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Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons

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A genuine experience of food and friendship!

We spent a lovely warm evening beneath the grapevines meeting new people and learning, first hand... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
claremariemadden
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Highlight of the Holiday

This was a fabulous experience especially when travelling alone. There was a small group of us and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bridget W
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Whitby, United Kingdom
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131 Iroon Politechniou, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent a lovely warm evening beneath the grapevines meeting new people and learning, first hand how to prepare and cook some delivicious cretan food. Something a bit different which was well worth the money and gave a genuine cretan home experience of warmth and...More

Thank claremariemadden
Ελένη Κ, Manager at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Clare! Thank you very much for your kind review! Good luck with the recipes!! i'm sure you will do a great job and you will enjoy a cretan meal with your friends and family, back home!!! Best regards Eleni

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fabulous experience especially when travelling alone. There was a small group of us and we were very welcomed by the cretan family. The evening was relaxed and informative and FUN. Eleni was good at explaining each cookery step. Don't feel you have...More

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Ελένη Κ, Manager at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Bridget, i'm so happy to know that you have enjoyed our cookery evening! Thank you very much for your visit and for your kind review! Best regards Eleni

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a relaxed evening where you can meet new people and chat over a meal this place is fine. If you are looking for a more intensive cookery session it falls short. Our 1st dish we chopped potatoes and courgette individually,...More

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Ελένη Κ, Manager at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andy Thank you very much for your visit and for your time to write on our tripadvisor page. You re right about me not spending much time with you. Truth is I was not in one of my best days. Also I would like...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you do anything in Crete make sure you do this cooking class! It was an amazing and extremely authentic experience. I learned a lot and the food was absolutely amazing. I will definitely be making these recipes again! The pictures don’t do it justice....More

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Ελένη Κ, Manager at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cameron! Thank you so much for your nice words!! It's a great pleasure for us all, to know that you have enjoyed our cookery evening!! Best regards Eleni & family

Reviewed 9 July 2018

We pre-booked this workshop before we left Amsterdam and we are so glad we included it in our travel plans. Eleni and her family make you feel so welcome, you almost feel like you are spending time with close friends or family. Even though Mamma...More

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Ελένη Κ, Manager at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I can not thank you enough for your good words!! We will be very happy to see you again, too! My best regards Eleni

Reviewed 5 July 2018

This was a magical evening of Cretan hospitality, food and fun. We loved every minute of the cookery lessons, the wonderful hospitality of Eleni and her family and our meal under the stars. Thank you Eleni, we will be back next year. Sylvia & Mona...More

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Ελένη Κ, Manager at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Dear Sylvia & Mona! we are so happy to know that you have enjoyed your evening with us!! Of course you are more than welcome to visit us again in the future! Best regards Eleni & family

Reviewed 17 June 2018

`Travelled to Crete on my own and managed to get this experience last minute. Met some lovely people from all over the world. This is one of the best experiences I have had on my travels, I learnt a lot about the Cretan way of...More

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Ελένη Κ, Manager at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review!!! You are always welcome to our home! My best wishes Eleni

Reviewed 12 June 2018

On our visit to Crete we hadn't booked any tours but luckily stumbled across this wonderful experience and were able to get in with a last minute booking. It was so good to meet Eleni and her beautiful family and to share the experience with...More

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BalosTravel, Διευθυντής at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Sue! Thanks a lot for visiting us and for your kind review! Best regards Eleni & mama!

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

This was truly an amazing experience! The evening was well spent making delicious food with a lovely family❤️

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BalosTravel, Διευθυντής at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thanks a lot for your kind review and for the nice photographs!! Best regards Eleni

Reviewed 18 May 2018

We were wondering how on earth all the dishes we kept trying in Crete we so delicious. Spending the evening with Eleni and Mama, we found out!!!! This cuisine is so subtle and layered and full of interesting unexpected mixed flavors. I love cooking and...More

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BalosTravel, Διευθυντής at Cretan Traditional Cooking Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thank you so much for this kind review!! It means a lot to us!! We also had a lovely evening with you! So happy to meet you! Best regards Eleni

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