Street food of India - Holi festival celebration

Course summary

Get ready to celebrate HOLI, Indian festival of colours with cultural glimpses and special food!
Enjoy the cultural celebration and discover the significance of the festival through the stories and rituals in a festive experience with colours to smear, and say HOLI hai!

Let’s start with a welcome drink and head into the kitchen to learn how to make famous Mumbai’s Pav Bhaji (Spicy blend of Vegetables served in tomato gravy with toasted bun), Dahi poori (Mini Pooris served with Yogurt, potato, chutney herbs and Sev) and Sweet Lassi (rosewater infused yogurt-based drink).

Vegan options included.

What you will learn

  • nutritional and health benefits of spices
  • technique to make delicious Lassi
  • secret tips and tricks

What you will get

  • hands on experience of cooking
  • history of Holi and experiencing the festival with food
  • abundant knowledge of Indian cuisine

What you need to bring

  • wear dark coloured comfortable clothes
  • apron
  • container

About the tutor

A specialist in authentic North Indian cuisine, Seema Choubey teaches cooking classes across Melbourne.
Seema’s teaching style is informal, hands on, interactive and always lots of fun for participants. Seema joyfully shares her skills, traditional cuisine and culture with all.

Course cost

COST: $90.00

Class availability: 7 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

Sunday 17 March
10.00am – 1.30pm (1 session)

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