Cook and Dine with local family in Dehradun

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Lucknow

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Deharadun is the beautiful state capital of Uttarakhand, situated at the foothills of the Himalayan mountain ranges. One of the many authentic experiences you can enjoy is spending a few hours in the company of a local and learning a lot about the culture and cuisine of the city. Have a one-of-a-kind experience with Anubha who will not only teach you how to make a few Indian dishes, but will also share some tips and tricks of using Indian spices in daily cooking. It will be followed by an authentic and hearty homemade meal made with local ingredients and packed with rich flavors. The entire experience will last for about 2-4 hours.
Meet Anubha at her beautiful home on GMS Road in Dehradun. Start your experience with a refreshing drink and get know more about her and her family. She is originally from Lucknow and knows a lot about the local food and culture of the historical city.Join Anubha in the kitchen for a fun cooking session. She will guide you on making Kathal Kebabs (melt in the mouth vegetarian kebabs made with jackfruit, ginger, garlic and spices), Shami Kebabs (the non-vegetarian version made with succulent minced lamb and spices) and try your hand at making soft Laccha Parathas (soft, layered Indian flatbread). Anubha will also talk you through all the spices that are used in Indian cooking and how they can be used in daily cooking. After your cooking session, indulge in an elaborate home-cooked meal with Anubha and her family over great conversations. Get some local tips and sights to visit around! Enjoy a variety of kebabs, gravy preparations, soft flatbreads and Yakhni pulao (Lucknow’s famous rice preparation) and end the meal on a sweet note with Shahi Tukda (fried bread soaking in thick and sweet milk). The entire experience will last for about 2-4 hours.Please note: This is not a professional cooking class. This is an unique opportunity to interact with a local and learn some tips and tricks of Indian cooking and enjoy a lovely home-cooked meal over great conversions.

What’s included

  • 4-course lunch/dinner
  • Cooking demonstration
  • Non-alcoholic beverages
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Coffee and/or Tea

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off