Authentic Mexican hands-on Cooking Class

Authentic Mexican Cooking Class

Mon, Wed, Sat

Immerse yourself in Mexico's extraordinary food culture and learn to cook Mexican traditional dishes that you can replicate back home. Enjoy a hands-on cooking class.

From:

$79

Class Summary

So far, our workshop has received visitors from all continents.  Reviewed by the Los Angeles Times newspaper and named one of the 10 things to do in Mexico City by Daytripper, is a workshop that connects you with our Mexican cuisine in a very special way. 

You will learn to cook Authentic Mexican dishes, in a fully hands-on cooking class, with easy recipes to follow that you can replicate back home. Enjoy a market tour (morning class) and a four-course lunch in an intimate cooking studio.

Highlights

  • 4-course lunch | White Mole | Market Tour (morning class)

Class Details

  • We will start your experience with a welcome "agua fresca" while learning about the history of Mexican cuisine.

  • Then we will share with you detailed explanations of recipes and ingredients to be ready to head to the kitchen for a hands-on cooking experience.

  • We will prepare street appetizers with two Mexican salsas, squash blossom salad, hand-made tortillas, mole blanco and corn bread

  • Afterwards, enjoy the lunch you've prepared with a pairing of artisanal mezcal, Mexican craft beer or Mexican wine.

  • Finish your experience with a high note of hot chocolate and dessert.

  • Morning class includes a market tour to Mercado Medellin (walking distance). We will explain market’s history, organization and offering while touring some of their main halls and have a tasting from selected market stands.

Cooking Menu

  • Mexican Antojitos (Street food appetizers):

    • Sopes

  • Two Mexican Salsas:

    • Green sauce

    • Red molcajete sauce

  • Squash blosom salad

  • White Mole (served with chicken pieces)

  • Handmade tortillas

  • Corn bread

*Vegan and vegatarian options available

 

What's included

  • Agua fresca (fruit-based water beverage)

  • All needed ingredients to cook menu

  • Printed recipes

  • Four course lunch: Street appetizers with Mexican salsas, squash blossom salad, mole blanco (served with chicken pieces) with hand-made tortillas, corn bread

  • Hot chocolate (water-based)

  • Choice of artisanal mezcal, Mexican craft beer, Mexican wine

  • Market Tour (only morning class)

What to bring

  • An apron will be provided to be used during class. To better enjoy the class we suggest wearing comfortable clothes and shoes, please avoid scarves, long necklaces and jewelry while in the kitchen.

Authentic Mexican hands-on Cooking Class + Market Tour

  • Starting time: 9:00am

  • Duration: 4.5 hours

  • Availability: Wednesday and Saturday

  • Price: $99 USD

Authentic Mexican hands-on Cooking Class

  • Starting time: 4:00pm

  • Duration: 3.5 hours

  • Availability: Monday

  • Price: $79 USD

Graciela kindly welcomed us into her kitchen, set a comfortable atmosphere for everyone participating, and gave an interesting introduction to the historical significance of the food we were going to prepare. The food was incredible - in no small part thanks to great oversight by Graciela and her team - and you really get to be a part of the whole process! I came away confident that I could make some of these recipes at home now. Highly recommended!

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