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Bumbu Cooking Class

57 Carpenter Street, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 19-879 1050
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A must-do for any foodies in kuching!

Joseph was an excellent and attentive host and teacher for the day. He was very knowledgeable about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sasha W
Educational , interesting and fun

We spent an enjoyable afternoon with Joseph - learning about different produce from Borneo (at the... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Bristol, United Kingdom
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“market tour” (16 reviews)
“local market” (8 reviews)
57 Carpenter Street, Kuching, Malaysia
+60 19-879 1050
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Joseph was an excellent and attentive host and teacher for the day. He was very knowledgeable about the produce during the Market a trip and gave us lots of tips of how to recreate the meal using alternatives easily found in the U.K. Aoverall it...More

1  Thank Sasha W
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We spent an enjoyable afternoon with Joseph - learning about different produce from Borneo (at the market) , preparing our food for dinner , cooking our dinner and then at the end of the day eating our dinner Joseph is passionate about every aspect of...More

1  Thank deniharv
Reviewed 12 February 2017

it is located in carpenter st. they provide cooking classes are very reasonable prices. the classes include 3 dishes, market tour, recipe book. it is easy to follow and learn. best way to learn some sarawak dishes here.

1  Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Joseph is a super friendly and excellent cooking host. The class was interesting and fun and with Joseph's full support and immaculate organisation, we made the most delicious special dinner to eat at the end of the afternoon. I highly recommend this to anyone who...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 5 February 2017

An enjoyable morning a visit to the market for some of the ingredients followed by a class in how to prepare and make a meal explaining how and why you follow the recipes

1  Thank Jackie0360
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely experience and opportunity to discover Sarawak cooking Great experience visiting the local market and seeing all the produce. Easy to follow guidance on the cooking and left with a good knowledge of how to cook the food.

2  Thank jamiesteward
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This class is ok if the only thing you can cook is steak & chips. The visit to the market could be better if Joseph gave you taste testing a of the different vegetables and fruits on offer. Instead he just points at items and...More

4  Thank Darren W
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

You will really enjoy this balinese cooking class! The teacher was very nice and spoke english fluently and the food we prepared was delicious!

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We had a really nice and tasty time with Joseph. 1st we went to the market and he told us about How to choose products and what is their origin. Then back in the Chinatown we prepared three dishes basing on local receipes. In the...More

2  Thank Wojtek W
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Food is a great way to experience a culture, and nowhere more so that in Malaysia. The class began by marinating chicken and then a trip to the local market where I was talked through a huge amount of raw ingredients. We purchased everything we...More

1  Thank Alexander E
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12 December 2016|
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Response from lorymail | Reviewed this property |
We made the reservation by mail. It's a small family business so there are no big information systems behind... just drop them a line to make sure. Beyond the cooking class, Joseph also offers a boat trip to the Wetlands... More