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Learn to Cook in a Local Home: A Taste of the Greek Islands in Athens provided by Traveling Spoon

Learn to Cook in a Local Home: A Taste of the Greek Islands in Athens

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C$113.74
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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 20-07-02 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20-07-02 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Important Information
Departure Point
Athens, Athens, Attica
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Private Greek cooking class with your host Fotini
  • Beverages
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Brent W wrote a review Oct. 2019
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Fotini was such a joy to spend the evening with. The recipes were simple and delicious. I enjoyed the hands on experience in learning a few Greek recipes. I highly recommend this to anyone in Athens who's looking for a more personal one on one hands on cooking experience. By the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Alex wrote a review Oct. 2019
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This was one of our favorite activities of our whole trip to Greece! My mom is of Greek heritage and cooks lots of Greek food at home, but Fontini took time ahead of our visit to put lots of thought into creating a very unique menu that would show us more rare types of Greek
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Date of experience: October 2019
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HAJL wrote a review Oct. 2019
Y Felinheli, United Kingdom24 contributions11 helpful votes
Fotini is an excellent hostess and we were made to feel very welcome in her home. The apartment itself is a little way out of the centre of Athens but is easily reached by public transport. Fotini and her partner encourage you to get involved in the preparation of a number of
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Roger J wrote a review Oct. 2019
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Fotini provided a great evening of good Greek food, plenty of wine and lively discussion. The cooking tuition was basic, but the excellent company and her information about the origins and history of the dishes compensated for it. The evening turned into a fine dinner party. We
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Kathy B wrote a review Aug. 2019
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Spent almost 5 hours with Fotini cooking 5 fabulous foods and talking about everything under the sun. Both my husband and I agreed this was the best experience and I would highly recommend to anyone spending time in Athens
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Date of experience: August 2019
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About the operator

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By: Traveling Spoon
Julialenc
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Cooking like a local
Great cooking class to prepare at home with locals the food that you cannot find in restaurants. All steps explaine
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214elik
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Master of phyllo - and fun, too!
Christina is the master of phyllo! She takes some flour, a little bit of water, some olive oil, does a little bit o
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antonisoteron
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Simply the best
Some people are simply the best. Best teacher ever, making everything look so simple. Thanks Christina!!! :*
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Bakemywayaroundworld
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Fun and interesting cooking class
My friend and I had the opportunity to take a cooking class with Christina while in Athens and really enjoyed it! C
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TrevSis
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Great Experience
Christina was a good teacher, great english and baking skills—it was a fun time! She followed up with a recipe that
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maryy1012
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Fresh and authentic Greek food in Athens with Angelina
Such a fun experience! My husband and I took a class with Angelina our first night in Athens - and what an awesome
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andrewjf1978
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What an experience!
My wife and I were convinced that Phyllo was something made by magical elves because human hands could create it (w
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Mehran M
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Amazing experience with the best in home meal I have ever had
I had the pleasure of discovering Traveling Spoon very early on and they set me up with one of their first hosts in
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Vacationer527977
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Greek Cooking Class
Had a really nice evening in Athens cooking and dinner with Angelina. Moussaka was delicious and appetizers were
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CookTeach
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Excellent! Friendly! Clean!
We were excited for our first Traveling Spoon experience and it did not disappoint! Christina's apartment is easy t
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walter846
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Participant
Could not have been any better Maria could not be any more informed fun or professional This is a great way to sp
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katherine t
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An Amazing Experience
Christina was a pleasure to spend time with. We learned the traditional way to make spinach pie, and were served a
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Shujess22
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Excellent Experience!
We had a wonderful time learning from and visiting with Christina. She graciously welcomed us into her home and mad
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Avidar Y
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Christina the best spanakopita class.
We are in a habit to learn a new skill every county we travel to. And Athens was no deferent, after searching the l
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Yang L
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Great class! The best holiday experience in Athens.
Christina is not only an experienced professional chef, but also a very heartwarming and friendly host. As a cookin
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 3 days in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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