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Lily is amazing!

Whether you can barely boil water or cook professionally, Lily's class is a joy. History... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York City, New York
Fun and delightful cooking class.

My husband and absolutely love Mexican food, and wanted to experience authentic recipes while we... read more

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Get off the tourist track! enjoy an authentic Mexican Culinary adventure and take the passion of Mexican Traditional Cuisine into your kitchen!.Mexican Cooking lessons in Tulum start with a Cultural introduction to the broad Mexican Culinary...more
Calle 13, Tulum 77764, Mexico
+52 984 129 2690
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you can barely boil water or cook professionally, Lily's class is a joy. History, authenticity and a deeper understanding of this region's people and cuisine. Lily's experience is international and she brings her world view to the class, even recommending where to find key...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank melaniener1
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and absolutely love Mexican food, and wanted to experience authentic recipes while we were in Mexico. Found this class on trip advisor, read the reviews and decided this class was for us. We were staying in Akumal, so with Lily's maps and directions...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank traceyw307
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst celebrating a family birthday in Tulum, we spent an evening with Lily. We thoroughly enjoyed the cooking class. Lily was welcoming and very passionate about Mexican cuisine. We liked that her son and his girlfriend also helped throughout. The food was absolutely delicious. I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jetsetwithjas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lilly is the warmest person you will ever meet. She brings you into her home and makes you feel like family. The dishes she teaches you are traditional and delicious. Making tortillas was so much fun and I have already made my own at home....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dantista
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We participated in a fantastic cooking experience with our daughter and her boyfriend last night. Not only was it incredibly fun and informative...the food was absolutely delicious!!!! We highly recommend this authentic experience with a talented and welcoming local chef and her family!!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CJLTahoe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lily was so welcoming, I felt right at home. The dishes were authentic and delicious! I loved all the personal touches, and we even learned how to make handmade tortillas!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank yogistephen1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lily is a really friendly and lovely lady - she greeted us with a friendly hug outside her house and spent time explaining the ingredients and what makes true mexican cuisine. she is also very accommodating with the change in time as we changed the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank avoavocardio
Reviewed 15 February 2019 via mobile

Our evening at Rivera's kitchen cooking school was well worth the price and time. Lily has a great personality and is warm, entertaining and knowledgeable. We really enjoyed hearing her stories, sampling hibiscus sangria and mescal, learning to make tortillas, and helping to create an...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jgviking
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

This was by far one of the BEST classes I've taken! I attended with my daughter and there was also a very nice couple from Long Island. The food was fresb, flavourful and plenty. The instructions were excellent and the hospitality from our host Lily...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dina S
Reviewed 4 February 2019

We took this class with one other couple. We enjoyed every aspect of the trip: Lily, her family, her helpers, the other participants, the cooking, the drinks and of course eating everything that we had prepared. Lily is very knowledgeable and entertaining and knows how...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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14 January 2019|
Response from Lily E | Property representative |
Hola! Thank you for your interest! yes, we do have a vegetarian and vegan menu too. Welcome!