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Arab Sweets and Tea Workshop

Granada, SpainPart of the Airbnb Cooking collection

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Cooking experience hosted by Nuria

2 hours
Spanish
Up to 5 people
Hosted in English, Spanish

What you'll do

I will help you open your senses to the centuries-old magic of Granada.
The Nazari kingdom of Granada founded in 1238 by the Nazari noble Mohamed-Ben-Nazar. Rich and diverse cuisine. Arab tradition enriched by the History of Granada with a long and historic pastry tradition. Ancestral recipes mixed with those of other cultures and traditions, transmitted from grandparents to parents and children.
I will show you how to get started and we will get down to work to make an Arabic sweet, dreams of the Generalife, a family recipe that has changed little, but still with its original texture, creamy mixture and intense almond flavor, nuts, Moruna raisins, cinnamon ... make each bite an authentic experience for the senses.
While they are baked, we will prepare a tea flavored tales of the Alhambra and then enjoy the tasting of sweets.
I will help you open your senses to the centuries-old magic of Granada.
The Nazari kingdom of Granada founded in 1238 by the Nazari noble Mohamed-Ben-Nazar. Rich and diverse cuisine. Arab tradition enriched by the History of Granada with a long and historic pastry tradition. Ancestral recipes mixed with those of other cultures and traditions, transmitted from grandparents to parents and children.
I will show you how to get started and w…

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What's included

  • Food
    Arabian sweets
  • Drinks
    Flavored tea
  • Equipment

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From £27
/ person
Sun, 6 Dec
16:00 - 18:00
£27 per person
£27 per person
Mon, 7 Dec
10:00 - 12:00
£27 per person
£27 per person
Tue, 8 Dec
10:00 - 12:00
£27 per person
£27 per person

Meet your host, Nuria

Host on Airbnb since 2015
  • 193 Reviews
  • Identity verified
Hola me llamo Nuria pero todos me conocen por Awita, amante de la buena cocina, fiel a mis tradiciones, leal a mi trabajo y a los amigos.
Me críe con mis abuelos entre fogones en un pequeño restaurante del Albayzin de Granada, mi abuela me llamaba Awita porque siempre tenia las manos en la masa, me dejaba amasar la harina para los dulces que preparaba a sus clientes.
De ahí mi amor por la cocina y la elaboración de los dulces.
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Where you'll be

The place where we will make the sweets workshop, is in my house very close to the Cathedral and the neighborhood of the Alcaicería, when we are having tea I will tell you cool itineraries to visit and that you can not miss !!!

Rated 4.96 out of 5 from 193 reviews.

Maddy
August 2020
Pasé un tiempo fantástico con Nuria y recomendaría el taller al 100%. Su piso es "funky" y los dulces que hicimos estaban deliciosos. Estoy aprendiendo español y me encantó charlar con una mujer local. ... I had a fantastic time with Nuria and would 100% recommend the workshop. Her flat is ‘funky’ and the sweets we made were delicious. I am learning Spanish and loved chatting with a local woman.
Pasé un tiempo fantástico con Nuria y recomendaría el taller al 100%. Su piso es "funky" y los dulces que hicimos estaban deliciosos. Estoy aprendiendo español y me encantó charlar…
Gemma
August 2020
Nuria was such a wonderful host. She was very friendly and animated, and was interested in learning about us. The sweets were delicious and the recipe was easy to follow. We got to take the sweets home and the recipe. She also sat with us and told us all about where we could visit in Granada. Truly a great Granada experience. Highly recommended!
Nuria was such a wonderful host. She was very friendly and animated, and was interested in learning about us. The sweets were delicious and the recipe was easy to follow. We got to…
Stephanie
August 2020
Nuria was wonderful!!! She pours love and enthusiasm into her cooking and teaching, and makes you feel super welcome. Come at the beginning of your stay! She gives all sorts of great insider tips to see the city. I highly recommend this experience! :)
Nuria was wonderful!!! She pours love and enthusiasm into her cooking and teaching, and makes you feel super welcome. Come at the beginning of your stay! She gives all sorts of gre…
Catherine
July 2020
An absolutely amazing experience! BOOK NOW! Nuria makes you feel welcome from the second you walk in and you won’t stop learning and smiling for the whole two hours. The desserts are DELICIOUS! Like nothing you’ll have tried or can find in stores. And healthy if you’re concerned about stuff like that. FOR COVID: Nuria was very aware. Distance was maintained and masks were mandatory! You’re washing your hands a lot so it felt incredibly safe.
An absolutely amazing experience! BOOK NOW! Nuria makes you feel welcome from the second you walk in and you won’t stop learning and smiling for the whole two hours. The desserts a…
Chelsea
February 2020
Baking with Nuria was a lot of fun and a lovely way to feel local and connected. The sweets were a great baking project and unlike anything I've made before. Nuria also provided a copy of the recipe to take home! If you can, do this activity towards the start of your visit--Nuria can give good restaurant recommendations and things to do. I do not speak Spanish, but with Nuria speaking clearly and somewhat slowly, I could totally follow along in Spanish.
Baking with Nuria was a lot of fun and a lovely way to feel local and connected. The sweets were a great baking project and unlike anything I've made before. Nuria also provided a…
Elisa
February 2020
È stata un’esperienza fantastica. Nuria è una ragazza davvero carina che con professionalità e allegria riesce a coinvolgerti e a farti scoprire i sapori tradizionali e secolari della sua famiglia. Dolcetti arabi davvero squisiti!

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Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like your needs to be accommodated.
Gluten-free
Tree nut allergy

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

Up to 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.