Oriental Food food classes in London
Oriental Food food classes in London

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Oriental Food

12 reviews
12 reviews

Oriental Food is a small shop selling cooking ingredients mainly focused on Chinese, Japanese and Korean. The shop is not big enough to be a one-stop shopping destination. Therefore the owner couple choose the food they like to introduce to local community. For a while, the couple found out some cooking books misunderstand or not clear explained lots ingredients. It made customers confused. The couple started to cook dishes and sell in the shop. All ingredients are used from their shop. All dishes are followed authentic tastes. If customers like the dish, they will show them what have been used. The couple enjoy to share their cooking skills with customers. As the dishes get popular, they started selling fresh prepared bentos in Oriental Food. Now they are also doing local delivery and you can find them on UberEats. More and more people come to ask how to cook the dishes. Here comes the cooking classes. Customers can learn how to make the most popular bentos in Oriental Food now. The owner couple are lovely to talk with. They share their authentic cooking techniques as well as modern trends. So you can make a perfect Chinese, Japanese and Korean food too.

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Zareen Emambocus
11 Jul
We really enjoyed the class and Simon is a lovely man. We would recommend him... Thank you
Sian
4 Jul
Such a great class. I am hopeless at making dumplings but the other half picked it up quite quickly! Would highly recommend to anyone looking to make, cook and eat some tasty food!
Meldit Cota
2 Jul
I must say Mr Simon at Oriental Food is very friendly and very informative. I throughly enjoyed my session with him. He started the class with the origins of the bubble tea , the pros and cons of the tea itself and the business application of the drink. Due to the covid restrictions I was the only one I call hence . There is so much of knowledge and experience he shared , I got to learn a lot from him . I will be definitely going back for a full 5 class session with him very soon . Definitely recommend this to people who are keen on learning how to make bubble tea for business and personal use. regards M
John Morgan
25 Jun
The teachers were so friendly and knowledgeable. The food we made was delicious and we had a great time. Thank you!

Reviews

Zareen Emambocus
11 Jul
We really enjoyed the class and Simon is a lovely man. We would recommend him... Thank you
Sian
4 Jul
Such a great class. I am hopeless at making dumplings but the other half picked it up quite quickly! Would highly recommend to anyone looking to make, cook and eat some tasty food!
Meldit Cota
2 Jul
I must say Mr Simon at Oriental Food is very friendly and very informative. I throughly enjoyed my session with him. He started the class with the origins of the bubble tea , the pros and cons of the tea itself and the business application of the drink. Due to the covid restrictions I was the only one I call hence . There is so much of knowledge and experience he shared , I got to learn a lot from him . I will be definitely going back for a full 5 class session with him very soon . Definitely recommend this to people who are keen on learning how to make bubble tea for business and personal use. regards M
John Morgan
25 Jun
The teachers were so friendly and knowledgeable. The food we made was delicious and we had a great time. Thank you!
Anonymous
10 Jun
I had a fantastic class with Simon and Hanna learning how to make steamed buns. I now know how to pleat the buns in a professional way!!馃榿
Nico
18 Sep
Simon and Hannah were wonderful hosts! We learned not only how to make the dumplings, but a lot about the history of Chinese cooking and what ingredients and styles are preferred in which regions. The dumplings (and wontons!) were super fun to make! They showed us how to "roll" them up and then how to "seal" them, giving tips on our technique as we went along. We then cooked and ate many of the dumplings and wontons, and then they gave us little trays to take the rest home to cook there. The following day, much to my surprise (I don't have a good cooking track record haha), I was able to cook the remaining dumplings we'd made in class. I was so happy, it was a great dinner. Class was intimate (just me and my friend) and space was small (at the back to the shop) but more than enough for us, had everything you could possibly need. Also, very convenient to be able to buy the frozen pastry wrappers to take home right there in the shop. I'll be trying to copy the whole process, beginning to end, soon. Thanks Hannah and Simon!
Georgie
14 Jul
A great one on one - fun and educational, plus a great tour of fab Chinese ingredients
Natasha Brown
21 Nov
This is very special food class. Never had it before. Well structured and very knowledgeable teacher. The dumpling itself taste lot different with normal ones. It combines very well with either spicy or not spicy meals/soup. Really good experience in Chinese food culture. Get tasted many signature dishes which you cannot find other places.
Anne
21 Nov
The teacher is friendly and kind. And now I can cook Kung Pao Chicken in my house during this class. Very useful cooking class.
Sure Baker
21 Nov
It was good fun to get hands on the flour, the mince and the pastry. First time to make though always order from takeaways. They make very different fillings with pork mince, shiitake and water chestnuts. Never had it any where else. Very best taste.
Hao
21 Nov
Making Chinese Pancake is fun and difficult than making crepes. The teacher has great skills in cooking and very knowledgable in Chinese food. Had great time to talk about the history and tasted their signature foods.
pooja
6 Nov
It was really fun and easy to learn the method! it is within the store so quite small but it made it feel more authentic. We learnt the technique and replicated at home and it went well!

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