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Arte Culinario by Mavi Graf

Calle Mastil # 2 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48450, Mexico
+52 322 135 8570
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Mavi Graf Cooking class

This was a wonderful experience! Going to the markets was unique and very Mexican. Mavi is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JLPL23
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Anaheim
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3rd Times the charm...BEST cultural tour & cuisine

This was my 3rd visit to Chef Mavi, this time solo trip to PV. You are sent a menu to choose from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
glendasofly13
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Milwaukee, WI.
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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 tour of local food markets to shop for ingredients, wine pairings, complimentary appetizers, craft cocktail & recipes of your Menu. One-on-one experience inside Chef Mavi's home with breathtaking views of Marina Vallarta.
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“spice shop” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle Mastil # 2 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48450, Mexico
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+52 322 135 8570
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a wonderful experience! Going to the markets was unique and very Mexican. Mavi is charming, knowledgeable and patient. Her house is full of beautiful art and colors. The food (which we participated in preparing) was fresh and delicious. Talking with her husband was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 3rd visit to Chef Mavi, this time solo trip to PV. You are sent a menu to choose from in advance prior to your visit. My entire 4 course meal was made from scratch right in front of me. We met near...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit was even better than the first. We drive around town to the fish market, butcher,spice market etc. Go back to the house and cook delicious dishes. Great food/drink and conversation. We will go a third time

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not only was the end product amazing but the experience of going shopping with Mavi was worth the price of the class. Being a local for only a year we are getting to know PV a little better each day. We learned some great places...More

Thank todd a
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mavi's cooking class is much more than just a class, it is an experience in which she takes you through a food journey of Puerto Vallarta. You will get the real local's perspective. First she took us to her favorite markets to buy the food...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For my mom’s 60th birthday, my brothers and I planned a surprise family trip to PV. One of the ‘surprise activities’ we had up our sleeves was a private birthday drinks & dinner event at our AirBnb with Chef Mavi. Without a doubt, it was...More

Thank Colleen C
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Reviewed July 3, 2018

One of the truly magical things about food is that it brings great people from all over the world together. The Mavi Experience will change your life, if you're ready. There are three distinct ways that set her at the very top with the elite...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Each time I travel to Puerto Vallarta, one of the highlights is taking a cooking class with Mavi. This time we explored traditional and modern Mexican dishes with a focus on seafood. The food was exceptional. My husband, who is a cautious seafood eater, added...More

Thank Omega O
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

Mavi's private cooking class/tour was a one-of-a-kind experience. We went to several different local markets to purchase our ingredients and then back to Mavi's place where we prepared our dishes. Mavi is an incredible teacher and really keeps you engaged. She made my fiancee and...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2018

I had no idea what to expect coming to PV and my entire trip was simply made by the delights of Mavi Graf and her family. We met Mavi about 10am in the morning & set out on a fantastic adventure I'll not soon forget-...More

1  Thank Nikita P
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Myron T
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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chuckspc
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
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Stephanie E
November 1, 2015|
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Response from Sarah M | Reviewed this property |
140 U.S. Dollars per person. That and more information is on her website and if you email her she will send you the potential menu choices.
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