What you'll do
Learn about the real flavors of this beautiful country and all the story of their products, dishes and the people that used to cook them. Each family has their own receipts, so every dish we will cook, will relate to a personal story Fish and fresh vegetables are an absolute essential element of the Porto natives city's life. To source the best ingredients, we will pay a visit to the Matosinhos market, a lovely town, known for its sardine fishing and the canning industry. The Municipal Market of Matosinhos, is an essential reference for the population of Porto.Open since the first half of the 20th century, it manages to combine the tradition of the old markets, where you fill your eyes with the variety of delicacies and fresh products exposed in small stalls, and stunning architectural beauty. I will tell you all about the tips & tricks in finding the best and freshest ingredients for the Portuguese Cuisine. Don't worry, we will make sure to bring you to the market and back to Porto. We will enjoy a lovely ride in our Land Rover Defender, passing by the stunning coastline, where the noise and the smell of the sea precede the calmness of the river waters, awakening all the senses necessary to enhance the Culinary experience which will follow. Arriving in our cooking resident, our cozy kitchen facilities are ready for us to prepare and enjoy a delicious meal!
- 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.
Devoting almost 20 years to banking and insurance industry, I decided to change my life and devote myself to what really gives me pleasure after all these years. My passion for traditional Portuguese cuisine and in welcoming friends has led me to dedicate the past amazing years to acquiring knowledge and studying gastronomy. It is as a Chef at Cook in Ribeira that I am delighted to welcome everyone who wants to participate in an hands-on Portuguese cooking class and want to learn more about our life costumes, the real taste of Porto!
The Chef instructor will teach you how to prepare the menu, sharing tricks and tips. Seated around our large table, enjoy…
Wines from the demarcated regions of Portugal will delight your senses.
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Where you'll be
In a privileged space inserted in the block of Ribeira and Palácio da Bolsa, Cook in Ribeira is a place for discovering and learning about Portuguese gastronomy. We are on the first floor of number 16 in a historic building. On the ground floor there is the Ryans irish pub. Our bell is the one on the lower right corner.
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.
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 8 guests of all ages 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,…
Portuguese Traditional Gastronomy is not vegetarian friendly. In this case we can provide a different dish. Share with us any food restriction In avance and we are happy to be flexible.
From Market to Kitchen, taste Porto