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Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes: Tours & Tickets

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Immerse your senses in the best cooking class and culinary experience in Cusco. Our chefs will transport you to a unique atmosphere of Peruvian cuisine where a mix of cultures is reflected and where you can embark on a journey filled with native...more
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Calle Palacio 135, Cusco 08002, Peru
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I took a private cooking class after earning our appetites on the Inca Trail. The chef was extremely knowledgeable about the history of culinary influences which only increased our appreciation of the Peruvian cuisine. The combination of available resources to Peruvians in...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have learned a lot, not only brings you closer to Peruvian cuisine but also to the history of Peru and why today it is one of the best cuisines in Peru. Without doubt one of the activities not to be missed in Cusco.

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Cook? love to eat? want to learn more about Peruvian culture? Take this class and request Chef Alejandro Castillo. Chef Castillo has a passion for both food and history and he provides a rich context for the food you will smell, touch, taste, and prepare....More

Date of experience: November 2019
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GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review! So glad to read you enjoyed the class with Alejandro! I hope you had a good trip through Peru.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

“WOW.” Is really all you’ll be able to say after this amazing cooking class. From start to finish, the experience checked all the boxes of what you’d hope for if you’re spending $90 USD. We arrived for our group cooking class and were greeted by...More

Thank bslug34
GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are so happy to see this cooking class was in your top 3 of favorite experiences during your visit to Peru. It was a pleasure to have you at our class. Thanks for your review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend. Learn to make and eat ceviche the right way! We really enjoyed this cooking class. Our instructor was very knowledgeable and gave us some good insight into the history and influences of Peruvian food. We really enjoyed doing this class early in our...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Shecarvet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the group cooking class. Alejandro was our teacher. We were there for four hours and every minute was spectacular!!!!! He was fantastic, the facilities were top-notch, we learned so much and had a total blast doing it. The food and drinks were DELICIOUS....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank SRDSSS
GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Glad to hear you loved every minute! We were happy to have you in our class. Thanks for your review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cusco is really a foodie paradise and Peruvian cuisine is so varied and delicious. The Marcelo Batata cooking class is a wonderful way to spend a few hours learning about the history and variety of Peruvian produce and cooking and then preparing some of Peru's...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank CityTraveller45
GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I hope you can still enjoy the Peruvian cuisine and make some of the recipes back home! Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only did we learn to make delicious food like ceviche and lomo saltado, but we also learned a lot about the different ingredients in Peru and what they're used for... and the difference between freeze-dried potatoes and sun-dried potatoes. It was sun a great...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Theresa G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Located in central Cusco in San Blas, came across as highly recommended. Small group with Alejandro as our culinary maestro, we learned a lot not only on the recipes for food made but as well as local produce and what makes Peruvian food unique. Very...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank DianPra
GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Nice to hear you learned a lot about Peru and the food! We were happy to have you at our cooking class. Thanks for your review!

Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

I really enjoyed my class with Alejandro. He had a rich knowledge of Peru’s culinary history. He was able to adapt the menu to all of my dietary restrictions, and everything tasted delicious! I can’t wait to try these new dishes at home! Thanks Alejandro!...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Kari M
GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you! Glad to hear all the food was delicious and you enjoyed your class with Alejandro. I hope you tried the new dishes at home!

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Response from stephaniegU4446CH | Reviewed this property |
i emailed chef directly and was provided the reservation form via email! also booked when i was already there! just stopped by the restaurant to pay and finalize reservation!
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