COOK AS A COLOMBIAN

Our in-house chef with over 15 years of culinary experience leads the class in both Spanish and English. Here in Life is Good Cartagena Hostel we look for every opportunity to showcase the beautiful Colombian culture which manifests itself in many ways. Through these cooking classes, we will give to our guests and visitors the opportunity to experience the unique combination of Aboriginal- Afro - Spanish cooking style, which is delicious, organic and rich in history and traditions. We are proudly offering the opportunity to experience a hands-on culinary lesson that will be delicious and unforgettable!

At the beginning of the class, we start with the description of all the ingredients that we will be using, while talking about the history of the dish, why it is popular and how normally it is presented in our country. You will be peeling, cutting and seasoning all the ingredients in the traditional Colombian way. Every person will have the opportunity to bake, boiled or deep-fry their food. As a part of our experience, we will teach you how to prepare an entree, a main dish, and a refreshing lemonade . The class will be conducted in both, english and Spanish, with a musical background that harmonizes and integrates what you are learning with the cultural and historical context of the dish. by the end of our class, you will enjoy a full meal that not only will be delicious but also an unforgettable memory of your Colombian trip.

 

The guest can choose between four options, and we will teach them how to prepare it. Highlight dishes are:

Bass fish with sauce, arepas, coconut rice, patacones.

At the end of the class we offer you a typical dessert and beverage.

If you have any dietary restrictions or allergies, let us know :)