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bcnKITCHEN Cooking Classes

Fusina 15 (El Born), 08003 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932681253
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Ranked #8 of 465 Activities in Barcelona
Type: Classes/Workshops
Owner description: bcnKITCHEN, just in the charming central district of El Born, is a local cooking school where we care about details, history, culture and gastronomy.... more » Owner description: bcnKITCHEN, just in the charming central district of El Born, is a local cooking school where we care about details, history, culture and gastronomy. Our love for food leads us from the school to a local food market in the very best center, where we buy some groceries and explain as much as we can around every little ingredient we see there, and back again to the school. Now, at this point, aprons on! Cook, learn, laugh, drink and enjoy while cooking. All around the kitchen, and then in the table, we’re going to get directly into Barcelona, Catalunya and Spain bite by bite, sip by sip. « less
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 NEW

Had a brilliant class today with some fun people from all over the world and master chef, Rais. We first toured a market to get the ingredients and Rais explained all the dishes we'd be making along with their origins. The class was hands on with the wine free-flowing and we ended up producing some pretty delicious and good looking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 NEW via mobile

My husband and I just completed a class this afternoon. We had such a wonderful time shopping for the ingredients at the local market, prepping and experiencing hands-on cooking of traditional Spanish dishes. I highly recmoment this experience while in Barcelona.

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Austin, Texas, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

We really enjoyed our cooking class at BCN Kitchen in Barcelona. Alvaro, our chef and class leader was magnificent. We began the class by going over to the Mercat de Santa Catarina and picking out the fish and vegetables that we would use in the recipes. Alavaro taught us the differences between warm water and cold water fish as well... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed the whole experience. We got to visit the local market to pick up the produce we will use. What I enjoyed was the chef talking about the city and the places were passing through,gave a glance through a local. We then headed back to the kitchen and began cooking with the chef a complete course.... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My friend Kathy and I were staying in the El Born district of Barcelona a couple of weeks ago and we walked by a window and saw a cooking class going on. We were planning to find a class in the city anyway so we stopped in and signed up. I’ve been to a lot of cooking classes and this... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Chef Rias makes you feel comfortable straight away, she has a clear relaxed way of showing us how to prepare the most wonderful Catalan food !! afterwards we all ate and laughed together!! I would highly recommend this 4 hour cooking course. it also includes a insightful trip to the market and some handy tips when buying fresh food and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

Chef Rais is a very gifted chef. Her enthusiasm and knowledge of Spanish cuisine and products is impressive. A welcoming kitchen and dining area, Chef Rais makes cooking so enjoyable but also informative. Today we were a group of 10 people and it was so much fun. After helping to prepare and cook 5 different dishes, we then sat and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Great day shopping at the market, learning about Catalan food history (the cornerstone to any culture). Followed by an enjoyable afternoon preparing the meal in a fun, charming and professional atmosphere. Topped of with an outstanding food experience, wine and laughter. Thank you Chef Rais.

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Iroquois Falls, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The Cooking Class, was one of my favourite experiences in Barcelona. Chef Rais, was a very knowledgeable, witty, humourous, enthusiastic, professional person who guided us through a shopping and cooking experience like no other. The kitchen was conveniently located in El Born district of Barcelona, just minutes from the Sant Caterina Mercado, the marketplace. Rias walked us through the local... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We had a lovely time in the cooking class & being introduced to the market. chef Alvarado was very knowledgeable & entertaining. The dinner we prepared was delicious & great fun to dine with our fellow students.

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