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Stir Crazy is the oldest and only truly hands-on cooking school in Cape Town. The cooking school offers social and interactive gatherings where people can either get involved in a hands-on interactive cooking experience, or alternatively be hosted...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Peterhof Road | 3 Woodcutters Grove Estate, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stir Crazy's Brett Nussey organized for a senior chef to cook a 3 course Thai meal for 24 of my family and friends in my home. Jody arrived at the arranged time, with some prepared and some not prepared food, extra pots and things that...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BHDandJ
StirCrazyCooking, Owner at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! Its such a pleasure receiving great compliments for our work. We love what we do!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Joined Stir Grazy last December to gain 'kitchen skills' before crossing the South Atlantic on a sailing yacht. Great course, really gave me the joy and confidence, I cooked most of the dishes during our passage in a small galley healing 45 degrees! Everybody happy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

My husband booked us for the South African Cooking Safari for my birthday. And even though we had a few hick ups with Avios, Brett from Stir Crazy was so accommodating! Thanks Brett and Jody for such a fun morning. Learned loads and had a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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FreeWanderingSpirit, Owner at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Thanks so much Tersia. We look forward to having you back again soon!

Reviewed October 4, 2018

On Friday 28 September 2018, 23 of my colleagues and I were privileged to take part in a Masterchef evening. What a treat!!! On arrival at the beautiful venue we were warmly welcomed with great wines and drinks, and then the fun began... We were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Colleen S
FreeWanderingSpirit, Owner at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you for the review Colleen! It was great to host you and your colleagues. We look forward to welcoming you back again for a cooking class.

Reviewed September 11, 2018

I was looking online for cooking school in Cape Town because I was going to spend my holidays there and I wanted to learn to make fun and interesting cuisine. When I found stir crazy cooking school and I knew I had to go there,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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FreeWanderingSpirit, Owner at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thanks for the feedback Viagante. We loved having you join us for the evening.

Reviewed August 23, 2018

We did the SOUTH AFRICAN COOKING SAFARI and what an amazing experience. Jody is a great teacher and very patient. Will recommend anyone to go.

Date of experience: August 2018
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FreeWanderingSpirit, Owner at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thanks Reinhard! We loved having you over for the course. We hope you walked away with a full belly and lots of new ideas.

Reviewed August 10, 2018

I have recently spent a month in Cape Town and in that time I did the 4 Indian (North, West, South and East) evenings, the 2-day Bread and Baking, an African Cooking safari, a 1 week-long Intermediate Skills Course, and a Vegetarian, Dim Sum, Low...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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FreeWanderingSpirit, Owner at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Wow wow wow! Thank you so much for the great review, Howard. We really appreciate your insights and love your honesty. We're glad we got to know you so well during that month and we look forward to hosting you and your friends again soon....More

Reviewed July 14, 2018

I can’t rave about the intermediate cooking course enough. What an adventure. I was looking for a course that would expand my family-feeding repertoire and develop my cooking confidence. Not only did the course do that, it opened my eyes to a new ways of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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FreeWanderingSpirit, Manager at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2018

It was such a pleasure having you on the course Janet. Your questions helped enlighten others on the merits of cooking. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 6, 2018

We had dinner at Brett and Brenda's home with a Truck tour group. Their hospitality was very generous and the selection of South African dishes were delicious. Brett shared a little history about each dish and how it was prepared and Brenda supplied some well-matched...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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FreeWanderingSpirit, Manager at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2018

Thanks Bruce! It was a pleasure to host you and the rest of your Tauck Group. Safe travels!

Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Well ...... the evening was advertised as a Pop-Up dinner event on 22 June 2018. And “Pop-Up” it was starting with my sparkling very appreciative eyes at how ambient this eve was from start to finish. Attention to detail deluxe. The open plan kitchen with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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freewanderingspiirit, Owner at Stir Crazy Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Wow! Such kind words. Thank you so much for joining us for your pop-up event. It was a pleasure hosting you and we hope to see you agains soon - either for a hands-on cooking class or just another chilled dinner. Thank you.

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