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Moroccan Cooking Class Marrakech with Chef Khmisa

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    What to Expect
    The cooking class will take place at Chef Khmisa's place, in a traditional Moroccan house in the heart of the medina. The house is located in the medina near the central square of Jemaa el fna. At the arrival, our guests (you) will be welcomed with a traditional mint tea and we will discuss with you about the menu choice which will be composed of the most typical Moroccan dishes: Couscous, Tajine, Pastilla and other dishes as well. We will give you the choice between 3 menus composed of one starter + one main course + one desert

    First we will prepare together the shopping list and then we will go with Chef Khmisa to the Old Souk (market). A short walk through the souk to buy the fresh groceries in the middle the market stalls filled with spices and local traditions. Once back home, we will start the preparation of the dishes with Chef Khmisa and the help as well of Kawtar who will assist you in better understanding the secrets of the Moroccan cuisine. It's a private course. You can come individually or with a group. The cooking class will take place everyday and can welcome 1 to 6 persons. It starts at 10.00 am and ends at lunch time (2-3 pm).

    Stop At:

    • Rue Bab Doukkala Market, Rue Bab Doukkala, Marrakech 40000 Morocco

    Sample Menu

    • Selection of moroccan starters
    • Tajine
    • Pastilla with fruit
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Rue Bab Doukkala, Marrakesh 40000, Morocco
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Lunch
    • Local French & English-speaking Guide and Chef
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities (optional)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Mum and I stayed in Marrakesh for 10 days so we were able to take the morning off from the souks to dig deeper into cookery lesson. If you can walk to the main square and get a taxi instead of paying your hotel it’s only a short ride away. We had received a helpful what’s app
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    What a great experience to be able to learn how to prepare typical Moroccan dishes in an actual typical Moroccan house by such a wonderful local woman! Khmisa is a very warm and gentle woman, she teaches us the true Moroccan way of preparing wonderful dishes. All together, we
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    This was a true treat - to learn how to prepare maroccon food in the home of chef Khmisa was one of the highlights to Marrakech. Wonderful lady with a very nice daughter for translation and explanation. Today, back home in Swede, it´s going to be a chicken tajine for dinner
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    This was so much fun, Chef Khmisa was such a good demonstrator of local tajines. You get to keep the recipes too. Would highly recommend this to anyone. Met some lovely people in our group too.
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    Our cooking class with chef Khmisa was incredible. We started by buying all the food we needed in the market next to the chef´s house where she would tell us, with the help of her translator, what vegetables to pick or what meat to buy. We then proceed to her house, a
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