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Address: Calle Correo # 22 | Centro, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
Phone Number:
+52 415 154 7671
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Sazón is San Miguel de Allende’s premier tabletop store and cooking school,...

Sazón is San Miguel de Allende’s premier tabletop store and cooking school, housed in a magnificent 18th century casa in the heart of this charming colonial town in the highlands of central Mexico. Sazón is the cooking school of Hotel Casa de Sierra Nevada, and is open to everyone, not only guests of the hotel.

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Fun, non-intimidating cooking class

I took a cooking class with Ruben and had a great time. He patiently explained the ingredients and answered a ton of questions from the class. The food we cooked was amazing. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hollyhbarnes
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Houston
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Houston
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27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took a cooking class with Ruben and had a great time. He patiently explained the ingredients and answered a ton of questions from the class. The food we cooked was amazing. I would definitely do it again.

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1 Thank hollyhbarnes
Dallas, Texas
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97 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I loved Ruben's "Mexican Specialities" class on Saturday! Sazon is colorfully decorated and has a great set up. We began by preparing tostadas de pulpo -- octopus tostadas -- with avocado crema. Our main entree was tilapia on achiote sauce, and we finished up our meal with baked and carmelized apples topped with yogurt, honey and rocky... More 

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Thank traveltexasstyle
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had so much fun taking this class we went back the next day. Ruben is so nice and the food was delicious. Now that we are home I've already emailed him twice with questions and he answers promptly. I highly recommend this class. I took lots of pictures so it will help me prepare these at home.

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Thank Pattywb52
North Bay, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Ruben was a great class leader - he really knows his stuff. A wonderful, relaxed, informative class. The kitchen was great, Ruben and his staff were polite and helpful. I will definitely attend more classes. There are a number of cooking schools/classes in San Miguel that are charging outrageous prices. This is not one of them. I highly recommend this... More 

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Thank Geof B
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

My sister and I really had a great time, we have done classes around the world and I must say they did a good job over all maybe not as homming and Mexican feeling but great in all

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1 Thank Pam H
Indiana
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32 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Ramon was excellent! We made rice, fish, and dessert. It is too difficult to explain exactly what we made, but we all helped. However, I must say the holiday punch, made of hibiscus, fruit and sugar (served warm) may have been my favorite. We were given the recipes to duplicate at home and learned some techniques (burning the outside of... More 

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Gig Harbor, Wa
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 15 December 2016

How anyone could give this cooking class anything less than 5 stars is beyond me. The chef, Ruben, and his assistant Pilar were great. Contrary to what one reviewer wrote, this is definitely a hands on class. We were all very involved in the preparation in each course. Before we started the actual preparation of our meal, we were taken... More 

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1 Thank Cassandra0503
San Antonio, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

From Ricardo, the concierge to Chef Ruben, to his assistant Pilar, everything about these classes are just great. Went for 1 and ended up taking FOUR classes. They're very willing to work with you on recipes you would like to learn, very friendly, informative and hands on, not to forget, food is delishhhh! HIGHLY RECOMMEND IT!

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San Rafael, California
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I booked a cooking class for Thanksgiving day. I hadn't done a lot of research but read a couple trip advisor reviews and selected Sazon. We got there on time paid our $35.00 pp and was escorted with a small group ( all Americans) around the corner to an absolutely charming kitchen space in a beautiful courtyard. Chef Reuben was... More 

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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

My 3 girlfriends and I recently took a Mexican Specialties cooking class here and it was a wonderful experience. We enjoyed chef Reuben's instruction and loved the ambiance of the classroom. Extremely professional and well organized. We will do it again when in San Miguel!

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