Mexico City is a treat for the senses; from the iconic Aztec temple, Templo Mayor, to its plethora of exciting and enticing markets, to visit this colorful city is a must-do trip for every adventurous traveler. You're guaranteed an amazing experience, but what's the best way to see the real Mexico City, away from the tourist traps? With a local guide, of course!
Here are just a few reasons why:
When it comes to Mexican cuisine, there's so much to offer: choose from Mexican salsas and corn tortillas through a vast range of absolutely delicious dishes made from the finest local market ingredients or a delicious meal cooked by a wonderful chef. Eating in Mexico City is a culinary adventure and so much fun. Without a local, it's difficult to tap into the real flavours that Mexicans enjoy.
This is where Eatwith steps in. We offer every type of unique experience, from food tours to a hands on cooking class to personal dining and tasting sessions, all with locals in the beautiful Mexico City. Explore the city and its historic culture with your family and friends, delighting in delicious dishes. Don't worry if you change your mind about joining our experience, most experiences have free cancellation 48 hours before the event starts! We've got many special offers.
Mexican cuisine is a diverse and flavorful cuisine that has been shaped by the country's rich history and culture. From tacos al pastor to flautas, there are many recipes for several mouth-watering dishes that have captured the hearts and stomachs of people around the world.
Mexican cuisine is known for its fresh, seasonal ingredients and the use of corn, beans, and chili peppers in recipes. The cuisine is also commonly spicy (with many dried chiles), adding an extra level of flavor to each dish. Mexican food is a great way to experience the culture and traditions of Mexico while enjoying some of the most delicious dishes around.
As Mexico City is such a food lover's paradise, with a rich culinary history and diverse cuisine, you can't leave the city without learning how to cook what you've tried. If you're interested in learning how to cook traditional Mexican dishes, then a cooking class in Mexico City with a local chef is a must-do experience. Not only will you learn how to make delicious and authentic dishes, but you'll also get a glimpse into the culture and traditions of Mexico.
At Eatwith we offer many traditional Mexican cooking classes. You can learn how to make a wide variety of dishes, including authentic Mexican dishes like tacos, salsa and tortillas. Your Mexican cooking class can be made vegetarian! Salsa is a staple in Mexican cuisine and is used as a condiment or a dip for chips. In our Mexican salsas cooking class, you will learn how to make different types of salsa, such as pico de gallo, salsa roja, and salsa verde.
Tortillas are a staple in Mexican cuisine and are used to make dishes like tacos, quesadillas, and enchiladas. In a cooking class, you will learn how to make corn tortillas from scratch, starting from preparing the corn husk to how to grind the corn, knead the dough, and cook the tortillas on a griddle.
In addition to salsa and tortillas, our hands on cooking classes in Mexico City can teach you how to make other traditional Mexican dishes like mole, tamales, and chiles rellenos. You'll learn about the different ingredients that go into each dish and the cooking techniques used to create a dish with unique flavors and textures.
Taking hands on cooking classes to learn Mexican cuisine is also a great way to meet new people and make friends. Many cooking classes are taught in small groups, allowing you to interact with other participants and share your love of food and cooking.
If you're planning a trip to Mexico City, be sure to add a Mexican cooking class to your itinerary. It's a fun and unique way to experience the culture and cuisine of this vibrant city. And with so many options for cooking classes in Mexico City with locals on Eatwith, you're sure to find one that fits your interests and schedule. The best part: free cancellation 48 hours before most events start!
Located in the Valley of Mexico, Mexico City is a hustling, bustling city full of things to do. 40 million tourists flock to the Mexican capital every year, thanks to its sunny weather, variety of historic and Aztec monuments, and, of course, its delicious food.
From its flavor-packed street food like tacos al pastor, chicharrónes, and frutas en tacha, to its emerging gastronomy scene, Mexico City is a haven for food-lovers. Looking for the best food in Mexico City? The best way to get a real, authentic taste is to meet and eat with locals!
Join one of our fun, and hands on full-on Mexican cooking classes where you can learn to make your own mezcal or homemade quesadillas and salsa, or discover off-the-beaten-path treasures on a food walk with your personal local guide. You'll learn so many tips from your guide or chef, taking your cooking to the next level.
Whether you choose to explore authentic Mexican dishes or something a little more unusual, the recipes on every menu will represent the eating culture of this wonderful country. As an alternative to a traditional Mexican cooking class, you could specialize in vegetarian recipes, vegan dishes, or explore the kind of divine dessert Mexico is famous for. A visit to Mexico City isn't complete without churros, Dulce de Leche, or even their amazing fried ice cream—you'll never eat in the same way again. An Eatwith authentic cooking class in Mexico City is the ideal occasion for family, friends, dates, or to meet new people.
For an experience that you'll remember forever, dine in a local Mexican family's home and enjoy traditional dishes you won't find in any restaurant. It's the best way to experience the cuisine and culture firsthand while making new friends you'll never forget. Feel safe as most experiences have free cancellation 48 hours before the event starts!
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