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Cooking Classes Oaxaca

Esq. Priv. de Almendros # 144-A, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 243 6789
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Tasty and fun way to experience the real Oaxaca

We were in Oaxaca on our honeymoon, it was somewhere we had always wanted to go because of the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Georgiana v
Highlight of our trip!

This class was the highlight of our trip to Oaxaca! Esperanza, Augustine, and Blanca are warm... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Tucson, Arizona
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Esq. Priv. de Almendros # 144-A, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 243 6789
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Reviewed yesterday

We were in Oaxaca on our honeymoon, it was somewhere we had always wanted to go because of the food. We knew when we were planning the trip we wanted to do a cooking class, but we weren't sure where to do it and we...More

Thank Georgiana v
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This class was the highlight of our trip to Oaxaca! Esperanza, Augustine, and Blanca are warm, welcoming, and so fun! Esperanza does such a great job of involving the students in the class - we got to do everything! Be prepared to eat and eat...More

Thank KVR0406
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I had the best time in his cooking class. We met at the zocalo and went straight to the markets. Esperanza knows her way through them like nobody's business. She has a lot of knowledge and shares freely. Augustín has a great sense of humor....More

1  Thank Veeeeeeb2017
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Oaxaca and indeed Mexico - a memorable experience that combined learning about cooking techniques and Mexican culture with making good friends and having a great time. Meeting Esperanza in the morning for a tour of...More

1  Thank Louise T
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We had a very fun time with Augustine, Esperanza, and Blanca. We first met Esperanza to go grocery shopping at the mercado, where she made several stops and expained the various ingredients that we'd be cooking later that day. We munched on chapulines, worms, and...More

Thank allenfromsf
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We had a fun laid back experience. We shared the class with a family and the kids had a lot of fun. Augustine and Esperanza are lovely people and I'll never forget my fun time.

Thank Jamie A
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I couldn't have been more excited than when I first arrived in Oaxaca City. The sights, the sounds, the smells....todo. This class was a great chance to take it all in and especially great to get a nice inside look at a local's perspective on...More

Thank Ethan G
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Esperanza took us to the market to shop for the ingredients for our class as well as to introduce us to cultural favorites such as Tejate(Drink of the Gods), a prehispanic drink prepared from maize and cacao. Delicious! Next, we traveled to Agustin's house where...More

1  Thank Robin B
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful, real Oaxaca cooking experience with Esperanza and Augustine. Everyone got to participate from shopping at the market to the grand finale mole. This is something you won't forget. I loved the casual home kitchen environment and seeing how everyday cooking is done....More

Thank Mstevens4305
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I need to let you know that I have been to many of this type of in the kitchen training and this was the worst I have been to. It started late because we had to "search" the market for several missing from the group....More

1  Thank Carol M
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Valerie d
3 January 2017|
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Response from fiorentina | Reviewed this property |
All of the people in my class spoke Spanish so we had no problems. That being said, Augustin speaks very good English and can translate the cooking portion. For the market there will probably be someone in your group who... More
17 December 2016|
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Response from fiorentina | Reviewed this property |
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
14 October 2016|
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Response from Joshua C | Reviewed this property |
It does look like the website is down, but the email link to Agustin seems to still be working on trip advisor's app. I would highly recommend the class.