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.

Cozymeal guest reviews for other experiences with Chef Rishika

Brian C.


19 Mar 2023

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

Sean H.


08 Mar 2023

My partner and I recently had the pleasure of participating in one of Chef Rishika's classes and it was an absolutely delightful experience. From the very beginning, chef Rishika was warm, friendly, and incredibly knowledgeable about all aspects of cooking. If you have the opportunity to do a class with her, we both highly recommend you do so!

Danielle L.


04 Mar 2023

Chef Rishika had the perfect menu for us! She was kind, friendly and highly knowledgeable. Her space was very clean and welcoming. It was like cooking for a long time friend! Highly recommend.

Meet your chef

Chef Rishika
Chef Rishika Verified chef
Food safety certified

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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