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Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong

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Excellent Hong Kong experience

When in Hong Kong, there's a lot of sights to see, food to eat, and ingredients to smell. The... read more

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Rob W
Such a fun way to experience Hong Kong!

Edith was a pleasure to work with. My wife and I love to try new foods and especially to learn how... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kevin B
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Local Cooking Experience Hong Kong is a private company providing Cooking Demonstration for Kids, Adults and Domestic Helpers. We also provides food and cooking tour in and around Aberdeen. Contact us for more info or visit our Facebook page to find...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Lei Tung MTR Station - Exit A1 | Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong, China
Ap Lei Chau North
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+852 9275 9715
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Reviewed today

When in Hong Kong, there's a lot of sights to see, food to eat, and ingredients to smell. The "Local Cooking Experience" with Edith gives you a chance to tour the busy Aberdeen market from a local's perspective and then help cook some amazing Chinese...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Edith was a pleasure to work with. My wife and I love to try new foods and especially to learn how to cook in new countries, so this experience was perfect for us. The market visit was like nothing we have done before, and we...More

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EdithL759, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Kevin and Cass! Thank you for writing this so soon after our cooking tour. It was tremendously fun to meet you both and I really hope you come back to Asia again soon! There is so much to explore and taste here :). Edith...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was not only an insight into the food and cooking in Hong Kong but Edith was so enthusiastic and informative that we learnt so much about the culture and history. Her warm and engaging personality is what made this whole experience, she was...More

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EdithL759, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello! It was definitely a fabulous way to spend my birthday :). Thank you so much for writing me such a fantastic review and enjoy the cooking at home! Edith - LCE

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I travel a lot so we decided to start taking cooking classes at our destinations to learn how to make our favourite foods from those places. This was our first cooking class and we are SO glad we chose to spend our...More

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EdithL759, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mark! Thank you for this wonderful review :). I am very happy you both had a great time :). Edith - LCE

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a brilliant experience! Edith was a perfect host and knew what she was talking about. Lovely tour to the local market and finishing with a delicious lunch was the perfect half-day activity while in Hong Kong. Would definitely recommend!

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EdithL759, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Joana! It was my pleasure hosting you and I really appreciate the great review! Edith - LCE

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is the best cooking class I have ever done in Hong Kong. Edith is a Perfect teacher. It was my 2nd time and I have already booked the next class!

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EdithL759, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kathi! Thank you for writing a review for me and thank you even more for joining me a second time. The third one will be very different and very fun too! I look forward to seeing you again next month :). Edith - LCE

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

My mom and I had such a fun time with Edith. She is a warm, friendly and knowledgeable women who shares her love for cooking. She was able to adjust her menu to meet our dietary restrictions and it was amazing. We both learn some...More

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Edith L, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Thank you, Vicki! I had a really fantastic time with you and your mom. Honestly, she was so much fun to be around and I think she has mastered the art of chopsticks without even realising it :). Edith - LCE

Reviewed 30 August 2018

Edith is one of the most bubbly intelligent and extraordinary women that i've ever met. So talented and fun to be around. We had a wonderful time in her wet market tour and cooking class and have learnt skills that i will certainly use in...More

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Edith L, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write me this very nice review. I am speechless with gratitude :). Edith - LCE

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Edith is really friendly, knowledgeable and truly walk the talk.We have such wonderful experience with her from the start at the ferry ride, thru the wet market tour and hands on at her home. Yes I will definitely recommend my frens to have this experience...More

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Edith L, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hello! It was a fabulous experience for me to spend time with you and your 3 fantastically fun siblings. I thoroughly enjoyed the cooking tour. Thank you for choosing me :). Edith - LCE

Reviewed 7 August 2018

we had a great morning with Edith. Started off by exploring the local market and finding out more about the local food and shopping habits. We then went back to her flat and cooked a delicious meal. Thank you Edith for a great morning, we...More

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Edith L, Owner at Local Cooking Experience, Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

I am so happy to read this lovely review. Thank you so much for writing it. It was truly a lot of fun. Edith - LCE

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jane-tuck
26 July 2018|
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Response from ApleichauChef | Property representative |
Hello Jane! I just did a test on my my website and it worked for me. Just remember to correctly enter your email address. Would you kindly try again please? Edith - LCE
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iamwillz
11 July 2018|
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Response from EdithL759 | Property representative |
Hello Andrew! It's Edith from LCE here. Unfortunately, I'm full for the rest of the week. Do let me know if you can make it on JULY 16th at 9:15am because I have exactly 2 more spots that day. Thank you!
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Eik Z
11 July 2018|
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Response from EdithL759 | Property representative |
Hello there! Unfortunately I do not normally teach congee during my cooking tours but if you would send an email to my website, I can perhaps discuss it with you there? That being said, I have taught congee before :). Thank... More
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