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Sarnic Hotel Turkish Cooking Class - CLOSED

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A must when in Istanbul

My friend and I took a day out, to learn Turkish cooking taught by Mehmet. First of all what a... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2015
London, United Kingdom
One of the highlights of our trip

My friends and I start all our trips with a cooking class. Chef Mehmet, his sous chef and staff... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2015
Denver, Colorado
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Jul 25, 2015
“Cooking class”
Jul 19, 2015
“A must when in Istanbul”
While in Istanbul, why not take the time to learn some delicious Turkish recipes which you can share with your friends and family when you return home? The class is held in the hotel's kitchen and features a local chef as instructor. During the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Kucuk Ayasofya Caddesi No: 26 | Taksim, Istanbul 34437, Turkey
+90 532 482 93 98
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Reviewed July 25, 2015

My husband and i really enjoyed the experience... learned a new appreciation of dolmas and the skill and process involved in making (grape leaves can be xxx!)...and the camaraderie. Quarters are close but dealable. The chefs are knowledgeable and work to make the experience both...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed July 19, 2015

My friend and I took a day out, to learn Turkish cooking taught by Mehmet. First of all what a lovely gentleman and warm reception by the staff at Sarnic Hotel. I have nothing but praise for this cooking lesson and then as as group...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Cols71
Reviewed July 5, 2015

My friends and I start all our trips with a cooking class. Chef Mehmet, his sous chef and staff were attentive and personable. Everyone participated in the food preparation - traditional Turkish food - along with many tips from Chef Mehmet. The end of the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank katherinejl
Reviewed March 24, 2015

I went to the cooking class with 9 other women:) They were my clients, so it was really important to me. The chef Mehmet and his cook did thier best. We had a great time- working together and learning new things. It was the first...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed January 17, 2014

I would say this experience was good. The owner of the shop gave us a a very authentic experience of Turkish cuisine which I really enjoyed. Some of the dishes were complicated and I really enjoyed making them. The instruction was very good too. I...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank Giro S
Reviewed November 18, 2013

My friend and I went for the cooking class while in Istanbul. We had a total of 4 students, and it was a great class. Mehmhet and the sous chef had perfect timing for food preparation and good senses of humor. The food was delicious,...More

Date of experience: November 2013
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Reviewed July 30, 2013

My husband and I attended this cooking class on the 4 June 2013. Our class consisted of 10 people. We were part of a wonderful group and it was a fun afternoon. The lunch on the roof was delicious and it was fun sharing the...More

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank rosemaryCapeTown
Reviewed July 10, 2013

My husband and I had a great time at this cooking class. It was small on the day we attended, so it was really easy to ask questions and get one-on-one help. The recipes we made were interesting, flavorful and used a lot of fresh...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed July 5, 2013

My husband and I took this class during the last week of May. There were nine people in the class that day;there was room for us all, and we all participated in the food preparation. Before this class, my husband rarely cooked. He had so...More

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank dpierce5
Reviewed June 4, 2013

My friend and I took the cooking class in August 2012. POSITIVE: We had a friendly introduction round with the group and got into our cooking-outfits. They explained the plan for the day and then we already started preparing and cutting. The staff was incredibly...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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