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Rita's Gourmet Goa

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About Rita's Gourmet Goa
Goa a well known tourist destination for its golden sand, charming people, heritage monuments is also popular for scrumptious food. So if you are interested in cooking and would like to learn more on culinary delight and taste of Indian & Goan Cuisine, then join us at Rita’s Gourmet Goa and unravel how an Indian kitchen comes out with such a varied nature of delectable spiced curries and delicious dishes. Enjoy a fun filled cooking session and savouring the delicious dishes in an outdoor garden kitchen. Rita's Gourmet offers a number of culinary workshops and food tours. To name a few : (1) The popular Five hours Cooking Class with Local Farmer’s Market tour (2) Three & Five days Comprehensive Cookery Workshop in Indian Cuisine and in exclusive Goan Cuisine (3) Shore Culinary tour for Cruise line Passengers (4) Three days Culinary & Heritage tour. Add value to your Goan holiday by joining us at Rita's Gourmet Goa and we will not only teach you all about Masalas, Curries, Chutneys, flavorful Indian delicacies but will also take you around on a rich culinary tour showcasing the spice plantation, local farmer's market tour, heritage museums showcasing culinary and agrarian artifacts and many more culinary experiences.
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived on a cruise ship and booked the cooking class via the internet. Rita organised pickup, welcome drinks and food, market tour then learnt about the spices and local Indian dishes. Food was delicious and plentiful. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Christine K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What amazing day spent at Rita's. Welcomed by her husband. A nice little chat and then breakfast. How to make lovely masala tea.then onto the market which is amazing.then onto the coking.so well explained by Rita.she is so patient and nothing was to much bother.Best...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank thumperwarren
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rita’s is not too far from the airport and we were warmly greeted by her husband on arrival. Rita and her team then served a delicious Goan Indian breakfast. Next we visited the market for vegetables and spices which was fascinating. All the stall holders...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Barneyjoe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you for this amazing incredible moment 😚 I thank you for doing this activity that allows me to take some of your culture with me. Very good cooking class Thanks to your staff👍👏👏😙😙

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rozlin123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife surprised me with a trip to Goa for my 50th birthday. I contacted Rita's Gourmet Goa via the website and received a prompt reply confirming availability during our visit. The day started with the of four of us making dosas (the batter has...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the market tour, provided context to the dishes we cooked. All the dishes we cooked were superb.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank WoodyGooner12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this experience, ideal for all levels of cooking experience. Rita has a fantastic knowledge of cooking with the local spices and food, and also changed a last minute recipe to suit the dietary needs for one of our party. Good venue and excellent...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SteveGun
Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steve, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us at length. Appreciate so much! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the entire interactive cooking experience and the market tour organised for the travelers...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the One day cooking class and we started with a typical indian breakfast. Than with Pooja, we went to the local farmers market where we saw so many different spices, fruits, vegetables and fish and we were able to experience daily shopping rituals....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MaryannKUSA
Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear friends, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us at length. Appreciate so much for your kind words! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the entire cooking experience and the market tour organised...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From my first email correspondence with Rita to our last cooking class, Rita’s cooking classes exceeded my expectations. Rita is a well organized, marvellous cook with an attentive staff to seamlessly assist her in the background. We had a jam packed and fun 3 days;...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear friends, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us at length. Appreciate so much for your kind words! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the entire three days of comprehensive cooking experience and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although we are into all kinds of Asian food for quite some time, we decided to do an extensive two day cooking workshop on Goan cuisine with Rita. And yes, it really paid off: Rita guided us through an abundance of Goan dishes and we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank guycallednik
Rita S, Owner at Rita's Gourmet Goa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear friends, Greetings from Rita's Gourmet Goa. Thank you so much for taking time out to review us at length. Appreciate so much for your kind words! We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the entire cooking experience organised by us for the...More

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Inspiration729032
December 23, 2018|
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Response from BethnalandBec | Reviewed this property |
No reason at all. Cruise ship obviously making a mark up on it It’s well worth it. Rita is wonderful
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Natasha198
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Omg that's a bit much no?
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Kelly B
August 7, 2016|
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Response from Bugaboojune | Reviewed this property |
You can try through Facebook as well. She was just tagged on a post 7 hours ago, Rita Shinde.
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