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Casa Crespo Cooking Class

Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 0918
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Cooking classes are held at CASA CRESPO Restaurant. Casa Crespo is a cooking school devoted exclusively to the cuisine of Oaxaca. What better way to learn more about this region´s culture than by savoring Oaxacan cuisine?
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  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 0918
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic cooking class today. I learned a lot about Oaxacan cuisine from Oscar with hands on experience, while having fun meeting fellow travelers and sharing tales. Oscar is clearly very knowledgeable, gentle and gave very good simple instructions. Loved the morning walk to the local...More

Thank RCDaly
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Chef Oscar's cooking classes are fantastic. We were lucky enough to only have four people in the class (apparently there are often more), and we made an amazing array of dishes, including two moles, four salsas, three types of tortilla, a delicious shrimp soup, avocado...More

Thank NickDap
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My girlfriend and I took this class on our first full day in Oaxaca, and it was one of the highlights of our trip. Oscar gave everyone in the class a lot of flexibility when it came to deciding what we wanted to cook that...More

Thank Tyler D
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This class was much more than I could have expected! Working with the group to pick a menu, Oscar gives great insight into the cultural importance and history of specific foods and dishes. The trip to the market is education in and of itself, and...More

Thank ECottee
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Terrific class. Market visit especially interesting. Had a large class but Oscar kept it moving and everyone engaged

Thank traveldave2015
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed the time I spent with Oscar. We had coffee together and discussed the menu for the day. Then we went to a local market (which I enjoyed lots more than the larger markets in the center of Oaxaca) to buy what we...More

Thank LillaVirginia
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I cannot express how much I enjoyed this class. Oscar is the most hospitable host, taking our class of 5 new friends through a foody whirlwind starting with breakfast, trip to the markets and a incredibly delicious variety of traditional Mexican dishes. Finishing with the...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

The cooking class was very well organized. We started by deciding what to make during the class and then headed off to the market to get supplies. It was hard to imagine that we would be able to accomplish everything on the list but the...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A few weeks ago we had the pleasure of doing a day of cooking with Oscar. We have done a fair few cooking schools in Asia and here in Latin America and while it wasn't the cheapest, this was easily one of the best (if...More

Thank Crotdog
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Not being a good cook, I was slightly apprehensive about joining this class. However, it was so much fun, and the result of our cooking efforts were extremely enjoyable. Casa Crespo's Chef Oscar was very professional, knowledgeable and considerate of the fact that we had...More

Thank LyndaTate
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