Visit to the Market & Cooking Experience
Learn about the history and traditions of Portuguese cuisine! Head to the local market under the guidance of a qualified Madeira-born guide who knows the best local fruits, flowers, vegetables, and fresh fish. Surprise yourself with the delicious dishes of this beautiful island. We will begin with an in-depth visit to the local market, where you will learn about the origins, history, and traditions of tropical fruits, exotic flowers, unusual fish, and seasonal vegetables.
After the market, we will head to our restaurant, where you will be astonished by the magnificent view of the city. Our young, dynamic, and relaxed cooks await you for a delicious adventure! From a simple ceviche of local fish to the emblematic fish Espada with banana guacamole and "Espetada," skewered beef, the world of fusion cooking is demystified and made easy and fun in our culinary experience. You'll learn the basics and pick up a few hacks for your kitchen. Our culinary experiences end with a delicious meal and carefully selected Portuguese wines. We'll gather at our rooftop table with a great view to enjoy fantastic food and mingle with those who share the love of all things culinary.
Highlights: regional market, a local restaurant, a cooking class.
Included: a tour guide, expert chef instructions, a lunch comprised of dishes made in class, a selection of local wines, dessert, coffee, and a notebook.
Not Included: pick-up and drop-off (starting from the meeting point). A minimum of two people is required for this tour.