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Learn How to Make Delicious 'Alfajores' With a Local

by Travel Curious

Group experiences are in English unless specified as otherwise

  • Location
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Duration
    1h 30m (Private)
  • Group Size
    Up to 6 guests (Private)
  • Language(s)
    • English,
    • Español (Spanish)
  • Price

    from $359

Itinerary

One of the best ways to explore a new city and learn about their culture is through food, and on this Virtual Cooking Class, you will be travelling with your senses to South America.

Learn how to make one of the most popular pastries in Argentina - ‘Alfajores’.

They are an Argentine speciality, extremely popular across the country that has grown to become a large part of Argentina’s food culture. Traditional “alfajores” consist of two round, sweet, fluffy biscuits made from wheat flour or corn starch, and are stuck together with dulce de leche, which can be optionally covered with a layer of chocolate or powdered sugar, and a touch of coconut flakes all around it.

Though they are considered a confection or a pastry, any local will tell you there is no such thing as the ‘right time to eat them’. They are perfect at breakfast, with a coffee or tea in the afternoon, as a decadent dessert, or even as a late-night snack.

On this Virtual Cooking Class, prep alfajores side by side with your instructor on a seamless video call. Your chef will adapt to your pace, guide you step by step, and share their best tips to make the best alfajores, while telling you about life in Argentina and its rich culinary history. If you have a sweet tooth or want to explore new foods, these treats are a must-try!

They are a divine treat and will taste even better when you make them yourself.

Enjoy this cooking experience with your family, friends, and colleagues. It also makes a great gift experience!

Group Experience Private/Custom Experience
Who You will be one of several joining the experience from across the globe. Exclusive experience for you and/or your party
Interaction You will get a chance to ask questions, however, the guide will be attending to all participants. You will get more one on one time with your guide throughout the experience.
Experience Standard, curated for a group. You can make custom requests to your interests.
When Choose from an available time. Choose from an available time slot or request a specific date and time.
Price Not Available $359 total

Preparing for your Experience

 This experience will be broadcasted live where you will have a dedicated instructor for your private group for 90 minutes.

The Virtual Cooking Class will be conducted on Zoom, and you will receive a link in your email to gain access.

The recording of the tour will be available for all participants to keep for the future, so you can continue to make alfajores after the class.

The list of ingredients required for the class will be sent prior to the tour, so it’s advisable to book this experience at least a week in advance.

It’s designed as a private experience for you and your group. Each person/household can be connected from one device.

The price is set per tour is for a maximum of 6 people/households. If your party is larger, please contact us.

Meet Your Guide

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Travel Curious
Travel Curious

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