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Address: 117 Fidelio Street Opera Estate, Singapore 458492, Singapore
Phone Number: 65 6348 9667
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My wife and I joined another couple and a single woman on a three-hour hands on dinner cruise. Not on a boat of course but in the suburban home of a skilled teacher. We cruised... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2016
D. Nathan M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

My wife and I joined another couple and a single woman on a three-hour hands on dinner cruise. Not on a boat of course but in the suburban home of a skilled teacher. We cruised through three lovely traditional Singaporean dishes with clear instructions and just right facilities that made you feel like you were being taught by a dear... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Thank you Ruqxana, for a most enjoyable, useful and deliciously tasty morning and lunch spent at Cookery Magic, learning how to make some of my favourite Asian dishes, Char Kueh Tiao, Chilli Crab and Ondeh Ondeh. We've tried following Internet recipes and YouTube directions in the past but it made such a difference learning how to do this directly from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I have attended Ruqxsana's wonderful traditional cookery class, and was once again very happy I managed to get a place on the day of my choice. I had a lot of fun learning to cook, (and getting to eat), fresh Ondeh Ondeh, Kwey Teow and Chilli Crab. Thank you Cookery Magic team for your hard... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

This was my second class with the wonderful Ruqxana. It is very special to be invited into a private house out in the suburbs. It's a part of Singapore you wouldn't otherwise to see. Ruqxana is an excellent teacher with a relaxed style and the food we made was delicious. I look forward to my next visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

After moving to Singapore I asked my husband to buy me some cooking lessons, and I am so happy he found Cookery Magic. Ruqxana is a wonderful teacher and her home is one were you feel instantly at home. I have done two classes and both times I came away feeling happy and relaxed. I have made three of the... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

It's our first time of attending cooking class during travel. Ruqxana is experienced teacher and give excellent guidence to beginnners like us and to professionals like our classmates. Very unique experience to us overall.

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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

This experience was found and arranged by another member of our group and it is a real gem. There were six of us all keen on cooking; we started with a visit to a wet market and the associated dry section. The selection of exceedingly fresh fish was stunning, many of them totally new to me. The fresh fruit, vegetables,... More 

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Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

This was our 3rd visit to Ruqxana's home to learn to cook some regional dishes. Our class had 4 other students (from Scotland, Canada, and Japan) and we were organised to cook in pairs at individual cooking stations. All ingredients were supplied and all were of high quality, many purchased from the market earlier the same day if possible. Everything... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Ruqxana teaches with passion! Anyone can "cook" but to transform food to something very special requires "magic"... the patience, coaxing, and skill to release flavors is what makes her lessons so special. It's not about a recipe but the skill of tasting, seasoning and timing.... which can only be learned in person, and from a heart-soulful chef. Can't wait to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We had an amazing cooking experience with Roqxana and her Nonya menue. It was a wonderful and intimate setting for the three of us who participated with a beautiful and excellent dinner after our cooking effort! Many of the ingredients where prepared and she guided us through all the steps of the cooking process - definitely hands on! I already... More 

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