds of pakoras. Chef Rishika will teach you tips and techniques along the way as you prepare onion pakoras and paneer pakoras, along with yogurt mint chutney with cilantro and lime. End class with a refreshing fruit lassi drink.

  • Cooking class is fully interactive.
  • Chef accompanies you throughout the entire process.
  • Ask as many questions as you want!
  • Recipes Recipe links are sent in your booking confirmation.
  • Ingredients Ingredients can be adapted for dietary restrictions or lack of availability and can be delivered by your preferred local grocer with the link below.
  • Technology Connect with the chef using Zoom on your computer, tablet or mobile device.
  • Class Participation Chime in with questions through audio or chat. Use of video is optional.
  • Class Size
    Public class sizes are between 4 to 20 connections to provide an opportunity for all guests to participate and ask questions. Private classes can accommodate up to 498 guests.
  • Event Duration 75 minutes
  • Prep Time 30 minutes
  • Labels Beginner, Couples, Group, Indian, Vegetarian


Chickpea flour
Chaat masala
Vegetable oil
Cumin powder
Garam masala
Red chili powder
Coriander powder
Baking soda
Fresh cilantro
Green chilis
Lime juice
Fruit purée
Greek yogurt

Kitchen Equipment

Large pot
Mixing bowls
Perforated ladle
Measuring spoons

Prep Work Details

1. Measure out all ingredients. 2. Cut onion rounds. 3. Cut paneer into cubes.

Reviews guests left for other experiences with Chef Rishika



02 Apr 2023

This class was excellent and I would highly recommend it! Chef Rishika gave really clear directions and took the time to see how we were doing at each step. The food was amazing (I am particularly thrilled to now be able to make my own naan). I learned a lot. Thank you!



02 Apr 2023

Chef Rishika did a great job managing the class, getting through all the recipes, and helping everyone create delicious final products. We had a really great time and learned a lot!



19 Mar 2023

Had a great time, food was amazing, would def do this again

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Chef Rishika is a passionate and knowledgable chef with a degree in culinary arts and extensive training in baking and bread making. The bulk of her experience includes cooking for five-star hotels, where she has developed valuable skills that have helped shaped her into the chef she is today. Chef Rishika believes every cooking opportunity is a chance to grow, and as she continues to expand her own expertise, she looks forward to sharing her knowledge with you.

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