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Private Cooking Class and Market Tour - Up to Two Persons provided by Taste of Russia

Private Cooking Class and Market Tour - Up to Two Persons

Private Cooking Class and Market Tour - Up to Two Persons
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Enjoy private Russian cuisine cooking class and market tour.  Set in the heart of Moscow in the historical area, in the  cooking school you’ll prepare delicious Russian dishes using local products from the Moscow region. As you walk around the market, you will learn how to evaluate quality and select the best fresh seasonal product. We will discuss the history of markets, foods and some cultural and cooking traditions. Your English-speaking guide will purchase the products and together you will walk to the school for the cooking.   In class you will learn how to cook three Russian dishes with the guidance of the English-speaking chef. You will then sit down to eat the meal you have just cooked. Most popular dishes may include: borsch, solyanka, pelmeni, blini, beef stroganov and syrniki.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • We invite you on private culinary lessons for Russian cuisine. Finally all these famous “bliny” (pancakes), “pelmeni” (boiled pastry with minced meat), “borsch" (meat beatroot soup) and other dishes are open to beginners and culinary amateurs! Suitability • For all levels from beginners to experienced foodies. • We meet in Tulskaya metro, and walk to the market which is nearby. When ready to leave, we will be walking to the school. • Your hosts are Russian but speak perfect English and all classes will be in English (German, French, Spanish also available upon request and at an additional price). • Minimum age: Children 4 – 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult. The Market Tour Our school offers guests a Moscow Market Tour, where the educated guide will explain the history of the area, the local food and cooking. What will I learn? • How to get there and what is the better selection of a market • How to evaluate quality and select the best fresh seasonal produce • How to buy and bargain in Moscow • The history of markets, foods, and some cultural and cooking traditions Cooking Class Under the guidance of fun and friendly Russian hosts, who are all passionate about Russian cookery, you will immerse yourself in Russian life to discover the gastronomic delights of Moscow. What will I learn? • How to cook three Russian cuisine dishes  • As locals, we know about Moscow and the surrounding area, and will be able to teach you all about the origin of the ingredients used, the names of the dishes, and Russian traditions in general  Sample Russian Menus Dishes vary according to the season and may include: - Solyanka (sour meat soup) - Traditional Borsh - Beef stroganov - Chicken Kyev - Pelmeni (Russian dumplings) - Herring “under fur coat” Salad - Olivier Salad famous in the world as Russian Salad - Baked Apples a-la “Kupetc” (with raisin and honey) - Blini, "Pirozhki", “Varenilki” and all kinds of famous Russian bakery - "Rasstegay" cake with fish stuffing Dietary Requirements? We can adapt the cuisine to vegetarian (not vegan) diet on special request. Please let us know about any allergies in advance. Photography is allowed in the cooking class and in the market.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • We invite you on private culinary lessons for Russian cuisine. Finally all these famous “bliny” (pancakes), “pelmeni” (boiled pastry with minced meat), “borsch" (meat beatroot soup) and other dishes are open to beginners and culinary amateurs! Suitability • For all levels from beginners to experienced foodies. • We meet in Tulskaya metro, and walk to the market which is nearby. When ready to leave, we will be walking to the school. • Your hosts are Russian but speak perfect English and all classes will be in English (German, French, Spanish also available upon request and at an additional price). • Minimum age: Children 4 – 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult. The Market Tour Our school offers guests a Moscow Market Tour, where the educated guide will explain the history of the area, the local food and cooking. What will I learn? • How to get there and what is the better selection of a market • How to evaluate quality and select the best fresh seasonal produce • How to buy and bargain in Moscow • The history of markets, foods, and some cultural and cooking traditions Cooking Class Under the guidance of fun and friendly Russian hosts, who are all passionate about Russian cookery, you will immerse yourself in Russian life to discover the gastronomic delights of Moscow. What will I learn? • How to cook three Russian cuisine dishes  • As locals, we know about Moscow and the surrounding area, and will be able to teach you all about the origin of the ingredients used, the names of the dishes, and Russian traditions in general  Sample Russian Menus Dishes vary according to the season and may include: - Solyanka (sour meat soup) - Traditional Borsh - Beef stroganov - Chicken Kyev - Pelmeni (Russian dumplings) - Herring “under fur coat” Salad - Olivier Salad famous in the world as Russian Salad - Baked Apples a-la “Kupetc” (with raisin and honey) - Blini, "Pirozhki", “Varenilki” and all kinds of famous Russian bakery - "Rasstegay" cake with fish stuffing Dietary Requirements? We can adapt the cuisine to vegetarian (not vegan) diet on special request. Please let us know about any allergies in advance. Photography is allowed in the cooking class and in the market.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 16434P2
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Beverages in the class (tea, coffee)
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Equipment and ingredients for the class
  • Booklet with recipes
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Duration
3h
Departure details
  • Kievskiy Railway Station, Moscow, Russia, 121059 Departure Point: FOR THE MARKET TOUR at 9:50am outside Kievskaya metro Kievskogo vokzala square, 2, outside KFC (sign "Guess" above it). Kievskaya metro station (blue line). The big shopping mall "Evropeyskiy" is outside metro. On the ground floor of it outside the building there is KFC.
  • Sunny SPA, Kutuzovsky Ave, 33, Moskva, Russia, 121165 FOR THE CLASS AT 11-00 Entrance though Kutuzovsky pereulok. The sign "Sunny Art Loft" - our entrance. Metro - Kutuvskaya (light blue line). From metro go towards the center of the city. On the right you will see a big sign "Rolex" - turn right before this building. Our school on the right.
  • Sunny SPA, Kutuzovsky Ave, 33, Moskva, Russia, 121165 The tour ends at our school at Kutuzovsky prospect 33. We will show you directions to the nearest metro.
Additional information
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any food allergies at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved from the meeting point to the market
  • Availability for the class cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of class availability
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code: wear comfortable shoes for walking
  • Photography is allowed in the cooking class and in the market
  • A maximum of 2 people per group/booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Beverages in the class (tea, coffee)
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Equipment and ingredients for the class
  • Booklet with recipes
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Departure details
  • Kievskiy Railway Station, Moscow, Russia, 121059 Departure Point: FOR THE MARKET TOUR at 9:50am outside Kievskaya metro Kievskogo vokzala square, 2, outside KFC (sign "Guess" above it). Kievskaya metro station (blue line). The big shopping mall "Evropeyskiy" is outside metro. On the ground floor of it outside the building there is KFC.
  • Sunny SPA, Kutuzovsky Ave, 33, Moskva, Russia, 121165 FOR THE CLASS AT 11-00 Entrance though Kutuzovsky pereulok. The sign "Sunny Art Loft" - our entrance. Metro - Kutuvskaya (light blue line). From metro go towards the center of the city. On the right you will see a big sign "Rolex" - turn right before this building. Our school on the right.
  • Sunny SPA, Kutuzovsky Ave, 33, Moskva, Russia, 121165 The tour ends at our school at Kutuzovsky prospect 33. We will show you directions to the nearest metro.
Duration
3h
Return details
  • Sunny SPA, Kutuzovsky Ave, 33, Moskva, Russia, 121165 The tour ends at our school at Kutuzovsky prospect 33. We will show you directions to the nearest metro.
Additional information
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any food allergies at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved from the meeting point to the market
  • Availability for the class cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of class availability
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code: wear comfortable shoes for walking
  • Photography is allowed in the cooking class and in the market
  • A maximum of 2 people per group/booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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By: Taste of Russia
svanz27
svanz27
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Fun time and insight into Russian food
I did the market tour and cooking class - it was a good time and interesting to see the communal flat. The food was
LMN789
LMN789
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Great day with Natalia
We enjoyed visiting the market and sampling different cheeses, caviar, honey, and sauces with Natalia. The Russian
Felipe L
Felipe L
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Russian kitchen
Fantastic experience learning how to cook the delicious borsch, pelmeni and syrniki. It was really great and tasty.
Toujourstraveling
Toujourstraveling
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I made Pelmeni!!!
Nathalie spoke beautiful English and walked us through a complete Russian meal. We made borscht, Pelmeni, and piros
Albrights
Albrights
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Wonderful experience
I took this class with a friend while visiting Moscow and I'm so glad we did this. The organization went so far ou
Olivia T
Olivia T
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Great!!!
We had a great private cooking class with Natalia. On our menu: Borscht, Beefstroganov and Sirniki. Everything tast