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Hands on Indian Cookery workshop

Food and Drink Event

Joseph Rowntree school, York, Yorkshire, YO1 8RU

Tel: 0794 160 8487

Hands on Indian Cookery workshop

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                                                                                            Happy 70th birthday NHS


Our sincere gratitude to NHS staffs for their sincere care and dedication 24/7 to us Public which we take for granted and as our birth right

                                          Hands on Indian Cookery session: Pay only 70% of the original cost, save 30% with NHS70

After reading an article in York Press on 25th June 'Here's to another 70 years of NHS', the query ‘what you can do for NHS’ by Maxine Gordon, got me pondering on how we can show our appreciation?

Being a medic’s wife, I can relate to the ongoing commitment of staffs to our NHS

Sharmini Thomas who has been teaching Indian cookery for the past 20 years and CEO of Sharmini's Inspirational Indian Cuisine is offering NHS staffs, Hands-on Indian cookery session for just £70.00 (actual cost is £100.00)

Day: Saturday 6th October.

Time: 10.00 am - 2.00 pm

Venue:Joseph Rowntree School Haxby Rd, New Earswick, York YO32 4BZ

Who is it for? Non Vegetarian, Vegetarian, Gluten free and Pescatatian

What is included in our classes?

You will prepare a main 'award winning' dish, a side dish, lentil curry and fluffy rice 

On the day you have all your ingredients included in the price, which includes meat from (Local butcher’s), spices and everything to create these mouth - watering dishes.

So all you need to do is turn up and be ready to delve into the world of Indian cookery, and taste your incredible new dishes which you have created’

You will also receive a wipe able recipe folder to recreate your dishes back in your own kitchen so the taste of India is only preparation away’

Coffee/Tea is complementary with biscuits throughout

Personal instruction in a small class size:

You will be getting step-by-step guidance through every aspect of preparation and cooking every dish. We want to make sure that you receive personalised attention and this means creating smaller class sizes. This is meant to be an interactive experience that is enjoyable to everyone involved.

Get an understanding of Indian spices:

You will learn some of the most common Indian spices by the end of the day. The spices has gone through the safety testing at Fera Science Limited and are available to purchase as a starter kit for cooking Indian food at home.


Relax, sit-down and enjoy the  succulent authentic flavors of the various dishes you prepared.

Information: You will be working in pairs

Apron  Options–£15.00 to purchase, £5.00 for hiring or bring your own apron (please let me know in advance which option suits you)

For bookings, please, visit and use code NHS70

There are only 10 places available

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Tel No: 0794 160 8487

I also provide private classes for Corporate team building/bonding event, Away days, groups of friends or work colleagues for birthday celebrations, Christmas get togethers, stag and hen parties 



Opening Times

Season (6 Oct 2018)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Ticket£70.00 per ticket

It is a free event open to Public



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired

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