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Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School

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Cook like a Mexican

What a memorable experience my 15-year old daughter and I had in a cooking class with Maria Laura... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SeeJim
Amazing teacher, great class wonderful food!

I’ve been cooking for over 45 years and never knew we could use fresh ingredients as I was raised... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Hola y muy bienvenidos! As in all cultures, those born and raised in the society are the best source of knowledge about traditions. As a Mexican native, I inherited my Mexican cuisine knowledge from my previous generations. And my passion too! From...more
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Calle de La Luz # 12 | Colonia San Antonio, San Miguel de Allende 37745, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a memorable experience my 15-year old daughter and I had in a cooking class with Maria Laura Ricaud in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. It was a joy spending time in Maria's kitchen since she is so personable and knowledgeable about the art and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words, I enjoy a lot to have you at my cooking school. !!!!!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been cooking for over 45 years and never knew we could use fresh ingredients as I was raised using canned tomato sauce, garlic powder and onion powder. Marilau taught me so much today and was so gracious with my 25 year old son who...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. It was my pleashure to teach your son, he has the gift to cook!!!!!!

Reviewed August 10, 2018

Marilau taught us how to make menu #2, and included interesting bits of history and helpful instruction on making Mexican food in general (never salt your beans while cooking them, etc). She is personable, knowledgeable and engages everyone in class. I will definitely take more...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Had a great morning cooking with Marilau. She truly is passionate about her culture and cooking. Each step was easy to follow and then end products were wonderful. I joined a group of three other ladies in making a three course meal that I cant...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed July 20, 2018

This was a great hands-on learning experience! We made our own lunch of Tarasca black bean soup, heavenly cilantro rice and chicken in pumpkin seed sauce (Pollo en Pipian Verde). Had no idea of the complexity of seasonings and ingredients involved in making these authentic...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words!

Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful experience that taught me a lot Mexican Cooking. Marilau is serious and passionate about cooking and is great at teaching the skills and techniques of Mexican Cuisine that are unfortunately being lost. Forget about what you think Mexican Food is, that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

Thank you for your kind words.!

Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our day cooking with Marilau. Being that our group was from Texas, we felt we might have known something about Mexican cooking. That was not the case, we were taught when to use different types of chili's and salsas in our cooking....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Thank you for ypour kind words.

Reviewed May 19, 2018

Marilau’s cooking class was great. She is a beautiful woman with so much to share. My friend and I selected our menu prior to attending and when we arrived Marilau had all the prep work done so we were ready to go. Her kitchen is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2018

Thakn you for your kind words!

Reviewed March 15, 2018

Two friends and I spent a few hours with Marilau making a wonderful lunch. We had such fun learning from her and it was great to get her family recipes. marilau is very patient as she instructed us on what to do. We especially liked...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Thank you for your kind words.!

Reviewed March 4, 2018

Seven friends vacationing in San Miguel took Maria's Mexican Ancestry Cooking class. She provided us with a menu ahead of time so we could choose the dishes we wanted to prepare. That was the hard part because all the dishes sounded tasty! We met in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Maria Laura R, Propietario at Marilau, Mexican Ancestry Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for your kind words!

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