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Private Cooking Class in Cusco, Peru provided by Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes

Private Cooking Class in Cusco, Peru

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Important Information
Departure Point
Cusco Region, Cusco Region
Duration
2–3 hours
Inclusions
  • Beverages
  • Private Tour
  • Professional chef
  • 2-course dinner
  • Snacks
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Class is operated either in Spanish or English depending on your request
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Original passport must be provided at beginning of course for tax purposes
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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BDPatterson wrote a review Jan 2020
Dallas, Texas11 contributions4 helpful votes
Jose was the ultimate chef/ host for our cooking class which featured TRUE Peruvian cuisine. The techniques we learned were helpful and the experience unforgettable. There are certainly less expensive alternatives, but this class is worth every penny. Quality ingredients and a
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Private Cooking Class in Cusco, Peru
Responded 28 Jan 2020
Thank you so much! We are happy to see you had an unforgettable experience at the cooking class with Jose Luis. It was a pleasure to have you at our cooking class!
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eileengradwell wrote a review Jan 2020
West Chester, Pennsylvania9 contributions1 helpful vote
We spent a magical afternoon with Jose learning about Peruvian food and cooking. Jose was so entertaining. He is a talented chef and a fun teacher. We learned about fruits and vegetables, visited their "little market" which was so informative. We made ceviche and Lomo Saltado
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Private Cooking Class in Cusco, Peru
Responded 22 Jan 2020
We love to see you had a magical afternoon at our cooking class! It was a pleasure to have you at the class. Thank you so much for your comment!
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Journey448329 wrote a review Jan 2020
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The only thing wrong with this class is that we didn't take it our first day in Cusco! We learned a lot of Peruvian history from Jose (who was a fabulous host and teacher), and how that related to the cuisine in Peru. We are a family of 3 teenage boys, my husband and myself. My
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Private Cooking Class in Cusco, Peru
Responded 22 Jan 2020
Thank you so much! We are happy to read you and even your kids loved the class! We hope you all enjoyed a lot of good food in Peru and you had an amazing time here! Thank you for your review!
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The Smith's wrote a review Jan 2020
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My family and I had the pleasure of taking the Peruvian cooking class with Jose Luis at Marcelo Batata and we had a great experience. Jose was instructive, entertaining and encouraged us to try different foods and drinks. The class was one of the many highlights of our
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Private Cooking Class in Cusco, Peru
Responded 21 Jan 2020
We are so happy to see you had a great experience!! We hope you could impress your friends and family with your new recipes and cooking skills. Thanks for your review!
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Curiosity366079 wrote a review Jan 2020
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We attended Jose’s cooking class and learned much more than how to cook Peruvian food. Jose talked about his country, culture, history including how immigrants to Peru influenced the tastes and consistency of the meals! I was afraid to flambé and Jose was so supportive and
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Response from GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Private Cooking Class in Cusco, Peru
Responded 21 Jan 2020
Thank you so much for this comment! We are happy to see you had a good time at the cooking class and you learned a lot. Thank you!
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By: Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes
mkamath81
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Amazing Cooking Experience
Being able to make and try specialties of Peru in an intimate setting. The history behind the meals, the descripti
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jdesalu
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Great Cooking + Learning Experience
I often do cooking classes when I'm vacationing ion a country, and the Marcelo Batata course was among the most inf
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imherbert101
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Extraordinary Peruvian Cooking experience
We were not sure what this cooking class was going to be like, but we learned so much about the history of food, cu
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zipcy
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Amazing cultural and culinarily experience
It was amazing experience with Chef Alesandro. He has a lot of history and culinarily knowledge, detailed explanati
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Walker1220
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Learned so much!!
Terrific cooking class where we learned not just about the foods of Peru but history, tradition and culture as well
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sukiprice
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Disappointed
We didn’t have as much fun as other reviewers. Maybe it depends on the chef. We had a woman who was humorless, dry
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gregoryl628
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So Much Fun!
Best time I had in Cusco! Alejandro was such a wonderful teacher and chef. Not only was this a cooking class, it wa
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940jonathant
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AMAZING "No Chop" Cooking Class
i've been to quite a few cooking classes. and while practice makes better, i'd prefer not to have someone else rev
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LaurenGradwell
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The best experience in Peru!
This was an incredible experience and was my favorite thing we did in Peru. It is worth every penny. Jose was livel
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Z5608BZerinm
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The best cooking class!
What an amazing experience with hours of entertainment! Jose and his crew taught us so much while keeping it incred
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Beth C
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Fun, informative, delicious!
Our cooking class with Chef Jose Luis was absolutely the most fun activity on our tour of Peru. We lucked out that
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danielmH608CE
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Culinary tour un Cusco
A very delicious tour with Rose Luis Who sublimates the tasting with his knowkledges on the peruvian cooking histor
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rachelpetro
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Great experience all around!
Alejandro was our teacher/chef for this class and we had the best time! It was a small group setting so we really l
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wariee
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Unique experience
We have learned a lot, not only brings you closer to Peruvian cuisine but also to the history of Peru and why today
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acoacoaco
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A unique experience that weaves history through food and cooking
Cook? love to eat? want to learn more about Peruvian culture? Take this class and request Chef Alejandro Castillo.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2–3 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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