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La Cocina Cooking School

Sabino 26, San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
+52 888 407 3168
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Market to Table in San miguel

We spent a wonderful day with Kris, touring the market and preparing our lunch in her lovely home... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sssmith0124
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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Fun day!!

We took the market tour and back to Kris’s place to cook. We enjoyed every minute of this as Kris... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
bonavista
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Victoria, Canada
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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” (38 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 2 weeks ago 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 March 15, 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 March 4, 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 March 2, 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 February 21, 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 February 18, 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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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Kris is a longtime resident of San Miguel de Allende & knows the cuisine & culture . It was both enjoyable & educational for our group cooking class. Afterwards, we enjoyed the fruits of our labor. We had a cactus & tomato salad, a poblano...More

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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Author of Mexican Light, Kris Rudolph really knows her stuff. She provided a delightfully informative 4-hour intensive workshop on the traditional approach to Mexican cooking with next to no sugar and little oil. We made the most delicious guacamole I’ve ever tasted, refreshing margaritas, a...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2018

Kris will teach you how to make several traditional Mexican recipes in a 3-Hour class. Along with a wealth of info about Mexican culture, this class was excellent. I made the guacamole for friends, and they said it was the best they had ever eaten....More

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Reviewed February 10, 2018

I am not much of a cook but thoroughly enjoyed an afternoon learning about foods, history of foods, history of San Miguel,etc. so much more than a mere cooking class...

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Deb B
July 22, 2015|
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Response from buencafe | Property representative |
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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