When we talk about India, one of the things which India is really famous for is its flavorful and diverse food..Often we have misconceptions about Indian cooking and food like it is really time consuming and difficult, requires a lot of different ingredients, can't be done on your own and is very hot.. Through this tour, your host would be changing lot of perceptions about Indian cooking, India in general and you will be learning how to cook real authentic Indian food from your own home as you follow along step by step together where we make very famous Masala Chai and an Indian dish. You can ask any questions about Indian customs, culture, cuisines or local Delhi life which I will be more than happy to answer. Along with learning about India and its food, get ready to learn a little Hindi ( one of the most common languages in India). Here are the ingredients.. INGREDIENTS FOR MASALA CHAI FOR MAKING 1 CUP OF MASALA TEA: · 1 cup ofwater · ½ cup of milk ( any kind) ( optional) · Black tea · Sugar(1/2teaspoon)or according to the taste(optional) For making MASALA, the following spices are required: · Green cardamom (1 for 1 cup) · Cinnamon (little bit for 1 cup) · Black Pepper (around 4 to 6 or powdered black pepper will work too) · Cloves (around 1 clove for 1 cup) · Fresh Ginger (little amount) You can skip Cinnamon and cloves if you don’t find them INGREDIENTS FOR MAKING KADAI PANEER/TOFU For making 250 gram of Cottage cheese/Tofu: · 2 chopped redonions · 4 tomatoes · Little ginger, and 1 green chilli · 1 Capsicum (Bellpepper) · Oil(any type) ( 1 to 2 tbsp) · Spices- Salt, Red Chilli Powder, Dry coriander powder, Turmeric Powder Cumin seeds ( powder will also work), Garam Masala (if possible) · 2 tbsp Cream (optional) · Dry fenugreek leaves (optional) · Tofu/ Cottage cheese Kindly slice onions and capsicum before, cut cottage cheese/Tofu into cubes. We will make fresh tomato puree together, you just need an electric mixer.
With the love of showcasing her city and changing perceptions for her country, Komal has been guiding from past 7 years and loves her job. Passionate traveller, she loves talking about food, showing travellers the vibrant markets, talking about culture and hosts cooking classes for travellers from around the world. With hosting around 5000 people till now on cooking classes, she and her mother are cooking experts and are making Indian cooking easier for everyone to try. Join Komal on these cooking sessions and learn some tricks and tips about Indian cooking, enjoy with her while preparing an Indian meal, know more about India and local people and enjoy the self cooked delicious Indian meal.
Komal has been guiding since Feb 2014
Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Delhi with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.
The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Delhi. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!
While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.
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14 April 2021
Another lovely time spent in Komal kitchen.. she makes it all so easy.. I’m looking forward to having a cook fest soon!!
13 April 2021
13 April 2021
It's a wonderful introduction to traditional Indian food!
12 April 2021
I had a delightful time with Komal learning how to make some Indian food. She has great energy and a wonderful sense of humour. I can't wait to make the things she showed us and will join her on her other tours. Bravo!
12 April 2021
Komal is a great teacher. I made the masala chai, it was delicious. Lovely to see her home and meet her parents. Looking forward to more.
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