Chefs’ Intensive Course

Learn the secrets of the Mexican & Oaxacan Cuisine

  • Seven days of in-depth study for chefs and avid cooks. Learn the secrets of Oaxacan, Pre-Hispanic, Yucatecan and Contemporary Mexican cuisine.
  • Sharpen your skills and learn the important techniques of working with Mexican ingredients. It’s all about food.
  • Visit markets, bakeries, mezcal producers. Forage in the forest for mushrooms (weather permitting) and enjoy intensive hands-on classes in our beautiful kitchen.
  • Culinary experiences from Night Taco Runs to Fine Dining

Good news! This course is already scheduled for next year. The dates are from June 21th to the 27th, 2019. There are some spots left...Book Now!


  • Hotel accommodations
  • Three meals a day
  • Cooking classes & demos
  • Entrance fees
  • Transportation while on the tour

For reservations please leave us a message:


1How do I know my payment was received ?
You should receive an email confirmation every time you make a payment, typically within a week of receipt of the check.
2What if I need to cancel?
Please contact us as soon as possible at or by phone at 011 521 951 508 0469 (from the United States) or from Oaxaca at 044 951 508 0469.
*If you are unable to come the day of the class, please let us know we really appreciate!
3What is not Included in the course?
Transfers from Airport, Alcoholic beverages, laundry and phone calls.
4When will I receive a detailed itinerary for the course I am taking?
Once you send a deposit and sign up for the course.
5Help! I don’t know what to pack for my course!
A detailed letter with a packing list will be sent, together with the itinerary for the course a few weeks before your departure!
6I would like to arrange a private course with Susana for a group of friends. Can that be arranged?
Absolutely! We do ask that you contact us well in advance with possible dates and interests of the group. Susana has done course for groups of chefs, family groups and friends of varying lengths of time within Oaxaca and also in other areas of Mexico. Private classes can also be arranged.