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Hutong cuisine Cooking School (Beijing Cooking School)

35 Dengcao Hutong, Beijing, China
+86 10 8401 4788
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Experience Beijing: Chinese Cooking Class and Market Tour
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9AM - 2PM Cooking class: every Tuesday to Sunday A trip to China wouldn't be complete without exploring its cuisine. Deepen your experience by learning how to cook authentic local dishes, then sit down to enjoy them with your host. 6:30PM - 9:30PM The Chef's Table (Dinner) If you come to China this gourmet paradise, do not forget to explore its food culture.the best way to do that is by getting up close to the people who cook it. Book yourself into a Chef’s Kitchen dinner to watch Chef Chao as he prepares a classic Chinese dinner. You’ll pick up some important Chinese cooking techniques, learn more about the country and its food culture, and then, finally, enjoy the delicious food together - all in a private traditional Peking courtyard house setting.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
35 Dengcao Hutong, Beijing, China
+86 10 8401 4788
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Today myself and three friends attended Chao's cooking class at his home in hutong said of Beijing. What a fantastic morning we had! We chose to do the Szechuan 1 menu. Before the class began, Chao went through the basic ingredients that every Chinese person...More

Thank dnjlsb0
Reviewed 12 May 2017

If you're looking for a Chinese cooking class in Beijing, LOOK NO FURTHER. I live in Beijing and have tried other schools (the Hutong and Black Sesame Kitchen). While those places are lovely, NOTHING beats Beijing Cooking School on authenticity. The food at the other...More

Thank tripsASD
Reviewed 11 May 2017

9 course meal and each dish was more delicious than the previous. The atmosphere was great and the chef was great. Highly recommend but make sure you plan for this type of eating marathon. Great for large and small groups.

Thank Andreea R
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We did the dumplings class today and had a fantastic time. Chef Chao is an excellent teacher and very happy and friendly. The dumplings were amazing and I will be re doing this class in a few weeks when my daughter comes to visit. I...More

Thank MaureenGrant
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Chao is one of the best instructors I have met. He shows beginners how to cut with a Chinse clever, and he offers information for more advanced students. This is easily the best 1/2 day cooking class I have attended (of ca. 6 in Asia)...More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I've taken many Chinese cooking classes at Beijing Cooking School with friends visiting Beijing over the past 4 years. Chao is a wonderful teacher and so fun to visit with! The class menus feature a balance of different dishes and techniques, and you will enjoy...More

1  Thank PatcRODE
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This was fun. We did a morning cooking class. You arriving via a small side street in central Beijing, and then enter through a small traditional red door into a very old and traditional property (that has seen better days but is very much Beijing)...More

1  Thank vernons517
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I'm having a hard time reviewing this, as I booked and paid for a a specific class, confirmed several days before, and when I arrived it was something totally different. So if you can accept some ambiguity, go for it. The class I did attend...More

1  Thank jra3
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

We always take a cooking class when on holiday, and this one was amazing. We started with the market tour which was very interesting and then moved into making several very tasty dishes. The chef was great, easy to follow and fun! The kitchen was...More

Thank Tina L
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took a cooking class with Chef Chao while visiting Beijing. He started out with a tour of the market and shopping for fresh ingredients for the day. He provided a great introduction to Schezhuan cooking and we made some great food....More

Thank bfm_85
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Can you please message me your contact because I have questions prior to booking a cooking class. Thank you.
11 May 2016|
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Response from gnappissimo | Reviewed this property |
Ask here pls.