Chechen Cookery Class with Kamilla | Veg Friendly| LONDON | Cookery School

Sun Jun 23 2024 at 11:45 am to 02:45 pm

Migrateful Cookery School | London

Chechen Cookery Class with Kamilla | Veg Friendly| LONDON | Cookery School
In this session Kamilla will teach delicious, authentic Chechen dishes followed by a sit-down, family-style meal.
About this Event

Nothing beats a home-cooked meal shared with family! And this is what inspires our Family Style Cookery Classes, a fun, laid-back homestyle cooking experience. Here, you will learn to prepare different dishes and then enjoy them with people who, like you, fuel our mission of supporting refugee and migrant chefs on their journey to integration. It’s a cookery class with a conscience, like they say!

Your class will be led by our wonderful Chef Kamilla from Chechnya at the in Clerkenwell, London.

At our Family Style Cookery Classes, you will be grouped with other participants and prepare dishes together as a team. Think of Chef Kamilla as the head of the family! She will take care of dividing the class into groups, and each group will be responsible for creating one of the dishes. Of course, you are welcome and encouraged to move around during the class to learn about the other dishes being prepared. Throughout the evening, Chef Kamilla will share stories about their food and culture, and explain how to prepare each of the dishes so you come away with some new cooking tricks and inspiration from Chechnya. You will also be emailed the recipes after the class.

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Menu, subject to change:

  • Zhizhig Galnash (Hand-rolled egg pasta cooked in chicken stock)| Meat (Chicken); Eggs, Gluten (wheat)
  • Funchose (Noodle Salad with Soya Sauce and Flax Seeds)|Vegan; Soya, Gluten (wheat)
  • Hingal (Sweet layered pancakes filled with pumpkin puree)| Vegetarian; Milk, Gluten (wheat)
  • Crunchy Picnic Salad | Vegan; Soya, Gluten (wheat)
  • Siscal (Chechen Breakfast Fritter)|Vegetarian; Milk, Eggs

This menu contains meat (chicken) but is vegetarian friendly (4/5 dishes are meat-free). Allergens include: eggs, gluten (wheat), milk, soya.

Please let us know if you have any specific dietary requirements so our team is aware ahead of the class

Kindly note that we will not be substituting any ingredients to accommodate dietary needs, so please only book into classes that suit your dietary requirements. Allergen information for this class will be updated closer to the class time. Please see our when booking into the class for more information.

A message from our Chef Kamilla:

“My name is Kamilla Taisumova. I come from Grozny, the capital of Chechnya. Chechnya is a small country in the south of Russia. Its population is 1.5 million people.

I was young when I got married at 18 years old. Up until that point, I could not cook. My aunts and my mum helped me to cook and so did my husband. My mum and my husband are very good cooks!

After getting married I moved to Norway and my husband taught me to cook. I have six children - the eldest child is 14 and the youngest is three years old.

When I was a child, I dreamt that I would be a chef and my grandmother always believed I would be a chef one day. I am sure she would be very proud of me.

I lived in Norway for seven years and had four children there. I went back to Chechnya and then we moved to the UK in 2019.

I found out about Migrateful from the place where I learned English. My teacher told me about it. When Migrateful called to say I had got a place, I couldn’t believe it. I was so happy.”

We’re excited to have you in the class! Please take note of a few final reminders:

  • We will send you a reminder email 3 days before the class takes place that will include our In-Person Class COVID-19 Policy. You can also find more information on our website and social media pages.
  • This small-scale class for 14 participants is not socially distanced. For those seeking a Covid-secure cookery class, please see our online events.
  • We require a minimum of 6 participants to run this class and reserve the right to cancel it due to insufficient enrolment. If this occurs, we will, at your convenience, transfer you to another class of your choice of the same value. If this option does not suit you, you will have the choice to receive either a gift voucher for the class or a full refund. In the case of insufficient enrolment, we will inform you at least 6 days before the class.
  • Payments made through Paypal can take up to 48 hours to have the order confirmed. To guarantee your spot in a cookery class we recommend using a debit or credit card.
  • We only process refunds and ticket transfers if we are notified 7 days before the class takes place. No changes are allowed if the class is missed. When you register for this event, you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions. If you are not able to attend the class, you can pass on your tickets so someone else can attend on your behalf.
  • Ingredients used in our classes contain, may contain, or may have been manufactured/prepared on shared equipment with the 14 allergens listed above. We cannot guarantee that any food or drink prepared or consumed in any of the Migrateful Cookery Classes are free from any of the 14 allergens, or any other ingredient. Migrateful’s Cookery Classes are hosted in our busy cookery school or in external venues that handle allergens. Even in classes where allergens are not used, the ingredients for the class may have been stored in close proximity to allergens and other ingredients, and/or equipment and surfaces may have previously come into contact with allergens and other ingredients. Participants attend classes at their own risk.

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Migrateful Cookery School, Corporation Row, London, United Kingdom


GBP 60.00

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