What you'll do
Learn insider secrets of catalan cooking with this hands-on class in the old part of Girona. Join your expert chef and guide at the market to get tips on selecting ingredients. Visit a bakery, produce shop, butcher, cheese shop and fish monger. Create a menu with the chef, followed by eating the meal you’ve made with wine. What You Can Expect ? Fun and convival learning experience Your catalan culinary experience starts by meeting your chef-guide at Local Market, where you’ll take a 1hour tour of a local market. Like a fine-dining restaurant, you will create the menu, learning how to select top-quality product from the market and meeting local merchants. Then head back to the cooking school a few minutes away, where aprons, cutting boards, and chef’s knives are provided, to begin your hands-on lesson from starter to main course to cheese platter to dessert. At the end of the 1.5- to 2-hour lesson, sit down around the cozy dining table and enjoy your meal together, including local wine. Spend the next hour and a half taking your time to relax, discuss the recipes and savor the exquisite food. BREAD WITH TOMATO – Olive oil tasting – ANCHOVIES FROM L’ESCALA – We are going TORTILLA DE PATATAS – The real one – CHICKEN AND LANGOUSTINES – We are going to discover some secrets of the Catalan cuisine with this recipe – CHEESES OR COLD MEAT FROM GIRONA CATALAN CREAM – The most Typical
- 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.
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Irene Y Mariona
We are passionate about gastronomy and our territory. Mariona holds a Diploma in Tourism with a specialization in the European Master of Tourism Management and I, Irene holds a Degree in Publicity and Public Relations with a postgraduate degree in Digital Marketing. We decided to focus all this knowledge on creating our own project where to focus our passion for gastronomy. Currently we have been creating and carrying out gastronomic experiences for 5 years and we have been training with a Nutrition and Dietetic Title and WSET (Wine and Spirit Education Trust)
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Where you'll be
Our place is in the heart of the old town, very close to the Cathedral of Girona. We have a ceiling of 4 m high and stone walls that make the gastronomic studio in a magical place, with history and cozy. Then we will go walking to the León market to buy fresh and seasonal products for our recipes and try some products. It is only 10 minutes walk from our place
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 10 guests ages 4 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. 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…
This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
Girona Cooking Class