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Turkish Flavours organizes culinary walks and cooking classes in Istanbul. We take visitors to a real Turkish Home on the lesser visited Asian side of Istanbul for our cooking classes. Our food walks are designed to stroll through local food markets...more
Feneryolu, Istanbul 34724, Turkey
+90 532 218 06 53
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All reviews cooking class spice tasting spice market market tour asian side recipe book food tour spice tour lovely apartment turkish home turkey cooking experience highlight of our trip local culture an incredible experience dolma selin
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was in Istanbul for a gastronomic travels because I’m a chef and decided to make one day of cooking class and spicy bazaar with them. Was I best ever experience I had have in a cooking class from around the world I never did....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Culinari4523
Reviewed 21 November 2018

We enjoyed a delicious morning with Turkish Flavours, starting at the Spice Market, followed by the flavours of the Asian side of the city, and finally an amazing lunch at Ciya Restaurant. We had a great time and recommend getting to know the city together...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alice B
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Had a great time learning to cook some Turkish dishes in a cozy home environment. Our hostess and cooking instructor, Taciser, was a great cook as well as a lively conversationalist. The meal we prepared was delicious and we hated to leave after our enjoyable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stevebK3679FT
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

There’s no better way to orientate yourself in a new country or city than learning to cook its food! It’s a great way to meet fellow travellers and this course with Turkish Flavours in a private Istanbul residence is excellent. Taciser’s easy style and way...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Right_here_now
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We spent a wonderful morning with Selin on July 15th ! First of all, a very good spice tasting in the bazaar. Then, 7 turkish meals home made with Selin, with a friendly atmosphere, very easy to make, and so tasteful ! An incredible experience...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tchoukriel P
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

A great way to spend your day exploring the European and Asian sides of Istanbul. It was only the two of us on the tour, Taciser was lovely and knowledgeable and made the whole experience excellent. We were introduced to lots of delicious and interesting...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Alan G
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I have now done one cooking class and three tours with Turkish Flavours and always had a great time. The class left me feeling (full) and also confident that I can try this at home. The tours have all introduced me to different parts of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Alan R
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We had the best day! Great food, wonderful drinks and fantastic conversations. We were made to feel extremely welcome and Celin's home is beautiful! Would highly recommend to anyone interested traditional Turkish cooking. It's not super cheap but definitely a great thing to do -...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank world201165
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend the Turkish flavours cooking class!  Selin and Can are very warm and welcoming and the food is amazing.  We made seven delicious dishes that will be easy to replicate at home as Selin gives you great suggestions of how to replace the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank cassandrak715
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We did a tour through the spice bazaar, tasted and learned about spices, and then headed to the lovely apartment on the Asian side to begin cooking, using some of the spices we tasted. We had a real sense of cooking Turkish cuisines - homemade...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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28 November 2016|
Response from turkishflavours | Property representative |
We can do tour everyday please check our website and fill in and send us your reservation form.thx SPICE BAZAAR & KADIKOY MARKET TOUR WITH GOURMET LUNCH Everyday 9:30 am - 2:30 pm A gourmet walking tour through two... More
Alan M
24 October 2016|
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Response from travelbug091011 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their website, the prices are on the cooking classes and food tour pages, as well as on the reserve now page. Prices range from 80-125 USD. I paid the equivalent in Turkish Lira (350 back in April 2016 for the... More