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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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Best cooking class in Kochi

Cooking with Maria is a delicious pleasure, the food is very tasty and classes are held in an... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2013
BartSmurf
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Warsaw
Delicious Food and Great Tips!

Maria's cooking class was so good that we went back for another (and would have done even more had... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2013
morrilots
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London, United Kingdom
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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 28 December 2013

Cooking with Maria is a delicious pleasure, the food is very tasty and classes are held in an excellent atmosphere. Cooking lessons with Maria is the best lessons in Kochi, I was in four different places so I have compare.

1  Thank BartSmurf
Reviewed 16 December 2013 via mobile

Maria's cooking class was so good that we went back for another (and would have done even more had time permitted!) Maria is extremely knowledgeable and took us through the reasons behind using each spice in a dish at the beginning of the class. The...More

Thank morrilots
Reviewed 7 December 2013

Maria lives in an old Dutch house in Fort Cochin. With a small group, you join her in her kitchen as she introduces and prepares dishes for what will become your lunch. On the day I went, we had vegetarian food, although some of the...More

Thank Alexander6011
Reviewed 27 November 2013 via mobile

Maria is a lovely lady who really knows her cookery, having cooked for her family restaurant for many years. Gives you the essential points to remember along with handouts. Very hands-on and the resulting meal was one of the most delicious we have tasted in...More

Thank PalindromeR
Reviewed 12 November 2013

A cooking course from Maria is the perfect way to experience Indian hospitality, learn something new and eat a delicious authentic meal. A day or two before the lesson you meet with her to choose which dishes you want to prepare (5 in all, veg....More

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 10 November 2013

Before arranging the course with Maria we informed ourself about another course in Cochi. There we couldn't have put our hands on ourselves and the time was fixed. Maria is different as she let us decide when we want to have the course. The hands...More

Thank Stefan H
Reviewed 22 October 2013 via mobile

I met Maria for a cooking course this week and had a fantastic experience! She was willing to have a class just for me, and catered the menu specifically to what I wanted to learn (fish curry and other standard Kerala dishes) The instructions and...More

Thank BaaabyTT
Reviewed 21 October 2013

If you like Indian food and want to know about the spices used in Indian dishes or simply enjoy the local cuisine - book a cooking class. There are many of these in Kochi. Go and have one at Maria's South Indian Cooking Class in...More

1  Thank artys_facts
Reviewed 30 August 2013

My son and I spent a lovely hour preparing 3 different dishes with Maria after discussing the day before what we'd like to cook. She explained everything really well with amazing English and even gave us printouts of the recipes to take home. A real...More

1  Thank GuyGreenwood
Reviewed 25 August 2013

We popped into this place by chance on a wander around Fort Cochin and we're so glad we did. For 500rp pp we had an hour and a half of the lovely Maria's cooking expertise and then half an hour to devour the delicious food...More

1  Thank MissGDerbyshire
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Sandra L
9 January 2018|
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Response from Sonnie2010 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sandra, sorry for the delay I only just saw your question. I think Kochi is definitely worth a visit. You could stop by there for 2 nights and spend a couple of days up at Munnar in the tea plantations for a night as... More
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Jason1986_10
14 August 2017|
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Response from Emma L | Reviewed this property |
I have her cell, but trip advisor will not allow me to post it on here, but if you're in the area, you can easily stop by and make the appointment in person. You need to pre-book as she will make sure she has availability... More
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