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Casa Crespo Cooking Class

Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 688 1799
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Oaxaca Cooking Class
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Cooking classes are held at CASA CRESPO Restaurant. Casa Crespo is a cooking school devoted exclusively to the cuisine of Oaxaca. What better way to learn more about this region´s culture than by savoring Oaxacan cuisine?
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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+52 951 688 1799
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oscar gave us a wonderful and memorable introduction to the Oaxaca's culture through the colors and flavors of its complex and varied cuisine. The market visit alone was a great learning experience. It was a pleasure to then eat our lesson - a six-course meal...More

Thank Daniel B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cooking with Oscar was a great experience during our honeymoon in March. We started by planning our menu, then a short and scenic walk to the market, followed by cooking! Our group was small (7 people including us) and everyone had a chance to chop,...More

Thank Remy C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the market for some shopping and made a lot of excellent dishes. Lessons and explanations were good. Dishes came out great. We were able to recreate some of them later on based on the recipes and these lessons. Home made mole negro! Thanks...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

In Oscar’s art-filled, efficient kitchen, we chose several dishes that we wanted to learn how to make. And over the course of three hours, we toured a market and learned about the fresh ingredients we would use, then went to his kitchen and chopped, charred,...More

Thank Pat T
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Taking Oscar's cooking class was my favourite day in Oaxaca. We started with a conversation about what we wanted our menu to be (we ended up adding some extra dishes until we made around 10 items) before heading to the local market. Oscar explained the...More

Thank Rebecca_E_C
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

We booked a cooking class last minute for my husband and I, and Oscar was so kind to accommodate us! First we got to choose the meal we wanted to make, and then Oscar took us around the market to shop. He then taught us...More

Thank Jazmyne C
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

We took a class at Casa Crespo and worked with Oscar as well as his incredible assistants. When we arrived Oscar asked us "what do you want to cook?!" We mentioned a few things we had hoped to learn and then he recommended a few...More

Thank Steve P
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

I took two different cooking classes while in Oaxaca and each had its own distinctive flavor. Oscar’s class is done at his restaurant Casa Crespo which is on a small park on the northern side of the historic zone. This is the fancier side of...More

Thank Zzardvark
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

We had such a fun time in this class! My sister, cousin and I were joined by one other individual. We got to choose a menu, then Oscar took us on a market tour to get the ingredients. We learned a lot about different ingredients...More

Thank brooke b
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Oskar is a dedicated chef who enjoys very much interaction with the people participating in the course. Oskar covers all food tastes for a group booking and it was fun to go to the market with him and choose the ingredients. A late lunch was...More

Thank Lyn G
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