Royal India With Samira

October 2019

Season 1 Episode 10

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Settled on magical Lake Nichola, Udaipur is home to one of India’s oldest Royal families. Samira takes a high speed boat ride to meet a young prince, His Highness Prince Lakshya Raj, and then proceeds to cook some of cities most regal dishes. She also visits a nearby summer fort, and a pleasure palace and continues on her ...

Season 1 Episode 9

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Samira visits the stunning Balsamand Palace, the summer retreat of the Kings of Jodhpur going back centuries, where she cooks several delectable dishes against a lake, takes a carriage ride on a 200 year old horse drawn carriage, and learns how to make dishes that royalty ate in the summer, from a palace chef.

Season 1 Episode 7

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Samira gets to play polo on the Royal polo fields, and talks to the Maharaja about his love of the game. She also visits Mehrangarh fort, a place Rudyard Kipling described as 'built of angels and giants', and other palaces going back centuries and does some more cooking and lots of eating.

Season 1 Episode 8

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Samira talks to the cousin of the Maharaja or Jodhpur, a young royal who resides in his own palace close by, and then continues on her quest for true, authentic recipes with the cities top chefs, and also ventures around town, getting a taste of local life.

Season 1 Episode 5

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Samira visits a 300 year old fort and meets the royal owner who tells her stories of his ancestors and their history, before going to another well known palace to cook a very unusual dish, and ends the day with the scion of one of Jaipur’s regal families, a young royal who rolls up his sleeves and cooks a classic hunting d...

Season 1 Episode 6

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Samira is a guest of the Maharaja of Jodhpur at his magnificent royal art deco palace, where she gets to spend a lovely afternoon talking to him about food, family and life as a young prince, before cooking some truly fabulous food with his own personal chef. She also gets a tour of the property and has some other adventur...

Season 1 Episode 3

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Samira arrives at the city also called The Pink City or the Paris of India, where she visits a Royal medieval fort that was once a critical look out post during battles, enjoys high tea in opulent settings with a local CEO, and gets some classic Rajasthani royal recipes from the city’s top chefs. She prepares for her visit...

Season 1 Episode 4

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Samira arrives at the City Palace Jaipur, where after a tour of the magnificent palace grounds and buildings, she sits down with one of India’s most fascinating royals, the Princess Diya Kumari, in her own private palace to which no cameras have been let in, and the day ends with a visit to the princesses second magnificen...

Season 1 Episode 1

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Samira arrives in Agra - the city of love. Once the capital of the Indian Empire and home to kings and princes and the iconic Taj Mahal, one of the 7 Wonders of the World. Setting up an outdoor kitchen against the Taj Mahal, Samira whips up recipes including a rare Gold Leaf Chicken Curry, extravagant desserts and also gai...

Season 1 Episode 2

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Samira learns more royal recipes in Agra, with a kitchen set up against the view of the iconic Taj Mahal, learns a royal dance that once graced the courts of kings going back to the 17th century, and then gets ready to hit the road to Jaipur, where she meets many royal families of India.