Seasoned Pioneers & BBC Maestro Giveaway


It’s no secret that herbs and spices are essential ingredients in Indian cuisine. If you love Indian food and want to learn to cook it at home, we have the perfect giveaway for you.

We’ve partnered with BBC Maestro to offer two lucky winners the opportunity to take the Modern Indian Cooking Class with Vineet Bhatia.

Vineet Bhatia is India’s first Michelin starred chef, who over his 30 year career has run over 20 restaurants and has picked up not just one, but four Michelin stars. This is a fantastic opportunity to join him on a culinary journey across India.

His class includes 30 easy-to-follow lessons where you can learn how to elevate classic Indian dishes. Dive into the wonderful world of spices, brush up on your cooking techniques and learn how to cook with specific ingredients. With access to course notes filled with recipes and chef’s notes, you can follow each class at your own pace.

The gift cards are worth £198, so this isn’t one to miss out on!

The competition will run from Thursday 9th March to Monday 27th March. Winners will be announced on Friday 31st March 2023!

To enter, simply:

  • LIKE our Facebook page, or follow us on Instagram and Twitter
  • SHARE our giveaway announcement to your profile or Instagram Story (keep an eye out on our social media channels for this)
  • TAG a friend

What is BBC Maestro?

BBC Maestro is a subscription-based streaming platform which offers online video courses on a wide variety of topics, from cooking and wine tasting to filmmaking and writing. Taught by some of the world’s most well-known and experienced creators (including big names like Sir Billy Connelly, David Walliams and Helena Bonham Carter), these pre-recorded lessons are an exciting way to explore your passions.

Congratulations to our winners who have now been contacted.

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