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US$ 120.91
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    What to Expect
    What I offer:
    • a Cooking course combined with a Market tour,
    • a more than 5-hour long culinary program,
    • interesting information and stories about gastronomy, local ingredients and our culture,
    • all the ingredients, kitchen pots and equipment,
    • the recipes of the dishes, which you can take back home,
    • my help and guidance (I am a PROFESSIONAL COOK),
    • the knowledge how to prepare the dishes and at the same time,
    • you can get an insight into the life of Hungarian people,
    • a taste of Hungarian specialties on the market (it is the starter),
    • 3-course Hungarian menu (soup, main course and dessert),
    • drinks: palinka (fruit brandy), wine, soft drinks, mineral water, tea and coffee,
    • FREE TAXI from the market to our flat and at the end of the program back to your hotel.You can choose from the following menus:

    Menu A

    Soup: Sour cherry soup (with dairy product),  

    Main course: Chicken paprikas with homemade dumplings (with dairy product),

    Dessert: Pancake Hungarian style (with dairy product)

    Menu B

    Soup: Fish soup (typical Hungarian fishes),

    Main course: Beef stew with egg barley (with beef meat),

    Dessert: Hungarian apple pie

    Menu C

    Soup: Goulash soup (with beef meat),  

    Main course: Savoury pancake Hortobagy (with chicken and dairy product), 

    Dessert: Gerbeaud layer cake (with ground walnuts)

    Menu D

    Soup: Chicken ragout with tarragon soup (with dairy product),  

    Main course: Stuffed pepper with tomato sauce (with pork meat),

    Dessert: Strudel with sweet cottage cheese cream and sweet cabbage

    Menu E

    Soup: Creamy potato soup with smoked sausage,  

    Main course: Stuffed cabbage (with pork meat and sour cream),

    Dessert: Poppy-seed bread pudding with vanilla custard (with eggs, dairy products)

    No problem if you are vegetarian or you have any food allergies. Please, let me know this when you register for this
    - which menu you prefer,
    - if you need a special menu and I will change the menu according to your needs.

    Thanks in advance.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Central Market Hall: 9th District, Fovam Square 1-3.
    Szimpla Farmer's Market: 7th District, Kazinczy Street 14.
    Return Details
    After the program I am going to take you back to your accommodation.
    • 3-course Hungarian menu
    • Snacks - Hungarian bites with typical local ingredients
    • Food tasting
    • Private tour
    • Hotel/port drop-off
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Hotel pickup
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 15 July 2019

    This was a delight! Marti is so knowledgeable about the Market and Hungarian cuisine, and even though we peppered her with questions, she answered every one. It was so much fun. We first walked around the Market and received not only a history, but saw...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank K7541TWmaryb
    Reviewed 13 July 2018

    My boyfriend and I are both foodies and we both like to cook, so we decided to try a market tour with a local Hungarian chef. It was an amazing day! We met Marti, our chef and teacher, at the Central Market Food Hall, where...More

    Date of experience: July 2018
    Thank kmaria1202
    Reviewed 1 July 2018

    We’ve started making cooking classes a regular part of our travels. Learning about the place you are visiting through the food is such a unique experience. We did a lot of research before our trip to Budapest to find the right cooking class. We knew...More

    Date of experience: June 2018
    Thank KellyW2764
    Bedö M, Tulajdonos at Kitchen Pixie Budapest - Cooking Classes and Private Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

    Dear Kelly, Thank you so much for your kind review. I am very grateful that you chose my culinary experience. I hope you will use the recipes at home for your family or friends. I wish you all the best, Marti from Budapest

    Reviewed 6 May 2018

    Our private cooking experience with Marti was everything we hoped for and more! Her menu choices were just perfect. A wonderful tour of the market, and tasting delicacies and street food, a bit of history as she drove us to the flat where she cooks...More

    Date of experience: April 2018
    Thank JudeTexas
    HomeCookingBudapest, Tulajdonos at Kitchen Pixie Budapest - Cooking Classes and Private Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

    Dear Judy, I am very grateful for your nice comment and the recommendation. The whole experience with you was superb and I am happy that you are interested in Hungarian cuisine. I hope you'll cook these dishes at home soon and send me some photos...More

    Reviewed 19 April 2018

    My wife and I traveled to Budapest for the first time recently and booked the market tour and cooking class with Marti for our first full day in Budapest. What a BLAST! We really enjoyed every part of the experience! Whether you're visiting a country...More

    Date of experience: April 2018
    Thank mskovach
    HomeCookingBudapest, Tulajdonos at Kitchen Pixie Budapest - Cooking Classes and Private Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

    Dear Karen and Michael, Thank you for your review. The experience with you was unique (Farmer's market tour + cooking + Hungarian language lesson). I'm happy that the local ingredients are just as important to you as to me and I could give you a...More

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