A Taste of South America-Argentina 1

Discover and enjoy the taste of Argentina in this hands-on workshop. Learn easy to make dishes (traditional meal and mouth-watering desert) You will learn about the Argentinean culture -food and drinks. After cooking you will enjoy the dishes you cooked with your classmates, receive a copy of the recipes and a traditional gift from your Argentinean teacher. You will learn how to prepare some traditional specialties of the Argentinean cuisine in a professional and fun environment. This is an excellent way to feel the South American culture through the taste of its kitchen.

This hands-on cooking class has been designed for people of any culture and background, who love food and wish to explore the Argentinean dishes and flavours. After cooking, you will have dinner with your classmates and enjoy the desert with the famous Mate Tea. Learn and have fun with the codes and secrets of this popular hot beverage from Argentina. Immerse yourself in a gastronomic and cultural experience. During this workshop you will travel to Argentina with all your senses! Cook. Eat. Enjoy. Discover. And dance… Tango! This is the Argentinean way.

Course Outline:

You will learn to prepare:

  • Empanadas de carne
  • Alfajores de Maicena
  • Mate tea

Learning Outcomes:

Students will learn:

  • To make two types of empanadas
  • To make alfajores from scratch
  • The tricks of Mate tea drink
  • To enjoy the Argentinean cuisine
  • About the Argentinean culture

Safety First:

Please ensure you wear closed in shoes, long pants and ensure long hair is tied back.

About the Tutor:

'Claudia has a passion for cooking and travelling around the world. Born in Argentina from Armenian parents, she has been surrounded all her life with a variety of food that her mother and grandmother prepared. Claudia’s father had a restaurant in Argentina for 30 years and she worked in the family business since she was 7 years old. Claudia loves food and believes that one learns about other cultures through food, dishes and music, too. As a trained Ed Psychologist, Claudia believes that cooking can be easily learnt and is a wonderful activity to regain balance and grounding. While we cook, we can enter a state of joy and flow, be mindful and in the present moment, and offer our senses many wonderful and fulfilling experiences.'

$140 Limited inc GST
A Taste of South America-Argentina 1

<p>Discover and enjoy the taste of Argentina in this hands-on workshop. Learn easy to make dishes (traditional meal and mouth-watering desert) You will learn about the Argentinean culture -food and

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