Food and movie: The Lunchbox

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Chefparade Film and Food Club where Cookery meets a movie. The menu is connected or actually is being eaten in the film. We will be preparing in 2-3 cooking teams for the whole group, then serve and start watching the movie. Premium cinema feeling with mouthwatering bites.

The Lunchbox, 2013, Indian Comedy-Drama, 105 minutes

An unlikely mistake by a tiffin carrier service results in Ila's tiffin, that was made for her husband, being delivered to Saajan Fernandes. An unusual friendship soon develops between the two.

The movie is in English/Hindi, with English subtitles.


  • Mumbai dhal fry
  • Chana Aloo Gobi / Chickpea, cauliflower and potato curry
  • Pav Bhaji masala / Bombay veggie curry
  • Butter paneer / Cheese cubes in spicy butter sauce
  • Pulao rice / Spicy rice
  • Chapati / Indian flat bread
  • Mustard and coriander raita
  • Mango lassi / Sweet and cold yoghurt drink


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Gerenal infos

Cooking is hands-on, each pair preparing the full menu in small batches. Our cooking sessions last about 3 to 4 hours with typically 10 participants. The menu contains 3 to 7 courses/dishes. The food can be eaten at the course or taken home in small containers.

Our adult courses are targeted for adult participants, but we are happy to receive children as attendees over the age of 12 years with an adult. 

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