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Nimi's Lip Smacking Classes

SN Sadanam, Next to the Government tourist office, A.M road , Munnar,Kerala, Munnar, India
+91 94473 30773
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Fantastic cooking class

This class is perfect if you want to learn how to cook traditional Keralan food. Nimi shares her... read more

Reviewed yesterday
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Fun cooking class

Mrs. Nimi spent the first hour going over all of the different spices and ingredients used in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hampton, New Hampshire
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Nimi SunilKumar Award winning author of cook book "Lip Smacking Dishes of Kerala " (Gourmand world cookbook winner of the third Best local cusine book in the world)conducts classes on authentic Kerala cuisine in most afternoons .Enjoy , taste and learn the magic of kerala cuisine with her.Limited seats only.Guests are requested to book for the classes directly through the email address or by phone.Kindly book your seats at the earliest!
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“cooking class” (45 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
SN Sadanam, Next to the Government tourist office, A.M road , Munnar,Kerala, Munnar, India
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Reviewed yesterday

This class is perfect if you want to learn how to cook traditional Keralan food. Nimi shares her vast knowledge of how to create a variety of tasty dishes. She was able to answer all our questions and give us some really fantastic tips on...More

Thank paulcathywakey
Reviewed 5 days ago

Mrs. Nimi spent the first hour going over all of the different spices and ingredients used in traditional Keeralan dishes. She was very knowledgeable about what spices we could buy in the USA, and what was unavailable outside of India. She coached us through making...More

Thank Linda_from_NH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took Nimi's cooking class with my mother when we were visiting Munnar. Nimi was a wonderful teacher, and really took care to explain the stories behind all of the ingredients and recipes. The night of our course, there was a powerful storm that knocked...More

Thank tle2015
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Friendly, welcoming and extremely informative! Thank you so much for such a lovely afternoon. I will 100% be cooking more of what we made at home.

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I attended Nimi’s Lip Smacking Class at the end of August 2017. There were 9 people attending the course, which takes place in Nimi’s home in the open-air kitchen at the back of the house overlooking the river. The location is a bit tricky to...More

1  Thank Yorkinbasel
Reviewed 26 September 2017

First cooking class in India.Had a great time with Nimi. If you're in Munnar, definitely worth a visit! She'll teach you all the basics of cooking some dishes from scratch and the food tastes unbelievable! You also get a copy of her cook book so...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

The class was overbooked. 9 people and a chef (10 in total) resulted in a tight squeeze around her kitchen table and a very thin spread of work. I chopped shallots and stirred a pot. The number of people all trying to contribute to the...More

1  Thank SplitSplat
Nimi S, Owner at Nimi's Lip Smacking Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to leave a feedback.Im really sorry to hear that you were just peeling shallots.Normally about 5 different recipes are taken up and as you tell me that there were 9 the prep for all the recipes are done together.If you...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This was one of the best things we have done in India! Nimi is an incredible woman and her story alone is humbling and inspiring! She is undoubtedly going to continue to be a big name in South Indian cookery. The class was super fun...More

Thank C_Crane_333
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Sometimes when you travel you get to have a moment of insight, when you are not just an outsider peering at a culture from a distance, but when you really connect with someone and learn something. These moments are fleeting and rare, and very precious....More

Thank Helena H
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This was my first cooking-class in India and WOW it was the best introduction to Indian cooking ever! Skip top-station and the tea museum, spend your time with Nimi instead. She went through all spices, many which was completely new for me and chose a...More

Thank annapernevall
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Questions & Answers
Divya V
10 March 2017|
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Response from Nimi S | Property representative |
Dear Divya Apologies for the late reply.I won't have a class on the 25th of April as I am travelling.I was confirmed with my travelling dates just some time back.Sorry for the inconvenience. Regards Nimi
2 September 2016|
Response from Nimi S | Property representative |
Sure i can teach you string hoppers :)