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Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit provided by Chilli Cool China

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Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

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Overview
During this 4-5 hours unique Chinese bun (Bao Zi) making workshop, you’ll be taken into an authentic local spice market to explore it with fun challenges to complete and learn different species of Sichuan spices and ingredients that will be used in the following cooking class. The class will be carried out in a traditional Sichuan style courtyard. You’ll be treated with Sichuan local tea as it’s local’s custom to treat friends and visitors. After that, you then will be guide to start the cooking process by a professional chef in a cozy kitchen. Finally, you can enjoy the Bao Zi, a kind of famous traditional steamed bun with filling, made by yourself along with some beers or beverages. For it’s really informative, interesting and fun, this class will be an unforgettable experience in your lifetime.
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Departure Point
Chengdu, Chengdu, Sichuan
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick up / drop off(In the second ring road of Chengdu)
  • English speaking guide
  • Market tour
  • Food ingredients
  • Beverages/beer
  • Light refreshments
  • Lunch or dinner based on your class schedule
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Christin Janke wrote a review Dec. 2019
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We had a fantastic day with Lance. We visited the local market, learned all about Chinese spices and local Food. We made Sichuan springrolls and Dumplings. After some tea and snacks we started making buns. It was harder than expected but fun to learn. We highly recommend this
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
Responded Jan. 1, 2020
Hi my friend, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Steamed buns Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact us. Have a nice day! With best wishes! Chilli Cool China
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Ashleigh Poole wrote a review Nov. 2019
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom409 contributions141 helpful votes
Lance was a fantastic host with lots of knowledge of the market foods and was happy to answer all of our questions about literally everything! He and the professional chef had lots of patience with us when we found it difficult making the steamed buns (my thumb had a mind of its
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Response from ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
Responded Nov. 9, 2019
Hi my friend, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact us. Have a nice day! With best wishes! Chilli Cool China
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Bradley Hung wrote a review Oct. 2019
Taipei, Taiwan6 contributions
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很特別的學習經驗,從無到有跟著chef把一道一道佳肴炒出來。本身無法像本地人一樣吃太辣,可以隨個人喜好調整味道,自由度很高。也特別感謝Ocean從旅店出門後,一路從市場的食材介紹,廚房的聊天。我會想推薦給大家。 Thank you guys for the unique experience. Wish you best.
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Response from ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
Responded Oct. 9, 2019
Hi Friend, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Ocean also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact us. Have a nice day! With best wishes! Chilli Cool China
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Be_Happy_Today wrote a review Sep. 2019
Seattle, Washington20 contributions5 helpful votes
We had a great time with Ocean and the master chef during our half day baozi and market tour class. It poured rain but Ocean was a gracious guide and very knowledgeable about all the market foods. The baozi instruction was thorough and patient. It’s harder than it looks! Thank
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Response from ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
Responded Sep. 15, 2019
Hi Friend, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Ocean also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact us. Have a nice day! With best wishes! Chilli Cool China
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girlgrammer wrote a review Sep. 2019
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I had a blast making dumplings and bao zi with Chilli Cook on a recent solo trip I took to China. Lance was prompt in picking me up from my accommodation in Chengdu and was friendly and helpful throughout the entire tour. At the market, I learned about different fruits,
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
Responded Sep. 12, 2019
Hi Friend, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact us. Have a nice day! With best wishes! Chilli Cool China
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Darujack
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Cheng-Do This Cooking Class!
My friend David and I decided to take this class on the recommendation of a friend, and we were not disappointed.
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Spiffytee
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Hot pot extravaganza
We did the half day Chendu Back Alley Foodie tour. Lance was our guide and he was very knowledgeable about differe
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436antoinek
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A great day in Chengdu
Really good time. My guide, Ocean, was super nice and knowledgeable. Made my short trip in Chengdu much better than
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alice6733
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BEST food I had in China
This was one of my favorite experiences during my month long tour in China. It was so fun to explore the food marke
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EmilyKluge
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Lots of fun, delicious food and friendly faces!
I had a great experience cooking at Chilli Cool. Lance is fantastic at hosting cooking classes at the Chilli Cool
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dominiques317
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An amazing afternoon exploring & cooking
My partner and I booked this tour due to the great reviews on trip advisor. We were not disappointed. Lance picked
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Michael F
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Amazing experience
The excursion to the local spice market in a small group was a great experience and cooking together was great fun.
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lucywindall
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Had a great afternoon with Lance!!
Had a really nice afternoon chatting and cooking with Lance. Really enjoyed the tour - he was very informative, and
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azitant
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A great way to end my trip in Chengdu
I had a lot of fun at my half day cooking class with Lance. His English is amazing and he was very welcoming. It wa
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ChrissyTin
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Getting to know Chengdu with Lance and ChillyCool
We had an amazing time cooking with Lance! He was our guide and explained anything we wanted to know. Best way to g
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robbieo659
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Market tour and cooking class
Lance was an amazing guide! And his English was impeccable. They maintain an amazing cooking center and lounge next
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meganmE4870VG
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Perfect half day activity
My partner and I did a half day cooking class here with translator and guide Lance. This was the perfect activity t
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Jossmurph
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Great cooking class!
We had a blast touring the spice market and cooking some really yummy foods. Lance was a great leader and would do
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Dustyscoop
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Unique experience
My two kids and I had a great time on this tour and cooking class. The spice market was really cool, we got to try
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Bmac829
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This is what TripAdviser is meant for
I just completed a two and a half week trip around China. This was certainly the most memorable part. Our guide Haz
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