Learn to cook Spain's national dish in the home of paella: Valencia!
- €5 off. Previously €60!
- Award-winning cooking school
- Easy to get to location near Central Market
- Market visit included
- Full lunch with local wine included
- No minimum group size
You can also save €10 per person on our Evening Paella Class.
Accompanied by your chef, you'll begin with a visit to the Central Market where you will go to various stalls and select the elements required to prepare a mouth-watering paella, including some secret ingredients that will give your dish that authentic Valencian taste.
A testimony to the importance of gastronomy in Valencia, you will easily lose yourself in the atmosphere, smells, colours and life of this vibrant market. You'll buy the ingredients according to the type of paella you want to make: Traditional Valencian, Seafood or Vegetarian (prices vary, see below).
After a welcome drink, it's all hands on deck as we head to the kitchen and start the paella cooking class proper. You'll get down to business with your chef guiding you through the steps to prepare the perfect paella.
Along with having a plenty of laughs with your chef and other students, you'll be learning some real Spanish chefs' tricks that are sure to impress next time you cook for friends at home.
This is a wonderful social activity, with everyone having fun in the kitchen and when you finish your rice masterpiece, the proof is in the tasting! Be your own judge as you sit down with the group for a "family" lunch and enjoy the final dish you proudly cooked with your own hands.
Note: A traditional Valencian paella is made with chicken and rabbit, but you can choose to cook it without the rabbit, or cook a seafood or vegetable version if you wish. All paellas are free of gluten and dairy products and don't contain any colours or preservatives. If you have any special dietary requirements here is a guide for what is contained in each type of paella:
|Traditional Paella||Seafood Paella||Vegetable Paella|
|Price per person||€55||€75||€65|
|Contains onions or garlic||No||Yes||No|
|Suitable for vegans||No||No||Yes|
|Free of colours and preservatives||Yes||Yes||Yes|
*You may be given the option to include snails in the traditional Valencia paella, but it is not compulsory. People with shellfish allergies should check with their doctor before consuming snails.
Traditional Valencian Paella: €55 per person (Save €5. Previously €60!)
Seafood Paella: €75 per person (Save €5. Previously €80!)
Vegetable Paella: €65 per person (Save €5. Previously €70!)
Availability: Monday to Saturday
Time: 10am. We also offer our Evening Paella Class at 6pm.
Duration: Approx. 5 hours (market visit approx. 1 hour and cooking class approx. 3 hours and 1 hour lunch time).
Meeting Point: School close to Central Market.
Languages: English, Spanish, Italian and French. Alternative languages available by request.
Suitable for: Everybody
What to bring: Comfortable clothes.
Includes: Market visit, cooking class with professional chef, cooking facilities and equipment, and all ingredients. Full meal with starter, main course, dessert, soft drinks and wine at the conclusion of your cooking class.
Not included: Transport to/from the meeting point (but very easy to get to central locaton)
E-ticket: Upon receipt of full payment, you will receive your E-ticket confirming the date, time and meeting place of your tour, along with any other necessary details.
Other information: We can also include transport to/from the meeting point for large groups at an additional cost, contact us for more information.