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La Cocina Cooking School

Sabino 26, San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
+52 888 407 3168
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What a unique and treasured day in SMA. Kris brings decades of experience in the region with... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
John N
So much more than a cooking class! History, culture in food.

I've always wanted to take a cooking class while traveling and I'm so thrilled I finally did it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kim C
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Immerse yourself in the gastronomy and culture of Mexico. La Cocina offers more than just a cooking class—-they delve into the country's fascinating heritage and history, allowing you to transport a true culinary experience into your own kitchen. From market tours and seasonal menus to centuries-old traditional dishes, La Cocina will enrich your San Miguel experience.
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“mexican cuisine” (19 reviews)
“cooking class” (40 reviews)
“market tour” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sabino 26, San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
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+52 888 407 3168
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a unique and treasured day in SMA. Kris brings decades of experience in the region with knowledge of and a passion for the regional history and food. Our group experienced a farmers market tour (with its deep historic value) followed by hands-on meal prep...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've always wanted to take a cooking class while traveling and I'm so thrilled I finally did it here with Kris! She calls her Traditional Mexican 4-hour offering a "cooking class," but it's so much more than that! Kris has lived in SMA for 20...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

We did a private market-cooking class with our three girls with Kris. The market experience was terrific. Nothing we could have done on our own. After the market we went to Kris' house and prepared and ate a great Mexican meal. Kris was great with...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Great tour of the local market, history of the local area , then followed by excellent cooking class and lunch.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We spent a wonderful day with Kris, touring the market and preparing our lunch in her lovely home. Can’t wait to join her on another adventure!

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We took the market tour and back to Kris’s place to cook. We enjoyed every minute of this as Kris really know her stuff - providing information about history of SMA, Mexican Cooking, local foods and drinks. Then after cooking a wonderful lunch, you get...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great activity for"girls' getaway". I and three girlfriends who were visiting spent the day with Kris first going to the market. I live in San Miguel de Allende for 9 months a year for a couple years and have never been to the market--it's intimidating....More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

I brought my sister and her new husband to this class when they visited me in SMA. Her husband was shy and had never cooked, my sister didn't consider herself much of a cook, but they went along with me as it promised some culture...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

My husband and I took Kris's class on our last visit to San Miguel - As he is an introvert, he was a little hesitant about taking a group class. Kris't relaxed informative style put everyone at ease. We had a wonderful time in her...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Kris is an excellent hostess and a stellar cook. But without her natural teaching/sharing abilities, those other skills wouldn't matter here. It was a perfectly wonderful evening, casual and comfortable, with gentle guidance and encouragement at every turn. We learned SO much, had a marvelous...More

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Deb B
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Our classes are different prices, $95-$150, depending on the length and topic. You can find the entire list on our website.
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