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Address: Atsipopoulo, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
Phone Number: 30 6982 29 60 17
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Cretan Cooking are traditional cooking lessons where visitors are...

Cretan Cooking are traditional cooking lessons where visitors are invited to cook, taste and enjoy local recipes and prepare delicious dishes with the guidance and assistance of our professional cooks. All dishes are made of genuine, fresh Cretan products such as olive oil, vegetables, cheese, meat, etc. The course aims to show clear and simple ways of how to prepare and cook Cretan style dishes and are aiming to those interested in Cretan cuisine or to just cooking lovers. The courses are interactive, and participants will enjoy the cooking experience while finishing the adventure enjoying the wonderful lunch or dinner prepared in a friendly and casual atmosphere with local wine and bread, Cretan music and a traditional dessert.

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Interesting evening of local cuisine.

A great evening out seeing how to make some traditional Greek starters, followed by an excellent meal with wine cooked by Maria and served under the trees at the village square... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

A great evening out seeing how to make some traditional Greek starters, followed by an excellent meal with wine cooked by Maria and served under the trees at the village square. We were picked up by man from Ecotours who was very welcoming and told us lots of interesting facts about Crete and the way of life. More of a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This is not a typical tourist event: sit on a bus for three hours going round hotels picking up other tourists, spend a hour getting a Disney local experience with all the individual attention of a sausage factory, then spend three hours on the bus dropping people back at their hotels. The owner of EcoTours wants these evenings to feel... More 

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Ayr, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

It's hard to put into words how much fun my wife and I had at the Cretan Cooking class we took while staying in Rethymnon. During our 2 weeks in Greece, we went to 4 different islands and our highlight of our trip by far was this cooking class. The Review... Not having a clue of how to get around... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

The lessons are given in a suburb of Rethymno. You'll will learn how to make starters, main dishes and dessert and afterwards we eat all the food that was prepared. We helped the chefs and it was great fun. Of course we liked the food, because it was our own work. If you are looking for something different on Crete,... More 

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