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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Truly a garden to kitchen experience - spent the afternoon with Claudia learning about traditional methods of cooking Ecuadorian food including grinding our own corn flour - despite empanadas not being on the menu, when we talked about how much we loved them, she added...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

A one of a kind chance of getting to know about ancestral traditional cooking. Claudia imparts great energy and knowledge about this type of cooking. A must do if you are in the Otavalo área.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank educosevilla
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Last month I visited Kawsaymi twice. The first was for a group dinner, tour of the garden and excellent entertainment. The second was for a cooking class to learn the traditional recipes and techniques of Aztec Ecuadorean food preparation. Located outside of the main town...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PeterG089
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Visiting Kawsaymi for my boyfriend's birthday dinner was such a special way to celebrate with friends and family. Claudia and her husband were such gracious hosts- welcoming & friendly. Every part of the meal was delicious and unique- the carrot soup was my favorite! Everything...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank brittlip
Reviewed October 31, 2018

The Fuerez Anrango family offers unique and exciting cultural experiences, from delicious flavors to stories about how they use the plants in their garden, Andean music, and the chance to sit around the tullpa and make tortillas de tiesto. Don't miss out on this chance...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Anna T
kawsaymi, Propietario at Kawsaymi, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018

Thank you Anita for your comments. For my family is a placer to attend.

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time learning about the local culture and cuisine while helping prepare the fabulous meal! Everything was very well organized; felt like we were all one big family while laughing and doing our prep for the dinner. Claudia has a very warm...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank TCBU
Reviewed October 30, 2018

I work leading groups of visitors in this region of Ecuador, and always take them to Kawsaymi. The whole family is involved to bring every guest an incredible, new experience. The location is beautiful, about 10 minutes outside the city of Otavalo. Cooking together also...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Visiting Kawsaymi made our first trip to Ecuador complete. Nowhere else can you experience excellent indigenous foods, music and the ambiance of a home with newly made friends! Magnifico!

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

We were invited to this restaurant from friends for the first time a few months ago. We were first very impressed by the greeting and the explanation from the owner, Claudia Fuerez, about her restaurant and her dream to bring the indigenous cuisine back to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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