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Cooking - Sri Lankan Vegetarian

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Course description

Learn how to prepare authentic Sri Lankan vegetarian food at this cooking class.

Forget everything you know about vegetarian cooking and join us on a journey through Sri Lankan cuisine where vegetables are the hero.

The menu
  • Cashew Curry
  • Brinjal Pahi [eggplant pickle]
  • Mallung - a traditional method of using greens in season (Kang kung/kale/silverbeet/green cabbage Dhal and Chick Pea Curry)
About the chef

Born in Sri Lanka, Kumar studied typographic design in London, has lived and worked in Hong Kong and Sydney. He is co-founder and food director of ‘Hopper Kadé’ which brought Sri Lankan street food to Sydney at various market stalls and a pop up at Tramsheds, Harold Park. A previous contestant in MasterChef Australia, he made it to the top 12 then returned for MasterChef All Stars. His Book Kumar’s Family Cookbook was published by Allen & Unwin, Australia in May 2013.


The Essential Ingredient Rozelle
731-735 Darling Street
Rozelle NSW 2039

On the day...
  • All participants must wear closed-in shoes.
  • Registration is from 15 minutes prior to the start time
Booking conditions
  • Withdrawal from this course is not refundable or transferrable.
  • The Essential Ingredient reserves the right to alter or cancel a class without notice. In the event of a change, you will be contacted on the phone number and/or email address you provide.
  • We cannot accommodate dietary requirements in all cases. For more information, please contact The Essential Ingredient 02 9555 8300 prior to booking.

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