Half-day Almaty cooking class at a local chef´s house

Half-day Almaty cooking class at a local chef´s house

Language: English , Russian
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 3 hours
Do this because
  • Taste the tasty and nutritious Kazakh national cuisine
  • Learn delicious traditional recipes from a local chef
  • Have fun while making homemade noodles
  • Get picked up comfortably from your hotel
What to expect

Learn how to cook traditional Kazakh dishes at a local chef´s house on this half-day tour in Almaty. The Kazakh national cuisine has absorbed all the beauty of traditions, culture and philosophy of the ancient nomadic tribes of the Great steppe. You will discover that it is not only tasty and diverse but also properly balanced, healthy and nutritious.

Your guide will pick you up at your hotel lobby in Almaty and take you to the local chef´s house for the private cooking class. Your chef will teach you how to make the famous Lagman or Manty - you decide which dish you would prefer to prepare. Lagman is a Central Asian dish of pulled noodles, meat, and vegetables. Manty is a type of dumpling popular in most Turkish cuisines. Also, you will learn how to cook an authentic Uighur sauce for Lagman and learn how to make a dough and homemade noddles. Enjoy local tea and local wine with your lunch or tase traditional kymyz (fermented horse milk) or shubat (fermented camel milk).

After the cooking class, enjoy the meal you prepared and finish lunch with tea and local sweets before your guide takes you back to your hotel.

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What's included
  • Pick-up, transport and drop-off
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Cooking class with a local chef
  • Lunch with tea and sweets
What's not included
  • Alcohol
  • Tips and gratuities (optional)
  • Any personal expenses
Reduced price
  • Price varies according to the number of participants
Meeting point:

You will get picked up from your hotel in Almaty.

What to remember
  • This cooking class lasts about three hours including pick-up and drop-off
  • Minimum 1, maximum of 3 participants
  • Start-time upon request
  • Please provide your contact info at checkout to organize the pick-up from your hotel in Almaty
  • The tour is offered in English or Russian
  • If you are vegetarian or have a food allergy, please provide the information at check-out
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
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  • Daily private tours available
  • Please check the calendar for dates and availabilities
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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