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Incredible experience

What a fantastic time we had cooking with Ivy! This went well beyond what we had hoped for, and our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SJC1945
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Toronto, Canada
Highlight of our trip

Really glad we did this, especially at the start of our trip. Ivy was lovely and showed us how to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Q435NZtonyl
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Echuca, Australia
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Expert cooking teacher for foreigners and Taiwanese since 1997. 台湾料理教室 Cooking Class in Taipei, Taiwan.Ivy has been teaching cooking in the Community Services Center (abbreviate Center) for over ten years and owned good reputation from expatriates...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic time we had cooking with Ivy! This went well beyond what we had hoped for, and our hopes were high. The market was lovely—marvellous to learn about fruits and veggies we’re not used to. I could eat smoked longan all day. We...More

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ivyskitchen, Owner at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi SJC, Thank you for your nice review. I am impressive with your concentrate on preparing and joy when food comes best result! Taiwan people, food and culture are definitely stay in your heart!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really glad we did this, especially at the start of our trip. Ivy was lovely and showed us how to cook Beef Noodle soup, green onion pancakes and pot stickers. Really informative, and Ivy provided us with recipes to take with us. We also did...More

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ivyskitchen, Owner at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tony Thank you for your kind review. I still remember when we walked in the market. Your concentrate on making green onion pancake is so impressive! Please enjoy cooking Taiwanese food at home. Thanks

Reviewed 27 August 2018

It was our first day in Taipei and first in the morning we met Ivy for the market tour and the cooking class afterwards. Both was really amazing (and tasty) and Ivy is a great person to talk to and spent time with. So if...More

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ivyskitchen, Owner at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you, Dears. You made me miss Germany sausage again! I will try to make cheburek and pelmeni~ Thank you for your sharing!

Reviewed 19 August 2018

We signed up for the market tour and cooking class. The market was fun and very informative, we got to see everything from fresh mochi to color changing squid, and learned a lot about the traditional foods in Taiwan. For our class we cooked Xiao...More

1  Thank ausdtapp
ivyskitchen, Owner at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Dears, Yes, the active and colorful market is also my favorite shopping place everyday! am so happy to share Taiwan culture too! Thank you for sharing your experience!

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Ivy is a wonderful host and teacher. I did this class with my two daughters ages 14 and 11. We made wonton, chicken with Chestnuts, and pineapple cakes.The class is held in her home which is small but very functional. Ivy has the perfect personality...More

1  Thank Jess T
ivyskitchen, Owner at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear Jess, Thank you for your warm and wonderful review. Your daughters are so lovely and cooperative, so I did enjoy cooking with your family. Thank you.

Reviewed 7 July 2018

We had the pleasure of having a cooking class with Ivy, she is very knowledgeable cooking teacher we loved the experience and plan to return!!! Ivy is patient, kind, and fun!!! My daughters and I loved the experience, thank you!

1  Thank mgvmiami
ivyskitchen, Owner at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Dear Marg, Two of your two daughters are so sweet, and appreciate your sharing of your Mexican festival food. Great memories!

Reviewed 23 June 2018

I had such a nice time learning how to cook Taiwanese specialities with Ivy and my friends. Ivy is a very good cook and a very good teacher. She speaks very well english so language is not a problem. You can choose from a large...More

1  Thank cnavaslabourel
ivyskitchen, 業者 at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Hi NAVAS, Thank you so much for sharing your happiness and friendship with me. I am sure delicious food and diverse culture will bring all of you back to Taiwan!

Reviewed 17 June 2018

I'll start this review by saying that if I could have rated Ivy's Kitchen 10 stars, I would have done so without a moment's hesitation! Me and three friends visited Ivy's Kitchen just three days ago to learn how to make some Taiwanese dishes. Ivy...More

2  Thank MinnieN39
ivyskitchen, Owner at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Dear Minnie! Your energy and lots of laughs made me feel 10 years younger than I am. 謝謝你們!

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

I came across Ivy’s cooking class from a local TV show who visited with her, and I knew I had to try it! I did the market tour and the cooking class. I found the market tour to be well worth it, Ivy explains local...More

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ivyskitchen, Owner at Ivy's Kitchen Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Dear Julia, Thank you for your great comments! I cherish all the experiences with my guests from the world!

Reviewed 9 April 2018

I did a solo class with Ivy and it was a lovely experience. It was like she had esp because when I looked at the menu I'd chosen and sent to her email, I regretted my choice, wishing I'd chosen Guo Ba. But then when...More

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malacjonalyn
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Response from ivyskitchen | Property representative |
Hi Malacjona Thank you for your interests in my class. Please contact me with the website listed above. Thanks
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Hi Eurasian, my website recovers now. Please take a look and e-mail me. Thank you and also thanks to Berkmelod/Turkey,.
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Hi Katsfu, my website recovers now. Please take a look and e-mail me. Thank you.
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