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Cook In Rio

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Can food explain a culture? Cook in Rio offers Brazilian cooking classes in English to foreign visitors wanting to learn about Brazil, and some of the most fun and delicious Brazilian meals and drinks, like cassava sticks, shrimp moqueca or pork...more
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Rua Belfort Roxo 161 | 2nd Floor, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22020-010, Brazil
+55 21 98894-9857
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This is a must do for delicious food and lots of fun. We made the Brazilian moqueca (fish stew) plus two scrumptious Brazilian appetizers and our own caipirinhas. Simone ensured we all had a great time with lots of talk and sharing cooking stories and...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

I lived in Rio for two years and every time I had a guests visit me there I would suggest they take a Cook in Rio class. Simone never disappointed. It was always a fun event and a great introduction to Brazilian food and culture....More

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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Chef Simone was absolutely fantastic--This was one of the very best experiences I have had in all my travels, and I am no cook (I tend to be impatient and burn almost everything). My daughter, on the other hand, is a good cook and is...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Simone was an excellent host to this cooking class! She taught us not only the history behind a lot of the dishes but also how to make them, tips and tricks for cooking in general and she did it all with an energetic fun attitude!...More

Thank Megan128
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I loved that she was willing to each us about cooking and Brazilian dinner customs. We met people here from Russia, US, and Asia

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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Had the pleasure of attending a cooking class during my most recent Rio visit and I couldn't recommend this activity enough, must do for young and old.

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Thank you very much to Simone for a very memorable and wonderful evening. Myself and my friend had a fantastic evening cooking and eating delicious food-a definite must for anyone visiting Rio! Thank you very much to Simone!

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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

A great class for the everyday cook as well as beginners. We made Caipirinhas, two appetisers and a main meal (fish). In our small group we took it in turns to prepare the ingredients, or to cook them, whilst talking about Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian...More

Thank 0862Louise
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Took the moqueca class, fantastic time with Levi. Learned about the culture, food, and history! Highly recommend!!!!

1  Thank lauvbri
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Simone is a very entertaining, funny lady whom is a real pleasure to talk to. The couple of hours I spent in her cooking class were filled with laughter, nice talk (to some nice fellow learners from all over the world), brief exchange of life...More

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The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
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everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
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diana l
24 June 2015|
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