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Address: 70 m north Super Fresco, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 8918 4699
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The Healing Cuisine is a whole organic food company that specializes in...

The Healing Cuisine is a whole organic food company that specializes in healthy allergen free superfoods in Costa Rica. We create foods that are healthy and delicious in accordance with what is best for our bodies and the planet.

We offer "A Clean Getaway" healing retreats, raw food and juice cleanses, live raw food training, healthy cooking classes and private chef services.

"A Clean Getaway" healing retreat or the Raw Food Preparation Certification retreat have been created to provide a user friendly program designed to be practical for all nutritional lifestyles, from the most austere of raw food enthusiasts' to the steak & red wine crowd looking to periodically offset the damage of their indulgence. Each day of the program you will be pampered with either a spa treatment, massage therapy or energy healing. You will also have the option of sitting in on a Raw Food Made Easy workshop where you can learn the magic of living foods and how to create delicious enzyme rich foods to continue your path to wellness when you return home.

The Healing Cuisine's Raw Food and Juice Cleanse programs have been designed to enhance the vibrancy and innate healing ability of the body while loosening and eliminating toxins from previous diets and unhealthy habits. Weight loss, increased energy and body awareness are among the natural side effects of each program. Each program can assist you in reforming eating habits, reducing food cravings, experiencing more energy, rejuvenating and reshaping your body, mind and spirit.

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Inspiring, invigorating, fun, game changer

Joanne is passionate about really, really, really good food. There were two college students helping with the classes, doing internships for the summer, and they were equally... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
franniebfree
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Joanne is passionate about really, really, really good food. There were two college students helping with the classes, doing internships for the summer, and they were equally passionate. I did two classes: (1) Gluten-free/Dairy-free, and (2) LFME and left both days feeling inspired and ready to head home to try out my new tricks. Two weeks later, my kids love... More 

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Terrace, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

This review is long overdue, the truth is we could never truly describe the inspiration, amazing food and loving support we received from Joanne well working with her for 10 days in beautiful, sunny Santa Teresa:) They say when someone opens their kitchen to you, you become family and we couldn't find that to be any more true then with... More 

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Falmouth, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

I was completely blown away by Joanne's class. Not only is Joanne informative, but she's a lot of fun so the class was completely engaging. The food was fantastic - its completely changed my viewpoint on food and nutrition. Thank you, Joanne! Truly one of the best parts of my trip to Costa Rica.

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TheHealingCuisine, Owner at The Healing Cuisine, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your awesome review! We hope to see you again! Jo More 

quebec
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

we were two families and Joanne cooked 2 times for us and gave us a class "living food made easy" the food was great and her class taught us a great deal about nutrition. she is an exceptional women. i am very glad i got to meet her!

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Thank d.poirier
TheHealingCuisine, Owner at The Healing Cuisine, responded to this review

Diane! Thank you for your review! It was a pleasure creating for you! Those two old school friends in the back row had quite a laugh during class, makes me chuckle to think of if! Merci beaucoup! Joanne More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

”Being on a retreat with Joanne is a treat for your whole being. She has a unique gift in her seemingly intuitive comprehension of how to combine ingredients to make food tasty, nutritious and beautiful. Not one single time during the three-day juice cleanse did I feel hunger and transitioning back to eating was smooth thanks to Joanne’s care. I... More 

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TheHealingCuisine, Owner at The Healing Cuisine, responded to this review

Emma! Thank you so much for the wonderful review! It is so fulfilling to know that you had such an amazing transformational experience. What a thrill and pleasure it was to witness this before my eyes. Our Alignment retreat was designed to transform and open you up to your full potential and your review is the perfect inspiration to keep... More 

Crestone, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

I have never eaten raw food like this before. It was simply the best food I have ever had in my life. It is incredibly healthy and makes you feel so good inside! Her cooking has inspired me to jump on board and incorporate more raw foods into my daily meal planning. I went to her 7 day retreat in... More 

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TheHealingCuisine, Owner at The Healing Cuisine, responded to this review

Cathy! Thank you so much for this review! It was truly a pleasure to meet you! The retreat would not have been the same without you, so happy you could come. Your review brought tears to my eyes, as I recall meeting you the day before the retreat. Spending those 7 days together was wonderful and finally on our last... More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I found Joanne's class through Trip Advisor and decided to give it a go. My friends and I like to do a cooking class wherever we travel and we'rent sure what to expect. But from the very beginning when I inquired about classes, Glenda was very responsive and quick to give me all information I needed about the different classes... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

My two girlfriends and I did the tropical cooking class with Joanne while in Santa Teresa and WOW - I can't say enough amazing things about Joanne. I'll admit, I was at first skeptical because the cooking class is not as hands-on as I was expecting, rather more of a demonstration. But oh man, Joanne did not disappoint. She has... More 

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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

I had a fabulous time from the moment we connected. Her spark, spunk and real LOVE of the power of food as medicine showed us how Joanne is a real food healer. Her knowledge is vast and she shared so many tips and real life good "STUFF to KNOW" stories about the local foods; about the whole food production system... More 

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TheHealingCuisine, Owner at The Healing Cuisine, responded to this review

Thank you for you lovely review! <3 More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

We spent an amazing afternoon with Joanne, learning more about eating healthy and preparing some of those healthy foods, then actually getting to eat it all! If you're looking not just for a healthy, delicious lunch but to grow as a person and learn more about your body, then this is for you!

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TheHealingCuisine, Owner at The Healing Cuisine, responded to this review

Larry! Thank you so much or taking the time to write a review for us!! I really sincerely appreciate it! And I've heard that I indeed inspired you to get into some raw food :) Raw chocolate brownies!?!?! Next time let's do an exchange. Joanne More 

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