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Very enjoyable day

My teenage son and I enjoy doing cookery days when we're on holiday - and this one was no... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Sweetfannyadams
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
A one of a kind must-do experience

The cooking class took place in an amazing landscape : an old farm with a lovely kitchen and its... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
tutiscool
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Your chance to enjoy a real taste of Portugal. The New Forest Lodge Country Cooking school is housed in an historic organic hill farm and equestrian estate on the edge of the Cabo Vincentina National Park. Join us and learn to cook in a real farm...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

My teenage son and I enjoy doing cookery days when we're on holiday - and this one was no exception. We had a great time with Frances and Milton. We visited the market to buy fish, and then enjoyed preparing a variety of dishes on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

The cooking class took place in an amazing landscape : an old farm with a lovely kitchen and its wood fired oven at the center - you also get to see all kind of animals you would expect to find in a farm. The place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tutiscool
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Frances and Milton’s cooking workshop was hands down our favorite activity in Portugal. Not only did we learn a lot about cooking and Portuguese cuisine, we had so much fun doing it! It is obvious that Frances and Milton are so passionate about what they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sydney D
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We spent the most wonderful day cooking with Frances and Milton at the beautiful farmhouse in the hills. My Mum was a little worried before as she wasn't sure what to expect but we ended up having the most fantastic day of our holiday and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank nriches
Reviewed 26 June 2018

we ended our Portuguese honeymoon with a few days in Lagos. I planned this day for my husband and I, and it exceeded all expectations. Francis and Milton were wonderful hosts! We could definitely tell that both enjoyed sharing Portuguese cooking with us. The property...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jenniferlisam
Reviewed 16 June 2018

This wonderful farmhouse cooking experience is the highlight of our trip thus far! Frances and Milton made us feel welcome and involved. We were kept busy helping with the prep of everything from the bread to the dessert. The food was flavourful and delicious!! Bread...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Barbe P
Reviewed 15 May 2018

My sister and I are two huge foodies and had a superb day cooking Portuguese specialties with Frances at the Country Cooking School. We baked bread (chorizo bread, breadsticks and bread with sun-dried tomatoes and seeds) in their outdoor clay oven, grilled fish and made...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank halfmoonguides
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Based on previous reviews, we two foodies were anxiously awaiting this excursion as part of our Algarve holiday. I did use the word anxious, as we did become a bit concerned as we left the main road and headed up the mountain. Recent rains were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank susiemac52
Reviewed 22 April 2018

When we got to Portugal we decided on taking a cooking class... in our research in the Algarve region we were in we had about 5 choices. We reached out to Frances a few times to beg them to take our party of 6 "mateurish"...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CyndyandMike
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Normally I do not write reviews, but for this particular unique Portugal experience I'll gladly make an exception. Thanks to the inspiring guidance of Frances we were introduced to Portuguese cuisine. In a full day cooking class we created several dishes step by step and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank CarliBri
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