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Fully hands-on High End Peruvian Cooking Class & San Pedro Market Guided Visit

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  • Peruvian cooking class and San Pedro Market tour in Cusco
  • Cook classic Peruvian dishes alongside a professional chef
  • Vegetarian option available—note upon booking
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Fully hands-on High End Peruvian Cooking Class & San Pedro Market Guided Visit
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Be immersed into a fascinating trip to the San Pedro Market, where youll be introduced to a vast variety of local and ancient products, then we will head to our profesional cooking studio for class.
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Hands on Lunch Experience
Be immersed into a fascinating trip to the San Pedro Market, where youll be introduced to a vast variety of local and ancient products, then we will head to our profesional cooking studio for class.
From US$ 69.00
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Overview
Learn to prepare high-end Peruvian cuisine from market to table alongside a professional chef with this Peruvian cooking class. After shopping at a local market with a food-loving guide, head to a colonial-style home to prepare a 3-course lunch or dinner featuring classic items like ceviche, Pisco sours, and quinoa cooked to perfection. Polish off your meal with fresh fruits and local coffee.
What to Expect
We start our gastronomic adventure at the beautiful San Pedro Market, where we will be in contact with a vast variety of local and Andean products and receive a in depth explanation of them. During this one hour activity, you'll also learn about the history behind Peruvian Gastronomy guided by our professional trained chef (Advance English Speaker).

After this, we will head to our cooking studio, located just 2 blocks away from the market where ,according to your class menu selection, you'll enjoy a hands-on Modern Andean Peruvian cooking lesson, where you'll be able to use a variety of products we saw at the market.

LUNCH MENU:
  1. Aperitif: Passion fruit Sour,
    Shake your own Pisco Sours and learn about the history behind our national cocktail.
  2. Appetizer: Classic Peruvian ceviche.
    Our national dish done right.
  3. Main dish: Modern Quinoa Risotto,
    Tri-colored quinoa and Peruvian yellow chili risotto topped with a perfect 64-degree sous vide poached egg.
  4. Dessert: Chirimoya and exotic fruits parfait,
    Have a taste of our best local fruits elegantly served as a parfait.
  5. Moka brewed local coffee espressos, as a grand finale, have a taste of the best organic coffee produced in the Quillabamba valley.
DINNER MENU:
  1. Aperitif: Passion fruit Sour,
    Shake your own Pisco Sours and learn about the history behind our national cocktail.
  2. Appetizer: Nikkei Style Tiradito,
    Ceviche with a modern twist; Semi cooked sashimi style fish marinated in a Japanese/Peruvian ponzu, avocados, cushuros and sweet potato puree.
  3. Main dish: Quinoa and local spices Crusted Alpaca Tenderloin,
    with roasted local tubers and native potatoes in an Andean smoked infused chimichurri.
  4. Dessert: Chirimoya and exotic fruits parfait,
    Have a taste of our best local fruits elegantly served as a parfait.
  5. Moka brewed local coffee espressos,
    as a grand finale, have a taste of the best organic coffee produced in the Quillabamba valley.

*All dishes are seasoned with Maras pink salt.

Vegetarian Options:
  • Fish would be replaced with “Sweet cucumber”, a local fruit.
  • Meat would be replaced with mushrooms.
Reviews (36)
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Reviewed 6 days ago
Amazing Cooking Class in Cusco!

This is definitely a must do while in Cusco! Christian met us in the San Pedro market and then we walked a few blocks to his studio to start our cooking lesson. It was such a nice experience and would highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Frances B
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing Authentic Peruvian Cuisine Expereince

The cooking class with Christian was definitely a highlight during our time spent in Cusco City! The afternoon at San Pedro market was a perfect introduction to the class, seeing first hand the community-supported agriculture. The cooking studio was quaint and spotless. The class was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gillly4
Reviewed 1 week ago
Must do in Cusco!!

One of our favorite activities in Cusco! Highly recommend this amazing afternoon with the talented Christian. I loved touring the San Pedro market learning about all the hidden treasures and buying the ingredients for our meal. I've always wanted to learn how to make Ceviche...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lisakav
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great cooking class

We really enjoyed our cooking class with Chris. The food and pisco sours were all delicious, and the market tour really interesting. A great way to spend a morning.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AmyL85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Really fun activity!

It was such a fun environment--rustic kitchen studio in the heart of Cuzco. The walk through the market was entertaining. The food, including a cocktail, ceviche, main dish, and dessert were all gourmet and made by yours truly with the assistance of the chef, Chris....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christopher A
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