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Mexican Cooking Class and Local Market Ingredients Selection with Transportation

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    What to Expect
    Experience the local market with your chef-guide and pick up some fresh ingredients.

    Cover your senses with colors, aromas, and sounds of the Cancun local markets’ activity.

    Stroll around through the different food sections with their variety of herbs, vegetables, meat, and seafood.

    Find piñata shops, tortillas Factory (from corn flour to table-ready), pottery, clothes, and some souvenirs.

    Stop At:

    • Mercado 23, Cancun Mexico

    Sample Menu

    • Fresh Local Fruit - Select local fruit with your own hands from the local market. Follow the simple, yet useful tips of our professional chef-guide!
    • Guacamole - Simple, yet difficult to accomplish to perfection, learn how to prepare this avocado and pico de gallo appetizer.
    • Refried beans - As good Mexicans, beans go well with everything!
    • Handmade tortillas - The secret behind most Mexican dishes, learn it's preparation and why is so important.
    • Sopes - Thick corn base with different toppings.
    • Enchiladas - Rolled up chicken tacos drowned in green or red sauce topped with cream, cheese, and onion.
    • Margaritas - Do we need to describe it?
    • Arroz Con Leche - Traditional dessert made with rice, milk, vanilla, cinammon and sugar. Learn our special secret ;)
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Av Tulum 5, 5, Cancún, Q.R., Mexico

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Exact pickup times are sent after booking.
    Departure Time
    9:30 AM
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Lunch - Enjoy your self- made meal
    • Coffee and/or Tea - Coffee and tea are offered while the class goes on
    • Alcoholic Beverages - 1 Margarita, prepared by yourself
    • Soda/Pop
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All Fees and Taxes
    Exclusions
    • Roundtrip transportation from Riviera Maya has an extra cost of $20 usd per person
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    An excellent relaxed day out for any foodie. Really enjoyed it. Exactly as described. Our guide, teacher & chef was outstanding.
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    Guide chef Cai (pictured) was knowledgeable and personable. Pepe, another guide who has a big personality joined us for the market and street food tour. The tour was well organized and informative. Met 4 other couples who share similar interests and had a fun time cooking
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    The cooking class was wonderful, informative, and fun! We were able to get a close look into the Mexican shopper and cookery. The guide and chef were awesome! Would highly recommend this class! Loved it.
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    Looking for something to do in Cancun, we found this class. Pepe was our host. He is a very charismatic individual indeed! They took us to a traditional market, showing us how to choose the proper ingredients for our dishes, tasting local market food and drink along the way.
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    Response from JaviCFT, Manager at Mexican Cooking Class and Local Market Ingredients Selection with Transportation
    Responded 1 week ago
    Thanks for joining our cooking class!
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    We LOVED our time with Chef Cayetano. We walked through a local market and he explained the different fruits, spices, meat, tortillas. We sampled the best tamales ever, and one of us even ate a roasted cricket! After buying supplies, we spent a couple of hours at a local
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    Response from JaviCFT, Manager at Mexican Cooking Class and Local Market Ingredients Selection with Transportation
    Responded 1 week ago
    Thanks for reviewing us =)
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    By: Cancun Food Tours
    Dusti W
    Portland, Oregon
    259
    Just so so
    We booked the tour well in advance. We arrived in Cancun and then were notified that the tour was cancelled. We
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    TMI_720
    Orlando, Florida
    2811
    Just what we were looking for!
    We love to cook and experiment with other cuisines so we signed up for this tour with Chef Manuelo - he first took
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    TMI_720
    Orlando, Florida
    2811
    Perfect way to taste tacos and explore the culture of Cancun!
    Cristian and Carlos were excellent hosts- picking us up at our hote so this tour was totally stress free! We went
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    Dougscatzach
    10
    I highly recommend this tour
    Pepe and Chef were great hosts and we learned so much about the local culture and learned to cook traditional
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    Doreen M
    122
    Taco tour
    We throughly enjoyed our tour tasting the authentic tacos of Mexico. Christian was an excellent host, Daniel a
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    Trentster20
    London, Canada
    5616
    Discover Cancun for real
    Wow! What an incredible experience. Our guide Cayetano and driver Jorge lead us on a most wonderful market and
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    AnnonUK
    227
    Perfect for Foodies
    An excellent relaxed day out for any foodie. Really enjoyed it. Exactly as described. Our guide, teacher & chef
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    Kitkat0421
    Brielle, New Jersey
    812
    Excellent way to learn a little Mexican culture and meet likeminded people
    Guide chef Cai (pictured) was knowledgeable and personable. Pepe, another guide who has a big personality joined
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    Toni
    10
    Delightful and fun!
    The cooking class was wonderful, informative, and fun! We were able to get a close look into the Mexican shopper
    Read more
    Katrina S
    Houston, Texas
    275
    Fun and tasty cooking lesson
    We thoroughly enjoyed our cooking lesson, but as another reviewer mentioned, do not book through victor, book
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    Key Details
    • Mercado 23 Cancun Food Tours
    • Duration: 4h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, French, Spanish
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