Team Building Activity - Taco Competition

You and your teammates will learn all the secrets to making authentic Mexican tacos.

Join Chef Paco for a competition-themed team building cooking class, where you'll learn how to make one of the most beloved dishes ever: Tacos!

For this menu, you'll start by sautéing mushrooms with chile de arbol and white wine vinegar. Then, you'll make handmade tortillas and compete with your colleagues to see who makes the best taco with different toppings like steak, shrimp, chicken, spicy salsa, chimichurri, black beans and more. For dessert, work together as you prepare traditional cajeta crêpes with fresh strawberries.

Guests are welcome to purchase wine and beer from the venue.

  • Minimum Guests 14
  • Maximum Guests 30
  • Meal Courses 3
  • Event Duration 2 hours
  • Labels Beginner, Cooking Competition, Corporate, Fun, Group
COVID-19 protocols this chef will implement are:
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Reviews guests left for this experience



10 Nov 2023

Chef Paco did a great job overall. We would have preferred a larger space for our group. Also the event was an hour shorter than we expected. We would have preferred more cooking instructions. That being said, the group had a good time.

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22 Nov 2023

Chef Paco was great and thought us some really useful techniques for making ravioli. His kitchen was spacious and inviting. Great experience and would recommended to anyone!



20 Nov 2023

Chef Paco was fantastic! Our team loved his personality, interaction with team, communication and overall ability to teach us how to make great pizza! We look forward to our next outing with Chef Paco in early 2024!

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Chef Paco has been honing his culinary skills in the kitchens of many iconic Chicago restaurants as well as using his creative talents working for two of Chicago's most prominent catering companies. Chef Paco’s upscale restaurant and catering experiences paired with his international work experiences in Italy, Mexico, and Romania are all woven together in his incredible cooking classes that you won’t want to miss!

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Cancellation Policy

For your selected date, , you will receive a refund minus a cancellation fee of $650 if you cancel. The noted cancellation fee is to cover the venue, which is non-refundable.
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