Puerto Vallarta: Cooking Class and Market Tour

Puerto Vallarta: Cooking Class and Market Tour

From US$ 90 per person

Delve into the culinary tradition of Puerto Vallarta through the eyes of a local chef. Explore local produce markets, picking the freshest ingredients the region has to offer. Savor iconic dishes like ceviche, al pastor tacos, and mole — all from scratch.

About this activity

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Duration 5 hours
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Instructor
English, Spanish
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Dive into Mexico's history and culture by way of a home-cooked meal
  • Learn about unique ingredients, and how to use them in your own cooking
  • Cook in your chef's home for an authentic "Mi Casa Es Tu Casa" experience
  • Bring home the flavors and memories of your cooking class, with all recipes emailed to you, in English
Full description
Start your culinary adventure through the flavors of Puerto Vallarta by meeting your guide for the day, an experienced local chef, at a produce market. Ambling through the market, you’ll learn about the ingredients that make Puerto Vallarta’s cuisine a must-try, and pick up stories of life in the bustling harbor town. With some fresh produce in hand, you’ll head to the chef’s house — where preparations for the lunchtime feast will begin. The cooking class is split between demonstrations and interactive portions, so you’ll be able to pick up some skills to bring the flavors of Jalisco home with you. All dishes are prepared just as traditional Mexican cooks would prepare food for their families — from scratch, with fresh ingredients, and with an eye towards Mexico’s rich culinary history. As you dine on the fruits of your labor, you'll be treated to a tequila and mezcal tasting, rounding out a genuine taste of a vibrant food scene. The chef selects a different menu for each class based on what’s fresh at the market, and the preferences of those in the class, so you can rest assured that you’ll be cooking up something both authentic and catered to your tastes.
Includes
  • Transportation from the meeting point to the markets and to the kitchen
  • All ingredients
  • Cooking class by an expert chef
  • Fruit juices, purified water
  • Recipes in English via email
  • 3-course meal
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

The Chef will meet you at the corner of Fruteria Montero, in Mercado Palmar de Aramara.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • Cooking class takes place rain or shine
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June 2, 2021

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