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Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

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Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
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4 hours professional cooking class with fun local spices market adventure
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Overview

During this 4-5 hours unique cooking workshop, you’ll be taken into an authentic local spice market to explore it with fun challenges to complete and learn different species of Sichuan spices and ingredients that will be used in the following cooking class. The class will be carried out in a traditional Sichuan style courtyard. You’ll be treated with Sichuan local tea as it’s local’s custom to treat friends and visitors. After that, you then will be guide to start the cooking process by a professional chef in a cozy kitchen. Finally, you can enjoy the dishes made by yourself along with some beers or beverages. For it’s really informative, interesting and fun, this class will be an unforgettable experience in your lifetime.

What to Expect
Meet up your guide at the hotel lobby, and then your guide will take you to explore the dazzling local spice market with the assigned challenge for you to obtain some special ingredients and spices which will be used in the cooking class afterwards.

After the fun experience in the local spice market, you will take a walk through the back streets to a hidden gem - a traditional Sichuan courtyard restaurant where soon the ingredients and spices you collected from the market will be put in use.

Another break will be taken place in the courtyard with Sichuan Gaiwan tea as the traditional custom to entertain guests. After learning Sichuan tea culture, the food preparations will be guided by the professional chef. Follow your chef 's instructions step by step to process food till it gets well done.

Enjoy your lunch or dinner that cooked by yourself. You will also enjoy the refreshments during the class.
Reviews (72)
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Lance can do the Sichuan Dance!

Today I did a solo combined course of learning five traditional Sichuanese dishes and learning to make Bao Zhi (traditional steamed buns). Lance first gave me a tour through the local wet market and had excellent information and personality. He could answer all of my...More

Thank JakeB1486
ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Chilli Cool China, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jake, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great Experience!

The Chilli Cool cooking class was absolutely awesome! Our Guide Lance spoke perfectly English. For the market he prepared a small and funny challenge for every participant. Also he explained a lot about the different meats, vegetables, fruits and spices on the market and added...More

Thank Simon I
ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Chilli Cool China, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Simon, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Wonderful Experience

We had a great experience with the 1/2 Day cooking class. Pickup at our hotel was right on time. Ocean was our English speaking guide. We spent 2 hours or more in the local street market where we were taught to make pork dumplings. Ocean...More

Thank K_Kunkewitz
ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Chilli Cool China, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kun, Thank you for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Ocean also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent tour!

I had a great time doing the cooking class and market tour with Lance! He was awesome at explaining all of the different ingredients found in the market and even made a little game out of practicing some Chinese so that we could order some...More

Thank Chris H
ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Chilli Cool China, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chris, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Highlight of our trip in Chengdu

The Chilli Cool China company is seriously cool. Our family (2 adults & 2 teenagers) loved every moment of it. The tour of the market with challenges to execute in Mandarin and getting to know the local products and the cooking experience are the best....More

Thank louis832
ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Chilli Cool China, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dan and louis, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again...More

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Oh I am so sorry I did not see this however I will still say if they can they will make arrangements for you if they can. I am again sorry that I didn't see this till now.
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