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“indian cooking”(46 reviews)
“cooking class”(56 reviews)
“spice market”(35 reviews)
Jyoti Agarwal - the culinary wiz behind Gourmet Desire, for the last few years, has held exclusive cooking classes in Delhi along with other food and cultural experiences for people visiting Delhi from around the globe. GD offers unique and curated...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
South Delhi Area, New Delhi 110017, India
+91 98111 32450
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cooking class started with Jyoti describing and providing some background information of Northern Indian cuisine and its diversity. She explained the specific functions of main spices and how to find the balance of each different flavour. To help replication at home, I was also...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Informal and informative. A delicious look at Indian cooking and culture. I make saag and aloo gobi regularly now. Am only sad I have to do all my own prep. Well worth it. Do trip to spice market too!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner attended a 3-4 hour cooking class at Gourmet Desire and had a great experience. The session started with Jyoti giving us a background to the diversity and context of North Indian cuisine. She introduced us to all the different spices, explaining...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

If you are going to Delhi and looking for a real local cooking experience then you have to take this culinary experience with Jyoti and Gourmet Desire. Jyoti speaks wonderful english and has been cooking for many years. She was able to provide us with...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I booked a cooking class for myself and my boyfriend with Jyoti, however on the day my boyfriend became unwell so felt unable to attend. I arrived quite late (I did have some difficulty getting to the venue), however when I arrived late this was...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Gourmet Desire is a great way to learn about Indian homecooking and the role food plays in everyday Indian culture. Jyoti is a great host and has an excellent set up in her home, very welcoming, warm and clean. We were a group of four...More

Thank Julian Z
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We were fortunate to be able to several hours with Jyoti in her home in South Delhi. Both my husband and I do not eat products containing gluten and I also do not eat products containing any sort of dairy including ghee (clarified butter) -...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our cooking lesson with Jyoti, she managed to teach us more dishes than we expected and they all were delicious! We did not have time to buy some spices to carry back home since we were traveling the following day and she...More

Thank Jose D
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We would highly recommend Jyoti’s cooking class. She was very welcoming and a great teacher. We enjoyed spending the morning creating multiple vegetarian dishes and then sat down together to enjoy what we had made. Jyoti had fantastic knowledge on all the spices and ingredients...More

1  Thank Emily M
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Today I had a solo cooking class at Gourmet Desire. If you enjoy cooking and like Indian food this is a great activity outside of seeing all the wonderful sights india has to offer. I’m a bit of a picky eater but that was never...More

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Stephanie A
29 October 2015|
Response from BarryTC60 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you go directly to Gourmet Desire as they will know their availability and can give you pricing at the same time. Have a light breakfast because you eat what you cook and there will be plenty!