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Maria's Cooking Class

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Address: Jl. Juwet Sari no. 3A, Kuta 80221, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 85338050173
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 15:00
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Overview - Join a cooking class with charming chef Maria in her home. Start...

Overview - Join a cooking class with charming chef Maria in her home. Start off with a market tour before whipping up 5 classic Indonesian / Balinese dishes of your choosing. You'll even get her secret recipes so you can make them at home. Highlights- Local Market Tour in the Morning (100% non-touristy) Choose up to 5 dishes to make in one lesson Enjoy the authentic, local atmosphere of Maria's home Detailed recipes with photos included so you can make your favorite dishes at home! Flexible scheduling Description - While my classes are flexible and the start time can be tweaked upon request, if possible, I recommend starting our day at 8.30am with a market tour in the morning at the new Kuta market (Pasar Kuta Bahru, which is walking distance from my house), where you will get to see fresh produce and oogle at the offerings. I will explain the unique ingredients on sale. After the tour, we will return to my house where my class will cover 3 dishes of your choosing while Maria chooses 2 dishes. Just so you are able to replicate the results when you get home, I will give you detailed recipes and photos of the spices we use. Some of my most popular dishes include: - Beef Rendang (beef cooked in coconut milk and chilli paste) - Chicken Sate with Peanut Sauce - Nasi Goreng (fried rice) - Chicken Bumbu Bali (Spicy Chicken soup) - Gado-gado with peanut sauce - Fish pepes (Fish and spice, wrapped in banana leaf, then steamed) - Chicken Betutu I look forward to seeing you in my kitchen soon!

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Me & my fiance took Maria's class today - really one of the best experiences in Bali! 🙂 Maria is very professional, picked us up at our hotel early, took us to the market and... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Me & my fiance took Maria's class today - really one of the best experiences in Bali! 🙂 Maria is very professional, picked us up at our hotel early, took us to the market and then to her home. Explained everything, involved us in the cooking process of every dish and gave thoughtful advice. Thx again! Had a blast! 🙂

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JBuurman, Public Relations Manager at Maria's Cooking Class, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your wonderful review and we are glad you enjoyed your cooking experiance with Maria. Regards Justin More 

Waterloo, ON
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We absolutely loved our morning with Maria! We had just come from Taiwan where we had another cooking class with a lady who was also amazing (Her name is Ivy and runs Ivy's Kitchen in Taipei - super highly recommend as well if you are heading to Bali via taipei). Although both these classes were unique they were certainly different... More 

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JBuurman, Public Relations Manager at Maria's Cooking Class, responded to this review

lilmisstravel, Thankyou so much for your outstanding review for the class and we're so glad you had a great day. The detail you have written for the review is really mind blowing so thank you. Regards Justin More 

Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We participated to Maria's class today. It was a great experience! We enjoyed it a lot! We were just the two of us with my wife as guests and Maria took us to the market in the morning from our hotel. Later we arrived at her home where she showed us to cook delicious dishes like satay, beef rendang and... More 

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JBuurman, Public Relations Manager at Maria's Cooking Class, responded to this review

Hi Arenyi, Thankyou for your wonder ful review and we are glas you had such a great day. Many Thanks Justin More 

Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We booked our cooking lesson with Maria and was fantastic, from picking us up at our hotel, taking us to the local market then to the grocery store to show the difference and what imported food looked like. Once at her home she had all the recipies ready for us, and was very kind in instructing and giving us the... More 

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JBuurman, Public Relations Manager at Maria's Cooking Class, responded to this review

Hi Richard, Thankyou for your wonderful review and we are glad you had such a great day. Many Thanks Justin More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Maria was prompt on the response to the email to attend the class. We booked the night before and was given a list of the menu of the dishes we could create. Very excited from what we had heard about the classes and reading the trip advisor, though maybe not suited to our age 28-30(females). The day went for a... More 

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JBuurman, Guest Relations Manager at Maria's Cooking Class, responded to this review

Hi thanks for you review, I have taken note of your comment and will send the feedback to Maria so she can tweak the class so it's more enjoyable in the future. Regards Justin. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Maria was prompt in answering my emails. She arrived on time for y pickup and walked us around the markets explaining what some of the different local foods were. I thought the class was going to be more hands on but having said that maria went to great lengths explaining everything she was doing. We sat down to a feast... More 

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JBuurman, Guest Relations Manager at Maria's Cooking Class, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review and we hope to see you again next time. Regards Justin More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The class started with selecting 5 dishes, then a trip to a local market to understand the food that is available to locals. We then went to a supermarket to see the different food available there. We made our way to Maria's home to start cooking. It was mostly a demonstration and partly interactive which I was happy with. There... More 

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HI JacAus, Thankyou for your wonderful review and we're glad you enjoyed the day with Maria. Regards Justin More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We had a wonderful day with Maria she was super organized and very accommodating to our 6 year old son. Luckily it was just 3 of us as the room is only small, at her local home. Maria emailed me a menu and i chose several dishes to cook on the day,she showed us a folder with all her recipes,... More 

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JBuurman, Public Relations Manager at Maria's Cooking Class, responded to this review

Thankyou for your wonderful review and we hope to see you back there soon. Regards Justin More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Had a memorable experience learning how to cook Indonesian cuisine from Maria. We booked her class a month ahead and got to choose 5 dishes out of 40 choices. Maria was on time picking us at our hotel. She's a very cheerful and friendly lady. Speaks pretty good English and very open to share with us on her stories and... More 

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JBuurman, Public Relations Manager at Maria's Cooking Class, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you wonderful review and we hope to see you back soon to try some of maria's other tasty dishes. Regards Justin More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

This was one of the greatest experiences I have had in any of our visits to Bali! This amazing lady went above and beyond anything I could have expected! In the time from being picked up and returned to our accomodation, I experienced a visit to a local Market where Maria explained all the produce to me, then went on... More 

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Thank you very much for you wonderful review. We are glad that you enjoyed the day and hope to see you again soon. Regards Justin More 

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