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Funchal Cooking Experience | FU2G

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Funchal Cooking Experience

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Starting from $149 USD / Adult
Join a local Madeira cook, Chef Luísa, for a journey to a celebrated local market, followed by an exclusive cooking lesson. Immerse yourself in Madeira's rich culture and flavors on this unique culinary experience. Meet Chef Luísa and travel to the bustling Mercado dos Lavradores. Learn about local produce, admiring the fresh-caught fish and local fruits and vegetables. Then, journey to Armazém do Mercado where you'll put on an apron and enjoy an exclusive cooking lesson led by Chef Luísa. Watch as the chef reveals her time-honored secrets, local Madeira recipes, and shows you how to achieve the perfect balance of spice and flavor. Then, sit down to enjoy the flavors of Madeira, featuring dishes crafted using the freshest seasonal ingredients.
  • Learn how to source the freshest Madeira ingredients on a journey to the local market.
  • Discover Chef Luísa's time-honored Madeira recipes.
  • Sample your hand-crafted meals made using the freshest seasonal ingredients.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
What to WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Light clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Tour does not operate on public holidays, Saturdays afternoons and Sundays, as the market is closed.
  • Recipes are subject to seasonal ingredients available.
  • Guests with food allergies or restrictions should note this when booking.
Location Madeira (Funchal), PortugalMadeira (Funchal), Portugal
Tour Code FU2GFU2G
Duration3.00 Hours3.00 Hours
Activity Level#Mild#Mild
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