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Book class: Please go to our schedule page, you can see our curriculum arrangement and please choose which class you would like to join. 8:45 am - 9:15am: Condiments class 9:15 am - 10:30 pm Market tour 10:30 am - 1:30pm Cooking class: A trip to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
A unit No. 35 Dengcao Hutong, Beijing, China
+86 10 8401 4788
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

I did the 10-day cooking class and it was by far the best class I've taken. I've taken several cooking classes but this one really helped improve my Chinese cooking knowledge and skills. The Hutong is nice and Chef Chao is entertaining and a very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GeorgeT2273
Reviewed 1 October 2018

I am an American living in China so when my adult daughter and friend visited me recently we decided to do something different than the typical tourist attraction. This was hands down one of the best experiences here. We are avid cooks so I thoroughly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Diana M
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I haven't been to a class yet, nut we have enjoyed the Chef's table here for date night. He prepared 8 courses for us at a very reasonable price. It was nothing short of amazing and I can't wait to come back to take a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amber N
Reviewed 13 August 2018

What a fun day we spend at the Beijing Cooking School! Chao was a wonderful teacher and made the activities fun and informative. The class is small and intimate which was perfect! We made four dishes and the market tour was a highlight. Such an...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FamilyFunx3
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Myself and my 2 teenage boys did 2 back to back classes in one day. Nestled in a historic 200 yr old hutong, the classes were excellent. Learned pork, dan dan noodle, chicken salad and homemade chili oil in morning and pulled noodles in afternoon....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BostonBostonGirl
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I both take and teach cooking classes. This one was fun and interesting, even for someone like me, who is fairly experienced with Asian cuisine. The format is both hands-on cooking and chef demonstrations. The actual cooking class lasts about 4 hours, and if you...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank travelviapurple
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife love to cook, so we are suspicious about cooking class! We had a great experience with Chao (chef). We went to the market, he talked about a lot of vegetables, beef, fish and so on. After that, we went to our...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank W2908AQgabrielg
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Walking to the market and browsing through the rich variety of ingredients is such an absolute fun to start the cooking class. Chao is so enthusiastic to show and explain the various produce that the market can offer. I thought my skills in making dumplings...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

I travel to Beijing once or twice every year for work and I always carve out a day for Chao's cooking class. Not being a native Chinese speaker, I have struggled to find a place to learn to cook authentic chinese dishes from all over...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank John M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

My 11-year old son and I had an awesome time cooking Chinese food. First we went to the market with our chef Chao and he taught us a lot about different vegetables, fruit and other things that are typical in a Chinese market. Then we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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