Private Cooking Class: Hands-on Siberian Pelmeni Making Workshop (3 hours) - uVisitRussia
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Private Cooking Class: Hands-on Siberian Pelmeni Making Workshop (3 hours)

Come and discover the real taste of Russian cuisine. Learn Russian cooking methods from an experienced local chef during 3-hours Russian cooking class in Saint-Petersburg. During this master-class, you will be learned how to cook the highlight of traditional Russian cuisine - "Siberian Pelmeni" - the beloved dish of the last Russian Tzar's friend Grigory Rasputin. As well, you will learn how to create Russian dishes such as "Stolichny salad" - very popular during the New Year celebrations and red-vegetable soup called "Borsch" (beetroot soup) or "schschi" (white sour cabbage soup). Sit down to eat your feast at the end of your cooking class.
  • Prepare traditional dishes such as Siberian Pelmeni, Borsch and Stolichny salad
  • Follow the step-by-step demonstrations from world-renowned chefs
  • Take a recipe book with you to recreate this fabulous Russian experience at home

Fall in love with Russia through its food during a 3-hour Russian cooking class! Your cooking class takes place in the centre of the Northern Capital of Russia - one of the most beautiful Russian cities - Saint-Petersburg. Meet your professional chef in the restaurant to participate in this cooking class.

In this relaxed and friendly atmosphere, you will learn Russian culinary secrets and cooking techniques. Follow the step-by-step demonstrations from the chefs, all of whom have worked in world-renowned restaurants, and start creating the classic Russian dishes that make up your meals.

Eating traditional Russian food is an unforgettable cultural experience! Prepare the first course, named "Russian borsch" - a red vegetable dish with meat. Add some sour cream to add to the real Russian taste. For the second course, make a salad named "Stolichny" with marinated cucumbers. Top off your classic Russian meal with a "Siberian Pelmeni" - the beloved dish of last Russian Tzar's friend Grigory Rasputin. After cooking your food, take a seat with your host and savour your creations alongside a glass of soft drink. Take the recipe book with you to recreate this fabulous Russian experience at home!


Type: Private Tour
Duration: 3 hours
Departure time: 11:00 AM

Important info

Price includes
  • Private cooking class
  • Professional chef assistance (speaks good basic English)
  • Complimentary glass of wine or some traditional national alcoholic drink
  • Food tasting
  • All necessary equipment
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Not included
  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your central hotel (Comfortable car/minivan with A/C) - available for additional cost upon request
  • Soft drinks
  • Personal expenses
Additional info
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Departure and Return
Departure point: Please contact the local operator directly after booking to confirm exact location and meeting time

Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

Sights included in program

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