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Great cooking workshop

I did a cooking workshop with Esi today. It was really great. I was lucky enough to have private... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
msjvanrooy
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Cooking workshop with Esi

We totally enjoyed cooking with Esi. She taught us how to cook "Red Red" and boiled Yam with... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
janibroe
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Accra, Ghana
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We offer a verity of cultural workshops that will submerge you in Ghana's rich culture. Our many workshops can be organized at your convenience. We offer, Batiking, Drumming and Dancing, Ghanaian Cuisine Workshop, Head-wrapping, and in our...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Beula Rd, , Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana
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+233 24 453 0467
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

I did a cooking workshop with Esi today. It was really great. I was lucky enough to have private class. I am a home cook and baker and have done this type of workshop in other countries; I have been coming to Ghana for a...More

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AlisonR2196, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for your review. I am so pleased you enjoyed the cooking workshop. In addition to being good fun, Esi is a brilliant cook and teacher.

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We totally enjoyed cooking with Esi. She taught us how to cook "Red Red" and boiled Yam with Palava-Sauce. She is quite funny and very nice! We will cook these dishes for our friends in Germany!

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Alison R, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you for your review. I hope your friends in Germany enjoy the dishes you cook for them.

Reviewed 25 July 2018

We were in Cape Coast for 5 days and had many things on our to-do wish list. Tops was the batik workshop. My teenage son said he accomplished an entire semester of high school art class in a single afternoon! It was amazing to see...More

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Alison R, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you for your review Monica and for supporting Global Mamas. Wow I am still processing what your son said...

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

A wonderful concept that uses local materials to create a great business model. A very cool business. They have great products.

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Alison R, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your review and for supporting Global Mamas.

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Went to the cooking class with a friend and had an excellent experience. A must for anyone seeing Ghana for the first time. Come hungry!! The cooking takes three hrs but there is so many courses, I was so full. Supporting a fair trade venture...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

We spent a day in Cape coast and knew exactly what we signed in for when we visited the slave castle (a must for every human!). So we started there and then booked ourselves for a portion of joy in the afternoon, something completly different...More

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Alison R, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you for your review Anna and for supporting Global Mamas. We are so pleased you had fun.

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this experience, very interesting as you are taught right from the start about the hot wax through to the dying and mixing of chemicals. You also have the added bonus of creating your 2 yards of fabric which you take home to be...More

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Alison R, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks for your review Kat. I'm so glad you and Amy enjoyed your workshop. I'm sure you will also enjoy deciding what to do with your batiks.

Reviewed 25 February 2018

My husband, 9-year old son, and I took part in two workshops: a cooking workshop, and a drumming/dancing workshop. Both were excellent, and I would highly recommend them to others. We took both workshops in Cape Coast. We were able to schedule the workshops to...More

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Alison R, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted to learn the Global Mamas cultural workshops were the highlight of your trip to Ghana.

Reviewed 19 February 2018

Excellent workshop learning the batik and dyeing process from a lovely and very knowledgeable batiker. I was shown through the whole process step-by-step from melting the wax to removing the wax from the cloth at the end. Betty helped me choose interesting blocks to use...More

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Alison R, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for your review Catherine. Now comes the hard part - what to do with the lovely batik fabric you created. You are quite right, we know not everyone can manage the 96 steps to Betty's workshop in the treetops. We offer batik workshops...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

We both had a marvellous time in Cape Coast. I spent the morning learning about the batik process, and came away with a beautiful piece of cloth which I have since made into a blouse. Meanwhile my partner went off to the market with Esi...More

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Alison R, Manager at Global Mamas Cultural Workshops, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks for your review Sally - we are so glad you and your partner enjoyed your workshops. And you're right, Esi is always brilliant fun to be with.

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