Indian cuisine spans a range of flavors: from the spicy taste of vindaloo to the mild taste of rice pudding to the supermild taste of a folded napkin you put all the way in your mouth. Taste real Indian food with this Groupon.
$99 for a Series of Eight Indian Cooking Classes ($200 Value)
Expertly trained in the art of cooking traditional Indian cuisine, Chef Das leads students through two-hour classes that explore dishes such as butter chicken, slow-roasted in a clay oven, vegetarian paneer masala with fresh cheese and fenugreek, and daal makhni—a dish of kidney beans, black lentils, and ginger. Students also explore paratha, an Indian flatbread, and gulab jamun, a dessert of milky dough-balls soaked in syrup with a hint of cardamom. Classes take place Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to noon and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
International Culinary Institute
Chef Das gladly carries on the tradition of crafting fine food and sharing trade secrets with an accessible teaching-style. Students of her classes gain a greater understanding of the culinary traditions that infuse the Indian subcontinent, from making paneer masala with freshly-pressed cheeses to comprehending the difference between currying favor and favoring curry.
“We had the best time! So much fun and we learned a lot. Plus the food was delicious. Be sure to bring a bottle of water or pop though. It gets warm in there ”
“Subhra is professional and knowledgeable. I look forward to taking more advanced classes from her. ”
“This was a really lovely class. I felt like I wanted to give our instructor a thank you note at the end. She was so patient with all of us and a natural at...”
“This was a really lovely class. I felt like I wanted to give our instructor a thank you note at the end. She was so patient with all of us and a natural at instruction. My only tip might be to let people know that they will be in a working kitchen and to wear layers because it does get warm! ”