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Balinese Cooking Class Experience

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    What to Expect
    Start this experience with pickup from your accommodation, then direct visit to traditional market to take advantages of cooler outdoor temperature to buy all of cooking needs.

    At the traditional market you will get a great chance to see the real Balinese culture and lifestyle. Your guide will explain about Balinese tastes and customs, local meat, fish, and other product, finding ingredients and unique way of bargaining in Balinese-style. This visit will give you an experiences of how Balinese people spend their time before cooking.

    Next, you will be leaded to the house compound. Once you arrive at the compound you are welcomed with a Balinese coffee and cake created by the culinary team of your cooking class. Introducing some well-grown herbs and spices in our organic garden is an extra experience before you start the lesson at Balinese Kitchen.

    You are taught to process the food with traditional utensils and techniques. Paste and sauce preparation is one of the most interesting and important aspects of Balinese cooking, with two types of way Balinese spices preparations, chopped on a wooden chopping block and ground in a stone mortar before being cooked in a variety of ways of Balinese dish. All prep work and cooking are hands-on experiences, performed entirely by you.

    After the class finish, you will then enjoy the lunch which all the dishes made by your own. Finish your lunch and getting ready to be drop off to the original pickup point as the end of this experience.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Depends on the option travelers choose.
    Return Details
    Return to original pickup point
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    • Visit traditional market
    • Coffee and Balinese cake
    • Cooking Instructor
    • Balinese cooking class
    • Visit Balinese house compound
    • Lunch of all the dishes you made
    • A certificate of cooking class
    • Local government taxes
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Entry/Admission - Bali Sun Tours
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A maximum of 6 people per booking, but the class can accommodate 12 participant
    • The duration is approximately 6 hours from pickup till drop off
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 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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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Nyoman teaches you about Balinese food cooking family and culture in his traditional family compound. Relaxed fun and formative session. Highly recommended

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Gazeaway
    Reviewed August 30, 2019 via mobile

    This was a good and authentic class in that we visited a real market, the class was held in a family compound where the whole family was present from 97 year old grandmother down. The chef doing the teaching was very good and spoke excellent...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Steve R
    Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

    What an experience! 🍛👩‍🍳🔥 This morning we got picked up, taken to a village market to learn all about Bali’s culture when sourcing food for their family’s, were welcomed into the family home of more than 40 people, and were taught how to make a...More

    Thank kymberlytravels
    Reviewed August 19, 2019 via mobile

    This was the first cooking class my wife and I have ever done and it was one of the best experiences we’ve had while in Bali! We learned about the culture of the Balinese; not just about the food, but also their home life. It...More

    Thank downie1990
    Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

    My husband and I had a wonderful time on this cooking course. We visited the market, learnt about Balinese spices and traditions and cooked some delicious foods. Would recommend this cooking class to everyone ! Nyoman and his family were so welcoming, kind and caring...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Roo T
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    October 5, 2019|
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    Response from 476deng | Reviewed this property |
    I think it was about 3 hours but I was the only one there that day so was quicker than in a big group. The market was amazing to walk around.
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    • Languages Offered: English
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