What you'll do
You will get to dive deep into Singapore’s food culture as well as a hands-on experience to cook up family recipes passed down through many generations. Enjoy the fruits of your labour, which is a sumptuous 3-course local meal that you will whip up using fresh ingredients, and hear intricate stories of how your local hosts (all of them stay-at-home mums) overcome personal struggles and overwhelming odds to return to the workforce to put their talents to good use. [ Regular Menu Schedule ] Mondays - Nasi Lemak, Prawn Sambal and Curry Puffs; Tuesdays-Chicken Curry, Roti Jala and Ang Ku Kueh; Wednesdays- Hainanese Chicken Rice, Home-made Chilli & Ginger Sauce and Wonton Soup; Thursdays-Chicken Satay with home-made Peanut Sauce, Char Kway Teow and Gula Melaka Sago Pudding; Fridays- Laksa, Fried Spring Rolls, Kueh Dadar
- 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 am passionate about helping local stay-at-home mothers and active seniors in the community return to the active workforce by training them to run hands-on cooking classes with visitors to Singapore. Our group of stay-at-home mothers and active seniors are all amateur home cooks who are passionate about sharing their family recipes and personal stories of growing up in Singapore.
Complete lunch Please confirm whether you have any dietary restrictions at the time of booking so we have time to prepare at…
Coffee, tea and water
All cooking ingredients Use of aprons and chef hats
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Where you'll be
This experience will be delivered in an informal and fun atmosphere in a pre-war heritage shophouse in the heart of historical Chinatown, next to the iconic Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Chinatown Complex.
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.
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Up to 4 guests ages 7 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,…
Please let us know in advance if you have any dietary restrictions so we can make arrangements before the session. This activity is only suitable for anyone aged 7 and above.
Hands-on Cultural Cooking Class