Private Cooking Class and Market Tour - Up to Two Persons
MyLittleAdventure logo
English / EUR
Private Cooking Class and Market Tour - Up to Two Persons
/ Russia / Moscow / Tours & Activities /
See details in English

Private Cooking Class and Market Tour - Up to Two Persons

3 h
About this activity
We invite you on private culinary lessons for Russian cuisine. Finally all these famous “bliny” (pancakes), “pelmeni” (boiled pastry with minced meat), “borsch" (meat beatroot soup) and other dishes are open to beginners and culinary amateurs!

• For all levels from beginners to experienced foodies.
• We meet in Tulskaya metro, and walk to the market which is nearby. When ready to leave, we will be walking to the school.
• Your hosts are Russian but speak perfect English and all classes will be in English (German, French, Spanish also available upon request and at an additional price).
• Minimum age: Children 4 – 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

The Market Tour

Our school offers guests a Moscow Market Tour, where the educated guide will explain the history of the area, the local food and cooking.

What will I learn?
• How to get there and what is the better selection of a market
• How to evaluate quality and select the best fresh seasonal produce
• How to buy and bargain in Moscow
• The history of markets, foods, and some cultural and cooking traditions

Cooking Class

Under the guidance of fun and friendly Russian hosts, who are all passionate about Russian cookery, you will immerse yourself in Russian life to discover the gastronomic delights of Moscow.

What will I learn?
• How to cook three Russian cuisine dishes
• As locals, we know about Moscow and the surrounding area, and will be able to teach you all about the origin of the ingredients used, the names of the dishes, and Russian traditions in general

Sample Russian Menus

Dishes vary according to the season and may include:
- Solyanka (sour meat soup)
- Traditional Borsh
- Beef stroganov
- Chicken Kyev
- Pelmeni (Russian dumplings)
- Herring “under fur coat” Salad
- Olivier Salad famous in the world as Russian Salad
- Baked Apples a-la “Kupetc” (with raisin and honey)
- Blini, "Pirozhki", “Varenilki” and all kinds of famous Russian bakery
- "Rasstegay" cake with fish stuffing

Dietary Requirements?

We can adapt the cuisine to vegetarian (not vegan) diet on special request. Please let us know about any allergies in advance.

Photography is allowed in the cooking class and in the market.
Read more Show less
  • Local taxes
  • Beverages in the class (tea, coffee)
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Equipment and ingredients for the class
  • Booklet with recipes
Not included
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any food allergies at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved from the meeting point to the market
  • Availability for the class cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of class availability
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code: wear comfortable shoes for walking
  • Photography is allowed in the cooking class and in the market
  • A maximum of 2 people per group/booking
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
5 | 2017-10-11

Highly recommend! Cooking was fun and delicious!

Collections This experience is part of these collections
You may also like
Click to discover other experiences See all
Tours & Excursions
Tours & Excursions 158 Activities
Walking tour
Walking tour 42 Activities
City Pass
City Pass 3 Activities
Kremlin 37 Activities
Metro tour
Metro tour 23 Activities
Car & Bus
Car & Bus 12 Activities
Red Square
Red Square 22 Activities
Soviet Moscow
Soviet Moscow 24 Activities
Churches & Monasteries
Churches & Monasteries 16 Activities
Diamond Fund
Diamond Fund 3 Activities
See all 18 Collections


  • Information & Tips
  • Collections
  • Tours & Activities


We use cookies to provide you the best experience. By continuing to browse this site, you accept the use of cookies. For more information, please read our privacy policy.