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Can anyone recommend an English speaking Spanish/ Catalan cookery course in Barcelona

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whataboutbob Dec 4, 2012 01:23 PM

Hello Hounds

Wondering if anyone's recently done a cookery course in Barca. I'll be there in Sept 2013 all being well. Just looking for a one day course. Not too fussy about the format. Thanks.

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  1. c oliver RE: whataboutbob Dec 4, 2012 06:19 PM

    I know nothing about this but found it a while back when I was considering doing the same thing.

    http://www.cookandtaste.net/half-day-...

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      SusanB RE: c oliver Dec 5, 2012 05:04 PM

      We did the half day course and it was so much fun. We're experienced cooks and it's not as if we learned a lot of new techniques, but we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We made paella and it was delicious (although I know it's not Catalan).

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        c oliver RE: SusanB Dec 5, 2012 06:11 PM

        Great to hear. We loved everything about Barcelona so intend to revisit. I'll save that link. Thanks for chiming in.

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      whataboutbob RE: whataboutbob Dec 6, 2012 02:45 AM

      Thanks for the information. Tripadvisor raves about Espai Boisa- anyone tried it?

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        SnackHappy RE: whataboutbob Dec 6, 2012 06:57 AM

        Espai Boisa are notorious spammers on CH. I wouldn't trust anything said about them on TripAdvisor.

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        whataboutbob RE: whataboutbob Dec 6, 2012 07:58 AM

        Gosh!

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          whataboutbob RE: whataboutbob Dec 6, 2012 09:44 AM

          In retrospect, maybe 58 reviews on Tripadvisor, all of them 5 stars is a little odd. Has any one (with a history of posting on CH) been to Espai Boisa?

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