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Cook In Rio

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Can food explain a culture? Cook in Rio offers Brazilian cooking classes in English to foreign visitors wanting to learn about Brazil, and some of the most fun and delicious Brazilian meals and drinks, like cassava sticks, shrimp moqueca or pork...more
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Rua Belfort Roxo 161 | 2nd Floor, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22020-010, Brazil
+55 21 98894-9857
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I booked it online on their website and selected an available date by their own calendar. I had to make a deposit to confirm the booking. They got in contact with me by email saying that date was no longer available. We try to arrange...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kim-_-m1234567
Reviewed 28 January 2019

This is a really fun way to spend a day or evening in Rio. Cooking feijoada is not difficult but takes a bit of time - so there is plenty of chance to chat, snack and drink. I learned all kinds of tips related to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed 27 January 2019

As you can see from all the other reviews, this is the cooking class to take and Chef Simone is incredible. First, Simone is clearly an amazing woman - owns her own business (used to run restaurants as well), is a great chef, super bubbly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alexfranktravels
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Spent a few hours with Simone. She even took us shopping to show us the great choice of fruit and veg in Rio. Had a great time with lots of laughs and great cocktails and Brazilian food.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JulieDyer
Reviewed 2 December 2018

My husband and I took a class with Chef Simone, it was an amazing hands-on experience. Fun and educational. Simone made everything feel so easy and she really shared with us her love for Brasil! Thank you!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 232tatyanad
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

This was an absolutely wonderful experience. Simone makes it so easy to learn to cook an amazing meal. Recommend 100 percent.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jessica F
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This class was lots of fun. Simone is a big personality and is as interesting as she is outrageous. Laughing all the way, we made caipiriinhas, Brazilian hors d'oeuvres, and a main course fish with vegetables, and savored it all. As a new transplant from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

I had a great time, the class was a blast. good vibes and great food. Simone was a wonderful providing information on local culture and history

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JackieL1998
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Simon was crazy cute! I draged my husband to come with me and in the end we both enjoyed so much! It's not only the food and drinks that was delicious it's Simon that breaked the ice between all the participance and made this expirience...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KiraK272
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my fiancé had a wonderful day cooking with chef Simone. The food was like nothing we ever had before and we enjoyed every step! Anybody coming to Rio NEEDS to cook with Simone. Thanks for a great day Chef Simone

Date of experience: September 2018
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23 June 2015|
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