What you'll do
In this four-hour, hands-on class we’ll bake “conchas”, the king of Mexican breads. Complete with a crunchy topping, this decadent sweet bun is absolutely delicious; if you’ve never had one, you’re in for a real treat. We’ll make both chocolate and vanilla versions of this classic pastry in my home-based, professional kitchen, which is where I do most of my baking, but you can easily replicate the recipe in your home with minimal equipment.
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I’m a professional baker, cake decorator and food blogger based in Mexico City. I’m very passionate about the bread-making process, and lucky to live in a country where bread is delicious and abundant. *In addition to this bread baking class, now I'm hosting a second baking experience: make a tasty Tres Leches cake with me! More info here: http://www.airbnb.com/experiences/37946
Chocolate/vanilla conchas. Recipe card. Happy to accommodate dietary restrictions. Dairy free / vegetarian / vegan options…
Hot chocolate (Mexican from Oaxaca) / Coffee (Mexican from Chiapas made with Italian or French press) / Tea
Pastry molds to take home
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Where you'll be
Enjoy the authentic experience of cooking in a Mexican household. I live and work in Las Américas, a beautiful and quiet neighborhood in northern Mexico City. A cheap Uber ride will take you from whenever in the city to my place. Please ask for directions if you prefer using public transportation.
Things to keep in mind
If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like your needs to be accommodated.
Tree nut allergy
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Up to 6 guests ages 10 and up can attend. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also consider that consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry,…
VEGAN and DAIRY-FREE options available, let me know when booking the experience. Want to learn another Mexican bread, cake or sweet recipe? Let me know—chances are we can bake it together.
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