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Viking Cooking School

325 C Howard Street, Greenwood, MS 38930
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Ranked #1 of 8 Attractions in Greenwood
Type: Classes/Workshops, Classes
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brandon, ms
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

We went to the Italian class, A Taste of Italy, on a Saturday night. It was entertaining, delicious, and very instructive. We enjoyed ourselves completely! They served two wines and some appetizers, and we dined on our own cooking. Chris was our instructor and he was very capable and friendly. We would definitely do it again.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We had the best time and the food was wonderful - we prepared the recipes from the movie/book The Help - fried chicken, greens, Mac n cheese, biscuits, cornbread, and chocolate pie! Don't worry, there are lots of different types of classes. I have taken many cooking classes and this was the best. These are the reasons - the place... More

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74 reviews 74 reviews
17 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

I went with a friend, and had I known we would be cooking in groups of 4, I would have brought 2 more friends. I don't really like the idea of cooking and eating food that strangers have prepared. Other than that, it was a good time! The food was more bland than I liked. However, the experience was great...especially... More

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Memphis, Tennessee
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

My three sisters and I had a thoroughly enjoyable day at the Viking Cooking School in Greenwood, MS. Our class consisted of the four of us, six ladies from Tennessee, and a couple from Little Rock, AR. MaryLee, our instructor was gracious and patient. The day was filled with laughter as we practiced our knife skills and learned new techniques.... More

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Monroe, Louisiana
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

On a trip with my sister, we enjoyed a great time meeting and cooking with a group of people from all over the South! The instruction was great and pressure-free. The end result was yummy. We had a great time and learned some new techniques. The cooking school is a great way to spend the morning or evening.

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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I am not a cook, but enjoyed learning and getting helpful tips from the instructors at the Viking cooking school. We made southern comfort food from the movie The Help - fried chicken, Mac and cheese, skillet cornbread, feather-light biscuits, and southern cooked greens. After cooking you get to sample your food. It was fun and came complete with a... More

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Paragould, Arkansas
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

my daughter and I took a class while in greenwood. this was her third time and my first. we took "the help" class. fried chicken, collards,mac and cheese,cornbread, biscuits, caramel cake and chocolate cake!!!! the young couple in our group were very nice and i just set back and let the young ones cooked. the instructor was very good also.... More

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Greenwood, Mississippi
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Viking Cooking School is held in excellent facilities, with fun knowledgeable instructors . It's worth a trip to Greenwood just to take a class.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The Viking Cooking school has 2 types of classes---observation and hands-on. You can go online and check the classes for subject and type. The Alluvian Hotel is across the street and is beautiful! Also the Alluvian spa is next door to the cooking school. Lots of good restaurants makes for a great weekend getaway. Check out the Greenwood Tourism website... More

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Starkville, Mississippi
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Had a great hands-on experience while enjoying great company and wine! The instructor was knowledgable and patient with all - we were split into groups and helped one another with the recipies. No need for any experience - just expect to have fun!

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