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Krakow: 3.5-Hour Home Cooking Experience

Product ID: 47531
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Learn to cook a home-cooked meal in the home of a local cook in Krakow city center, and get insider tips on some typical Polish dishes. Go to a local market to barter buy for fresh ingredients. Then, prepare a meal with hands-on help from your guide.
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Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
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  • Learn to make authentic Polish dumplings
  • Shop for fresh vegetables and produce at a buzzing market
  • Try out your Polish language skills and haggle with the market sellers
  • Experience an authentic Polish family meal time, and hear about their traditions
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Learn to cook a home-cooked Polish meal at a 4-hour cooking class in the Krakow home of a local chef. Make pierogis (Polish dumplings) like a pro and shop at a local market for fresh ingredients, and more.

Meet your guide just outside Krakow city center, and follow them to a local market to experience its hustle and bustle in the morning. Get insider info on the fresh vegetables and produce for sale. Your guide will even teach you some Polish to make bartering at the market a breeze.

Then, go to the home of a Krakow family, where you can put all that delicious produce to use. Get some cooking lessons from Krakow host. Learn how to make pierogi (filled dumplings typical to Poland).

As you cook, listen to traditional Polish classical, folk, or rock music to set the scene. Then, enjoy the fruits of your labor at a meal with a Polish family. Ask any questions you have about Polish culture. Your hosts will be happy to teach you about their country.

Eat, drink, and be merry, Krakow-style!
  • English-speaking guide and cook
  • All cooking ingredients and utensils
  • A full meal including pierogi and a selection of local snacks
  • Local beer, water, tea/coffee
What’s Not Included
  • Additional drinks
  • Tips and gratuities for your guide

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Meeting point

Meet at 10:00 at 1 Dluga Street - ul. Dluga 1 (at the corner of Dluga and Basztowa), by the entrance to the “Pod Globusem” bookshop

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• This is a child-friendly activity. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 are permitted. Children younger than 6 are permitted at no extra cost, but please inform your guide in advance

From US$ 78.51 per person

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Product ID: 47531