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Address: SN Sadanam, Next to the Government tourist office, A.M road , Munnar,Kerala, Munnar, India
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+91 94473 30773
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Nimi SunilKumar Award winning author of cook book "Lip Smacking Dishes...

Nimi SunilKumar Award winning author of cook book "Lip Smacking Dishes of Kerala " (Gourmand world cookbook winner of the third Best local cusine book in the world)conducts classes on authentic Kerala cuisine in most afternoons .Enjoy , taste and learn the magic of kerala cuisine with her.Limited seats only.Guests are requested to book for the classes directly through the email address or by phone.Kindly book your seats at the earliest!

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Amazing woman, teacher, and cook!

One of the best experiences I had in my entire time in India. Nimmy taught me so much about keralan food and it was a privilege to learn to cook some of her recipes. The food was... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2016
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Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

One of the best experiences I had in my entire time in India. Nimmy taught me so much about keralan food and it was a privilege to learn to cook some of her recipes. The food was delicious and the company inspiring. I wish nimmy a the best with her current and future cookbooks!

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Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

One of the best experiences of my South Indian trip. A truly knowledgeable and passionate teacher and chef. Internationally acclaimed cookbook writer. Ask questions, soak up the whole experience and spend time to get to know Nimi's story. You will not be disappointed. We spent 6hrs there talking, learning and cooking. Four exquisite dishes with free cookbook!

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Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

I was travelling with friend on business and had only weekend we could spend in Kerala. We decided to go to Munnar and as we knew it was going to be a lot of driving we wanted to pick only few key attractions to see/do. I found about Nimi from tripadvisor and as I am a foodie I decided we... More 

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Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

A wonderful way to spend an afternoon! Nimi is an inspiring woman and it was a pleasure to learn how to cook some traditional dishes with her. Lovely to round off the afternoon sampling the fruits of our labour round the kitchen table. Would highly recommend!

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Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Not only is Nima a wonderful chef and delightful teacher, but she is a very accomplished woman entrepreneur in a culture that makes success a very difficult accomplishment. Her personal story is, well, personal - but, suffice to say that she has navigated many hardships and each day she searches for whatever opening may exist to bring joy to other's... More 

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Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

I can only agree with the rest of the reviews: Nimi is an amazing chef and truly compassionate about everything she does. Such impressive person! I am super happy with the class and sooo so happy I was able to attend. Don't hesitate taking this class if you have the opportunity!

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Munich, Germany
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Reviewed March 3, 2016

Nimi is a wonderful person who fascinates one with her open-hearted personality. The cooking-course runs for 5 hours and Nimi is very thoughtful about explaining the purpose of each individual ingredient. A cookbook is included in the Price. Good value for money!

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Reviewed February 27, 2016

This was my last night in India after 5 weeks travelling in the country and was definitely the most amazing way of finishing my trip. The minute that I walked in Nimi’s kitchen, I knew I was going to have a great experience. She has this colorful, spotless open-air kitchen by the river, where you can hear the sound of... More 

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Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

What an afternoon! We were led through Nimi's home to her clean and well equipped kitchen overlooking the river. Nimi started with a brief introduction of how she got to where she is today. It was inspiring to hear how much she has achieved in such a short period of time. Alongside her cooking classes, she is the Jamie Oliver... More 

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Reviewed February 20, 2016

Nimi is a young and incredible self-made entrepreneur! Her class is very professional and we finish the session with our meal and a signed copy of her own self designed award winning cook book!

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