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Cooking Ceviche and Causa with a Professional Chef

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    What to Expect
    The meeting point is at the door of the municipality of Miraflores at 10:15 am, then we will take a taxi or a local trasportation to go to surco. The chef will explain step by step how to prepare every dish, in this case ceviche and causa. Later we will help you to return to the meeting point by a cab. First we will prepare ceviche wich is our flag dish and finally our causa made of mashed potatoes, vegetables and atun or chicken. The cooking course takes place in a relaxed and warm atmosphere in Lima. A must-do for Foodies! This cooking class include all the ingredients. It include pick up from kennedy park.

    Main course: Cebiche (Marinade Sea food in lemon juice)

    Entrance: Causa rellena (like mashed potatoes)
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Av Jose Larco 400, Miraflores 15074, Peru
    Departure Time
    10:15 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Lunch
    • Food tasting
    • All the ingredients
    • Pick up From Kennedy Park
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
    • Drop-off in Kennedy Park
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • A minimum of 2 people is required per reservation
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    By: Cooking Class in Lima
    30 Reviews
    Miraflores food tour
    We had a great time exploring the great food in Lima with Luis. He showed us around Miraflores and all the small Restaurants we definitely wouldn't have found on our own. You get a lot of local food/drinks with a lot of historical background. He even organized some vegetarian options as one of us is vegetarian - didn't expect this as we booked the Tour and were really pleased. We definetly recommend going for a walk with Luis! :)
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    Matt R
    Very good
    The tour was great. Luis the guide was a very friendly guy and the food was fantastic. I highly recommend for anyone who likes a bit of history with their food.
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    Great experience
    We did this tour this morning and it was brilliant. Our guide was lovely and he showed us around local markets, we tasted lovely local produce and ended up in a chocolate shop where we drank chocolate piscos. Great morning was had.
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    Portland, Oregon
    Good Food, Average Experience
    I enjoyed the variety of foods we got to experience on this food tour, especially the fruits in the market and getting to experience hole-in-the-wall restaurants' specialties that I wouldn't have found myself. Luis was very friendly and clearly knowledgeable when it came to guiding us around to unique spots. I found the tour itself to be quite dry with a lot of dry historical information and repetition, and it was difficult to understand him sometimes. In addition, the guide asked each of us group members a lot of questions, almost classroom style where you get called on when you're not paying attention. It was a little too much for me and I found myself just wanting to enjoy my group and the food. Overall, we did get to try a lot of different foods in different locations, but the experience left me feeling a bit drained.
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    Zurich, Switzerland
    Great Food tour around Miraflores!
    I enjoyed the Miraflores Food Tour a lot. Although the day I went, I was the only one taking it - Luis was very well prepared and explained a lot about te local Food and History of Peru. Can highly recommend the tour- as you learn a lot, eat a variety of different food and won’t leave hungry!
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    Best food tour in Lima - Luis is the man!
    This was a fantastic tour. Amazing food (lots of it!), and Luis was an excellent guide. He shared a ton of interesting knowledge and he was really great to be around. Thank you Luis!
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    Sacramento, California
    Best Walking Food Tour in Miraflores Area
    You have to come hungry!!! You will see, learn & sample some of the best food that Peru has to offer. This is must take Tour to fully appreciate Peruvian food. You won’t regret it...
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    Excellent food tour
    We were struggling for things to do on our last day in Lima and found this tour. It was a great end to our trip. The food market and ceviche were excellent. Luis was very informative and gave us lots of information about the history of Lima and the food we were trying. Definitely recommend this tour.
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    Mark C
    Well worth it!! Unforgettable!
    This was an amazing experience!! We met in Miraflores and Louis took the time to explain some history to us which was appreciated. Then he took us into his family home to give us a true local experience!! Let me tell you, learning to cook a local dish from a professional chef is priceless! We love being one of the locals when we travel and this was perfect! We made Pisco sours, ceviche and causa! All three were delicious. They even shared their homemade pineapple juice! We greatly appreciate this family welcoming us into their home, teaching us their culture and most importantly the cuisine!! This is highly recommended experience!!
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    fibi t
    Fantastic food tour and guide
    I highly recommend this food tour with Luis. His English is great, he is friendly, funny and very well informed. There were many food stops where we had an interesting story in every one. My ceviche was perfect, very juicy, fresh and yummy. We learned about some monuments too.
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    New York City, New York
    Great tour
    The guide was punctual and knows the area very well. The tour of the Market was great which included tasting fresh fruits from the country. Highly recommended!
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    Avril B
    Hands on, traditional, fun!
    What a cooking class is all about! Real food, real people, real cooking. What i enjoyed most was how active we were, we didn't just sit back and do the bare minimum, everything we ate we prepared ourselves with the trusting direction of a professional Peruvian chef in his own home. The experience was personal and fun and a great day for two girls from Europe. The Pisco was strong and the dishes were generous, such good value for money! Wishing these two great success going forward!
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    Philip B
    Great day with a lot of Food!
    Our tour guide called Luis was very knowledgeable, we were visiting numerous restaurants, venues and a great market to taste an incredible variety of food, we learnt many stories about preparations, ingredients and history of Peru. It was an excellent way to learn about culinary history.
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    Delicious and informative
    I was expecting to walk around, try some good food, and go home full and happy. I did all that AND learned quite a bit about the history of the food. The fun facts paired with the food made eating all the more interesting. I highly recommend this food tour if you’re in Miraflores or the two other neighborhoods in Lima that the tours are offered. My favorite thing that I tried was his purple corn drink called chicha morada. If I could I would have drank a gallon of it.
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    San Francisco Bay Area
    Private Tour from a Friendly Tour Guide
    This tour exceeded our expectations. Throughout the tour, our guide stopped and provided us some background about the history of Peru, as well as the history of the food and the ingredients of which it is made. Come hungry, you will eat plenty of food on this tour: including fruits, smoothies, small dishes, and desserts. Definitely recommend for those who have time and are staying in Miraflores.
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