Vietnamese cuisine is fresh and exotic. Filled with herbs, spices and aromatics, Vietnamese cooking is a balance of senses. While dishes like Banh Mi and Pho have taken hold of their culinary contributions, that’s just the beginning of this exquisite and complex country. Video call a chef from Vietnam into your kitchen to begin your culinary journey!
While the origins of these gorgeous dumplings date back to China, shrimp dumplings have their own history in many Asian countries. The real learning of this class is the art of making crystal dumpling wrappers. In this class, you learn how to use rice flour and make your own food dye to create stunning wrappers from scratch. Your beautiful pink, green or orange dumplings will be filled with a hearty ginger marinated shrimp.
If you know, you know. Pho is one of those dishes that you get a craving for that you just can’t shake. Chef Le will teach you how to make Pho from scratch. so next time you get that craving, you don’t need to go any further than your own kitchen! Video conference Chef Le into your kitchen live from Vietnam and get cooking.
BANH MI & FRESH ROLLS
This class is packed with Instagram-worthy dishes which are as beautiful as they are delicious. Chef Le will walk you though how to make Fresh Spring Rolls, a peanut sauce for dipping and an iconic Banh Mi with marinated pork and pickled veggies. Video conference Chef Le into your kitchen and transport to Vietnam for the day!
We wish everyone would take a tour of meatballs around the world. Each country has their unique take on this household favourite. Vietnam is no different. Bun Cha are fresh, vibrant and coupled with noodles, fresh herbs and vegetables. End your meal with a mango custard, easy enough for a weeknight treat!
HOW IT WORKS
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Select from one of our tens of cooking classes. Master Paella with a chef in Spain, Pad Thai with a chef in Thailand!
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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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Our chefs in Italy, Thailand, Peru, New Orleans and more places will Skype into your home for a private cooking class to teach you the art and simplicity of authentic Italian cooking. Choose from Italian Cooking Classes which include Pasta-Making, Thai Cooking Classes and master curry, or Spanish cooking classes and master Paella!. When you book your cooking class, a chef, located in the country, will video call you on Skype for a private one-to-one cooking class. In your private class, learn all about your chef's country and have some fun in your kitchen!