Duration: 3.5 HRS
Date: 13 Oct 2018
Location: Gallery Café in Hyatt Place, Al Rigga
14 years + only.
14 years + only.
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Learn secret recipes and culinary traditions from a Bengali gastronome as she whips up a festive brunch to celebrate the Durgotsav festival.
This event will run once on October 13, 2018.
11:45AM to 3:30PM.
2 Non-vegetarian dishes (1 meat, 1 seafood), the remaining menu is vegetarian, details below.
Dishes may include Gluten/Lactose/Dairy/Nuts. Please notify us of severe allergies.
The minimum age to join this experience is 14 years.
Minimum of six guests required; We may cancel and refund tickets if minimum is not met.
Dress comfortably; carry a light sweater if you feel cold in air conditioning.
Spice levels are mild to medium.
Learn to cook classic Bengali dishes with Ishita Saha, Kolkata-born Dubai resident and food blogger at ishitaunblogged. Ishita fed us generously during our podcast episode, Bengali Food 101 with Ishita, and has gladly extended this invitation to feast again in celebration of the Bengali festival, Durgotsav.
Watch with a hawk’s eye (and offer a helping hand) as Ishita conjures up three festive dishes, possibly letting a few of her kitchen secrets out of the bag along the way. Pick her brains on Bengali culinary traditions and learn about authentic ingredients like mustard oil, the ubiquitous Bengali five-spice mix and of course Ilish.
Once the stove is turned off, enjoy a family-style lunch, heaps of lively conversation and the characteristic long, drawn-out farewell typical of any Indian celebration.
At this interactive demo you will:
After the demonstration, retreat to the comfort of one of the Hyatt’s serviced apartments and enjoy the dishes prepared for lunch, in addition to:
A special thank you to Hyatt Place Al Rigga, our community partners for hosting us.
The experience will be held at the Gallery Café in Hyatt Place Al Rigga.
Valet and public parking is available.
The nearest metro is Al Rigga metro station (red line).
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