Diwali Dine ‘n’ Dem
Event Start Date: 08/11/2018 18:45
Event End Date: 08/11/2018 21:00
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Cost per place: £42.00
Our Dine ‘n’ Dems are a different way to enjoy dinner, spending time with friends in our beautifully restored Victorian school hall. Don’t just eat dinner – be part of it as we take you through the dishes, their flavours and history.
It’s not so much private dining (though numbers are limited) as a communal, collaborative and relaxed affair. It will be a memorable evening for yourselves or a lovely memory making gift for friends.
We’ll welcome you with a drink and some nibbles before seating you around our demonstration area complete with camera so you won’t miss a thing. Our tutors will talk you through the dishes whilst we assemble them in front of you for you to enjoy over the next few hours. During this time there’s plenty of opportunity to ask questions, chat with our tutors & fellow guests.
You may well come as guests but will leave as friends.
Known as the Festival of Light Diwali is celebrated by millions around the world with rows and rows of lights, fireworks and chalk patterns. Each faith & person has their own take & meaning from the five day festival – for us it’s a chance to trundle out Zalena, eat flavoursome food and let her explain the traditions behind it.
An aromatic Indian street food guaranteed to deliver an explosion of flavours
Fragrant potato dumplings served with a refreshing cucumber and coriander raita
Mori Dal Chawal & Salmon Patia
An aromatic lentil based curry topped with a sweet tangy salmon tomato patia served with an onion and cumin rice
Baked Sev with Cardomon Cream
Vermicelli dessert baked in a sugar syrup sprinkled with sultanas and toasted almonds served with a cardomon cream. Our already atmospheric school hall will be beautifully lit & decorated with traditional chalk patterns. Price includes a welcome drink.