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Mérida Cooking Class and Market Tour

Mérida Cooking Class and Market Tour

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English and Spanish

About your host

Rita (Yucateca) met Jan (Dutch) more than a decade ago and together the started a B&B. The B&B grew up and became a rewarded Hotel Boutique. A gourmet restaurant was added only for clients of the hotel and a group of young talented cooks were hired. David and Jacob are the main performers of the stage of this cooking class and grew up with the Yucatecan cuisine. Together with Metzin (the hostess)…

What we’ll do

This is the perfect cooking class for those who want to go to a small but special market (where many of Mérida top restaurant chefs shop), learn about local ingredients, and pick out the ripest, most flavorful and most rare.. Ever heard of Zapote, Mamey, Achiote? We will explain all about them and let you taste so much more.. Then back to the beautiful colonial style hotel for hands on chopping,…

What else you should know

The Yucatecan cooking class and market tour easily adapt to vegetarian and vegan or non gluten dietary preferences.

What I’ll provide

Yucatecan lunch The result of the cooking class will be a 3 course lunch, with entrance, main dish and dessert. Drinks will be provided.
Yucatecan drinks Yucatan drinks like Hibiscus flower iced tea, Limon with Chaya, or standard refreshments. We include beer or Xtabentun.
All equipment to cook Instructions from professional Chefs prevent you get hurt. The kitchen can be a dangerous place.

What to bring

Comfortable cloth and shoes
Little amount of cash in case you would like to buy this special herbs in the market
Good mood and empty stomach ;-) as there will be plenty of food

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Where you'll be

During the visit to the market the chef will be your cultural and foody guide and will explain the tropical products you find here. Have some fun and chat with the vendors, try some of their products. The cooking will take place in the kitchen of the hotel restaurant. The lunch will be served in one of the most nice courtyards of Mérida which normally is only available for guests.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sun, 18th Aug    From 09:30 to 13:30.
£49 per person
4 of 6 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.


This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

The Yucatecan cooking class and market tour easily adapt to vegetarian and vegan or non gluten dietary preferences.
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Mérida Cooking Class and Market Tour
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From £49/person
107 reviews
From £49/person