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Private South African Cape Malay Cooking Class provided by Traveling Spoon

Private South African Cape Malay Cooking Class

Private South African Cape Malay Cooking Class
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R 1 516,05
per adult (price varies by group size)
Not sure? You can cancel this booking up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
Tour snapshot
Duration:
3h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Stroller accessible
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    3h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Stroller accessible
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Enjoy a private and authentic cooking class in a local home with your host Lorette. This is a perfect experience for anyone looking to connect with local culture over food. Your cooking class will take place in a local home kitchen where Lorette will teach you 2-3 traditional South African food with a Cape Malay influenced dishes from her family recipes. After cooking, you will enjoy your meal together. • Cooking lesson in a local home • Introduction to Cape Malay and South African cuisine • 100% private activity • South African hospitality in a residential Cape Town neighborhood • Vegetarian and and halal options available
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • This is a unique opportunity to visit the home of a local and explore traditional culture and cuisine. be welcomed into Lorette and Desmond’s beautiful home, built by Lorette's dad 44 years ago. Lorette bought the home from her parents when she and Desmond married and they redesigned and renovated their home themselves. After a welcome drink, join Lorette in her spacious, modern kitchen for your South African Cape Malay cooking class. Lorette is also a keen gardener and loves using fresh herbs from her garden to cook her meals. You can expect to learn how to make 2-3 of the dishes which might include mini roti's with chicken curry (the Cape Malay roti is a delicious unleavened flatbread served with chicken curry), bobotie (a South African dish of curried minced meat baked with a savory custard served with aromatic yellow rice and roasted vegetables) and malva pudding. The cooking class portion of the experience will last between 1-2 hours before you share the meal you helped prepare over conversation with Lorette and Desmond. Lorette's mom and dad (Rachel and Kenneth) also live on the property and they might pop in to say hello from time to time.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • This is a unique opportunity to visit the home of a local and explore traditional culture and cuisine. be welcomed into Lorette and Desmond’s beautiful home, built by Lorette's dad 44 years ago. Lorette bought the home from her parents when she and Desmond married and they redesigned and renovated their home themselves. After a welcome drink, join Lorette in her spacious, modern kitchen for your South African Cape Malay cooking class. Lorette is also a keen gardener and loves using fresh herbs from her garden to cook her meals. You can expect to learn how to make 2-3 of the dishes which might include mini roti's with chicken curry (the Cape Malay roti is a delicious unleavened flatbread served with chicken curry), bobotie (a South African dish of curried minced meat baked with a savory custard served with aromatic yellow rice and roasted vegetables) and malva pudding. The cooking class portion of the experience will last between 1-2 hours before you share the meal you helped prepare over conversation with Lorette and Desmond. Lorette's mom and dad (Rachel and Kenneth) also live on the property and they might pop in to say hello from time to time.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 7626P569
Call +27 21 426 8204
Important information
Inclusions
  • Private cooking class with your host Lorette
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch or Dinner
  • Gratuities
Exclusions
  • Transportation
Duration
3h
Departure details
  • Cape Town, South Africa Please meet your host Lorette at her home in Cape Town. Exact address can be found in your ticket upon booking confirmation.
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Private cooking class with your host Lorette
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch or Dinner
  • Gratuities
Exclusions
  • Transportation
Departure details
  • Cape Town, South Africa Please meet your host Lorette at her home in Cape Town. Exact address can be found in your ticket upon booking confirmation.
Duration
3h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas

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Ja-Li-Berlin
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Cooking with Lorette is an amazing and wonderful experience. Lorette is a very good teacher and we felt very well with her. And the kap-malaii meal was fantastic and delicous.
Written 18 February 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Traveling Spoon
511lindal
511lindal
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Knowledgeable Cape Town Hosts - visit early!
Richard and Gillian are not only excellent chefs, but very knowledgeable about Cape Town. Richard can advise about
CDNChicago
CDNChicago
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Making Memories over Dinner
Jo, Richard and their daughter treated our family to a warm, intimate evening filled with great food, wonderful Sou
Storminca
Storminca
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Contemporary South African food with professional chefs
Dinner/cooking with Richard and Gillian was great! Would totally recommend for any Cape Town visit! We had delightf
Irwin W
Irwin W
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Delightful and welcoming guests
A most enjoyable evening hosted by very hospitable hosts Richard and Gillian who made the dinner not only memorable
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