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Home's cooking school & wet market tour

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Address: Hongkong Island, Hong Kong, China
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Description: Visiting the unique open Wet Market, joining a fun home's style Cooking...
Visiting the unique open Wet Market, joining a fun home's style Cooking Class and getting your best experience to living & culture in Hong Kong. 3-hour per session. Available every weekday morning or afternoon.
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I had a great morning with Joyce. She showed us around a market where we bought the produce we would cook and then prepared it in her home :)

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I had a great morning with Joyce. She showed us around a market where we bought the produce we would cook and then prepared it in her home :)

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Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Home's cooking school and wet market tour was a really nice way to spend a few hours in Hong Kong. Joyce was very pleasant and I felt as if we were old friends. The wet market tour was a nice experience as I was able to learn more about local ingredients and the culture in general when it comes to... More 

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

My partner and I spent a great Monday morning with Joyce, visiting the wet markets, gaining insight into some ingredients locals use and then cooking lunch in Joyce's home. Joyce did most of the work whilst we washed vegetables, diced and sliced.....the class is not necessarily about learning a complete new set of skills, but rather gaining insight into HK... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

An opportunity to wander through the wet market and engage with a number of stall holders while we purchased ingredients for the simple cooking class was a delight and allowed me to develop a deeper appreciation of Cantonese food. Once at Joyce's home our small class chopped and chatted while we prepared a lunch of pork dumplings and steamed giant... More 

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Edinburgh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

With the Hong Kong subway system being so efficient, it was easy to meet up with Joyce. She took us to her local market and it was interesting to see the produce & buy all the items we needed for the cookery morning. Joyce made us very welcome in her home and we all really enjoyed the recipes, the opportunity... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I thought Joyce was lovely, very efficient, friendly and full of useful information she was happy to share with us. The food was good, and we loved the market visit, which was very colourful and different from UK markets!. Negatives: overpriced for what we did - which was basically not much cooking! Joyce shared the 'tasks' among 4 of us... More 

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Belmont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

What a great way to have the fun of your foreign culinary experiences last well after you you return from your trip; learn to recreate them at home! Joyce was a great guide at the wet market, not only did she explain many of the more unique ingredients, we were greeted personally by many of the stall owners which made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Lovely market walk and cooking class with Joyce! Learned a lot about the produce sold on the market; besides being fun, Joyce is very knowledgeable and keen to answer all questions that we had. The dishes we made represent local cuisine and are simple to make, so we can make them at home as well :-) We had a wonderful... More 

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Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

What can be more rewarding to any foodie than to first stroll around a local market with a local then take the produce back to their apartment to prepare and cook it? This is very much a cottage industry. You are with a local in her own environment, learning from her. If you are a foodie, I can't recommend this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This was a great cooking course! My husband and I have taken a few cooking classes in a few different countries, and this was one of the best. The recipes we made were all really delicious but simple. We'll be able to make everything again!

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Address: Address: Hongkong Island, Hong Kong, China
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong Region  >  Hong Kong

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