Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond (DVD)


Spice up dinnertime with classic Indian curries that always hit the spot.

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What You Get

  • DVD with 7 video lessons
  • Full-color, printed reference materials booklet, including recipes
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Includes closed captioning


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Class Overview

Learn how to make shrimp curry, coconut curry and more at home! Chef Raghavan Iyer earned a prestigious James Beard Award for his work in this fun and flavorful class. Learn from Chef Iyer in your very own kitchen and whip up fabulous curries, sure to make your dinner table the place to be.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Understanding Curry
Meet your instructor, award-winning cookbook author Raghavan Iyer, and get a sneak peek at the mouthwatering curry dishes you'll make throughout the class. Then dive into the world of curry as you learn about the essential Indian spices and herbs. Learn how to create complex flavor using spices in multiple ways within the same dish. Raghavan demonstrates how to create flavor pastes -- the building blocks of Indian cuisine -- and explains how accompaniments play a key role in Indian meals.
2. Simple Curries
3. Coconut Curries
4. Vegetable Curries
5. Legume Curries
6. Paneer Curries
7. Biryani Curries

Taught by

Raghavan Iyer
Raghavan Iyer
Raghavan Iyer is a Bombay native, cookbook author and award-winning culinary educator. He has written four cookbooks, including 660 Curries and Indian Cooking Unfolded, and has made numerous television appearances, most notably, as the host of the Emmy-winning documentary Asian Flavors. He also teaches culinary courses around the world and helped Bon Appétit launch its Indian Meals program by training its United States chefs in Indian cuisine.

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