This is a live, interactive, hands-on cooking class held online via Zoom. See our event policies at the bottom of this webpage.
Indian food is most popular for its complex curries with deep flavors that are indulgent, comforting, and nourishing. With Meghna's guidance, you will be diving into two classic curries in this class. Treat yourself with these warming stews as we settle into winter.
Palak Paneer - A curry made with spinach and Indian cottage cheese (paneer)
Karahi Chicken - A spicy chicken curry in a tomato garlic base
Mango Lassi - A refreshing drink that is blended with yogurt and mangoes
Equipment and Ingredient List for this class is accessible here.
This menu contains the following common allergens: Dairy. If you have allergies or dietary restrictions that concern your ability to cook along, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org before purchasing a ticket.
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Through her company, Crimson Kitchen, Meghna Agarwal teaches Indian cooking classes, caters parties, runs her private chef business, and occasionally feeds the hungry souls of San Francisco’s numerous startups. When asked about her culinary background, Meghna notes with a smile that she comes from a culture that has been focused on food for the past five thousand years! With a heritage of food as the epicenter of most occasions, she is driven to find and replicate the countless traditional tastes of India – from Mumbai’s modern restaurants to the street food of tiny villages.
Meghna regularly visits India, where she works with Indian restaurateurs and chefs to keep abreast of their evolving cuisine. Upon return to her San Francisco kitchen, she infuses the latest trends with ancient traditions and techniques to pass along to her students. Meghna can now be found teaching cooking classes in collaboration with 18 Reasons, San Francisco Cooking School, The Civic Kitchen and her own company Crimson Kitchen. You can find more information on her at www.crimsonkitchen.com or follow her food journey on instagram @crimsonkitchen.