** This is an original experience of Foodies, the most awarded culinary agency in Colombia. ** Join the Foodies' Chef for an authentic culinary experience full of local food, music and good vibes for only 2-4 people* in our kitchen with air conditioner in historic center. In Cartagena we are fan of fish, plantain and coconut and we know to cook delicious recipes with them. Put on an apron, turn up the music, and get ready for a hands-on cooking experience learning 4 local must-eat recipes starting with the most famous snack in town: The arepa de huevo (egg stuffed arepa). Cheer up to share a lively afternoon to discover the secrets of traditional cuisine meanwhile we marinate the fish for the ceviche (200 grs x Pax), grate the coconut, fry patacones and dance champeta**. Then, feel at home to enjoy a starter, main course and a coconut lemonade prepared by yourself. At the end, taste the Chef's sweet surprise and drink a cold beer with a sunset view in our little rooftop. Cook with us and "wow" your friends with your new culinary skills when you back home :) *. Due to the covid-19 please contact us for bookings for 3-4 people in private group. **. Musical genre from the Caribbean coast of Colombia with African influences.
My name is María and I'm the leader of Foodies, we are a local community of food lovers proud to share the flavors and the stories of our cuisine. We were awarded by the Ministry of Culture of Colombia and more recently with the "Luxury Travel Guide Awards" and "Travel and Hospitality Awards" as best culinary experience in Colombia. Also, we have been invited to Madrid Fusion's Gastrofestival and we have appeared in CNN, Food & Travel magazine, The Guardian newspaper and other important media. Now we are happy to cook together our culture, full of colors, music and "sabrosura". Let's Cook!
3-course menu with starter, main course and dessert. The menu includes arepa de huevo, fish ceviche , patacones and typical…
Sugar cane lemonade, coconut lemonade, cold local beer and unlimited filtered water.
We provide printed recipe notebook (gift), apron for use during the class, all the ingredients & all the cooking utensils
Our kitchen is located in San Diego neighborhood, in the historic center. We are a few meters from the walls built in the 18th century. San Diego's Square, Serrezuela Mall and Fernández de Madrid Square are two blocks away.
Bring your desire to learn Cartagena's cuisine, a camera for your foodie photos and comfy clothes.
- Please inform if you need vegetarian, gluten free or non lactose menu. - Please arrive 10-minutes before the start of the tour, the tour will leave on time regardless of late-comers. - The cooking class is structured for small groups in order to provide an intimate experience and promote friendly
Intimate cooking class with local Chef