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Basque Pintxos and traditional dishes cooking class

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    What to Expect
    Don't just come to San Sebastian to enjoy the renowned 'pintxos', but learn how to cook the traditional Basque delicacies too!
    Immerse yourself in our kitchen and our chef will teach you how to prepare these delicious miniature creations and two of the most famous local dishes like bacalao al pil pil!

    Improve your cooking skills to enjoy in the future at your home and be able to share the best of the Basque gastronomy with your family and friends. Be welcome in one of the secret kitchens in the Old Town, the heart of San Sebastian's gastronomy! There is no need to be an expert cook to join, and people with all culinary levels are welcome. The activity includes cooking class of 4 pintxos two main dishes and a dessert. Every pintxo will be paired with txakoli white and Rioja red wines.

    Sample Menu

    • Gilda - Pintxo 1: Gilda
    - Anchovy
    - Olives
    - Green peppers
    • Donostiarra pintxo - Pintxo 2: Donostiarra
    - Green pepper
    - Achovy
    - Boiled egg
    - Mayonnaise
    - Shrimp
    • Pintxo 3: Goat cheese - - Sundried tomatos
    - Goat cheese
    - Dried fruits
    - Vinaigrette
    • Pintxo 4: Mushroom - - Ham
    - Mushrooms
    - Garlic and lemon sauce
    • Bacalao al pil pil
    • Iberian Pork dish - -Iberian pork
    - Piquillo red pepper
    • Idiazabal cheese cake
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    31 de Agosto Kalea, 29, 20003 Donostia, Gipuzkoa, Spain
    Departure Time
    5:00 PM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Beverages
    • Basque dishes and pintxos cooking class
    • Pintxos and Basque food tasting
    • Wine tasting
    • Dinner
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    Exclusions
    • The activity is all included
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 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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    +1
    We took this pintoxs cooking class and Loved it! It was simple and delicious. Marianna taught the class and she was wonderful. Her love of cooking made the class even more enjoyable. We made basic pintoxs, a couple larger main dishes and cheese cake for dessert. Each course was
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    By: Local Experts tours by Donostyle Tours
    259 reviews
    Andrew9461
    Dallas
    113
    Great tour
    Emily was our tour guide and could not have been better. Her English is great. She gave us great information. The
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    Dolph48
    Caloundra, Australia
    10
    great experience in long established cider house
    Our guide was enthusiastic and very knowledgeable. The tour was informative even though we were there at probably
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    Mhumble819
    Olympia, Washington
    91
    Great Pintxo Tour!
    We had a delightful time on this tour. Because of the time of year and the horrible weather that night (pouring
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    INARRA
    10
    wonder city
    My and my girlfriend enjoyed this tour enormously. It was our first time in this region but this tour gives you
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    GmanAz
    32
    Go take the San Sebastián wine tour !!!
    Reuben , our guide , was fantastic. He was very informative of both the Rioja wines, wine making process and the
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    michaelmQ1317WB
    10
    Great Day Trip
    A wonderful day in Rioja — Robin was a great guide and the two wineries gave us a great idea of what winemaking in
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    Ian K
    Ancaster, Canada
    104
    Perfect way to have a Basque experience
    An excellent way to dive into Bilbao and the northern coast. Extremely knowledgeable guide (Begonia) did a very
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    ThelmaT14
    10
    The tour guide was excellent
    It was excellent. The tour guide provided a lot of history and information about the city, the museum, where to
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    jp8585
    San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
    11
    Very nice tour!
    Me and my friends really enjoyed this tour. There are 45 min from San Sebastian to Bayonne but is totally worth
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    Srayusa
    Jackson, Wyoming
    10
    Hondarribia and Pasaia (San Pedro & San Juan) Tour
    The tour was absolutely fantastic! Maider was our guide.. very good english and went out of her way to explain the
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    H1759MHjessicab
    220
    Wonderful cooking class
    We took this pintoxs cooking class and Loved it! It was simple and delicious. Marianna taught the class and she
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    Mpalcus
    Potomac, Maryland
    64
    Great way to get acquainted with San Sebastián
    This tour gave the history of the city and wonderful walk around this beautiful city. It finished with a Pintxo
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    julianhdelpilar
    Metro Manila, Philippines
    10
    Biarritz and French Basque tour
    very interesting and personal tour. not rushed, not noisy with other tourists. our tour guide was very good.
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    ane z
    323
    Some of the best tours to the city and tryps around.
    Some of the best tour to San Sebastian city . Gastronomy and winery visits. Also Bilbao tour, basque coast and
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    djgarmer
    Dallas
    921
    Bilbao and Guggenheim
    Knowledgeable guide with a good personality. Great Pintxos lunch. Guide make Guggenheim easy to see. Would
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