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Arte Culinario by Mavi Graf

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Mavi is Amazing

Mavi Graf does an outstanding job of educating her students in the art of Mexican cooking and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Mavi is an amazing chef!

Mavi came to our condo and prepared our meal from start to finish and left the kitchen spotless... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark B
Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
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Die-hard foodies & wine aficionados need apply! For those genuinely interested in the food & culture of Mexico. Private Cooking Classes w/local celebrity Chef Mavi Graf in the comfort of her home. Traditional or Contemporary Mexican cuisine: guided...more
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Calle Mastil # 2 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48450, Mexico
+52 322 135 8570
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Mavi Graf does an outstanding job of educating her students in the art of Mexican cooking and cuisine. She works with you a head of time in developing the class structure to accommodate what dishes you are interested in preparing. And she keeps her classes...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mavi came to our condo and prepared our meal from start to finish and left the kitchen spotless. We started off with her raspberry infused vodka cocktail and finished with an amazing coconut and pineapple dessert. She has a large menu of foods to choose...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our cooking class with Chef Mavi! First we shopped for ingredients at several local markets, learning about the cultural and culinary history of the city along the way! Then we made some delicious food that we had selected from a long menu of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, brother, sister-in-law and I spent a delightful 6 hours with Mavi, learning about local ingredients and where to shop, how to cook authentic and delicious Mexican dishes, and eating divine food in a beautiful setting in Mavi's own home. This experience was the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Chef Mavi Graf’s class is fantastic. Prior to our cooking day, we decided upon our menu. We arrived at 10 am, and off the 4 of us went to four stops (shopping for spices, produce, meat, and wine). Mavi selected remarkable small neighborhood shops for...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

Our group thoroughly enjoyed our cooking class with Mavi. As part of our experience we went shopping for our ingredients which allowed us time to experience the markets and ask many of our questions about purchasing those fresh ingredients. Everyone got a chance to help...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

Mavi is a expert cook and conducts her cooking classes with a absolutely charming blend of efficiency, humor, superb organization and magic. I have taken cooking classes all over the world (Greece, the Dalmation Coast, southern India, and Thailand to name a few) and this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank msd46
Reviewed February 6, 2019

Mavi was gracious in opening her home to us for our cooking lesson. We made a delicious Chiles en Nogada, Flan and Ceviche. She was informative, entertaining and generous with her knowledge of Mexican cuisine. We will be back.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TraceyHuenemann
Reviewed January 29, 2019

My family and I have done cooking classes all over the world, from Malaysia to France to Indonesia to Mexico, and beyond. It is a tribute to Mavi that we have returned four times, and plan to make it a centerpiece of every PV visit...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank neisner
Reviewed January 27, 2019

I've taken several cooking classes with Mavi and loved them each time. For our trip to PV this year we had Mavi come to our condo and cook dinner for 4 on the day we arrived. Best way to start a vacation, just relaxing after...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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December 13, 2018|
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Response from mavigraf | Property representative |
Hola, No problem if you don´t speak Spanish, we are completely bilingual.
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February 10, 2017|
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Response from mavigraf | Property representative |
Hello, Yes we do! I was a vegetarian for 14 yrs, so I do know that Mexican Cooking is full of amazing dishes that you can enjoy!! It will be great to have you. We have a US number 419-949-4515, let us know!
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August 24, 2016|
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Response from Carie McReynold... P | Reviewed this property |
I saw the website didn't work but she is on FB -Arte Culinario Mavi Graff and also just Mavi Graff and looked like she is doing a big class event in Sept this yr. I'm traveling now but will be home on the 30th of Aug and can... More