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Smile Koh Mak Thai cooking school

Ko Mak, Thailand
+66 81 901 9972
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Great experience with delicious food

We spent four hours with Leng while in Koh Mak doing the short version of the cooking class which... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
UntitledNo4
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Berlin, Germany
Delicious food - and we made it!

Leung is the most amazing host and teacher. Her Thai Cooking class is really well organised, very... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
Lowhouse3
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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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“curry paste” (7 reviews)
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Ko Mak, Thailand
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+66 81 901 9972
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent four hours with Leng while in Koh Mak doing the short version of the cooking class which consists of making one dish. Leng took us to the vegetable garden of Seavana resort where we picked some fresh produce to use in the cooking...More

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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Leung is the most amazing host and teacher. Her Thai Cooking class is really well organised, very informative and a real delight. Overlooking a quiet bay, we were told about the different ingredients, shown how to chop and prepare and sat down to a feast...More

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Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

I very much recommend to visit this activity. Not just because there is not much to do in ko Mak, but because it really is good. Leng is a very nice and patient reacher. She told us a lot about Thailand, shopping, ingredients and receipts...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2018

Smile Cooking School is a must-do activity while on Koh Mak. Leng is an amazing host and teacher. She and her staff were welcoming, friendly, and helpful. How everything was explained made the learning fun and approachable. The food we made from scratch was delicious...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

I couldn't recommend this enough! Leng is patient, very thorough, and has such an excitement for sharing her passion of Thai cooking. Most, if not all, of the ingredients she uses come out of her garden or from the sea that surrounds her home. She...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

I recommend you to go Leng’s cooking school and you’ll understand thai kitchen better. The foods that you’ll make will be so good and most of all the great feeling of doing something new together with your partner, familymember, friend etc.

Thank Joel R
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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Leng is a perfect teacher and prepared in advance everything for our class. She showed us how to make a curry paste and how easy thai dishes are made. The location, on her balcony directly at the sea, was perfect. Everybody could cook several dishes...More

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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Lovely and knowledgeable teacher who spoke really good English and even knew the ingredients in German to explain to the other person on the course. Really lovely location by the sea. Food was really tasty and plentiful. Was very good value for money! We would...More

Thank VinchelGB
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

We had the pleasure of cooking with Leng on our short stay on Koh Mak. We just loved the location and Leng's friendliness! We cooked with our children (8&10) and they also really loved it. We have some experience in Thai cooking, but the way...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2017

We did a lot of activities on the Island and this was by far the best. The host and staff are fluent in English and so friendly and hospitable plus very knowledgeable about food, agriculture and what effects the different foods have on the body....More

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1200 B for the morning and 1300B for the afternoon class! Duration: 4h
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