What You’ll Do
South Asian cuisine in particular is known for its seamless blending of bold flavors and spices—such as chili, saffron, and coconut—into one perfectly seasoned dish. Chef and Mumbai native Kavita Chambery knows how to harmoniously blend these classic South Asian flavors, and she imparts her wisdom during a cooking workshop where you’ll craft butter chicken, bhindi (okra), dal makhani (black lentils), and jeera (cumin) rice. After creating the authentic meal from organic and grass-fed ingredients, you and your classmates sit down and savor your homemade dishes.<p>
- South Asian Culinary Education
Explore the fundamentals of South Asian cuisine from Kavita while crafting your own butter chicken, bhindi, dal makhani, and jeera rice<p>
- Homemade Feast
After preparing each dish, sit down and savor your homemade cuisine<p>
- All-Natural Ingredients
All of the dishes are made with grass-fed and organic ingredients<p>
Each event is capped at six participants; each event requires a minimum of two participants in order to take place.<p>
####Your Host Kavita Chambery
South Asian Culinary Expert
Born in India, Kavita Chambery grew up watching her grandmother cook South Indian cuisine in her childhood hometown of Mumbai. From a young age, Kavita learned to make traditional dishes such as chutneys and pickles—she even ground her own flour. Upon moving to the United States, she floored her friends with her culinary skills, and eventually started Saffron and Turmeric, which offers South Indian cooking classes and workshops.
####When Classes run from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
November 3 | November 10
December 8 | December 15
November 2 |
####Where You'll Meet The event will be held at a Takoma Park residence. The exact address will be shared after purchase.
Eastern Ave and Walnut St.
Washington, District of Columbia 20012Get Directions