meet up in the morning. and we will take a short walk to local food market. In the market, we are not only have the chance to see how we make noodles/ rice wine/ chill powder, but also we have chance to bargain with local. We will show people so many interesting local home style work shops , try to know the different ingredients spices and interesting wet market. those market we call it "disappearing market", cause now a days in big city China, we are shopping in the super market and malls. This kind of market is between tall buildings. they are the concentration of local living culture. So we will get something from here and take them to our cooking garden located by the sub of Chengdu, the chef and us will show you how we make our diner. Our open-style kitchen will make you easy to learn the cooking skill. 3 local famous Sichuan dishes and 1 cool dish will be your great meal. You will have chance to use Chinese chopping board, Chinese kitchen knife to mash the garlic and cucumber. Sure you will make beautiful dumplings from wrap and stuffing by your own. Find out the taste of green Sichuan pepper and red one... At end of the tour, all of us will have a recipe !!!
Love cook so much at home, and also took people looking for food around China, I was tour leader for 13 years. Leaded so much foodie tours which were organized by some famous globe tour companies such as TUI / G adventures / National Geography ... Now we start this experience that we want to more and more people could have real local food experience, try different things with locals. Same time, Virginia and Cecile are still great partner with me, they are both real foodie and good at cooking. Our team are so happy to show you amazing Chengdu food experience for you!! :)
lunch water and tea. if you are vegetarian and food allergic, please feel free to let us know, we can handle this.
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things need for cooking
The local market located in the old living area,that's good way to see local life. There are so many family-style shops, the people will tell us secret of Chinese herb drink from rice wine shop.We can take colorful photo from spice shop.Also try to bargain to get something we need for cooking.The garden restaurant have a open-style kitchen, and we learn Sichunan food there. You will have such great meal which you made.
food allergic and vegetarian can be served, and we have Morning class 9:00-12:00 and afternoon class 14:30-17:30. Book the class and let me know which class you prefer by message. We can coordinate:)