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Oh my lord, if you are ever in Etla, Oaxaca do not miss out SOFMH

They organised our wedding, the most amazing party. They took care of every detail. The most... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
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Beautiful beautiful highland of Scotland

Departured from city center of Edinburgh, we started our 3-day trip to the Isle of Skye. Luckily... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
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Rancho Aurora | AP#42 Admon.3, Oaxaca 68101, Mexico
011 52 951 508 0469
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 14, 2010

I was very fortunate to be able to travel to Oaxaca last October during the 'Muertos' /day of the dead celebrations through a one week cooking workshop with Susanna Trilling. First of all I loved Oaxaca and the people. On the second day of walking...More

7  Thank tkath
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Reviewed November 5, 2011

My daughter and I signed up for a one day cooking class with Susana Trilling during the week of El Dia de los Muertos and basically we didn't get what we were promised for $75.00 ea. for an all-day class which was to consist of...More

15  Thank 145Elena
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

They organised our wedding, the most amazing party. They took care of every detail. The most great thing was the food! People could not stop licking their fingers, not to mention the chocolate cake they baked for us. A place in the middle of two...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Departured from city center of Edinburgh, we started our 3-day trip to the Isle of Skye. Luckily, we were arranged to stay in the Pink Guest House of Portree which you'll see in any pictures that show the dock of Portree. Have you ever live...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2018

First, you tour the Etla market seeing the huge varieties of chiles. Then we taste delicious tamales. There were so many different fillings. Yum! Then we drove to the cooking school. Once we got there we were served a small lunch. Then we were given...More

1  Thank slf540
Reviewed June 18, 2018

My friend Mari and I spent an amazing week in Oaxaca City for the festivities of Dia De Los Muertos. our party of four women signed up for the cheese making class at Seasons of My Heart Cooking School, even though Mari had never cooked...More

Thank Rowdymom
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Our group of 12 spent an afternoon learning to cook authentic Oaxacan recipes. The staff were welcoming and served a light lunch to fortify us. Then we divided into 4 groups. Each group cooked a different part of a four course meal. The ingredients were...More

Thank AntarcticaGirl
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the day we spent with Emily, Dulce, and Yolanda at Seasons of the Heart cooking school. Everything was well organized and as advertised. The market tour was lots of fun, especially since it was outside of Oaxaca. The school...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed February 24, 2018

The kitchen has ample space and is nicely furnished. You will do some hands on work and share in the food production. The highlight that made me glad to attend was our visit to the Central Market. There are two principle markets in Oaxaca; the...More

1  Thank Richard C
Reviewed January 25, 2018

S. Trilling was away. However, my husband and I loved the cooking class anyway. Our time with Yolanda at the market in Etla was super interesting! She was a good teacher. We sampled amazing tamales and ice creams and many other delightful things, like fruit...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed October 24, 2017

We did a private lesson that was really great! All of the staff were so helpful and kind. From arrangements to car pick up to helping with the the class. Wonderful informative market tour with Yolanda before we headed out to the Rancho. Susana was...More

1  Thank KHA7257
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

If you want to get out of the city and want to be completely immersed into a different experience, you might enjoy this. The information is extremely specific which can be off putting and perhaps the day could be a little bit shorter. I agree...More

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Response from Abby F | Reviewed this property |
My class was with Yolanda and I never even met Susan. It's kind of disappointing to go to Susan's school and not have class with her, but Yolanda is fantastic! Her market tour was the highlight for me, and the cooking class... More