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Highly recommended culinary tour!

My husband and I really enjoyed the culinary workshop tour with Andrés! We had a great time going... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
Concepcion, Chile
Great Activity for the Food-Obssesed

My husband and I did an afternoon/evening culinary workshop tour while in Puerto Varas during our... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2017
Los Altos, California
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COOKING ROOTS brings tourists closer to Chilean culture and the idiosyncrasy of the southern tip of Chile. Through gastronomy and showing the whole value chain of every prepared meal, we try to show people who we are. - Understand where the products...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Puerto Varas 5480000, Chile
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Reviewed February 11, 2018

My husband and I really enjoyed the culinary workshop tour with Andrés! We had a great time going to the fish market and dairy farm, neither of which we would have known about on our own. The cooking part of the tour was very hands...More

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Reviewed December 12, 2017

My husband and I did an afternoon/evening culinary workshop tour while in Puerto Varas during our honeymoon. We had such a great time with Andres and Maite - it felt like a really cool dinner party with friends. We really enjoyed learning to cook some...More

Thank JMont88
Reviewed November 20, 2017

As a solo traveler it's not always easy finding activities to accommodate one person - but with Cooking Roots this was not an issue at all. Maite and Andres were super welcoming and gave me a wonderful private cooking class. Everything was well planned and...More

Thank BSCJ1994
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I attended the Cooking Roots cooking class. It was intimate, focused on simple Chilean dishes with easy steps and quality ingredients. We loved it! Our favorite part was the conversation with Maite and Andres. They are well travelled, have interesting stories, are...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed September 5, 2017

When you are travelling you miss home and the atmosphere of being in a comfortable place. Andres invites you into his beautiful home and makes you feel immediatey comfortable. He is a wonderful teacher and has the kindest and most considerate of manners. He taught...More

Thank Declan O
Reviewed April 24, 2017

We are a family of 4 from the UK who loved our experience cooking and eating dinner with Andres, Maite and Max. They were exceptionally welcoming hosts. We learnt a lot about chilean cooking. They ensured each one of us was involved throughout the cooking...More

Thank Claire P
Reviewed April 13, 2017

A young family, Andrés, Maite and Max (their 4 months old baby) took us to have fantastic BBQ right at the riverside of Pescado River, a place we might have never found if it wasn´t because of their local knowledge. We picked and harvested our...More

1  Thank felipesust
Reviewed April 5, 2017

We had a fantastic time with Andres and Maite! We got to know several local places, including a market, a farm where they make cheese and dulce de leche, and an organic farm. We learned a lot, including meeting Andres's go-to seller at the fish...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed March 18, 2017

if you like to cook, if you like to connect with people when you travel, if you like excellent company, if you think breaking bread with people is the best way to develop friendships, then this is worth a go. Andres picks you up at...More

2  Thank john t
Reviewed March 4, 2017

We chose the cooking class and it was a brilliant experience! Andres collected us from our hostel and brought us to his lovely house in the country. His wife, Maite is lovely! And their baby, Max was adorable! The food was laid our for preparation...More

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