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Let's cook empanadas salteñas

Rated 4.97 out of 5 from 78 reviews.Salta, ArgentinaPart of the Airbnb Cooking collection

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Cooking experience hosted by Silvia

2 hours
Argentinian
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English, Spanish, Polish

What you'll do

We will meet in my house near to 9 de Julio square to start preparing our empanadas (with meat). If it´s sunny we will cook in the garden. We will have all the ingredients ready before your arrival. Any time is good to make new friends. We will listen to music, enjoy new flavors and drink delicious local wine. Once the empanadas are done, we will enjoy a wonderful lunch in the sun. To finish we will surprise you with a local dessert.

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What's included

  • Food
    Empanadas and dessert
  • Drinks
    Wine, water
  • Equipment
    Everything you need to cook
From ﺩ.ﺇ122
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Silvia

Host on Airbnb since 2017
  • 78 Reviews
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I am Silvia and with my aunt Cecilia, a great cook teacher, we would love to share with travelers from all over the world the secrets of the wonderful traditional dishes of Salta. We will show you how to prepare empanadas and we will enjoy a wonderful lunch.
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Where you'll be

We will meet in our house in PASAJE ARTEAGA 1159 (SALTA)

Rated 4.97 out of 5 from 78 reviews.

Etienne
March 2020
Le cours d'empanadas de Silvia est une expérience très conviviale et chaleureuse. Nous avons passé un très beau moment d'échange à cuisiner et déguster les empanadas dans le jardin.
Kim
March 2020
This lesson is just perfect. I will give this over 10 points by 10. I actually had a lesson from Cecilia and Mercedes, who are professional for Empanadas and relatives of Silvia. The garden which the lesson takes place in is beautiful and the hosts are really nice. Cecilia, Silvia`s aunt and professional for Empanadas, is considerate for guests and is willing to give a lot of information of Empanadas and the culture of Argentina and Salta. For some reason, Silvia didn`t do the lesson but Cecilia and Mercedes did. Mercedes helped to translate Cecilia`s Spanish to English. Mercedes is good at English, so that everything was easy to understand and clear. Do not worry if you don`t speak Spanish :) I definitely recommend this lesson to other guests :) This will give you a special experience to have the traditional food of Argentina and the culture of Argentina.
This lesson is just perfect. I will give this over 10 points by 10. I actually had a lesson from Cecilia and Mercedes, who are professional for Empanadas and relatives of Silvia. T…
Mark And Teresa
March 2020
I will say this, the empanadas we made were the best we had in all of Argentina! We had a lovely group of 5 for the class. It was a beautiful day in the garden, wonderful company that shared many laughs and food that we made and wine. What pleasure! A real unique and fun experience for us. One gentleman in our group from Ireland said, as he left "I really needed that." So true, sums it up perfectly.
I will say this, the empanadas we made were the best we had in all of Argentina! We had a lovely group of 5 for the class. It was a beautiful day in the garden, wonderful company t…
Jason
March 2020
¡Me lo pasé muy bien! Recomiendo que lo hagas. Muy atento y amable. Gracias otra vez una de mis experiencias favoritas en Argentina.
Howard
March 2020
Great experience. I was the only participant on they day I did it. It was still super fun. Host was very nice and personable. Empanadas were very good.
Honor
February 2020
This was our favourite lunch in Salta in terms of taste, company and value for money! Sylvia and Cecília were both very welcoming and taught us both how to create the most delicious empanadas, as well as gave us the confidence to try conversational Spanish. We’d thoroughly recommend this experience!
This was our favourite lunch in Salta in terms of taste, company and value for money! Sylvia and Cecília were both very welcoming and taught us both how to create the most deliciou…

Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like an accommodation.
Shellfish allergy
Fish allergy
Tree nut allergy
Egg-free
Soy-free
Dairy-free
Peanut allergy

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

The empanadas are made with meat, eggs, potatoes and onion. Children are welcome. We have everything you need to cook. You just have to bring good appetite.