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Thai Orchid Cookery School

1/1 Soi 8 Prapokkloa Rd. Prasing Chiangmai Thailand, Chiang Mai, Thailand
804998090
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Ranked #2 of 273 activities in Chiang Mai
Type: Classes/Workshops
Owner description: Courses at the Thai Orchid Cooking School are based on the philosophy that a meal should be a beautiful thing, made with love and shared with love.... more » Owner description: Courses at the Thai Orchid Cooking School are based on the philosophy that a meal should be a beautiful thing, made with love and shared with love. The school was started by three friends who have the same dream of sharing their love of Thai cooking with those who desire to learn how to cook delicious Thai food but also to experience the culture and poetry of Thai cuisine. « less
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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

This cooking class was fantastic! "A" picked us up on time from our hotel, at the agreed upon time, and brought us to their home, which coincidently is where the cooking class is located. The equipment were well organized, clean, and well set-up. A & Kong both were very good at teaching the participants how to cook Thai cuisine. The... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

My day at Thai Orchid Cooking School was the best on my trip so far! I love the fact that I got to choose myself what recipes I wanted to learn - that way I could pick my favourite thai dishes. 'A' and her colleague were friendly and very pedagogic. They also gave individual tips to suit my specific "needs",... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

I did the lunchtime class with three friends. The instructors are a Thai couple who run the school themselves. They were incredibly friendly, welcoming and professional. They explained the preparation of each dish very well. Their school consists of three rooms: a dining room (with AC), a kitchen (outside but shaded) and a classroom with a mirror (with AC) on... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 NEW via mobile

Well worth it you learn real Thai food and the people running it make it more enjoyable. Ai & Kong were friendliest people i have ever met, explained things clearly and were amazing cooks. The ingredients were fresh and high quality so the food we cooked turned out brilliant. We learned six meals, also included knife skills, presentation tricks and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I have done a lot of searching about the cooking schools and finally I chose Thai Orchid.  I must say my choice is 100% correct.  Thanks all who have shared your great experience in Thai Orchid. The tutors can speak good english.  It is easy to understand and catch up even u know nothing about cookery.  They take care each... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Our family of 6 certainly enjoyed the time we spent at the Thai Orchid Cooking School. Everything from pickup to drop off was flawless. We were asked to choose one of three different menu items for each of the six dishes we prepared and also toured a local market to learn more about the items we were cooking with. We... More

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

"A" and her staff were well organized. Her recipes and techniques are awesome. Recipes were easy to learn and even better eating the results!! A must "to do" in Chiang Mai. The trip to the market was very informative too!

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Akaslompolo, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I took this class during our visit to Chiangmai. Kong picked us up with a/c van and headed to cooking school. Our teacher "A & Kong" are amazing and they both speak very good English. After made two dishes, we went to the market which was very interesting finding out about all the different Thai ingredients. We... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I loved this class. A and Kong are excellent teachers and very efficient, so we were able to make a lot of different dishes during our time together and get in an informative trip to the market. I took the class with two friends from San Francisco and because there are choices for each course (appetizers, soups, mains, dessert), between... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

There are so many cooking school in Chiang Mai  but we were so glad we chose Thai orchid!  An excellent cooking school, fun, amazing food, friendly teachers and so informative. We did a full day course, they picked us up and dropped us off and we each cook 6 dishes, appetizer, soup, curry paste, curry, stir fried and desert. Each... More

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