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Thai Cooking for a Cause

Thai Cooking for a Cause

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food and drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I’m new-ish to San Diego after having lived in Bangkok for several years, where I serve as Deputy Director in the Courageous Kitchen. I oversee day-to-day activity and manage food education programs for asylum seekers and refugees. I'm a huge foodie and private chef, with a passion for people and entertaining. In January of 2017 I launched a Thai cooking course for tourists in Bangkok and began…
Christy
Christy
Christy
Christy

What we’ll do

Join me in my home for a Southeast Asian inspired feast! PLEASE read entire description for booking details. We'll start by having some homemade Thai Tea together, then I'll show you how to create one of my favorite Asian dishes. Guests will learn how to make traditional Lao, Vietnamese, or Thai recipes. In addition to the dish we'll cook together, we'll have two more courses and some drinks to…

What else you should know

Feel free to invite friends, family, or book an awesome team building or dinner party all in the name of charity -- message for custom classes! Also, I can accommodate Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten free or dietary requests with advanced notice. Lastly, bring a hearty appetite and an open mind!

What I’ll provide

Lunch and Dinner
Tom Kha or Tom Yum + Two Entrees A very popular coconut based soup with lemongrass, galangal, and kaffir lime is the perfect introduction to Thai cuisine. Please note if you’d prefer Tom Yum, which is the spicy and sour version of the popular herb infused soup.
Tea, Water and Wine
I will provide 3 drinks with dinner: Thai Iced Tea, Water, and Glass of White Wine or Butterfly Pea juice. For kids classes or if you’re not a wine drinker, I can provide a popular Thai juice or Coconut Water with advanced notice. Also, please feel free to BYOB!

What to bring

A hearty appetite + an open mind
A light jacket or sweater
Containers for leftovers (just in case!)
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Where you'll be

Meet at my home in Mission Valley, San Diego located in a quiet complex. Parking directions will be sent at least 24 hours in advance. Start with a welcome drink and appetizer, then dive right into prep and taste testing. After you’ve had your appetizer, we’ll cook the rest of our meal and dine together family style. Each guest will have the opportunity to do some hands on cooking and can customize dietary preferences as needed.

This experience is available starting May 02, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused until 30 April 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

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.
Gluten-free
Gluten-free
Egg-free
Egg-free
Soy-free
Soy-free
Peanut allergy
Peanut allergy
Dairy-free
Dairy-free
Fish allergy
Fish allergy
Shellfish allergy
Shellfish allergy
Tree nut allergy
Tree nut allergy
Pescatarian
Pescatarian
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
Vegan
Vegan

Cancellation policy

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

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 5 and up can attend. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also consider that consuming raw or under-cooked meats, poultry,…

Alcohol

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

What to bring

A hearty appetite + an open mind

More tips

Feel free to invite friends, family, or book an awesome team building or dinner party all in the name of charity -- message for custom classes! Also, I can accommodate Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten free or dietary requests with advanced notice. Lastly, bring a hearty appetite and an open mind!
Christy
Thai Cooking for a Cause
111 reviews
From $134/person
111 reviews
From $134/person