Regarded as one of the world’s great cuisines, Chinese food is much loved the world over. In this fun and very much hands-on cooking class try your hand at making Chinese dumplings and some classic Chinese dishes in a restored Hutong courtyard.
What to Expect
You will be picked up from your hotel by your English-speaking guide and then drive to the local market to buy vegetables for your cooking class. Some of the fruit and vegetables you may never have seen before.
Dumplings are a traditional Chinese food that is loved by everyone in China. It is the main food that people will have on Chinese New Year’s Eve to wish for prosperity in the coming Year. Nowadays people can buy dumplings in the market, but home made dumplings always taste more delicous.
Escorted by your guide to a 100 year old traditional courtyard, you will learn how to cook dumplings and two other Chinese dishes loved by the locals with the help of the resident chef.
After the cooking lesson you will no doubt be hungry and it will be an appropriate time for having lunch. You will then be able to taste what you have made. It will be a memorable experience.
Transfer back to your hotel after a wonderful day learning the secrets of Chinese cooking.
- Transfer to and from hotel with guide
- English-speaking guide at all times
- Meal as per the itinerary