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Madeira Cook Experience

Rua Latino Coelho 39 | Armazem do Mercado, Funchal, Madeira 9060-155, Portugal
+351 291 640 640
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Madeira Cook Experience in Funchal,Portugal

A hands-on cooking class for Portuguese food. A visit to the markets. The chef told us the history... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Carol N
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A must do when in Madeira

This was a half day experience where I learnt more about Madeira than anywhere else during my stay... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
TimmyMT
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MADEIRA COOK EXPERIENCE is about giving people a taste of Madeira they won't soon forget by making them find out more about our food, people & old market, from our very own 'local' point of view. Our mission is to give our visitors an unparalleled, non-touristy, food-related experience, where everyone will have the chance to learn how to cook, and also taste, their self-made Madeira flavours! So we would like to challenge you to be part of this local experience and cook with us! EVERY WEDNESDAY FROM 10 AM - 1 PM MARKET GUIDED VISIT + LIVE COOK + TASTING 1 PERSON 50€ | MORE THAN 1 PERSON 40€
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Rua Latino Coelho 39 | Armazem do Mercado, Funchal, Madeira 9060-155, Portugal
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+351 291 640 640
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

A hands-on cooking class for Portuguese food. A visit to the markets. The chef told us the history of Funchal & their foods. It was,all new to me, but fun. We all took turns helping with the prep. & then we got to eat it....More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

This was a half day experience where I learnt more about Madeira than anywhere else during my stay. From start (visiting the market) to finish (eating) and the bits in the middle (cooking) this was a relaxed and fun morning. Louisa and Alex are very...More

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lara_dias_FNC, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Madeira Cook Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

The Madeira Cook Experience Team would like to thank you for your review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you with us. With Regards, MCE Team

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were a group of 26 from Australia ranging in age from mid 50's. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed watching and participating in the cook experience and then had the pleasure of eating the best food. The tuna was straight from the market as were all the...More

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lara_dias_FNC, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Madeira Cook Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

The Madeira Cook Experience Team would like to thank you for your review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you with us. With Regards, MCE Team

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

My partner and I booked onto this class as we wanted to experience some madeiran culture since it was our first time to the island. It was what we expected and more. The ladies that hosted were so friendly and easy to talk to it...More

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lara_dias_FNC, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Madeira Cook Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

The Madeira Cook Experience Team would like to thank you for your review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you with us. With Regards, MCE Team

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

What an amazing way to learn about the local food and products, complete with a tour to the local flower and fish market, finish with a great food tasting. Wonderful experience!

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lara_dias_FNC, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Madeira Cook Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

The Madeira Cook Experience Team would like to thank you for your review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you with us. With Regards, MCE Team

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Luisa and Lilliane are a great team. We learned about the various produce of Madeira in the market and then how best to cook them. Lilliane gave us interesting stories about the History of the island and Luisa introduced us to fabulous ways of using...More

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Madeira Cook Ex... E, Gerente at Madeira Cook Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you for your kind words! It was really a pleasure having you in our Madeira Cook Experience. Warm regards

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

During the first part of our morning at the Madeira Cook Experience we enjoyed a nice tour on the local market, with an introduction to the local fruits, fish and other specialities. The second part was the cooking itself, where we made some local dishes...More

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Madeira Cook Ex... E, Gerente at Madeira Cook Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you for your kind words! It was really a pleasure having you in our Madeira Cook Experience. Kind regards

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Karin H
30 June 2018|
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Response from Liliana Barata F | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello Karin, ohh unfortunately we are only available for a class on the 29/08. Maybe next time the next time you visit the Island you can contact us. Wishing you an amazing holiday in Madeira. With Regards MCE Team
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NusaTheSlovenian
29 October 2016|
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Response from Madeira Cook Ex... E | Property representative |
Dear Nusa, Thank you very much for your contact At the request of our visitors sometimes we perform MCE on other days. Unfortunately this week we can not anticipate since tomorrow is a bank holiday. We'll be waiting for... More
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Kelly S
7 October 2016|
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Dear Lara, I see in your answer above that the cook experience takes place every Wednesday, but since i would really like to participate I am still gonna ask if it would be possible to take course at any other day? I'm... More
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