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“The perfect cooking course!!!”

Sammy's Organic Thai Cooking School
Ranked #15 of 70 Food & Drink in Chiang Mai
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Reviewed 29 April 2014 via mobile

Both Sammy and his wife are incredibly kind and bubbly people. Both spoke amazing English and had an excellent sense of humour. We learnt tasty dishes and met some lovely people. Believe me you won't need breakfast before you go because you'll need space for the five amazing dishes you learn. Such a great day! even had a nap next to sammys rice paddies. Well worth going. What a hero.

Thank Flfsagar
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Reviewed 13 April 2014

I definitely recommend doing this - at the beginning of your trip/time in Thailand if possible. It was great to learn about Thai cooking and helped us with ordering food for the rest of the trip. Sammy is super friendly and funny. I'm sure he'll tell you about "the most beautiful toilet in Thailand" :) They give you great options to cook for each of the 5 courses. If you're going with someone else I recommend choosing different options so you get to try more things. He gives you a cookbook at the end and I've used it multiple times since returning to the States - it is a great and useful souvenir.

Thank Attauer
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Reviewed 10 April 2014 via mobile

A day at Sammy's is much more than just learning to cook! You spend the day with him and his wife, at their rice farm, in a beautiful part if the countryside just outside Chiang Mai. The selection and choice for cooking is excellent, even if you are vegetarian, and the quality of what we cooked that day makes me feel I want to open my own Thai restaurant! Having a siesta in their hammocks in between courses was so relaxing, and their toilets are definitely the best in the whole of Thailand!! Thoroughly thoroughly recommend this experience - you will not be disappointed!

Thank Nicky W
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Reviewed 3 April 2014

We attended this cooking class today and thoroughly enjoyed it. You learn lots about Thai cooking and get to cook and eat a variety of wonderful dishes. Sammy, his wife, and all of the staff are excellent and very good at teaching you. The class is held on a beautiful farm away from the city which is nice for a change.
Overall great value money for 1,000 bhat, and a great day had by all. Would 100% recommend.

Thank Danielle M
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Reviewed 28 March 2014 via mobile

Its taken me a while to get around to doing this, but reminiscing of travelling and the wonderful memories of this place made me do this review. - sammy, his wife and his adorable daughter welcomed me and the group to his beautiful farm and learnt how to cook beautiful food and had the best thai meal whilst there, it is great value for money and the little touches like lemongrass tea from the farm and a siesta on the hammocks midway is fantastic!

Ps. Ask sammy about the famous toilets!

Thank Lisa C
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