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Amazing local food experience!

We decided very last minute to join the mypintu plate team in a local cooking class. We spend the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Charlotte M
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Very enjoyable afternoons cooking

Cooking is not necessarily my thing and I mainly signed up because my wife really wanted to do a... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Scawzzie
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Mypintu Plate Cooking Class is hands-on original recipe and fun for tourists and foodies alike to Georgetown, Penang. Besides our chief instructor, our guest instructors include English-speaking cooks from popular eateries and stalls. Our 3-hour...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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36, Leith Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We decided very last minute to join the mypintu plate team in a local cooking class. We spend the whole afternoon cooking and learning about the ingredients and spices and had a very good time. Very good price for the 6 courses (! Yess we...More

Thank Charlotte M
Kaka8369, Owner at Mypintu Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much Charlotte for your generous review. I so enjoyed your company. Regards to you, Laure and Tarara. Khalid Mypintu Plate

Reviewed 5 September 2018

Cooking is not necessarily my thing and I mainly signed up because my wife really wanted to do a Malaysian cooking course during our Penang trip. However, we are both very glad that we did the course with Mypintu Plate and enjoyed it immensely. It...More

Thank Scawzzie
Kaka8369, Owner at Mypintu Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

My apologies for this late response here James. Thank so much for your generous review. I enjoyed teaching you as well as leading our food tour with you. Hope we meet again someday. regards to your Mrs. Hope also you enjoyed your recent USA trip,...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time with Khalid, his assistent and the other three participants. Khalid is a social man who has a lot of knowledge of the ingredients. You can ask him anything and he will answer you patiently. They taught us to make nasi...More

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Kaka8369, Owner at Mypintu Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you Wouter and Eline for remembering us. We enjoyed you being with us.

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Signed up for Mypintu Plate one day before and was able to have two cooking stations available for myself and my partner. We made 6 dishes in all over 5 hours - Malaysian staples like char kway teow, chicken curry, Nasi lemak, and others. Food...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great afternoon with Khalid cooking three different and authentic Malay dishes (our efforts even tasted good!). Enjoyed the interaction with our host and interesting to learn about the spices that go into the dishes. Definitely recommend this event.More

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Kaka8369, Owner at Mypintu Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you very much Mark and Michelle, Glad you came literally knocking at our door. Your choice of “Quick Wok” underscored your enthusiasms shown at our cooking class and we hope it becomes your best momento possible for any visitor to such our famous food...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Although as a family we cook a lot of Malaysian food, we had a really instructive and fun afternoon with Khalid learning new recipes and techniques - especially making roti chanai. Thank you Khalid!More

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Kaka8369, Owner at Mypintu Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hi Sophie, Really appreciate the review. Did you received our recipes? Your participation is more important to us as a family. It’s fantastic also to get a visit from some one from Malaysia now residents of Australia. Hope the few dishes we taught to you...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

〈Content of the class〉 First, I received an explanation about important spices in Malay cuisine. After that I learned 6 recipes by Khalid and Masoud, such as Chicken curry, Fish sambal and Char kway teow. It was about 3-4hours (depend on cooking pace) 〈Cost〉 To...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

We had a great time with Khalid, and his team on our recent visit to Penang. We have lived in Penang and visited many times since, but had never thought to learn how to cook our favorite dishes. The whole experience was fantastic, and very...More

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Kaka8369, Owner at Mypintu Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hi Phil and Annette, My apologies for this late response. Thanks for you great review. We look forward to you next soujourn in Penang. Thank you for attending our class during your trip down memory lane. We are very glad if we managed to teach...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Khalid and his chef friend really go all out. It’s more than a cooking class. You really learn about culture and history while hands on cooking a fun variety of dishes. And the food was the delicious! Highly recommend!!More

Thank Jack C
Kaka8369, Owner at Mypintu Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear Jack, Thank you for your generous review on us here. We really think you have the passion for food and we wanted to make sure you would have the best souvenir of Malaysia when you go back via its food after attending our class....More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Khalid was very informative, he explained everything from the plants/spices into the incorporation they played in the dishes. If you want an all inclusive Penang food experience this is your spot!! The first hour was just talk with Khalid about the herbs and their importance...More

Thank Marissa K
Kaka8369, Owner at Mypintu Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hi Marissa, Firstly, my apologies for the delay in my response to your great review on us. As with Malaysian food, its part of our culture that takes an heritage but challenging adventure as our visitor soon finds out. We try to do it with...More

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chrispycb
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Very easy hands-on class sessions. Suitable for beginners. Briefing before the class is a great introduction to local food. We have had children attending it too. Mypintu.
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