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Don’t miss it while in Istanbul! Aysin is a wonderful host, you will feel at home and the food we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Wonderful and educational activity

My boyfriend and I had an awesome time doing this cooking class. We did it on our final evening in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Yunus Bey Sokak No:32/A Pangalti, Istanbul 34375, Turkey
+90 535 574 50 10
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t miss it while in Istanbul! Aysin is a wonderful host, you will feel at home and the food we cooked was very good.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I had an awesome time doing this cooking class. We did it on our final evening in Istanbul, but we would highly advise doing it at the start of your trip as we learnt so much about Istanbul and the food and...More

Thank Justine T
Reviewed August 11, 2018

This class is a great intro into cooking Turkish food. Aysin is very knowledgeable, super friendly and a great cooking instructor. We especially liked the mini walking tour around her neighborhood before the cooking portion. We arrived early and walked around the neighborhood ourselves, but...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Aysin is en excellent cook and instructor, and the team-up with her sister works beautifully. They are very easygoing and sociable but also focused on the task at hand. Their apartment is great and makes you feel right at home as well as the Turkish...More

Thank drlettner
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

I attended many cooking classes around the world and a few ones in Istanbul. I signed up for Cookistan based on the great reviews but I can not share or agree on the enthusiasm. Yes, there was a tour through the quarter and stories about...More

Thank Aqua_Risima
Reviewed June 25, 2018

If you are looking to learn some Turkish cooking, look no further! Aysin simplifies complex dishes making it idiot proof! I couldn't believe that I actually made something so tasty! The set up is friendly and fun, you will meet new people and before you...More

Thank 888jaz
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We did this cooking class with Aysin and her team and it was truly a memorable experience. We learnt a lot about Turkish culture, cooked delicious meals and also learnt practical skills in the kitchen. Aysin and her team were very friendly and lovely, even...More

Thank RoykaR2
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We travel around the world and try and do a cooking class in most countries. THIS HAS GOT TO BE UP THERE AS THE BEST. Aycin and Alp....great teachers and great people. WHEN A COURSE IS RUN WITH PASSION AND NOT JUST AS A BUSINESS......YOU...More

Thank trevorviegas
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Beginning with an enriching short walking tour through the streets of Istanbul. Entering shops, factories and kitchens, tasting and learning about the Othman cuisine. Then a warm hospitality and a Turkish breakfast at a beautifully decorated modern apartment, where the cooking class takes place. Unlike...More

1  Thank davids23854
Reviewed May 11, 2018

My friend and I absolutely enjoyed our evening and would recommend this class to anyone who likes to cook. Aysin and her assistant were both so friendly and chatting with them felt like being with friends. Most importantly, the food was amazing! Make sure to...More

Thank Katherine T
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June 22, 2018|
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Response from trevorviegas | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can talk to the chefs and tell them what you want to learn. Aysin is awesome and very helpful.
April 28, 2018|
Response from Alan G | Reviewed this property |
No, just a recipe book. It is not intended to be a training class, just for fun and to learn some Turkish cooking.
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October 14, 2016|
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