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Cooking Classes Oaxaca

Esq. Priv. de Almendros # 144-A | Netzahualcootl # 144-a Colonia Reforma Esq Priv De Almendros, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
+52 951 243 6789
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Authentic, amazing, and delicious!

Esperanza is a gentle soul and we loved spending the afternoon with her. We had two types of chile... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Laure K
via mobile
Black mole, tamales, tortillas - fantastic class!!

Had the most wonderful time at this cooking class. Authentic, fun with the most amazing food we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
davidjbeach6
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“guacamole” (36 reviews)
“enchiladas” (13 reviews)
“the kitchen” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Esq. Priv. de Almendros # 144-A | Netzahualcootl # 144-a Colonia Reforma Esq Priv De Almendros, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Esperanza is a gentle soul and we loved spending the afternoon with her. We had two types of chile relleno and mouth-watering mole negro — best we’ve ever had! This is basically an open bar in an open kitchen — an amazing and memorable combo!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most wonderful time at this cooking class. Authentic, fun with the most amazing food we have had in Mexico. Easy meeting point in the Zocalo, closeby the markets to shop for the days ingredients. Esperanza was a great local cook teaching us recipes...More

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PRIVATE COOKING... L, Gerente at Cooking Classes Oaxaca, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Our class is the best one in oaxaca, our cuisine is Autentic home made traditional cuisine, { COCINA DE PUEBLO } our cooking time is About twice time cooking than a regular class fron 12 noon to 5 pm { it will be 15 min...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Esperanzas cooking is magical. The structure of this class is perfect. It’s well paced and you are able to ask questions and understand how to find the best ingredients and special ways to get the dishes just right. We helped her cook, and in return...More

Thank Rebekka P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Esperanza’s cooking class is purely amazing! The vibe is very friendly and at home! This cooking class is interactive and very informative because you get an multipage recipe for all the dishes that you prepare ( 2 salsas, pasta de frijoles, squash flower tortillas ,...More

Thank Carlosesugra
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Do not miss this if you are looking to cook great Oaxacan food! Augustin, Esperanza, and Blanca were incredibly friendly, experienced, and worth the time and money. My daughters and I have taken many different cooking classes, but this one was hands down special! Highly...More

Thank krzapata
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Wow! A combination of a good time and great cooking. Agustin, Esperanza and Blanca were all extremely friendly and helpful. We made several types of salsa, guacamole, memelas and mole negro with chicken. All were excellent but the mole was my favorite which was a...More

Thank MTFBWUalways
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PRIVATE COOKING... L, Gerente at Cooking Classes Oaxaca, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you very much dear Becky, eny one who will like to take our class make sure this class is the one for you, Esperanza y Bllanca, they are not fron oaxaca city, Esperanza is fron ocotlan, zapotec indian town and Blanca is fron tlacolula...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Agustín was an awesome host, meet awesome people and Esperanza and Blanca are the best helpers when you cook! Can’t recommend it more. So happy after doing it! Most authentic experience out there

Thank Sam M
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

My wife decided that she would go shopping on the last day in Oaxaca and I went to a cooking school. I met Esperanza and the one other person that was in the class (unfortunately another couple had cancelled) and we went to the market...More

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gusabio, Gerente at Cooking Classes Oaxaca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

This Menu, is about twice time cooking and eating than a Regular class, { 12 noon to 5 pm } 2 hot Table Souses, Guacamole,Frijoles Refritos, hand made tortillas, chile de agua relleno con queso frescoy flor de calabaza, chile Relleno con picadillo de pollo,...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Esperanza took us to the market and we could amazin dishes with the fresh ingredients, self-mad Guacamole, two types of Chile Rellenos and the speciality from Oaxaca Mole. We participated in the cooking and then had the amazing 3-course Meal with Agustino, Esperanza and Blanca....More

2  Thank arminh465
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This was the first cooking class we've taken while travelling. While we're ready to make taking a cooking class a regular part of our trips, the bar has been set very high. After one week in Mexico, we agreed that was the red mole we...More

2  Thank banlieusarde
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There is a direct link to e-mail for Augustin Canseco on the reviews for Cooking Classes Oaxaca. When I took the class a few months ago my e-mails to Augustin were answered promptly and all arrangements were made via e-mail... More
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