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Oh my lord, if you are ever in Etla, Oaxaca do not miss out SOFMH

They organised our wedding, the most amazing party. They took care of every detail. The most... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Fantastic cooking class - fabulous cooking areas

First, you tour the Etla market seeing the huge varieties of chiles. Then we taste delicious... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Schertz, Texas
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Rancho Aurora | AP#42 Admon.3, Oaxaca 68101, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

They organised our wedding, the most amazing party. They took care of every detail. The most great thing was the food! People could not stop licking their fingers, not to mention the chocolate cake they baked for us. A place in the middle of two...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

First, you tour the Etla market seeing the huge varieties of chiles. Then we taste delicious tamales. There were so many different fillings. Yum! Then we drove to the cooking school. Once we got there we were served a small lunch. Then we were given...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

My friend Mari and I spent an amazing week in Oaxaca City for the festivities of Dia De Los Muertos. our party of four women signed up for the cheese making class at Seasons of My Heart Cooking School, even though Mari had never cooked...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Rowdymom
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Our group of 12 spent an afternoon learning to cook authentic Oaxacan recipes. The staff were welcoming and served a light lunch to fortify us. Then we divided into 4 groups. Each group cooked a different part of a four course meal. The ingredients were...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank AntarcticaGirl
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the day we spent with Emily, Dulce, and Yolanda at Seasons of the Heart cooking school. Everything was well organized and as advertised. The market tour was lots of fun, especially since it was outside of Oaxaca. The school...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

The kitchen has ample space and is nicely furnished. You will do some hands on work and share in the food production. The highlight that made me glad to attend was our visit to the Central Market. There are two principle markets in Oaxaca; the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Richard C
Reviewed 26 January 2018

S. Trilling was away. However, my husband and I loved the cooking class anyway. Our time with Yolanda at the market in Etla was super interesting! She was a good teacher. We sampled amazing tamales and ice creams and many other delightful things, like fruit...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We did a private lesson that was really great! All of the staff were so helpful and kind. From arrangements to car pick up to helping with the the class. Wonderful informative market tour with Yolanda before we headed out to the Rancho. Susana was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank KHA7257
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

If you want to get out of the city and want to be completely immersed into a different experience, you might enjoy this. The information is extremely specific which can be off putting and perhaps the day could be a little bit shorter. I agree...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank c0nny
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Susana did not teach our class, which was disappointing because Seasons of My Heart is the most expensive cooking school I came across in Oaxaca, and I was not told that Susana would not be there. Yolanda took the lead, and her guided tour of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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lauren m
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Response from Abby F | Reviewed this property |
My class was with Yolanda and I never even met Susan. It's kind of disappointing to go to Susan's school and not have class with her, but Yolanda is fantastic! Her market tour was the highlight for me, and the cooking class... More