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Black Sesame Kitchen Cooking Classes

No.28 Zhong Lao Hutong, Dong Cheng District | Near Jingshan Park/Forbidden City, Beijing 100009, China
+86 136 9147 4408
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Such a fun afternoon making dumplings

This was such a fantastic way to spend an afternoon in Beijing. After walking down the small cozy... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
ColedeMole
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San Jose, California
Great cooking class!!

What a great addition to any vacation- take a cooking class. We learned how to make dumplings from... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
beduty
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Tampa, Florida
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Class includes a cooking demonstration, a hands-on session, and lunch; 9-12 guests max, inside a traditional hutong kitchen.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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No.28 Zhong Lao Hutong, Dong Cheng District | Near Jingshan Park/Forbidden City, Beijing 100009, China
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+86 136 9147 4408
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

This was such a fantastic way to spend an afternoon in Beijing. After walking down the small cozy alleyway we found the kitchen. It was cozy, and well lit from the big windows. Our instructor, Coco, offered us some tea and introduced what we would...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

What a great addition to any vacation- take a cooking class. We learned how to make dumplings from scratch, including the dough, and then how to cook them a few different ways. Our host spoke excellent English. We had fun meeting others, drinking, and talking...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Went with a small group. The lesson was very well organised, in a friendly environment. Highly recommended. Thank you.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My daughter and I took the dumpling class o a cold Sunday morning. We learned how to prep, chopping techniques, the recipes and cooking methods. The class was hands on and we enjoyed eating all that we made. I would recommend this class to anyone...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

My fiance and I loved our cooking class with Coco. We try to find a cooking class on most of our trips and this is one that we will remember the most. it was a very hands-on class and the dumplings were delicious. We left...More

Thank Jonathan B
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

You have to do this! The cooking class is fantastic & the food is just delicious. We also got horrendously lost on our way (taxi issues!) and, rather than cancel our booking or charge us, two staff were dispatched to find us and bring us...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Our cooking class with Coco and Chef Wong was simply wonderful. I am a beginner in cooking though my fiancé is quite skilled already. They accommodated this very well. Coco was very helpful and is such a kind and bubbly person. Our class was the...More

Thank Margie N
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

I did the cooking class and it was amazing. The instructions were very clear, and the instructor is patient and if you have questions can answer them. The food is delicious, and it’s really great to feel like I have a solid base for expanding...More

Thank tastyjustice69
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Black Sesame was a highlight on our trip. Coco was a great hostess! The place is not that hard to find- just study a map before you get there and be sure to give your taxi driver the address that Coco can provide you. We...More

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

We went to the shared dinner on Christmas Day. It was great food and great company. Coco made us feel so welcome. Would highly recommend going. One of the best meals in Beijing

Thank Karen R
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