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El Sabor Zapoteco

Av. Juarez 30, Teotitlan del Valle 70420, Mexico
+52 951 516 4202
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Informative and Delicious

I had a great time doing this cooking class with Reyna - she is lovely and very informative. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Natpacker
Fantastic Cooking Class!

We've done a couple other cooking classes in Oaxaca, but Reyna's is by far the best. She's the... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
Craig T
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San Rafael, California
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Av. Juarez 30, Teotitlan del Valle 70420, Mexico
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"grinding corn"
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"outdoor kitchen"
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"cooking experience"
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"fresh ingredients"
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"local market"
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"tamales"
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"cooking class"
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"traditional techniques"
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"multi course meal"
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"mexican food"
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"an unforgettable experience"
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"delicious meal"
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"hot chocolate"
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"stuffed squash blossoms"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"teotitlan"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great time doing this cooking class with Reyna - she is lovely and very informative. We cooked several dishes, after a trip to the local market. As we bought the ingredients Reyna would answer questions and show us what she was buying....More

Thank Natpacker
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

We've done a couple other cooking classes in Oaxaca, but Reyna's is by far the best. She's the real deal, born and raised in Teotitlan and a professional chef for a long time. We started with a tour of the local market, buying fresh ingredients...More

2  Thank Craig T
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Reyna's cooking class was fun as well as educational with a delicious meal in a beautiful setting. After the 8 of us walked to the nearby market to gather ingredients, we returned to begin our demonstration/participation class. We learned the traditional techniques as well as...More

1  Thank Shirley W
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great time with Reyna. Who knew that grinding corn and pepitas could be such fun? The outdoor kitchen is comfortable yet authentic. Reyna is gracious and relaxed and we made some great food. The walk to the local market for food before...More

1  Thank kmom0503
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Cooking class with Reyna was an unforgettable experience. Like most of the people who live in Teotitan, we started the day by shopping in the local market for fresh ingredients. We walked back to the house with our baskets full of chilies, squash blossom flowers,...More

2  Thank ckallen
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Reyna is very informative and warm, making the six hour class educational, fun and, most importantly, delicious. You learn a lot about ingredients, preparation and traditions. I cannot recommend this class enough!

Thank Alex B
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

First of all: Yes, Reyna's house is beautiful and I do not doubt that she is a skilled chef of high standing. My partner and I travel a lot, are not professional chefs but do cook cuisine from a large variety of countries. Coming from...More

5  Thank Marcy H
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Reyna's cooking class was a highlight of our wonderful visit to Oaxaca. We were picked up and taken to Reyna's beautiful outdoor kitchen in a picturesque village. Next we visited the local market and returned with the ingredients for a multi-course meal that we all...More

1  Thank DanTorontoOntario
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

Our day with Reyna in Teotitlan was delightful. Once we arrived in the village, we headed to the market, and Reyna filled each of our baskets with cheese, vegetables, fruits, and sticky buns which we ate with hot chocolate before we began our class. We...More

Thank judyeg
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Zapoteco takes you back in time with her hands on, no machine, cooking class. The small local market of Teotitlan is one of the loveliest I have visited. Very orderly, clean and quiet. Great cheese tasting opportunity. Back at her family compound we dove into...More

Thank Veggout
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linfar2015
23 March 2015|
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No problem, as Reyna is pretty good with English.
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