Saturday 17 April – Paisley Food and Drink Festival 2021

Get involved in fantastic online experiences as part of Paisley Food and Drink Festival 2021.

Here’s what’s taking place on Saturday 17 April.


Totnosh Creative Cookery Class (over 8s) – 10am

  • Class takes place on Zoom
  • Book your place by emailing Louisa McKay on
  • Limited to 15 places

Enjoy a creative cookery class for families and children aged 8 and over with Totnosh.

Learn how to cook spring chicken soup and tasty parmesan twists – perfect for adults and children to cook together.

This class will be held over Zoom and will be limited to 15 places – so make sure to book your place quick!

Places are £5 per household/family taking part. Places can be booked by emailing Louisa McKay on

Payment will be made via bank transfer. Recipes, ingredients list, and the Zoom link for the class will be sent out once payment has been processed.


Café Fairfull Cake Pops Decorating – 11.30am

Learn how to do fantastic cake pop decorating with fun ‘how to’ videos by Paisley’s Café Fairfull & Fab Fancies.

Head over to the Fairfull’s Facebook page from 11:30am on Saturday 17 April to watch the video!


Online Pakora & Gin Cook & Taste Experience (for 2) – 6pm

Looking to add some spice to your Saturday night?

Pakora Explorer has teamed up with Ellis Gin to bring you a brilliant night in with a difference! Get spicy in the kitchen while you learn to make award-winning Pakora along with some cool and refreshing colour changing Gin.

The class will take place via Zoom – and you can book your place and ingredients via

Once everyone has ‘arrived’ – Pakora Explorer will get the evening started with a pre-dinner gin tasting before heading into the kitchen to start the Pakora Masterclass. Once you’ve cooked your pakora (and not working around hot appliances!) it’s only right you get to kick back and relax with another Ellis Gin.

The class takes approximately 1.5 hours (depending on class size & questions!)

What’s Included in the experience?

*You need to add your raw ingredients e.g. Vegetables and Gram Flour, see below for more information*  We will only be making Vegetable Pakora in this class.

  • 1.5-hour online masterclass (Zoom)
  • 1 x Garum Masala Spice Packet (for Veg Pakora)
  • 1 x Murghi Masala Spice Packet (for Chicken Pakora)
  • 4 x 50ml Ellis Gin – Butterfly & Pea and Bramble (2 each)
  • Shopping list
  • Instructions
  • 10% discount off future purchases

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