The cooking class takes place in Chef Teresa’s Tz’utujil home.
Lake Atitlan Cooking Classes, our Lake Atitlan Cooking Classes are perfect for people who love traditional foods and want to learn how to make these dishes. Lake Atitlan Cooking Classes introduce you to the flavors of ancestral Maya cooking while providing an incredible opportunity to be a part of daily life with a Tz’utujil Maya family.
Enjoy private and small-group Lake Atitlan Cooking Classes, including a tour of a traditional Guatemalan market, where you will learn about unique regional ingredients. This isn’t a cooking demonstration, it’s a hands-on cooking experience.
Participant will prepare and cook the food together with the guidance of Chef Teresa. Throughout the class, Chef Teresa will explain the ingredients, tradition, and history behind each dish so you can understand why they are so important to Guatemalan/Mayan culture.