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Unique experience - tamales to die for!

Second time we've cooked with Claudia. It's one thing to have a recipe, and it can be quite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dale502
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Olympia, Washington
Private cooking class - so fun and interesting!

An overdue review....We were in Zihua in May and had a great experience with Claudia and Alberto... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Jennifer J
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Aloha, Oregon
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Learn how to cook your favourite Mexican dishes, or learn how to cook something you have never tried before, like one of Claudia's own personal creations. Learn about authentic Mexican family cooking- exactly what Claudia cooks for her family.All...more
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202 Paseo de la Playa, Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta 40880, Mexico
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Reviewed 7 January 2014

We scheduled a cooking class with Claudia in her home near Barra De Potsi. Her husband Alberto met us at the basketball court and directed us to their home. We selected the green enchiladas recipe to make. Both Claudia and Alberto were extremely nice and...More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for COOKING WITH CLAUDIA. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your trip to Los Achotes and being welcomed into the home of Claudia and Alberto. Claudia's enchiladas is one of my favourite...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Second time we've cooked with Claudia. It's one thing to have a recipe, and it can be quite another to be able to execute it. This is a real learn-by-doing experience, where she reveals the techniques essential to success of your selected dish. Claudia demonstrates,...More

Thank Dale502
LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review for Claudia. We are always delighted to host repeat clients. We hope you enjoy making tamales with your grand children!

Reviewed 11 August 2018

An overdue review....We were in Zihua in May and had a great experience with Claudia and Alberto. There were 6 in our group and we selected the tamales. It was a fun way to spend the day and our end product was really good. We...More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

We appreciate that you took the time to write your review and share your experience. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your Claudia & Alberto time, and hope to see you again for your next Zihua visit.

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Overall, if you have never had traditional Mexican cuisine cooked at home, I would suggest Cooking with Claudia. It was an interesting trip and we enjoyed the experience, but we did feel there could be a couple improvements. Pros: -Linda (the middle woman) was amazing...More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for your pros and cons lists. I agree- the Western Union new regulations are making things difficult for locals to receive deposits, etc. since that has been the usual method used here for many...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018

Wife and I just returned from 8 days in Zihua. We scheduled a cooking class with Claudia, glad we did, it was awesome! We started with a tour of the local market with Claudia's husband Alberto. He had a great sense of humor and made...More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review- it is greatly appreciated. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with Claudia & Alberto and what they have to offer. Indeed, they are very warm and welcoming folks! Hope you...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018

If you're seeking an authentic Mexican experience - complete with a hospitable personal guide, this is it! Cooking with Claudia is a fabulous half-day experience. We were able to combine our cooking with a morning tour of the Zihuatanejo market, with Alberto as our guide....More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

We very much appreciate your taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with Claudia and Alberto, and that you appreciate their hospitality and all that Cooking with Claudia has to offer. We hope enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018

Recently my husband and I and 2 other couples traveled to Zihuatanejo and we were lucky enough to take Claudia's cooking class and learn how to make Chile Rellenos. Claudia is a first rate teacher and was very organized and she was a lot of...More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

We are grateful to you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your exclusive and personal time with Claudia and Alberto, being welcomed into their home, and that you also enjoyed your cooking class. We hope you enjoyed your entire time in...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

Myself and four other people were genuinely welcomed into Claudia and Alberto's home for a cooking class making tamales. The instruction was organized and prepared well in advance of our arrival. Each person had practice in preparing each step of the meal. We learned the...More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are delighted that you sincerely appreciate all that is involved in providing you with an exclusive cooking class, specifically and only for your group. Claudia and Alberto work hard to...More

Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time in Claudia’s home making tamales. Unfortunately Alberto hurt his back and was unable to take us on the market tour. W wish him a speedy recovery. Their home is a super environment to partake in a class. Very clean, the...More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for COOKING WITH CLAUDIA. It was a pleasure to organize your experience exclusively for you. We are delighted that you enjoyed meeting Claudia in her home that you enjoyed her tamales. We hope...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018

We finally signed up and attended one of Claudia's cooking classes. Met Alberto and did the market tour (we have been coming to Zihua for 12 years so we know a bit about the market) but his humor, knowledge and insight kept the 90 minutes...More

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely recounting of your experiences with Claudia and Alberto. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time so much, and especially that you like the jamaica water. We hope your entire visit to Zihua was all you hoped it...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We had a fun time with Claudia and her husband Alberto in their home.Food was delicious. The kitchen was clean. They explained the ingredients well and had a written copy of the recipe for us. A fun morning activity.

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LindaFromCanada, Manager at Cooking with Claudia, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to tell us that you enjoyed your cooking class, created specially and only for you. Hope you enjoyed all of your Zihua time!

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Amy C
23 January 2018|
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No I am sorry, but Claudia's classes are not suitable for anyone under the age of 15.
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Please contact by email and I will be happy to provide you with all the information you need to make your choices, and then we can custom design your experience with COOKING WITH CLAUDIA to be the exact experience you would... More
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Please email to the address mentioned above and I will send you all the information.
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