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Phuket Thai Cooking Class by VJ

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    What to Expect
    Chef VJ is very fluent in English so you will have no problem understanding step by step instructions. Not only that, she would be able to give much more information and answer all your doubts you might have regarding ingredients or any other questions you have about thai cooking.

    Most importantly, we will also tell you the replacement of the important ingredients that you could use at home if that ingredient is not available.

    Cooking is done in a clean kitchen.

    Everyone has his or her own cooking station.

    We teach and let you make your own Curry Paste from scratch using Motar and Pestle (No MSG and no buying ready made ones from the market)

    If you can not finish your food, we have a take-away bag for you.

    Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and Halal dishes can be arranged upon request.

    Private group can be arranged.

    Dishes can be spicy or non spicy.

    No MSG (we do not use MSG in our cooking)

    Can request changes to the menu while booking.

    Child friendly class. 9 Years and above can have their own cooking stations. Below 9 can join parents without any charges.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Pickup from hotel lobby, drop off can be other than hotel but in the same area.
    Departure Time
    Morning Classes - Mondays to Saturdays pick up time between 10:30-10:40 am. depending on the location.

    Evening Classes - Mondays to Saturdays pick up time between 15:30-15:40 am. depending on the location.
    2h 30m
    • Welcome Herbal Drink
    • All ingredients used for cooking
    • Fruits tasting (during market tours)
    • Meals as per itinerary
    • Recipes and secret tips
    • Clean private cooking stations
    • Light refreshments
    • Bottled water (unlimited)
    • Printed colored recipes for you to take back.
    • Free transfer Kata, Karon. If Patong/Rawai minimum 2 people free pick up. If alone charge only 200.
    • Vegan / Vegetarian / Gluten Free and Halal classes available upon request
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    • Bottled water
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Please check with us areas which are not includes in the free pick up zone.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Free transportation (Kata, Karon, Rawai, Patong and Chalong Circle)
    • Free welcome herbal drinks.
    • Free unlimited bottled water throughout the course.
    • Market tour and fruit tasting.
    • Cooking instructions and introductions to all thai ingredients.
    • Chopping and Cooking everything by yourself.
    • Recipes will be emailed to you.
    • Making of Curry Paste the traditional way, using of mortar and pestle.
    • Enjoy your meal fresh and take home the rest.
    • Near public transportation
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The class was really great. VJ has a really good English. She has explained us everything in very detail. We have started with a visit to a local market where VJ has explaned us a lot about different kinds of local food. Then we have...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    2  Thank me_beer_sea
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Had great fun experiencing the local market tour ans then the Thai cooking experience . Great, must do experience. It will make my life alot easier when I get back home.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    2  Thank Remigm
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Thank you so much to Vj and her team for such a wonderful experience to do as a family. I cannot thank you enough for being so accommodating with our children (3yr and 6yrs) they had a ball and have been talking about about it...More

    2  Thank Breesgems
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Teacher VJ is very nice. She brought us to market and explained all the type of food and ingredient to us. How to choose the fresh seafood...etc The cooking class was very good. Teaching us the cooking method step by step, introduced the source to...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    2  Thank Nelsonsyu
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My husband and I wanted to learn to cook authentic Thai, after some research VJ had the best reviews and there's a reason! She speaks great English so she's able to build a rapport easily. She and her husband personally picked us up from our...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    2  Thank Cullmore
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    Tiffany N
    26 March 2019|
    Response from anasia1009 | Reviewed this property |
    Send her an email thaicookingclassphuket At gmail
    2 March 2019|
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    Response from Michael C | Reviewed this property |
    At this time of year they are very regular, you can even arrange a private class, VJ is great at communication and the whole experience is great, enjoy it
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