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Maria's South Indian Cooking Class

Burgher Street ,Fort Cochin. | Fort Paradise Garden Cafe, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
+91 97468 87454
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Beyond delish

Been recommended to visit Maria by GVI and she didn't disappoint, she's so full of knowledge and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Genesia K
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Very nice person, very interesting lesson, very good food!

We had a vegetarian indian cooking lesson with Maria where we learned how to cook vegetable thoran... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
lph2007
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Burgher Street ,Fort Cochin. | Fort Paradise Garden Cafe, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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+91 97468 87454
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been recommended to visit Maria by GVI and she didn't disappoint, she's so full of knowledge and always explains everything she does, twice if you're unsure! She's a lovely kind hearted woman who is full to bursting with different ideas and recipes, really really helpful...More

Thank Genesia K
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We had a vegetarian indian cooking lesson with Maria where we learned how to cook vegetable thoran, dal fry, vegetable khurma and tomato chuttney. We were in total 5 person to participate to this lesson. Maria is very knowledgable and friendly. We find particularly interesing...More

Thank lph2007
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Our hotel rang Maria and she immediately rang back to suggest a time. We had 4 veg dishes and many more helpful hints for other recipes. We now have a better overall understanding of the principles of Indian cooking - particularly Kerala style. The food...More

Thank rrambling
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We learnt so much about the spices and flavours of South and North Indian cuisine. Maria was knowledgeable and passionate about using only the best natural ingredients (no MSG here). She has been teaching for 14 years and ran her restaurant before that and this...More

Thank nicky3103
Reviewed 19 March 2017

As part of our Citrus tour package we had a wonderful morning learning how to use the spices and the health benefits that they give. She cooked four dishes for us one chicken curry, a marinated grilled fish and two vegetables dishes, one with panner...More

Thank Marcello B
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Went this morning to maria's cooking class. She used only fresh ingredients and wonderful spices which we blended up. We learnt to cook a variety of curries and chutneys and then sat down and had a delicious lunch. I have come back wanting to cook...More

Thank gerry433
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Went to Maria's afternoon cooking class last week. She told us lots of information on spices and how to mix and use, then we made a variety of dishes (then ate them!) Maria shared with us how to make the ingredients like coconut milk, cashew...More

Thank DabiDesu
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Maria is an amazing cook and incredibly knowledgeable about her ingredients and about both South and North Indian cooking. We learnt a lot about why we use each spice, how to balance them properly and how to make what can only be described as the...More

Thank George K
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We had a wonderful morning learning how to balance spices with Maria. She cooked four dishes for us one chicken, one fish and two vegetables all or which were fantastic (we were allowed to indulge in them for lunch). We learned so much in the...More

Thank Andy and jac R
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Had the great pleasure of joining a scheduled cookery class Maria had planned with 4 other travelers. We were warmly welcomed into the home and the heart of it "the kitchen". Maria chose a selection of dishes for us to make after we gave our...More

Thank Elizabeth T
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161Liz
I am having no luck contacting this lady, even my hotel tried without success. Does anyone have her website address or email address?
25 January 2017|
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Response from HannahLudlow | Reviewed this property |
I don't I'm afraid but if you go there and knock on her door then you will find her.
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Neezy45
Sounds great! Do you have an e-mail address where I could contact Maria rather than telephoning. Many thanks. Denise.
8 January 2017|
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Response from Ursosarctos | Reviewed this property |
Impossible to add an email address to the listing. See if you can make sense of this - mgeorge24in at yahoo co in (with appropriate punctuation)
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