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ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Make Mexican Street Tacos with a Pro Chef

Ciudad de México, MexicoPart of Airbnb Online Experiences

Online experience hosted by Graciela

90 minsHosted in English and Spanish
Join online
Meet your host live on Zoom.
Up to 15 people
Private groups available for up to 500.
Mexican cuisine

What you'll do

Our online experience offers a unique opportunity to submerge yourself in the authentic Mexican street food culture with a step-by-step taco cooking class!

Learn to cook a true Mexican street taco from scratch and all its parts. In the first half-hour, we will have a small meet and greet and our Mexican taco recipe overview. In the next hour, we will guide you in preparing a traditional red salsa, taco filling, and flour tortillas. Our experience includes practical recipes that you can easily follow at home and cook for your beloved ones. Vegan options are available.

With more than 15,000 guests and +2500 reviews 5-stars; this is ideal for special celebrations, groups, and for anyone who enjoys Mexican food.

We invite you to try our new experiences:
1 Make Mexican Fiesta Essentials
3 Advanced Taco Tuesday featuring an itinerant taco menu. https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/1781248
4 Cook Traditional Mexican Classics
5 Prepare delicious Churros

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Our online experience offers a unique opportunity to submerge yourself in the authentic Mexican street food culture with a step-by-step taco cooking class!

Learn to cook a true Mexican street taco from scratch and all its parts. In the first half-hour, we will have a small meet and greet and our Mexican taco recipe overview. In the next hour, we will guide you in preparing a traditional red salsa, taco filling, and flour tortillas. Our…

How to participate

  • Join a video call
    Use Zoom to participate on your desktop or mobile device. After you book, you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
  • Book for a private group
    Graciela can host private groups of any size, up to 500 guests. Private group rates start at £154.

What to bring

  • Computer, tablet or smartphone with a stable internet connection. Video and sound on. Enough battery to complete the class, external speaker desirable.
  • If you’re not cooking this time, bring your favorite drink and snack to enjoy while you join the class.
  • If you'd like to cook with us, these are the ingredients and utensils you'll need. Yields: 8 tacos approx. size 6” width. Don't worry if you don't have everything—let us know and we'll work around it. You only need to pre chop 5 ingredients.
    If you'd like to cook with us, these are the ingredients and utensils you'll need. Yields: 8 tacos approx. size 6” width. Don't worry if you…
  • Taco ingredients: 1 pound beef, thin and small slices or ground /minced [Alternatives: mushrooms, plant-based options]; 2 slices raw bacon (optional); vegetable oil; onion; bell pepper
  • Tortilla ingredients: 1 cup all-purpose flour; 1 + 1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil [Alternatives: pork lard or butter]; 1/3 cup hot water; 1 teaspoon of salt, extra flour to dust your counter

Continue this series

This experience is 1 of 4 in the series Make an Authentic Mexican Fiesta from Start to Finish

Meet your host, Graciela

Host on Airbnb since 2016
  • 2694 Reviews
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Hola, I am Graciela!
I was born and raised in Mexico City. In addition to hosting a TV cooking show, I am a Mexican Chef Ambassador for different worldwide projects. With my Family and Friends (Lorena, Krystel, Gaby and Pame) we are Aura Cocina Mexicana, a family-inspired cooking studio that creates traditional Mexican cooking experiences.

Our online cooking workshops are among the top virtual experiences in the world with more than +2500 5-stars reviews. We have been featured in The Washington Post, UK Huffington Post, NBC News, Forbes and are considered by Day Tripper as one of the Top “10 things to do while in Mexico City"

Ideal for unforgettable out-of-the-box celebrations and corporate team off-sites, you can tailor your own experience.

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Find more in: @auramexcooking
Hola, I am Graciela!
I was born and raised in Mexico City. In addition to hosting a TV cooking show, I am a Mexican Chef Ambassador for different worldwide projects. With my Family and Friends (Lorena, Krystel, Gaby and Pame) we are Aura Cocina Mexicana, a family-inspired cooking studio that creates traditional Mexican cooking experiences.

Our online cooking workshops are among the top virtual experiences in the world with more than +2500 5-stars reviews. We have been featured…
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Sun, 11 Apr
£16 per person
07:30 - 09:00 (EDT)
Join 3 other guests
£16 per person
Sun, 11 Apr
£16 per person
11:00 - 12:30 (EDT)
This time is popular
£16 per person
Sun, 11 Apr
£16 per person
14:00 - 15:30 (EDT)
£16 per person
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Rated 4.98 out of 5 from 2694 reviews.

Riva
April 2021
What a fun experience this way! Our host personalized the entire experience and made it so entertaining!! I would definitely do another class with her if she teaches something else as well. The tacos were amazing!! So delicious!!
Maddie
April 2021
Awesome experience! Such a great time, and the host was very personable, entertaining, and kept the group engaged the entire time. The tacos were also delicious!! And surprising easy to make. Great to have someone walk you through it. Amazing birthday touches also. Thank you so much for such a great time!! We loved it.
Awesome experience! Such a great time, and the host was very personable, entertaining, and kept the group engaged the entire time. The tacos were also delicious!! And surprising ea…
Brenda
April 2021
We had a lots of fine with Gabi and we made much better tacos than the ones you can find in the shop even as complete beginners. Also learnt interesting facts about tacos :) would highly recommend it. muchas gracias Gabi!
Gregg
April 2021
So much and we loved cooking along with our kids too. It opened our eyes to making our own tacos and how simple flavours (can we talk about the salsa, please?!) can be so delicious. Would highly recommend and I look forward to doing the more advanced one soon!
So much and we loved cooking along with our kids too. It opened our eyes to making our own tacos and how simple flavours (can we talk about the salsa, please?!) can be so delicious…
Anne-Laure
April 2021
Lovely experience, it definitely went beyond my expectations. Gaby was wonderful and the tacos were delicious! thank you so much for making it so special.
Elisa
April 2021
Had a great time and the recipe was simple but really flavourful. Will definitely make tacos more often now. Thanks for a great experience!

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  • Sun, 11 Apr
    07:30 - 09:00 (EDT)
    Join 3 other guests
    £16 per person
  • Sun, 11 Apr
    11:00 - 12:30 (EDT)
    This time is popular
    £16 per person
  • Sun, 11 Apr
    14:00 - 15:30 (EDT)
    £16 per person
  • Sun, 11 Apr
    14:30 - 16:00 (EDT)
    Join 3 other guests
    £16 per person
  • Sun, 11 Apr
    17:00 - 18:30 (EDT)
    £16 per person
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    17:30 - 19:00 (EDT)
    Join 3 other guests
    £16 per person
  • Sun, 11 Apr
    20:00 - 21:30 (EDT)
    £16 per person
  • Mon, 12 Apr
    11:00 - 12:30 (EDT)
    £16 per person

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.