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Address: Forint Street, Budapest 1024, Hungary
Phone Number: +36 20 779 3375
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Description: Join our hands-on home cooking classes for a fun and interactive...
Join our hands-on home cooking classes for a fun and interactive experience with an insight into history, culture, food, wine and tradition. Visitors to Budapest often count Hungarian cuisine as one of the most memorable parts of their trip. Culinary Hungary's intimate, in-home cooking classes allow you to learn to cook Hungarian in a relaxing environment. Add a market tour, wine tasting or both and you will end up with a one-of-a-kind, delicious Budapest experience. Hosts Agnes and Istvan, a native Hungarian couple, will guide you through Hungarian food and cooking techniques spiced up with interesting stories in their lovely Budapest apartment located in Buda. All lessons are hands-on and held in English. No cooking skills required. Lessons end with eating your very own home-cooked Hungarian meals.
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A great day at the market

Whether you want to learn how to make local cuisine, meet local people or just get away from looking at monuments and museums, this is a wonderful way to spend a day. Andrew was a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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Greensboro, North Carolina

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Whether you want to learn how to make local cuisine, meet local people or just get away from looking at monuments and museums, this is a wonderful way to spend a day. Andrew was a great host and cook, and we had a lot of fun. But don’t skip the market trip because it might be the best part of... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Agnes was not there for our cooking class, but her colleague Andrew was fantastic. The entire afternoon was relaxed and friendly. My boyfriend and I are not skilled cooks but were taught how to prepare the dishes step by step. I felt completely at home in Agnes' humble apartment. Also, Agnes has been great to communicate with - very helpful... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My friend and I booked ourselves onto this class on the first day of our Budapest trip. Unfortunately, we were not able to do the market tour as it was a bank holiday, but it didn't make the experience any less enjoyable. We were greeted by the very knowledgable and friendly chef, Andrew, who welcomed us with some background chat... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

A trip to Budapest would not be complete without a true local experience. Learning how to cook traditional Hungarian food with Andrew was truly a delight. We made the Jokai Bean Soup, Stuffed Cabbage and Pancakes. Of course we had to make the very same meal for our family when we arrived back in the States while telling them about... More 

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

My husband and I spent a very enjoyable day with Andrew preparing our lunch (and drinking wine of course). The dishes turned out great, and it was the best meal we had in Budapest. Just shows you don't need fancy equipment and fixtures to prepare a wonderful meal. Andrew is very nice and outgoing, and had everything set up before... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Very nice experience. This was a good basic cooking class that gives you the real feel for traditional home cooking in Hungary. Agnes and Andrew were very flexible with scheduling, had great communication, overall it was a great experience. Andrew lead me through a private cooking class, with insight to local culture, foods and great conversation. I recommend this for... More 

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

First, I was on a visit to Budapest and I wanted to learn about Hungarian cuisine. I must say that I was alone to participate in cooking classes. I met Andrew at The Great Market and it made me do a guided tour. The Great Market is a beautiful place, it's a place to discover. There was everything and more,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We did this cooking class with Andrew the second day we arrived into Budapest and it did not disappoint. We had a private class with just my husband and I and therefore the class was catered to us. We met Andrew at the big Central Market and were given a tour of the market and tastings of local food, all... More 

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Barnesville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

A wonderful way to spend a day in Budapest. Andrew met us at The Great Market and invited us to try some Hungarian delicacies. He then gave us a tour while purchasing what we needed for our cooking lesson (bean soup, stuffed peppers and poppy seed bread pudding). Back at the apartment he taught us to prepare these dishes and... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Both the market tour and cooking class were excellent. Thanks Andrew for a great day and thanks Agatha for the flexibility in setting it up. I will make a lot of Jókai been soup in the future.

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Address: Address: Forint Street, Budapest 1024, Hungary
Phone Number: +36 20 779 3375
Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest

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