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Bumbu Cooking Class

57 Carpenter Street, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 19-879 1050
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Fantastic cooking class!

You will really enjoy this balinese cooking class! The teacher was very nice and spoke english... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2016
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Very nice and entertaining. :)

We had a really nice and tasty time with Joseph. 1st we went to the market and he told us about How... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
Wojtek W
Warsaw, Poland
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57 Carpenter Street, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 19-879 1050
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

You will really enjoy this balinese cooking class! The teacher was very nice and spoke english fluently and the food we prepared was delicious!

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Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We had a really nice and tasty time with Joseph. 1st we went to the market and he told us about How to choose products and what is their origin. Then back in the Chinatown we prepared three dishes basing on local receipes. In the...More

2  Thank Wojtek W
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Food is a great way to experience a culture, and nowhere more so that in Malaysia. The class began by marinating chicken and then a trip to the local market where I was talked through a huge amount of raw ingredients. We purchased everything we...More

1  Thank Alexander E
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

We went with a group of 7 girls to the Bumbu Cooking Class and it was a great experience. We first went to the market where Joseph explained a lot about the local fruits and vegetables. Afterwards we started cooking, which took a bit of...More

1  Thank Kelly v
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent time at Bumbu's cooking class. It costs 150RM a person but it is totally worth it. We went there on a Saturday. This means that the owner first took us to the weekend market by car. The guided market stroll is...More

1  Thank 12Kathleen89
Reviewed August 11, 2016

What a marvellous experience!! From the excursion to Kubah Ria market to buy the food to the actual cooking. All under the watchful eye of Joseph. Sitting down to eat what we had bought, prepared and cooked whilst talking to Joseph about his life in...More

3  Thank YorkshireSonia
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Class starts at 9:00 AM with market tour, return to cook, eating at 3:00 (too late). Pandan leaf dessert is a fun, unique dish.

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed July 3, 2016

We really enjoyed the cooking class by Joseph and Rosna. The market visit was very nice, Joseph explained us a lot about all the different vegetables there. Also during the cooking class he took the time to explain us how to do the cooking and...More

1  Thank Margarita T
Reviewed June 28, 2016

My son took part to the Bumbu Cooking Class recently and was very satisfied with it. He brought home the food he had prepared during the class and we really enjoyed it, too. When booking the cooking class we were also offered an evening cruise...More

2  Thank lorymail
Reviewed June 13, 2016

Cooking course was amazing. We were taken to the local markets and shown different types of produce that we don't have in our country. When returning we each got to cook our own three course meal. This was to our taste. Thank you for a...More

3  Thank munerz74
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December 12, 2016|
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Response from lorymail | Reviewed this property |
We made the reservation by mail. It's a small family business so there are no big information systems behind... just drop them a line to make sure. Beyond the cooking class, Joseph also offers a boat trip to the Wetlands... More