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Street Food Cooking Class & Local Market Tour

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What to Expect
Get to know the oldest market in the city, buy the ingredients for a 100% hands-on cooking class and learn how to prepare the most popular street food in the country: arepas, empanadas & patacones.

We'll make different doughs, fillings and sauces, and we will teach you some secrets and recipes, that you can take home and share with family and friends.

You'll also try some tropical fruits and share a mojito welcome cocktail.

At the end you will enjoy all your preparations with an ice cold beer, and a nice view of Medellín downtown.

Stop At:

• Placita de Florez, Calle 50, Medellin Colombia

Sample Menu

• Fruit Tasting
• Empanadas - Traditional cornmeal snack with salty and sweet fillings.
• Arepas - White cornmeal snack with cheese.
• Patacones - Fried plantain slices with different sauces like hogao, ají, and guacamole.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
10:00 AM
  • Alcoholic Beverages - Mojito and beer
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Only one of us had previously done a cooking class in a foreign country. This exceeded our expectations and was a wonderful start to the day. They picked us up at the hotel and took us to a local market where we learned more about local fruits and flowers. After walking back to
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By: Cook in Medellin
8 reviews
Learn to prepare a traditional Colombian meal
During our recent visit to Medellin, Colombia, we decided to take the half-day Colombian cooking class with Ana
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Highlight of our Medellin visit
Only one of us had previously done a cooking class in a foreign country. This exceeded our expectations and was a
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Kirkland, Washington
Great cooking experience
My friends and I had such a great time at this class! Ana and her boyfriend were great hosts and teachers. My
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Atlanta, Georgia
Best Experience in Cartagena!
Our group of 5 enjoyed our dinner cooking class! In fact, it was one of the best activities we have ever done and
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Atlanta, Georgia
This was so much fun. Very personable hosts. The recipe was delicious. I made the casserole and friends made the
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Great experience and hospitality
The ceviche and mojito were highlights, and the hosts were so welcoming and patient with our group! We had a lot
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Colombian Street Food
One of our top experiencs on our trip to Colombia. Communication and pick up was excellent. Ana Maria met us
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