Cooking Class - Flavors of Spain and Portugal

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Learn how to make three authentic Iberian dishes from scratch with Chef Gustavo.

Iberia is an area of Europe comprising Spain and Portugal. In this hands-on cooking class with Chef Gustavo, you will learn how to make three distinctive dishes of the region completely from scratch using fresh, high-quality ingredients.

Begin with gambas al ajillo diablo, a recipe featuring shrimp cooked in a garlic, parsley, lemon and white wine sauce. Next, cook spiced Valencian paella the traditional Spanish way: In a wood fire with vegetables, pork, chicken and saffron. Finally, prepare homemade crêpes filled with either dulce de leche or Nutella.

Guests are welcome to bring wine and beer to enjoy during the class.

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 6
  • Meal Courses 3
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Labels Couples, Gourmet, Group, Latin, Spanish

Cozymeal guest reviews for this experience

Jess U.


25 Sep 2022

Wonderful evening!

Andrew Carpenter .

Andrew Carpenter

04 Sep 2022

We had a wonderful time! Gustavo did a great job explaining the steps we took in preparing our meal, and we learned a couple of techniques to use at home. His space is welcoming and it was just as fun talking to him as it was cooking.

Sufei W.


24 Aug 2022

We had a wonderful dinner with Chef Gustavo!

$ 110 Per person

all-inclusive: 3-hour class, 3-course meal and taxes.

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Meet your chef

Chef Gustavo
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Latin American cuisine is what Chef Gustavo is all about. As the owner and executive chef of Rumba Café in Adams Morgan for 20 years, he understands this cuisine more than anything else. He draws his inspiration from his own travels through Latin America, the Caribbean, France, Spain and more. He studied at L’ Academie de Cuisine and is knowledgeable in French cuisine as well. He is available to teach classes in both English and Spanish.

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