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Cookery Magic

117 Fidelio Street Opera Estate, Singapore 458492, Singapore
+65 9665 6831
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Lovely session

Cooked 3 delicious curries in Ruqxana's beautiful home. I am Singaporean and was surprised at how... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Marion M
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Too good to be true

I was really touched when Ruqxana taught us about the Nonya things and the insights of Nonya food... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Drew Z
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Come into Ruqxana's, The Food Sorceress, home kitchen! You’re invited to her home to learn how to cook popular Asian and Singaporean cuisine. From wannabe chefs to Cordon Bleu artistes, she has the class for you. The hands-on cooking class is followed by a sit-down meal and pleasant conversation. And sometimes the cat comes over to say hello, if he is in the mood!
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117 Fidelio Street Opera Estate, Singapore 458492, Singapore
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Cooked 3 delicious curries in Ruqxana's beautiful home. I am Singaporean and was surprised at how much I didn't know about Southeast Asian cuisine. Good food; knowledgeable host; fascinating house; an overall lovely day. Highly recommended!

Thank Marion M
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. :) I hope to see you again. Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

I was really touched when Ruqxana taught us about the Nonya things and the insights of Nonya food. I am so glad to join her class today! Cuisine is not only about the food, but the culture. Rugxana did a very good job, I will...More

Thank Drew Z
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. :) I hope to see you again. Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My favorite part of traveling is visiting local homes and experiencing the local cuisine. Today's fabulous cooking class in Ruqxana's private home was a wonderful combination of both. Sensational flavours we hope to duplicate at home...

1  Thank AusfamCarine
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. I hope to see you again. :) Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I spent a wonderful 3hours with Ruqxana and a cosmopolitan group of fellow students learning the art of Kristang or Eurasian cooking. Everything was well prepared and the instructions were easy to follow. The end result was absolutely delicious Would love to...More

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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. I hope to see you again. :) Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

From 1100-1400 we had learned how to make several Malay dishes from scratch. A lots of hands-on and participation, and we got a chance to see other group's result and compare with ours. It's a good way to learn and remember the differences. In the...More

1  Thank Pei Lin L
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. I hope to see you again. Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My son and I visited Singapore and were fortunate to attend Ruqxana's cooking class. What a treat. A must do on your Singapore visit. She is charming, knowledgeable and what a great chef!!! We have so much fun learning local cuisine. We will definitely visit...More

3  Thank Sakina C
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. :) I hope to see you again. Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I am traveling with my spouse on his business trip and this class sounded like an interesting way to spend a few hours mid-day. I have taken cooking classes in other places around the world, but none quite like this one. I learned so much...More

1  Thank Katherine D
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. I hope to see you again. :) Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

We signed up in advance for this small group class with Ruqxana. The class is conducted in her home, mostly in a covered patio at the back that has been converted into a classroom facility. We prepared coconut rolled pancakes (kueh dadar), black pepper prawns,...More

3  Thank AthensBulldawg
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. I hope to see you again. :) Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Wow. A great day learning about Malaysian food. The facilities, food and Ruxqana were excellent. I went only to learn one thing, Beef Rendang. Perfect and a great experience. Best cooking class I have been to (And I go to them whenever I travel). I...More

1  Thank funkyskull
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you for coming for my cooking class. Glad got hear that you enjoyed it. I hope you will be cooking the dishes for your family and friends. I hope to see you again. :) Kind Regards ruqxana

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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Our group of three friends thoroughly enjoyed the cooking class with Ruqxana. She was a most hospitable and friendly teacher and we enjoyed eating the very tasty meals we made. Highly recommended.

2  Thank GandES
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Ruqxana, Owner at Cookery Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thank you for coming over. Happy to know that you enjoyed the class. :)

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fireladylondonuk
27 November 2016|
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Response from Ruqxana | Property representative |
Hello Thank you for your interest in my cooking class. Do you mind resending the email in case I did not receive it. Thank you. Ruqxana
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Yurifan
20 January 2016|
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Response from LussyV | Reviewed this property |
You can enter ookery magic cooking class scheddule and see the menu for your date or if you are booking a private class arrange the dishes with Ruqxana. Both classes are excellent. If you get at 117 Fidelio street by taxi... More
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L920
17 September 2015|
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Response from Ruqxana | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in my cooking class and my apology for the late reply as I had overlooked your question. I have classes on different times. 11am or 3 pm or 6 pm. The cost is $100 to $140 pax. Children are welcome... More
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