Live Make Samosas and Chile Bites live from Cape Town, South Africa

Make Samosas and Chile Bites live from Cape Town, South Africa

Join us for a live cooking class from Cape Town, South Africa with chef Saofila, to learn how to prepare samosas and chile bites.

Join us in making this delicious traditional Cape Malay appetizer with friend and chef, Saofila, live from her kitchen in the colorful and historic Bo-Kaap neighborhood of Cape Town, South Africa. While samosas originated from India and Southeast Asia, South Africa has a unique take on them as well, blending the traditions and influences from cultures around the world that make it unique to area. There will be ample time to learn about the volunteer work Globe Aware participates in here and find out how you can join us in person on a volunteer vacation.

Ingredients needed:

  • 1 Onion
  • Pre-cooked Chicken (optional) A vegetarian a great option is potato; also pre-cooked.
  • Fresh Spinach
  • 1 can of Corn
  • 1 package of feta cheese
  • Spices (lemon and herb; Portuguese; any savory spice will do)
  • 1 package of samosa pastry dough (filo may be used as a substitute)
  • Cooking oil
  • 1 cup of chickpea flour
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • Salt
  • Spices (Tumeric for color, curry masala, and chile powder)
  • Water
  • Frying pan

Time offered: Every day at 12:00 PM CST

Duration: 50 Minutes, unless otherwise noted

Group Size: up to 10 participants, defined as computers logged into the experience

Cost: $28/person unless otherwise noted.

  • Tax deductible
  • Credited toward any future Globe Aware program for up to 3 years, up to $100
  • 85% of your contribution goes toward our charitable programing and coordinator, 15% admin
  • Have 9 friends to register for a session? Yours is free!

Book a private group

Want to join with just your family and friends? We can host a private group for up to 10 guests for $250

Email us at or call us at 877-588-4562, option 1

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How to participate: Join a video call from your phone, computer or tablet

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Please book at least 48 hours before your chosen date and time to give us time to prepare our coordinators in different time zones.

Make Samosas and Chile Bites live from Cape Town, South Africa

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