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Casa de Colores School of Traditional Mexican Cooking

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Tamale making class

This the third class we’ve taken with Donna of Casa de Colores. We always have a wonderful time... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Jil H
Silverdale, Washington
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Experience traditional Mexican cooking

My friend and I had a wonderful day with Donna. We learned a lot about Mexican Cuisine and... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Lynette S
via mobile
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of three couples that booked a private cooking class. Donna met us at a parking lot in Cabo, and had us follow her to her home, which was three blocks down a dirt road. The cooking school is located on the...More

Thank Betsy R
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve tried calling and emailing along with searching the website for how to schedule a class. Nothing worked. Can someone help me?

9  Thank Carla R
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This the third class we’ve taken with Donna of Casa de Colores. We always have a wonderful time and learn so much about Mexican cooking. We really enjoy taking classes from Donna. She is so professional. Our group of 4 take a private class instead...More

Thank Jil H
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a wonderful day with Donna. We learned a lot about Mexican Cuisine and ingredients. Our class was Chillies Rellenos and we made 2 styles completely different, ones with cheese and one with a delicious meat and nut filling. We also...More

3  Thank Lynette S
Reviewed 24 March 2018

None of the "students" were ever asked to wash their hands. Nasty! Food was dropped on the floor and thrown directly into a blender to make salsa. All of the students used and re-used the same spoon in a community bowl of salsa...double-dipped! We were...More

5  Thank Meusrey17
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Today I did the savory and desert tamale cooking class. Great experience cooking and learning the fine points to make both horizontal and semi-vertical tamales along with an amazing dark chile salsa! I had no idea whet a dood tamale tastes like until attended this...More

3  Thank Pacrist
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We opted to build our own private class with Donna to concentrate on two areas of interest to us: Mole and Tamales. Donna ran us thru the gambit of heating peppers and spices on a Comal, grinding techniques, and how to cook Mole. She also...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Not knowing anything about tamales we decided to have Donna introduce us to the magic of Mexican cuisine. She is a wealth of knowledge and expertise. This was our fourth visit to Donna’s school (aka her home) and we were mesmerized for four hours of...More

Thank jamestR8091AT
Reviewed 1 March 2018

this was my second time taking one of Donna's classes. I can not recommend this highly enough. Donna teaches more than techniques, she teaches you the history too. best 4 hours of my trip!

Thank Cris W
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We booked a Mexican Cooking class by emailing brisajones@yahoo.com. This is the best way to get in touch with Donna Jones. She was quick to reply, answer questions and set up the reservation. No advance deposit required. Don’t worry about transportation logistics. She helps with...More

2  Thank Dan L
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4 August 2018|
Response from jamestR8091AT | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Donna can adjust her program to meet your deadlines. We usually start our class around 10 am and finish around 3 pm. Just let her know.
16 March 2018|
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Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
James T's answer below is accurate. Directions would almost be impossible. She will meet you at the Autozone plaza and take you to her beautiful house.