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Enjoy preparing Cuban food at east side

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Cooking experience hosted by Laura Y Rey

4 hours
Cuban cuisine
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English, Spanish

What you'll do

This extraordinary mix of culinary and community experience takes place at the El Ajiaco Restaurant. You will be able not only to learn who to cook some of our typical dishes, but will be knowing part of our community, learn how to prepared our famous mojito cocktail and of course enjoy our prepared meal.

Our day begins at 9:30 am with the pick up and transfer to our restaurant.

Our staff will be welcome you accompanied with a drink: coffee, water or juice.

The first step will be visit to the Local Organic Garden. The Garden is 200 meters from the restaurant, during this journey we make a short stop along the way and taste the authentic Cuban Sandwich.

Jorge will be waiting for us in the Garden to explain his innovations and how they obtain many of the products that we will be using as part of the preparation of the dishes and cocktail.

We will share our kitchen and bar to learn how to prepared our Cuban dishes and our famous Mojito cocktail.

Your lunch includes bread service (accompanied by several of their own sauces), Ajiaco, rice, salad, beans, yucca, sample the beef/lobster/shrimp dishes that you learned how to prepare in the kitchen, accompanied by a national brand beverage, your choice of several typical Cuban desserts, traditional coffee, and aged rum to finish of the meal and Habano, at the end you receive a certificate of Cuban cuisine Chef
This extraordinary mix of culinary and community experience takes place at the El Ajiaco Restaurant. You will be able not only to learn who to cook some of our typical dishes, but will be knowing part of our community, learn how to prepared our famous mojito cocktail and of course enjoy our prepared meal.

Our day begins at 9:30 am with the pick up and transfer to our restaurant.

Our staff will be welcome you accompanied wi…

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What's included

  • Food
    Your lunch includes bread service (accompanied by several of their own sauc...
  • Drinks
    The restaurant barman will teach you step by step how to prepare the well k...
  • Transport
    We ensure transportation from your place of accommodation to the restaurant...
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Meet your host, Laura Y Rey

Host on Airbnb since 2016
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You will be in the hands of two amazing professionals Pedro and Zudlay, They have been chefs and tourism industry professionals for over 30 years!, graduated with Tourism Degrees from Havana University and as Habanosommelliers at the Cuban academy and this time we are partnering with a group of talented, hardworking and amazing people who had more than 10 years of accumulated success experiences on the restaurant business in Havana.

They had not only develop a brand for themselves but a respect for their contributions to the community and sense of environmental responsibilities.

We as Rentas Monica are proud to work with them and hope you enjoy a lovely time as we had done it in the past, but at the same time get the opportunity to learn from the Cuban culinary culture
You will be in the hands of two amazing professionals Pedro and Zudlay, They have been chefs and tourism industry professionals for over 30 years!, graduated with Tourism Degrees from Havana University and as Habanosommelliers at the Cuban academy and this time we are partnering with a group of talented, hardworking and amazing people who had more than 10 years of accumulated success experiences on the restaurant business in Havana.

They had not only develop a brand for themselves but…
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Where you'll be

You will visit the kitchen and bar of our El Ajiaco restaurant in Cojimar east of the city.
Then we will visit an ecological garden where multiple spices that we use in our kitchen are grown and also an important ingredient of our famous Mojito cocktail.
On the way you will be offer our Cuban sandwich.
On the way back from our garden we return to our restaurant and the magic begins.
Leave your transportation back and forth in our hands

Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like your needs to be accommodated.
Pescatarian
Vegetarian
Fish allergy

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

We need to know the address of the place you are staying to be able to organize the transfer back and forth of the restaurant where the experiences take place. The pick up time will be at 9:30 am.