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Boquete Artisan Baking Seminars - CLOSED

Avenida A and Calle 5 Sur Oeste | Bajo Boquete, Boquete 0413, Panama
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unique way to spend an afternoon learning something new

Took the baguette making class with Mort a few days ago. He opened the bakery a year ago and... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2014
New York City, New York
via mobile
Wonderful Day with the Rye Guy

I took a class, together with my 11 year old daughter and my father, from Morton last week. We did... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2014
Jenn K
Lafayette, California
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Travel to the rustic mountain village of Boquete, Panama and study artisan bread baking with our talented group of instructors, while enjoying Boquete's charming surroundings and weather. Choose from our baking courses and hotel packages, and we'll help you craft an unforgettable experience. Our international staff of experienced instructors offers courses for beginners as well as experienced bakers. Class sizes are limited to no more than eight students.
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19 Nov 2014
“unique way to spend an afternoon learning something new”
1 Jan 2014
“Wonderful Day with the Rye Guy”
Avenida A and Calle 5 Sur Oeste | Bajo Boquete, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Reviewed 20 November 2014

Took the baguette making class with Mort a few days ago. He opened the bakery a year ago and teaches classes upon request on Sundays afternoon from 1 pm to 5pm. The cost is $45 per person, with a 10% discount for couples. It is...More

3  Thank BlueEyes777
Reviewed 1 January 2014

I took a class, together with my 11 year old daughter and my father, from Morton last week. We did the baguette basics class and Morton's Bakehouse has new kitchen space that is perfect for classes! Morton, AKA the Rye Guy, is a knowledgeable instructor...More

3  Thank Jenn K
Reviewed 20 July 2013 via mobile

Mort Rabkin, baking guru extraordinnaire, explains it all for you. With 35 years as an expert artisan baker there is nothing Mort is unprepared to teach you. Whatever your class topic or level of baking expertise you are sure to come away with truly useful...More

2  Thank eliana715
Reviewed 29 March 2013

Boquete is well known for the variety of activities you can do in it. Rafting, hiking, horseback riding and more, but there aren't too many people who knows about Boquete Artisan Baking Seminars. I went to this seminar with my wife and we loooooooved it!...More

3  Thank ZivGadri
Reviewed 10 March 2013

A friend signed us up for this class and I wasn't sure that's what I wanted to do on my vacation, but we ended up having a great time and going home with some first class baguettes. Mort is a charming host, an experienced baker...More

1  Thank SM771
Reviewed 19 February 2013

I can't say enough about the delicious freshly baked artisan breads that come out of this bakery. It's worth the journey from the U.S. for the bread alone.

1  Thank michaelr36
Reviewed 3 January 2013

My husband and I stayed in Mort and Barbara's Casita by the River, that could rightfully be called Sangri La. The beauty, comfort and the artisan bread made it so. Mort gave us the best rye bread I have had in years. He genuinely likes...More

Thank JaneShore
Reviewed 30 October 2012

It's impossible not to fall in love with Mort Rabkin (and his lovely wife Barb). A warm welcome, a leisurely day of bread-making, and then, of course, the delicious bread itself. Mort brings a real sense of passion and fun to his baking that you...More

Thank KLSinNYC
Reviewed 30 October 2012

I took several of Mort's bread making classes and they were so much fun AND I got to leave with some DE-licious bread! I would recommend taking his class to anyone of any age. He is a funny and genuinely nice guy, who truly loves...More

Thank cyndi g
Reviewed 4 September 2012

I haven't tasted bread this good since I left New Jersey where my family owned bakeries. Mort Rabkin, The Rye Guy, aside from being a master baker is one heck of a teacher as well. If you're looking for a vacation in a tropical paradise...More

Thank Lowell H
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