Authentic Moroccan Cuisine

Best Cooking Class in Fez

Start Fes
Finish Fez
Days 1
Theme Cooking
From $45 USD
Group Min 2
Group Max 12
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Come and join us for an authentic traditional Moroccan cooking class in Fez. This opportunity is a pleasant encounter not only to learn how to cook Moroccan but an opportunity to interact with the locals and to be hosted by a nice Moroccan family in the Medina of Fez, where you will experience true Moroccan culture and Moroccan daily life like an insider. Offer yourself a traditional cooking class in Fez, an activity to immerse yourself in one of the best culinary in the world. Enjoy a traditional Moroccan cooking experience in Fez, a city with prestige and a good reputation throughout Morocco for its cooking traditional best Moroccan staples! A cooking class in Fez will open doors for you to experience Moroccan hospitality and the reality of the daily life of an ancient culture of an archaic imperial city like Fez. Your most welcomed participation not only to learn how to cook a Moroccan tagine but to share time with locals outside of tourism skims. You will be introduced to a real lively Moroccan family in their home to experience the reality of genuine hospitality and get to share unforgettable moments in an atmospheric Moroccan dwelling.

You will be introduced to a member of the family at the lobby of your hotel or Inn who will take you to the farmers market in the Medina of Fez to buy the grocery, the necessary ingredients to cook your dish of choice. Through the neighboring open medieval market, you will discover the art of purchasing groceries and spices at most atmospheric fashion reserved to the sophisticated Fez people, bargaining skills, Moroccan humor also the secrets of medicinal herbs and spices Moroccan Fez cuisine is famous for. Cooking for Moroccans is an art and a healthy way to live daily, especially in Fez. You will also learn the art of interacting with merchants and the fun of bargaining. Then like a Moroccan you will pick up the goods in your straw basket and head home with your host to discover the Moroccan interior and the skills of cooking in a Fez kitchen. Today you can choose what interests as tagine staples, or a dish based on couscous, prepare a Moroccan salad or bake bread, Mlaoui pancakes, ("Harcha") or pastries, all specialties of Fez cooked for special occasions. Everything under the guidance of your master chef home lady. Back at the house, at first, you will learn about your ingredients, traditional Moroccan dishes, and how to go step by step to prepare for cooking the Moroccan dishes reserved to Fez. And finally, you will start cooking with the help of the friendly chef. After the cooking, there will be time to sit back, relax, and enjoy your delicious, home-cooked meal in Fez fashion while having a chat with your new local friends. Your cooking class in Fez is going to be one of the highlights of your cultural experience in Morocco.

Morocco Discoveries Network offers these sustainable activities such as cooking class in Fez on a daily basis to help visitors who wish to discover the hidden layers of Moroccan culture of all webs of society in this ancient city of Fez, which is the heartbeat of Morocco history, culture, and intellect. Fez is known for its refined culinary and sophisticated people and well-groomed homes. Having a cooking class in Fez can be very rewarding for the savvy traveler and the cultured explorer like yourself. We offer these tours and activities in and out of Fez with the aim to preserve the culture with all the norms of responsible travel. Fez is a jewel and we all need to treat it as such. By participating in any of our cultural and active programs, you will directly contribute to the well being of our community in an exchange of the benefit from the authenticity of your encounters not just an average cooking class in Fez. Keep in mind that this Fez cooking class is a discovery you will treasure for the rest of your life.

An Adventure as lovely as it gets

  • Half Day cooking class and farmers market tour in Fez Medina with our private culinary guide, private or with a small group

  • Explore the deep layers of the ancient culture of Fez culinary with a traditional family cooking or a professional chef in private or with a small group. A translator will be with you to go through everything so you can enjoy every second of your cooking class and Moroccan cuisine discovery. Immerse yourself totally in Moroccan culture through the preparation of a typical Moroccan staple dish of your choice. This is not just another cooking class made for tourist. It is a culinary discovery of Moroccan cuisine as good as it gets.

  • Meet with a family living in the Medina of Fez to discover the insider's local life. Cook, learn, enjoy and share a meal, good company, and a mint-tea ceremony to enjoy a fez tradition hospitality.

A year around tour roaster works for you?

  • Discover the beauty of Fez Old Medina in your interest your pace in a private cooking class activity or with a small group of culinary lovers travelers like yourself

  • Best cost and best cooking experience services guaranteed compare with all other activities planners in Fez. Top notch Chefs to give the best Cooking class in Fez experience to treasure for the rest of your life. There are so many activities you can offer yourself in Fez, but sharing time, cultural encounters and dining with a Moroccan family is the most rewarding activity you can benefit from while in Fez, the best place to discover the beauty and savor of Moroccan cuisine.

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Pricing & Availability

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Tue 15 Dec 2020 Wed 16 Dec 2020 Available $45 INQUIRY
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Itinerary

A renowned Chef said: “The three best world cuisines are French, Chinese and Moroccan, but not in this order”

Our 4 hours cooking class starts at 10:00 am in the morning to shop and cook your lunch, or 3:00 pm to enjoy the afternoon preparing a great Moroccan dinner. This could be done in a traditional Moroccan family kitchen or with a professional Chef kitchen. We offer you a choice that would be satisfactory for you to benefit and enjoy Moroccan cooking and dining.

Our Moroccan Culinary local guide will meet you at the point of pick up. Take you to the open traditional market to purchase the ingredients needed for the Dish of your own choice. Take you back to Hajja traditional house in the Medina (old city of Fez) who will be assisting you and teaching you the technics and methods to savor a Moroccan Tagine as an entry and its appetizers that go with it. You are welcomed in most traditional fashion to enjoy being with this typical Moroccan family by a tea ceremony. During the setting, you will be briefed on how Moroccans cook every meal freshly to avoid any oxidation. Later, you will get your aprons on and start preparing your dinner dish. Once done cooking leave your dish simmer over the stove and retreat to the parlor to mingle and interact with your host, with the local family hosts. The table will be set for you. Traditionally, your host will bring a special ornated Dish where we traditional wash your hands. And start serving you the appetizers of diverse salads fresh and cooked, the main dish you have prepared as the entrée. Clear the table when you are done savoring your Moroccan meal and serve you seasonal fresh deserts. Once done, the host will again wash your hands and ask you for your drink of choice between Freshly brewed coffee or Mint-tea with served of course with Moroccan homemade cookies. If you have a sweet tooth, you will fall in love with Moroccan freshly baked pastry especially the Ghrayba of fine semolina or Gazelle Horn of almond paste in the finest filo-dough. You can ask for Feqqas too. It is most used pastry/cookie served with a hot drink like Moroccan Coffee or ceremonial Fassi Mint-tea. You cooking class exploring Moroccan cookery and culinary experience has come to an end you will be handed the recipe of the dish you have cooked to take back home with you to impress your own guests back home by inviting them for a delicious Moroccan dinner.

Finally, our escort will take you back to your Riad or Hotel where you are staying. We hope that you have enjoyed your Moroccan culinary class with us.

Inclusions

  • Meeting at Pick point of your choice
  • Guided tour of the Open farmers market
  • All ingredients of your Dish of choice
  • The Cooking class Chef
  • Complete 3 courses meal
  • Mint-Tea or coffee with Moroccan Pastry
  • Pick up and drop off in your hotel