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We had so much fun. We learned interesting facts and stories related to the Victorian Christmas and... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Kas31361
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Columbus, Ohio
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My two girlfriends and I took part in Choctoberfest in Worthington yesterday. To say it was a treat... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Lesdonna
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Culinary tours in Columbus, OH, show you what makes Columbus' hopping food scene. You'll go into back-of-the-house operations, kitchens, farms, gardens, and workshops where you'll learn about foods, ingredients, and preparation through interactive...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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275 Longfellow Ave, Worthington, OH 43085-3073
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+1 614-746-9931
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We had so much fun. We learned interesting facts and stories related to the Victorian Christmas and where traditions came from. I learned there are no Plumbs in Plumb Pudding, and it's DELICIOUS! We also had hands on time decorating a Gingerbread House

Thank Kas31361
Sheila C, Owner at A La Carte Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

I'm glad you got to taste Plum Pudding. It is a rare treat here in the US

Reviewed 29 October 2017

My two girlfriends and I took part in Choctoberfest in Worthington yesterday. To say it was a treat would be an understatement. Sheila was knowledgeable and interesting. We learned some history about chocolate and got to eat plenty of different food items that she made...More

Thank Lesdonna
Sheila C, Owner at A La Carte Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Spread the word....come prepared to eat a full meal. Bring a container to take some treats home too.

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Who knew? Chocolate on a salad with chocolate vinaigrette??? Yum! A visit with Sheila is enlightening, fun, and very tasty! She is knowledgeable beyond anyone I know about food origins, thoughtfully attentive to special dietary restrictions and just plain fun to be around. I’ve learned...More

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Sheila C, Owner at A La Carte Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thanks for letting us know we are on the right track! It should always feel like a party!

Reviewed 29 October 2017

Al La Carte Food Tours is all about an in-depth experience of food and food-related themes that makes your mouth water and leaves your appetite more than satisfied-- you'll want to come back for more!! I'm a repeat customer having joined in special clinics on...More

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Sheila C, Owner at A La Carte Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

I am delighted that you have enjoyed your experiences with A La Carte Food Tours Kitchen Clinics. You did a better job of describing Kitchen Clinics than I've managed up to this point. I hope to see you again very soon at another Kitchen Clinic.

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Sheila is incredibly knowledgeable and does a GREAT job with her food tours! She goes the extra mile for all her guests to make sure they learn and have a good time too!

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Awful! My review very much mirrors markgU2387ZZ - we were on the same tour. To be called a "tasting tour of German Village" is beyond inaccurate; false advertising at best. There was very little tasting and it hardly resembles the tour description. Sheila, the tour...More

3  Thank nlm8
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We thought we were taking a food tasting tour of German Village establishments. Our first taste was served by the operator on small paper plates in the Meeting House. It consisted of some deli turkey with cream cheese, two slices of pepperoni, two bites of...More

5  Thank markgU2387ZZ
Sheila C, Owner at A La Carte Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2016

Thank you for joining us for A Tasting Tour of German Village and thank you for your comments. On the day of our tour, the temperature was in the 90s. I am sure that colored your perceptions. Our tours are tasting tours, not restaurant crawls....More

Reviewed 23 March 2016

Had a wonderful time. The food was awesome and we made some of the food too! Definitely recomend any of the tours!

Thank Kas31361
Reviewed 31 July 2015

My husband and I took the Ethnic Market Tour provided by Sheila Campbell. We enjoyed the afternoon learning about the various ethnic markets in the area and their specialties. We saw things that we had never seen. Each market had its own uniqueness. We both...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2015

I attended a Kitchen Clinic hosted by A La Carte Food Tours May 9th, 2015. The clinic was all about cake. The host Sheila Campbell was so enlightening and knowledgeable about cake! We tasted a variety of cakes (I think 5 total!) and learned about...More

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