What you'll do
Located in the Andes mountains, Cusco gets history, tradition and a huge variety of ingredients together. Such as roots, fruits, grains, cereals and pseudo cereals, which are the main source of feeding of many communities. Endemic products that give an important value to our culture. Now, you can discover all of these andean flavors guided by one of our chefs. Starting with a market tour in San Pedro, the oldest one in town. Inside we will see butchery, the juice ladies, sorcery area, fruits and veggies from all over the country, healing herbs, and the food court Finishing the experience with a cooperative cooking lesson, making a 4 course tasting menu in our workshop, starting with a welcome drink and local bread. The plates we will make may change accoding season and allergies or intolerances.
- Passionate cooks
Learn traditional recipes and hear personal stories from local hosts.
- Intimate settings
Share a meal in unique spaces, from private farms to secret rooftops.
- Vetted by Airbnb
Every experience is reviewed for authentic culinary traditions.
I was born and raised in Cusco, I am graduated from Le Cordon Bleu in culinary arts (Lima-Peru) and I own a master degree in culinary and creativity (San Sebastian- Spain), I have more than 6 years of experience working in kitchens in Peru, Usa, Spain and Panama. Now I decided to return to my homeland to put in practice all the knowlegde and to show the diversity of food we have here in the andes to the people visiting Cusco.
welcome drink and local bread starter (head cheese/ potatoes "huatia"/ papa a la huancaina..) main course (aji de gallina/…
Where you'll be
We will start in the Central market ,San Pedro, for a guided tour. Then we will go to cook in a covered roof top kitchen with an amazing view of the south of the city with the snow mountain "Ausangate"
Things to keep in mind
If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like an accommodation.
Tree nut allergy
Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.
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Up to 6 guests ages 10 and up can attend. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also consider that consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry,…
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It´s important to comunicate if any passeger is intolerant or have any allergies
Market Tour and Cooking lessons