The grandness of Hungary's capital city, Budapest, matches the grandness of its food. Hearty dishes keep Hungarians warm and the flavour profiles are deep and rich. Dishes like Gulyás (Goulash), Paprikás Csirke (Chicken Paprika), Nokedli (also known as Spätzel), and Strudel are enough to satisfy the most discerning palate. Book one of our Hungarian cooking classes to learn how to make some of Eastern Europe's most iconic dishes.
STRUDEL FROM SCRATCH
Known the world over... layers of flakey baked pastry filled with delicious, warm apple goodness... This Apple strudel is the classic version made across Eastern Europe with roots dating back to the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Strudel making, from scratch! Get ready to transport your kitchen to master this well loved dessert.
Few things say comfort food more than cabbage rolls. This class is perfect for anyone who loves cozy home-cooking. Hearty cabbage filled with pork, rice and sauerkraut topped with a paprika sauce make this meal a perfect Sunday meal! For dessert, you'll make Floating Island, a decadent vanilla custard topped with lemon meringue!
Hungary's national dish is as delicious as it is stunning. Goulash is actually a soup, and definitely not what you might remember from your childhood. Chef Agnes will teach you how to make traditional Goulash, Pinch Noodles and a Walnut Strudel that will wow even the best bakers. Book this Hungarian Cooking Class and master their most iconic dishes.
HUNGARIAN STUFFED PEPPERS
A classic comfort food that should be mastered in every kitchen. Fresh peppers stuffed with meat, rice, spices and served with a tasty tomato sauce… Complete your meal with a traditional and popular Hungarian apple cinnamon dessert, Almás Pite. Is it a cake or is it a pie? It’s definitely delicious. Transport your kitchen to Hungary!
Nothing says comfort food like a good bowl of Beef Stew. Cool fall days, chilly winters... or just when you need a hug in a bowl. Transport yourself to Eastern Europe to learn this comfort food classic with Chef Agnes and perfect your weeknight meal game with Beef Stew, homemade pinch noodles, and Császámorzsa, a fluffy pancake dessert!
This cozy meal is bound to become a new staple in your kitchen. This Hungarian Cooking Class will teach you the principles of the deep and rich flavours of Hungarian Paprika and fresh noodle making. Together, you and Chef Agnes will make Chicken Paprika, Nokedli (also known as Spätzel), and Cucumber Salad - all in a virtual cooking class held in the comfort of your own kitchen.
PIEROGIS TWO WAYS
Perogie, pirogi, pirohy, pyrohy, varenyky, or varenikie! Whatever you call them, these plump little pockets filled with potato, cheese, sauerkraut... topped with onions, sour cream and maybe some crumbly bacon... No wonder Pierogi are considered one of the world's most delicious dishes. Learn how to make Pierogi Two Ways in this class with your chef live Eastern Europe.
HOW IT WORKS
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We take care of everything! Our Kitchen Assistants will be your personal concierge as we get you ready for your cooking class!
We even host a 20 minute Kitchen Prep Session via Skype to review your Shopping List and answer any questions to get ready for your cooking class. We even check your camera settings!
START YOUR CLASS
At the time of your cooking class, your chef will video call you through Skype! Ask anything you want, it's just you and the chef!
Get private coaching, personal tips, and have some fun together! Two hours and three dishes later... say goodbye to your private chef and enjoy an epic meal.
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