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CABO SAN LUCAS Mexican Cooking Class

Highlights
  • 4-hour, small-group cooking class
  • Prepare a Mexican lunch with fresh ingredients
  • Shop at a spice market
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CABO SAN LUCAS Mexican Cooking Class
From US$87.00
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CABO SAN LUCAS Mexican Cooking Class
From US$87.00
Overview
Prepare an authentic Mexican meal from start to finish with a 4-hour cooking class in Cabo San Lucas. Choose from menus that change each day of the week, shop for fresh ingredients at a local market, then cook alongside a local chef as you learn the techniques and recipes of Mexican cuisine. This 4-hour cooking class includes a hearty lunch, and it’s limited to 8 people for personalized attention from the chef.
What to Expect
Make your way to a central location in Cabo San Lucas, where you’ll meet a guide for a visit to the local spice market and tortillería, where you’ll pick up some fresh corn dough for making tortillas by hand.
Continue to the chef’s home, then prepare a full lunch with a main dish, salsas, sides, and tortillas that you’ll eat hot from the grill. Learn about the culture and context of what you’re cooking, and get tips for reproducing the recipe in your home kitchen. When the meal is prepared, sit down to enjoy what you've cooked.
Menu of the day:
• Monday: Poblano-style mole sauce
• Tuesday: Tamales with chicken, pork, or beef)
• Wednesday: Beef birria in adobo sauce
• Thursday: Baja-style seafood and paella
• Friday: Pork two ways: carnitas and pastor
• Saturday: Tacos with an assortment of Mexican stews
Reviews (42)
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
From authentic Margaritas to Paella with Issi

We made fresh made salsa with mango - Pico de gallo. Margaritas - fresh squeezed limes A smoked chile hot sauce Paella and other tasty items. We went to about 3 or 4 places before arriving at Issi's home to help shop for ingredients. Highly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ron C
Reviewed 28 December 2018
Amazing experience and lots of fun learning.

Chef Issi is the best man for the job of teaching folks in a short time. We learned a lot. We wish that we would of had more time in Cabo to take more classes with him. He went out of his way to take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 452gingers
Reviewed 19 December 2018
Unique and Valuable Culinary Experience

Do yourself a favor and book a class with Cookin Cabo now! I attended the cooking class with my husband and two friends, and we were blown away by the hospitality of our teacher/host Issi and his family, the authenticity of the recipes, and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank angels_fit_life
Reviewed 26 October 2018
Excellent!

This was a really enjoyable experience. We really liked going to the shops for the ingredients and then actually participating in the food preparation. We made Margaritas and Chiles Rellenos. Will do again!

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Trek743475
Reviewed 19 July 2018
My group's favorite experience on our trip!

What an awesome way to spend the day! Issi, the host, was knowledgeable, friendly, and accommodating. He took us to a few different specialty shops in a vehicle (so don't worry about too much walking). Then, once we collected all the ingredients, he took my...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank tshepard12
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