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A great experience!

Kris is a wonderful cooking instructor, but more than that she is a wealth of knowledge about the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Great experience!

I highly recommend taking Kris’ market trip and cooking class! I learned so much about the history... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Circleville, New York
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“mexican cuisine”(16 reviews)
“market tour”(11 reviews)
“cooking class”(36 reviews)
Immerse yourself in the gastronomy and culture of Mexico. La Cocina offers more than just a cooking class—-they delve into the country's fascinating heritage and history, allowing you to transport a true culinary experience into your own kitchen...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Sabino 26, San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
+52 888 407 3168
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kris is a wonderful cooking instructor, but more than that she is a wealth of knowledge about the history of food, the history of Mexico, and the history of San Miguel. Her kitchen is warm and inviting and everyone gets involved in the preparations. My...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend taking Kris’ market trip and cooking class! I learned so much about the history of traditional cooking in Mexico, loved going to the market and learning about the various ingredients we used in our cooking. Preparing our delicious meal in the beautiful...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a unique and treasured day in SMA. Kris brings decades of experience in the region with knowledge of and a passion for the regional history and food. Our group experienced a farmers market tour (with its deep historic value) followed by hands-on meal prep...More

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Thank John N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've always wanted to take a cooking class while traveling and I'm so thrilled I finally did it here with Kris! She calls her Traditional Mexican 4-hour offering a "cooking class," but it's so much more than that! Kris has lived in SMA for 20...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We did a private market-cooking class with our three girls with Kris. The market experience was terrific. Nothing we could have done on our own. After the market we went to Kris' house and prepared and ate a great Mexican meal. Kris was great with...More

Thank Tracey T
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Great tour of the local market, history of the local area , then followed by excellent cooking class and lunch.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We spent a wonderful day with Kris, touring the market and preparing our lunch in her lovely home. Can’t wait to join her on another adventure!

Thank sssmith0124
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We took the market tour and back to Kris’s place to cook. We enjoyed every minute of this as Kris really know her stuff - providing information about history of SMA, Mexican Cooking, local foods and drinks. Then after cooking a wonderful lunch, you get...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great activity for"girls' getaway". I and three girlfriends who were visiting spent the day with Kris first going to the market. I live in San Miguel de Allende for 9 months a year for a couple years and have never been to the market--it's intimidating....More

Thank Saildestiny
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I brought my sister and her new husband to this class when they visited me in SMA. Her husband was shy and had never cooked, my sister didn't consider herself much of a cook, but they went along with me as it promised some culture...More

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Deb B
21 July 2015|
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Response from buencafe | Property representative |
Our classes are different prices, $95-$150, depending on the length and topic. You can find the entire list on our website.