Cooking Class & Market Tour
This trip lets you delve into the rich and distinctive cuisine of Flores, from market to kitchen to tabletop. First up, hop aboard our boat and set sail to a local seafood market, where you will source and buy some key ingredients for traditional recipes. Next, heading to another local market by car, where you will get a closer look at daily life, centred around the serious business of shopping and cooking. Join Plataran’s exclusive cooking class to learn the secrets of Indonesian delicacies and discover timeless traditional methods that go into every dish. The Plataran Komodo Beach Resort cooking class provides you with a fascinating insight into the traditional customs of everyday cooking, whilst also demonstrating the importance of cuisine to local customs and culture. Participants learn about the exotic herbs and spices collected from locations throughout the archipelago and their usage in the Indonesian kitchen. Our chef will prepare four different styles of cooking class in which guests can learn according to their interests and experience. Participants who complete the course will receive a certificate of achievement.
• Visit to seafood market by sailing boat
• Visit local market to buy ingredients
• Private cooking class with our chef
• Three-course meal for lunch after cooking
• Mineral water and soft drink
• Cooking class certificate
• Manggarai souvenir: local Songke shawl
Note: We are open to special menu requests from our guests!