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Casa Crespo Cooking Class

Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 0918
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Oaxaca Cooking Class
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“soup”(19 reviews)
“tortillas”(45 reviews)
“the kitchen”(22 reviews)
About
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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Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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+52 951 516 0918
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"soup"
in 19 reviews
"tortillas"
in 45 reviews
"the kitchen"
in 22 reviews
"local market"
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"chef oscar"
in 7 reviews
"oaxacan chocolate"
in 11 reviews
"avocado ice cream"
in 5 reviews
"oaxacan cooking"
in 12 reviews
"mole"
in 28 reviews
"hot choc"
in 2 reviews
"squash blossoms"
in 9 reviews
"incredible food"
in 4 reviews
"delicious shrimp"
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"ceviche"
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"sorbet"
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"cooking school"
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"roof terrace"
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Really good food with a really good chef there knows what he is doing. it´s a place where l will come back to, and i will recommend to anyone...:)

Thank Mortenfrydensdal
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We booked this the night before - Oscar’s phone number is on the website and he responded by WhatsApp immediately. Oscar was a fantastic teacher with a good sense of humour. We’re vegetarian and he accommodated us very well, even as part of a larger...More

Thank Adam R
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I just attended a cooking class with Chef Oscar at Casa Crespo. We are on our honeymoon and like all international trips we take, we always try to find a cooking class as for us it is the perfect intersection of food...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

After a few days of eating in Oaxaca's restaurants and falling in love with its cuisine, the class at Casa Crespo was the perfect way to understand better how all those wonderful and complex flavours come together. Oscar was a great host, speaks excellent English,...More

Thank Chris H
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We did the pre-hispanic cuisine and it was fascinating. I really appreciated the opportunity to learn about it from someone with so much experience. He also made it fun and was very willing to accommodate our preferences. If you want to try ants, this is...More

Thank Professoressa
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Taking a hands-on cooking class from Oscar was one of my best birthday presents ever. We made two kinds of tortillas (mixture of squash and avocado leaves for one, and cooked plantain for the other) and got to cook them on the griddle ourselves, 3...More

Thank 56kenn
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend the cooking class at Casa Crespo. The experience is authentic and involves a visit to a local market before hand to shop for the ingredients which is lovely. Oscar who leads the class speaks great English and is very accommodating of...More

Thank Sophie D
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

My boyfriend and I took Oscar's cooking class, and we really enjoyed it. We started off discussing our menu which Oscar tailored based on what we like and wanted to learn. After we settled on a 5-course menu, we walked to the market where Oscar...More

Thank Caitlin H
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Oscar's cooking class offers a great introduction to the cooking of Oaxaca. Our class took place in an open kitchen that overlooked a beautiful garden patio shaded by an avocado tree. We began with a delightful breakfast of Mexican hot chocolate, coffee, bread, and hibiscus...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I'm fortunate enough to have links to Oaxaca which means I've visited a fair number of times. I have very fond memories of eating at Casa Crespo, the food and the terrace are a beautiful combination. When I found out they did cooking classes, I...More

1  Thank Jamie L
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