Traditional Vietnamese online cooking class
Activities

Traditional Vietnamese online cooking class

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn to cook a traditional Vietnamese meal using ingredients you can find at home
  • Be welcomed into a local family’s house and garden for an intimate and authentic experience
  • Learn about the practice of ancestor worshipping in Vietnam
  • Form new friendships from far away!
What to expect

Get your taste buds ready for some authentic Vietnamese cuisine, prepared right in your own home! This online cooking class will virtually transport you to a rural village in northern Vietnam, where you'll be welcomed into a local family’s home. Together with your hosts, you will prepare traditional Vietnamese dishes like chicken or tofu with lemongrass and stir-fried seasonal vegetables, all using ingredients you can find close to home.

You'll start your online experience with a round of introductions. Then, it’s time to cook! Your hosts will teach you how to cook a seasonal salad, chicken or tofu stir-fried with lemongrass and chili, and seasonal stir-fried vegetables, using ingredients that are sourced directly from the family’s garden. Don’t worry, you should be able to find them close to home. If not, your hosts can suggest substitutes. Once you're finished cooking, you’ll then get to enjoy what you made.

You will need:

  • Chicken (or tofu)
  • 200g cucumber
  • 70g carrot
  • 500g bell pepper
  • Bok choy
  • 1/2 lime
  • Lemongrass
  • 100-150g chili
  • 300g garlic (or leek)
  • 100-150g turmeric
  • 100-150g ginger
  • 100-150g brown sugar
  • 100-150g white sugar
  • Water
  • Salt
  • Fish sauce (or alternate vegetarian sauce)
  • Fruit
  • Green tea
  • Beer (optional)
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Local English-speaking host
    What's not included
    • Ingredients and supplies for the cooking class
    Where
    Meeting point:

    From the comfort of your own home!

    What to remember
    • This is an online experience. After purchase, you will receive an invitation to the Zoom meeting
    • You will be in a small Zoom group of a maximum of 6 logins. Multiple guests may participate from one device
    • The start time is in local Hanoi time (UTC+7). Please remember to check the corresponding start time for your time zone
    • This is a child-friendly experience. Note that this cooking class requires the use of a sharp knife. Children under the age of 18 may only participate with the supervision of a parent or guardian
    • By joining this experience, you are helping a local artist and tour guide to earn an income unable to work due to the COVID-19 global pandemic
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Urban Adventures
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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