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Sharing Traditions Cooking Class & Market Tour

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Sharing Traditions Cooking Class & Market Tour
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Cooking class with a English and Spanish speaking professional chef where you will learn traditional and professional cooking techniques. The class shows the secrets of how to prepare a typical Yucatecan lunch. We visit the Santiago Market in one of...more
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Calle 74-a 499 | Hotel Merida Santiago, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 285 4447
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived at the very nice hotel we were warmly welcomed. Oscar, the chef, my girlfriend and me went then to the market close by. We had the opportunity to taste a lot of different things. Oscar is a great guide through the market...More

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janve, Manager at Sharing Traditions Cooking Class & Market Tour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Joe for the kind words for the team, the class and chef Oscar. We hope you can enjoy many Yucatecan and Mexican meals and in case you have any questions, please feel free to mail us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oscar and the team were great with us today. There was only two of us so we got a personal cookery lesson as well as a trip to the market beforehand to pick up supplies. Oscar was happy to answer all of our questions about...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I loved this market tour and cooking class. We were the only two people aigned up that day, so it was nice and intimate! It was fun to cook in a commercial kitchen with a couple of pro chefs. Oscar is very...More

Thank Alicia S
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing experience ! We arrived at hotel Mérida Santiago at 9.30 and we were warmly welcomed by the owners. The owner took 15 min of his time to chat with us and offered us a glass of water and hibiscus. Very nice...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

This is the perfect cooking class for those who want to go to a small but special market (where many of Mérida top restaurant chefs shop), learn about ingredients, a pick out the ripest, most flavorful and most rare. Then back to the beautiful colonial...More

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janve, Manager at Sharing Traditions Cooking Class & Market Tour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for all the very nice words you wrote for the Sharing Traditions Cooking Class and Market Tour at the Merida Santiago hotel boutique and for Oscar, Sam and Ana. We all hope to see you again as with people enthusiastic about cooking and culture...More

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We saw this cookery class on Tripadvisor and booked because of the great reviews and it absolutely lived up to them! The class was small, just me and my wife, but that was brilliant - like private tuition! Oscar, the chef, was very knowledgable and...More

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

What a great way to spend the day and learning about culinary culture! The visit to the market was a thrill and cooking with my daughter (12) was an absolute joy. Oscar was such a delight—sharing his knowledge, being so patient and personable. The whole...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2018

Oscar shared his passion for his community and his food with impeccable English. We enjoyed walking to the market and learning so much. Our time in the efficient, clean kitchen was delightfully relaxed and yet packed with information and skill. I highly recommend this for...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2018

Great cooking class! I do not cook but thoroughly enjoyed this class. Everyone spoke great English and took us to the market to pick out all fresh ingredients. We even made a short stop at a Cathedral on the way. The kitchen and facilities were...More

1  Thank Randall H
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

It was a great pleasure doing this half day market tour and cooking course at the Merida Santiago Hotel. The young chef was friendly, professional and generous with his knowledge of both Yucatán and Mexican food as well as some social and cultural aspects of...More

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Response from dec0rs | Reviewed this property |
They use the hotel site to book cooking classes...Hotel Santiago. It was one of the best cooking classes we have taken. Enjoy.