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Great Day of Cooking

Wonderful, informative, interesting and great fun are a few words to describe our day with Tony... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bdank
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Calgary
Full, fabulous day

If you have any interest in food, culture, history you will not want to miss this experience. Tony... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
atd425
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There are 4 options all lead by a professional chef with 30 years of experience with nearly 20 years in Oaxaca. #1. A full day, all hands-on Mexican Cooking Class, Local Market Tour & Breakfast. In this class we meet in the Mercado Benito Juarez...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Avenida Tehuantepec #15 | Bacocho, Puerto Escondido 71983, Mexico
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+52 954 131 1089
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful, informative, interesting and great fun are a few words to describe our day with Tony. As another review suggests...Tony, you need to write a book. We had an awesome day from the morning breakfast, shopping the market and finally chopping and sharing stories around...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have any interest in food, culture, history you will not want to miss this experience. Tony is a gifted chef, teacher (on any number of subjects); it’s been a fascinating day exploring the market, learning about so many different ingredients and prep tips....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can not recommend this class enough! My partner and myself did the full day with breakfast, market tour and cooking. Tony is such an amazing guy and has such a wide knowledge of all things - not just food. The food and cooking was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and myself did the full 8 hour cooking and market tour class. Everything about this class was simply fantastic, from the morning breakfast at the local restaurant, the walk along the street to & from the Mercado, purchasing our food at the Mercado,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Puerto_Pete
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not miss this experience with Tony. He is obviously passionate about Mexico and his work. He knows everything about everything and is very interesting to listen to. We chopped and talked all afternoon, he was very entertaining. His assistant Ruby is a sweetheart and...More

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

Tony guided us on a culinary journey starting with the raw ingredients and ending with a superbly delicious meal. But as they say, it is the journey and not the destination that matters. From the minute we met, Tony regaled us with tales of life...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank calebeike
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tony and Ruby create such a welcoming, informative experience. I booked this breakfast, market tour and cooking lesson as a solo traveler and didn't feel left out once, even with two couples there. Tony and Ruby are patient with questions (no matter how out of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nblife
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an experience often missed by tourists. Come hungry and be prepared to try something new. We learned simple techniques, made delicious salsas (many) and topped it off with a fantastic lunch. Tony is very easy going and makes sure you don’t leave hungry...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank berthaclough9
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Tony taught us about the variety of peppers and herbs used in the cuisine here, and each stall at the market was an eyeopener...then he purchased the rest of the ingredients..fish and chicken and vegetables and we headed off to his kitchen. It was so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sailorgirlMichigan
Reviewed 21 January 2019

We're big foodies, and we had so much fun shopping in the market and learning about the history, art, and science of Mexican cuisine with Tony and Ruby. There is a wide variety of selections fresh fruits, vegetables, seafood, and meats. We were astounded by...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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TheMexykanChef, Owner at The Mexykan Cooking Classes & Market Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thanks to you all once again! It was a wonderful day. We're grateful for the opportunity.

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mousster
30 December 2016|
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Response from TheMexykanChef | Property representative |
Hola, mousster. Thanks for your interest in the cooking classes and market tours! I will gladly share all of the details, which are too long to list here, with you through email. My email is listed on the listing for The... More
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