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cooking class

Traditional Mexican Tamale making

Traditional Mexican Tamale making

Duration:6 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

Chef Lupe is a New Mexico native, having learned how to make Mexican cuisine as a child, Lupe was raised in the Mesilla Valley, home of the Hatch New Mexico Chile fields. Lupe has perfected the art of Tamale-making and is delighted to pass this traditional Mexican dish on to future generations. Chef Lupe will make this Tamalada-party fun and interactive, providing an unforgettable culinary…

What we’ll do

By the end of the class, you will: Know how to “doctor up” fresh masa to prepare proper, flavorful tamale dough Understand which types of fillings work well, and how you can improvise to create your own Be able to fill and fold tamales, as well as know how to make ahead and freeze them Tamale making parties (or “Tamaladas”) are holiday traditions for many families with Mexican heritage. While…

What I’ll provide

Home-made Tamales (1 Doz)
Water & Wine Enjoy bottled water and bottled wines while you cook
Apron and gloves

What to bring

A Note pad
An appetite

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Where you'll be

We will conduct our workshop in our beautiful Airbnb home kitchen. Make your trip especially memorable by reserving a room in our Bed & Breakfast and enjoy a complimentary southwest breakfast each day of your stay!

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

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.


This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
cooking class
Traditional Mexican Tamale making
5 reviews
₹3,541 per person
5 reviews
₹3,541 per person