Cooking in the Yucatan, Mexico
with Chef Anita Lo:
Feb. 24-Mar. 2
Food has no borders
Spend 6 days with Chef Anita Lo exploring the beauty and bounty of the Yucatán. Learn from local cooks in hands-on cooking classes where you’ll prepare salsas, guacamole, panuchos, poc chuc, pollo pibil, tortillas and so much more.
Chef Lo’s cooking class will teach you how to make a meal using local ingredients with her signature, contemporary take on Yucatecan cuisine.
Chef Lo, Hacienda Petac
Our Hacienda Es Su Hacienda
Savor your 7 day/6 night culinary adventure in an elegant, restored 17th century hacienda, with just 7 bedrooms. It’s situated on 250 acres of gardens and natural habitat with walking trails surrounding a swimming pool, spa, salon and gym pavilion.
Shaped by traditional hacienda architecture, The Casa Principal includes expansive terraces, elegant living rooms and a library with a well-stocked bar. Soak in the sound of pouring waterfalls and bird songs, while lounging on outdoor terraces. The beautiful bedrooms include luxurious baths, high ceilings and ceramic tile floors. An attentive staff will take care of your every need.
Depending on the hour of arrival, guests will either be greeted with iced Jamaica tea and botanas or tea and a light supper. We make the best Margaritas and serve the coldest beers at your request!
After lunch there will be time for a few massages… Margely, our masseuse will be available to schedule appointments
This evening, enjoy a Mixology class followed by supper follows in the Dining Room, with a special celebration for two of our guests.
Lunch on the terrace Enjoy your free time for a few hours this afternoon. Stroll the gardens or take a nap at the pool or enjoy the Jacuzzi. We have a Fitness Center that is always open, with Treadmill, Elliptical, and stationery Bike plus free weights.
After supper, we suggest the Games Room/Salon de Juegos has a pool table, chess table, decks of cards, and scores of other board games and Sonos Music.
Transfers and taxis will be arranged according to your departure time.
•7 day/6-night package includes luxurious accommodations
•All meals, beers and margaritas
•Traditional Yucatecan Cooking Class
•Merida Tour, Gastronomy Museum
•Tropical Drink demonstration class
•Botanans, salsas and Guacamole class
•Panuchos, Poc Chuc and Tortillas class
•Excursion to Celestun and Flamingo Nature Reserve
•Cooking Class with Chef Anita Lo
•Farewell Dinner and Trova Serenade
•WiFi, daily Laundry, 24 hour on-site manager, staff, daily housekeeping
•Use of the fitness center, pool and spa area.
Cost: On request