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Address: Giraudel, Dominica
Phone Number: +1 767-440-5827
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Dominica Shore Excursion: Caribbean Cooking Experience

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Great food

Beautiful home in the mountain, outside kitchen and hands on cooking. I haven't received the recipes yet. But now we're back home and am anxiously looking for them. I am... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Corpus Christi, Texas
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful home in the mountain, outside kitchen and hands on cooking. I haven't received the recipes yet. But now we're back home and am anxiously looking for them. I am waiting so that i can share what i learned with my family. Great time was had by all and enjoyed the fruits of our labor with fantastic food. Please email... More 

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New England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

We booked this cooking class experience as a shore excursion from the Celebrity Summit. Our time here, in the private home of the owner, his wife as the chef, was by far one of our favorite shore excursions ever! They've converted the first floor of their beautiful home into a large demonstration open aired kitchen. The setting is stunning, set... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

I have been on so many cruises worldwide and experienced so many countries. This "shore excursion" was far from being typical. First of all, it was limited to 20 or so people, not hordes of people. Second, it was in a person's home, not a huge tourist venue. It was personal, intimate, and incredible. After a short ride from the... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

This was the perfect cruise ship excursion to get away from the tourist traps and crowds. A quick bus ride took us up in the hills to the owners' home where they have a large facility for cooking demonstrations. We were part of a group of 20-30 people. Everyone pitched in to help cook a large meal with the host... More 

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Commack, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

When we are on a cruise, we like to do private excursions when we are in port due to the fact that you don't have to deal with the masses of people and the "scripted" experience from the cruise line. We were a party of 4 and decided to do the Cooking Caribbean Experience at the home of Michael and... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

When I first contacted Michael about the Caribbean cooking experience at his mountain home, I was happy to hear that there was no cruise ship excursion booked for that day. While for Michael and his lovely wife Daria (pronounced "Deria") that meant less guests, it made for a very private experience for the 4 of us. Michael picked us up... More 

Thank mkk900
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

We arranged this tour on Celebrity Cruises. This was one of the best excursions we have ever gone on. Daria was a fantastic host. Our only disappointment is that we never received the email with the recipes. I would completely recommend this tour.

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Placerville, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

We have been to Dominica several times and wanted to do something different. We were lucky to find Michael and Daria and their offering a Caribbean cooking class at their beautiful mountain location home and outdoor kitchen. There was seven of us and we had a blast - dirty rice and black beans, Caribbean fish, coconut fried plantains - the... More 

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Douglaston, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015

We arrived at this idyllic tropical garden atop a mountain in Dominica, 1/2 hour drive from our cruise ship, warmly greeted by Daria and her assistants. The outddoor kitchen is immaculate, and we had hands-on experience with local herbs and spices. Afterward our group were seated at one table to enjoy the fruits of our labor. Subsequently, we were emailed... More 

1 Thank Marva B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

This cooking class is a great way to spend a day on the beautiful island of Dominica in the Caribbean. This experience is really different than all the others the cruise ships tend to offer in this area. They picked us up at the pier and drove us to their lovely home in the mountains where we watched and participated... More 

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