Prepare to roll up your sleeves and get your apron dirty!

Taste of Russia Hands on Cooking Classes are master classes offering full participation, making them an unforgettable experience. We offer short, intense courses preparing a wide range of the most popular and appetizing dishes from Russia, the CIS, Europe, the Far East, Middle East and Latin America.

Cooking classOur expert chef-instructors will guide you as you create your own sumptuous three to four course meals. Once everyone in the group has learned the techniques and timing to make classic dishes from Russian and other national cuisines, participants will plate up their culinary creations and enjoy them with a glass or two of thoughtfully chosen wine. And not to worry, we’ll take care of the dishes! Hands on Cooking Classes are available for daytime or evening events for up to 20 guest-participants.

Taste of Russia's Hands on Cooking Classes are a brilliant way to get to know your friends, colleagues and clients while allowing everyone  to show-off their hidden culinary talents.

Duration: Typical Hands on Cooking Courses are 3 hours. For more information on when particular courses are available, we invite you to check our Schedule. Please be sure to book your place in advance!

All our classes are hands-on, which makes them such an unforgettable experience. We offer a wide band of the most popular and tasty dishes of Russia, CIS as well as Europe, Far East, Middle East and Latin America.

If you are taking a private (not group) class, you have an option to choose from the below menu (or, if you prefer, any 3 dishes from the below):

Russian’s classicsOption 1 – Russian’s classics

  • Borsch (Russian beetroot soup) OR Chicken soup with lapsha (homemade pasta)
  • Pelmeni (meat dumplings)
  • Blini (thin pancakes) with sweet filling OR cottage cheese pastry (syrniki)

Russian’s Celebrations menuOption 2 – Russian’s Celebrations menu

  • Olivye salad
  • Beefstroganov OR Chicken Kiev style
  • Russian apple pie sharlotka

Fish optionOption 3 – Fish option

  • Herring under “fur coat” salad OR Ukha (fish soup)
  • Fish dumplings OR rasstegai (fish open pies)
  • Blini with salmon and cheese

Vegetarian Option 4 – Vegetarian (contain egg and milk products unless you ask to exclude)

  • Vegetarian borsch
  • Buckwheat with mushrooms and potato cutlets
  • Varenniki (dumplings) with cherry and cottage cheese

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