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Cooking Class with Local Family in Marrakech

Marrakech cooking class is a local home school founded by a Moroccan family. Traditional Moroccan cooking is an art and as such is best appreciated when experienced with the same passion as the locales. “Souad”, a wife and a mother of three adorable children is passionate about cooking. Although she has never been in any culinary school, “Souad” is a self-taught culinary professional who never ceases to go beyond the bounds with a variety of Moroccan classic dishes.  She has inherited the art of cooking from her ancestors and wants to share this valuable heritage with the world.

From the mouthwatering dishes of the north, the Zesty aroma of the south, to the delectable taste of the east and savory dishes of the west; the different types of tagine, couscous, b’stilla, harira,  prepared to taste in conical earthenware… Marrakech cooking class gives you the opportunity to learn the art of real homemade traditional Moroccan meals in a fun kitchen with endless aroma.

Beyond theoretical classes, you are the actors in this class, because you make your own dishes with the help of this innate-chef.

Come explore a taste of Moroccan classic Cuisine.

What we’ll do ?

This activity starts at 9h30am. First, you will meet with your cooking chef & then you will have a Moroccan mint tea with Souad’s Family. Afterwards, You will go to Souk (Market) for shopping; there, you will buy all you need for your cooking class. The souk is about 3 minutes from Souad’s House. It’s a local souk, a non-touristic site, so you will get in touch and discover the local souks that most tourists have no chance to discover.

Once you are done shopping, you will return back to Souad’s House. Most important is to feel like you’re home. However, besides showing you how to cook a Moroccan meal, making you feel like at home is our main goal.

In this Course that takes about 4 to 5 hours, you will learn how to cook and prepare some of Moroccan traditional meals like: Tajins, Tanjia, Royal Couscous, Pastila and some Moroccan salads. It depends on your chosen meals. The most important and interesting of this course is to discover Moroccan cuisine and its secrets; moreover, you meet a Moroccan innate-chef who will teach you and gives you some secrets of traditional dishes.

Finally & when the meals are ready, the meals will be served to you in a Moroccan tradition living room. You have the option to choose between two living rooms that you like. By taking one of Souad’s cooking classes, Marrakech Cooking Class guarantees you an affordable, amazing and unique experience during your stay in Morocco.

Why trust us?

Enrolling in a cooking class is something fun and exciting. However, it is always a good idea to know who you are going to book with.  To make the best out of cooking class experience. With Marrakech Cooking Class Family You are in good hands. We provide the best cooking class in Morocco. We are certified by the authorities of Morocco, and we have 5-star ratings on TripAdvisor. You can check out our profile on TripAdvisor. Thank you for trusting marrakech-cookingclass.


Client Says

This place is amazing ! This is a must try in Marrakech. I been here for two week and it is definitely my favorite cooking class so far. I had an adorable Tajine and it was delicious. Souad is really passionnate with what is doing and got an answer to every possible questions you have.This was a great experience i would recommend to everyone. I did a lot of cooking class in Europe but nothing like this before. So if you love cooking make sure not to miss this class!

Ingrid Schneider

For more Information!

The cooking at marrakech-cookingclass take cooking experience to a different level and invite food lovers to discover the secrets of traditional Moroccan cuisine.

Marrakech Cooking Class Inclusions:

  • Pick up from your Accommodation in Marrakech
  • Welcome Tea: Meeting The family
  • Souk Visit: (Make a visit to a local Souk with your innate-chef).
  • Cooking Course: Learning How to make your chosen meal.
  • Lunch: have a lunch that you make with your own hands.
  • Drop off at your accommodation in Marrakech.

Course Fees

It’s recommended to tip the cooking assistant & Chef.

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